Puddle Jumping

Age
2-5 years
Child Development
Exploring nature
Equipment
Waterproof boots
Muddy buddy
Physical Activity

This activity aims to develop the fundamental movement skills of balance, coordination, and locomotion (jumping, hopping).

Where this can be played
Outdoors
How to Play

Take it in turns to jump in puddles! Challenge each other to see who can make the highest splash, or who can find and jump in the biggest puddle!

Change it up / Alternatives / Additional Options
  • Read the book ‘Messy Jessy Gets Active’.
  • If you have a child with a disability, they may be able to participate in this activity without adaptations or modifications.