Children will love the games in this book because they truly are fun! A collection of over 50 traditional and modern games with physical, emotional and intellectual benefits. Children will learn fine and gross motor skills as well as self-control, direction, dexterity, hand/eye co-ordination, communication, participation and co-operation. They will also learn about colours, shapes, parts of the body, counting, number recognition and sequencing. Games can be adapted for children with lower and higher abilities.
The games will help children learn these social skills:
• Taking turns • Sharing • Confidence • Attention • Observation • Listening
• Imagination • Risk-taking • Empathy • Winning and losing• Interaction
Includes Bright Beats Music CD, and CD-ROM of appendices to print out.