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Backward Day

Time

  • All day

Materials

  • Common items used for self-care

Directions

Do your day backward. For example, you might begin the day with dinner, brush your teeth before you eat, put on your shoes before your shirt, or comb your hair and then mess it up.

Extensions

  • Eat dinner starting with dessert and working to the salad or first course.
  • Have a burger and fries for breakfast, or an omelet for dinner.
  • Wear some articles of your clothing backward.

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Copyright © 2004 by Susan Kettmann. Excerpted from The 2,000 Best Games & Activities with permission of its publisher, Sourcebooks, Inc.

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September 1, 2014



Don't forget to hydrate! Forego sugary juices and sodas and pack a bottle of water in your child's lunch. If your child likes a little more flavor, spice it up with lemon, lime, cucumbers, or fresh fruit.


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