Vigorous play, developing body control and spatial awareness; cooperative play
- On a carpeted area, clear some space to make a “rink”
- Provide each child with two pieces of paper (8 ½” x 11”) and have them put one under each foot. Stride forward and backward as if skating on ice.
- Have skating races, create a path to follow, or skate to music.
This activity aims to develop the fundamental movement skills of: balance, locomotion (agility, sliding), and coordination.
Source – Hop, Skip and a Jump