July 4th Patriotic Games


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 hang it.
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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U.S.A. Patriotic Catcher 

Kids will learn the answers to eight basic

USA citizenship
questions such as,

Why did the Pilgrims come to America? What is the US Constitution?, and What does the First Amendment guarantee?