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Activity - Pass the Christmas Ornament  Wednesday, 13 December 2017



Pass the Christmas Ornament

Straw for each child
Ornaments cut out of tissue paper (tree, stocking, star, etc.)

How To Play: Divide the group into teams and sit in a line.  Each child has a straw and the first person to start inhales in their straw to pick up the first ornament from the basket in front of them and then they turn to the next person and exhales to release the ornament into their hands.  They then use their straw to pick up the ornament and pass it to the next person.  So on until all the ornaments are in another basket at the end of the line.  No hands to be used. 

This is a fun and cheap game with a host of developmental benefits.  For example: