Long Jump

Preschooler running around and smiling at Bright Horizons day care

This activity promotes development and learning by encouraging children to use large muscles to explore and interact with the environment.

Materials Needed:

  • Journal or paper
  • Writing implements
  • Blocks

Participants: This activity is intended for adult/child interaction.

Directions:

  1. Have each person jump from a line on the floor.
  2. Use the blocks to measure how far each person jumped.
  3. In their journal, have the child draw the number of blocks you each jumped.
Preschooler running around and smiling at Bright Horizons day care
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