Rainy Day Activities

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Rainy Day Activities has everything you need to make being stuck inside fun! Filled with quiet games to create relaxing moments, active games to get the wiggles out, and games that require no materials at all. Excerpted from Transition Tips and Tricks, Rainy Day ...
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Overview


Rainy Day Activities has everything you need to make being stuck inside fun! Filled with quiet games to create relaxing moments, active games to get the wiggles out, and games that require no materials at all. Excerpted from Transition Tips and Tricks, Rainy Day Activities is just the thing to chase away the rainy-day-blues!

Great for:
Childcare Programs
Teachers of Preschool through 2nd Grade
Before & After School Programs
Camps
Parents

Jean Feldman has been actively involved in education for over 30 years as a classroom teacher, teacher trainer, consultant, and author. She is the author of several early childhood books, including Transition Time and Transition Tips and Tricks. Jean lives in Dunwoody, Georgia.

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Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature
One of the great things about this book is that many of the suggested activities require no materials at all, and others require materials that most people already have on hand (a roll of toilet paper, a small block, and masking tape). Divided into categories of "Get Up and Get Moving," "No Materials Needed," and "Relaxing and Calming Activities," each activity is organized around the questions, when, why, what, and what else. The "What Else" section suggests ideas for expanding or varying the activity. This large format (8 x 10) paperback will be useful to parents, day care providers, and teachers of children in grades K-2 who need a source for spur-of-the-moment fun and easy-to-do activities. 2000, Gryphon House, $7.95. Ages Adult. Reviewer: Linnea Hendrickson
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780876592120
  • Publisher: Gryphon House, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/1/2000
  • Pages: 64
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Meet the Author


Jean Feldman has been actively involved in education for more than 35 years as a classroom teacher, author, and consultant. Dr. Feldman has a B.A. from the University of Georgia, a D.A.S.T. from Emory University, and a M.A. and Ph.D. from Georgia State University.
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Table of Contents

Get Up and Get Moving!
Paddle Ball 8
Space Ball 9
Catch and Review 10
Can Catch 11
Windup Key 12
Balance Beam 13
Crossover Movement 14
Jack Be Nimble 15
Sunshine Band 16
Jukebox 17
One-Minute Dramas 18
Firecracker Boom! 19
Juggling 20
Blue Bird 21
Four Corners 23
Jumping Beans 24
No Materials Needed!
Row Your Boat 26
London Bridge 27
Lassie and Laddie 28
Singing the ABCs 29
Alphabet Chant 30
Nursery Rhyme Time 31
Bubble Gum 32
Let's Make Music! 33
Popcorn 34
Let's Do a Little Twirling 35
There Was a Wise Teacher 36
Ride That Pony 37
Chugga Chugga 38
Robots 39
Mother Goony Bird 40
Hello, Neighbor! 41
Everybody Shake a Hand 42
Baby Birds 43
The Quiet Touch 44
Relaxing and Calming Activities
Mozart-Food for the Brain! 46
Me and the Music 47
Relax Bottle 48
Twinkling Stars 49
Marshmallow Feet 50
Listen Please! 51
Positive Feedback 52
Wiggle Wobble 53
Stop and Drop 54
2-4-6-8-10 55
Clocks 56
The Gumball 57
Peaceful Spray 58
Peace Talks 59
Pick Me 60
Partner Picks 61
Cloud Ride 62
Tighten-Relax 63
Index 64
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