Bean Bag Circle Pass

Age: Toddler, Preschoolbeanbags3-red

Equipment: Bean bag

Space requirements: Small space

Activity description:

  • While standing in a circle, children pass a bean bag around the circle.
  • Add more bean bags and encourage the children to work together to keep the bean bags moving.

Skill development:

  • Physical skills: passing and receiving an object; eye-hand coordination; spatial awareness
  • Non-physical skills: sharing; cooperation; critical thinking; problem solving

Adjust the challenge:

  • Children can try sitting instead of standing.
  • Progress to throwing and catching the bean bags.
  • Have bean bags moving in different directions.

Activity modified from: Ophea Early Learning Resource

Posted in 18 months-2.5 years (Toddler), 2.5-4 years (Preschool), A-B, Equipment required, Small space

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