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Cross the Creek

Materials

  • Rope or string

Directions

  1. Mark two lines two feet apart on the floor with rope or string to make a "creek."
  2. Have each player take a turn jumping across the creek.
  3. Widen the creek by moving the ropes apart another three or four inches. Have the players jump again.
  4. Keep widening the creek and having the players jump until they fail to make it across.
  5. The winner is the player who's able to cross the widest creek.
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Copyright 2001 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Children's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.

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