Here are some of the races we will be doing.
1. Statue of Liberty - Yellow ball on top of small cone
2. Betsy Ross Fabric Wash - Strips of red white and blue fabric in a kiddy pool.
Child runs, takes out a piece of wet fabric and races to the clothes line to
3. 4th of July fireworks - Child runs with 5 balls to end line and throws them
in the air, gathers them up and runs back.
4. Niagara Falls - Team lines up in front of kiddie pool and passes a soaked
sponge over heads.
5. Red, White, and Blue beach ball kick (soccer dribble with red, white, and
blue beach balls)
6. American Diner - 6 cups on a tray filled with water from pool, balance while
racing to bucket and dump in.
7. Rescue 911 - One child in Hoola-hoop, holds hoop at waist level, the
"drives" second child who holds on to the back of Hoola-hoop.
Have fun, Lorraine.
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Kids will learn the answers to eight basic
USA citizenship questions
Why did the Pilgrims come to America? What is the US
Constitution?, and What does the First Amendment guarantee?