Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Pantry Hotwheel Obstacle Course

on your mark.
get set.

1. hop the canned food one at a time
2. grind along the oven handle.
3.through the fridge door
4. over to the cling wrap
5. Ride one and jump
6. land and ride the gallon zip locs
7. Fly and land in the big yellow mixing bowl.
8. the end.

Cost: FREE

VARIATIONS: Mix it up and change the course.  Look around your kitchen/pantry and see what else you could use in your obstacle course. Have them make up the steps.  If they are old enough have them write them out like instructions to a game.  You could time each other.  You could race action figures instead of cars.  

Monday, March 15, 2010

Following Directions

A friend of mine recently posted something I thought was perfect for Likely Classroom:

A Brilliant Following Directions Activity