For this activity, your child will imagine he or she is a tightrope walker in a circus. Choose a crack in the sidewalk or a seam in a floor to be the rope. Imagine that it is important to keep your balance and hold arms out wide. Walk on tip-toe forwards, backwards, and sideways. Try turning on the rope and balancing on one foot. The important thing is not to fall off!
From 365 Days of Creative Play by Sheila Ellison & Judith Gray. Copyright © 2005 by Sheila Ellison & Judith Gray. All rights reserved. Used by arrangement with Sourcebooks, Inc.
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