The Invisible Chair

Invisible Chair

Details Players: 1 child, 1 parent Equipment: 1 ball of any kind, a wall Introduction and story This game will strengthen your child’s legs and improve their agility. Story - Every day, a little boy had to sit on his chair under an apple tree near his house and wait for the apples to fall. Once they had fallen he would pick … [Read more...]

The World of the Weird Spelling Championships

World of the Weird Spelling Championships

Details Players: 1 child Equipment: Nothing is required Introduction and story This game will help your child practice their spelling and will strengthen their stomach muscles. Story - You have been invited to the World of Weird Spelling Championships and you have the chance to win!  The weird thing is that you can only spell out … [Read more...]

Down by the Pond

Spiderwalk

Details Players: 1-2 children Equipment: 1 marker (anything can be used as a marker) Introduction and story This game will help your child practice their counting, as well as strengthen their legs. Story - Frog has finally arrived at a new pond and is about to settle in, but there is already another resident here, Spider. Spider … [Read more...]

Planting the Garden

Running

Details Players: 1 child Equipment: 2 markers (anything can be used as a marker) Introduction and story This game will improve your child’s balance. Story - Your mum wants to have a beautiful garden, so you decide to surprise her by planting lots of pretty flowers and trees. Be sure to plant them in lots of different places so your … [Read more...]

Superhero Challenge

Star jumps

Details Players: 1-2 children Equipment: 1 towel, 3 markers (anything can be used for a marker) Introduction and story This game will get your child’s heart beating faster, and it will also help them maintain a good posture. Story - You’re the world’s best superhero and you need to stop the bank robbers stealing all the money … [Read more...]

Avalanche!

Step up

Details Players: 1 child Equipment: 1 wall, 1 step opposite the wall at least 10 metres away OR 1 marker (anything to mark distance) Introduction and story This game will strengthen your child’s arms, while giving them a chance to practice their counting. Story - You are an explorer, walking through the mountains and you come across … [Read more...]

A Race Against Time

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Details Players: 1-4 children, 1 parent Equipment: 10 tennis balls, 2 baskets/containers, 1 towel (this is enough equipment for 1 child), 1 stopwatch/timer Introduction and story This game will improve your child’s speed and coordination. Story - The future of the earth depends on you. The world is running out of energy and in order … [Read more...]

The Parent Trap

Pushing Wendell

Details Players: 1-2 children, 1 parent Equipment: 4 markers OR corners of a room, with walls at least 8 metres long Introduction and story This game will strengthen your child’s core and legs, while giving both of you a chance to bond. Story - Your mum/dad is feeling really lazy, but they need to get to the shops to get the food for … [Read more...]

The Animal Parade

Crab walk

Details Players: 1 child Equipment: 4 markers (anything can be used to mark distances) Introduction and story This game will get your child’s entire body working, with a range of exercises for leg, arm and core muscles. Story - A crowd has gathered on the main street of town, and everyone is getting excited as the marching band … [Read more...]

The Exercise Compass

2Bumkicks

Details Players: 1-4 children, 1 parent Equipment: 4 Hoops (if hoops are not available the child can just perform the exercise next to the instruction cards), 4 instruction cards detailing the exercise to complete, a Stereo and Music Preparation: Create instructions cards with one of the following words written on them “Hopping”, “Star … [Read more...]