Everyone at Redleaf Press® is buzzing with anticipation for the start of the Summer Olympics. Why not join in on the fun and create your own Olympic games with children? Check out these ideas:
Kick off your Olympic games with a dance presentation from One, Two, What Can I Do? Dance and Music for the Whole Day.
Let children challenge their developing muscles and balance. Use these easy-to-follow instructions from Do-It-Yourself Early Learning: Easy and Fun Activities and Toys from Everyday Home Center Materials to make your own balance beam.
Set up a fun obstacle course where children can practice their motor skills. Use these ideas from Brain-Based Early Learning Activities: Connecting Theory and Practice.
All athletes deserve nutritious snacks, so whip up these tasty fruit- and veggie-packed smoothies from The Early Sprouts Cookbook.
Tell us: What are your favorite Olympic events?