Touch That Colour

Age: Preschool, Kindergarten

Equipment: None

Space requirements: Small space, open space

Activity description:

  • Children skip around the space.
  • Call out a colour and a body part and then children run to touch an object that colour with the specified body part.

Skill development:

  • Physical skills: skipping; running; bending; stretching; balancing
  • Non-physical skills: self-discovery; critical thinking; colour recognition

Adjust the challenge:

  • Children walk rather than run.

Activity modified from: Government of Ontario – Education Daily Physical Activity in Schools Grades 1 to 3

Posted in 2.5-4 years (Preschool), 4-6 years (Kindergarten), No equipment required, Open space, S-Z, Small space

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