Parachute Play by Play, wiggle, and laugh as you introduce young children to Parachute Play. Using a parachute or large bed sheet, start with the Basic Sessions to teach young children how to hold and move the chute. Now you're ready to expand into WarmUp Exercises, play Holiday, Seasonal, and Everyday Games, and relax with Cool-Down Activities. Over 150 games which you and your children will enjoy playing inside and outside. The original Parachute Play book sold over 100,000 copies. Now it is totally updated, expanded, and revised. All new illustrations make this a light, airy, fun to use book with young children ages 3-8. Sampling of Contents Introduction -- What is Parachute Play? -- Using Parachute Play -- Keeping Things Under Control 8 Basic Sessions: WarmUp Exercises -- Balloon Float -- Parachute Pulls -- Ripples & Waves -- Number Snap Everyday Games -- Happy Birthday -- Window Washer -- Parachute "Hello" -- Tootsie Roll -- Tummy Tag -- Parachute Rollerball Holiday & Seasonal Games -- Parachute Freeze -- Easter Egg Hunt -- Wiggle Worm -- Red, White, and Blue -- Turkey Feathers -- Jingle Bells Cool-Down Activities -- Breathe & Wave -- Rag Doll -- Good Bye Balloons -- Rock-A-Bye Baby -- Are You Sleeping? -- Shh!
Call Number: GV1218.P34 W55 2000
Publication Date: 2004-12-01