Activity Ideas for Kindergarten-aged Children


  • Build an obstacle course
  • Play a game of catch
  • Try a game of hockey using pool noodles instead of sticks
  • Draw a hopscotch grid using sidewalk chalk
  • Play a game of What Time is it Mr. Wolf?
  • Visit a local skating rink or splash pad
  • Make the letters of the alphabet in the air using their hands and feet
  • Try balancing a bean bag on your hand, shoulder or head while walking around
  • Play a game of Simon Says
  • Go for a nature scavenger hunt around the neighbourhood
Course Menu
  1. Physical Activity and Early Childhood: Building Lifelong Habits
  2. Learning Objectives
  3. About the Best Start Resource Centre
  4. Theory Review
  5. Theory Review
  6. Theory Review
  7. Physical Activity for Infants (0-18 months)
  8. Activity Ideas for Infants
  9. Physical Activity for Toddlers (1.5 – 2.5 years old)
  10. Activity Ideas for Toddlers
  11. Physical Activity for Preschoolers (2.5 – 4 years old)
  12. Activity Ideas for Preschoolers
  13. Physical Activity for Kindergarten-aged Children (4-6 years old)
  14. Activity Ideas for Kindergarten-aged Children
  15. Tips for Families
  16. Tips for Families
  17. Tips for Professionals
  18. Tips for Professionals
  19. Tips for Physical Activity
  20. Modification Ideas
  21. Modification Ideas
  22. Modification Ideas
  23. Equipment Suggestions
  24. Website Review
  25. Personal Action Planning
  26. Personal Action Planning
  27. Thank You
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