Category Archives: Outdoors

KIDFUN activities work in lots of places but often there are games that are just played outdoors — in the backyard, in the park, on the cement, or while taking a walk.

Homemade Badminton

Sharla   November 12, 2014   No Comments on Homemade Badminton

It was my granddaugther Jaclyn’s first birthday party and Hope, her mom, came up with such great ideas. (Do you think she was raised on KIDFUN?!) She had kids in the backyard playing homemade Badminton, like Sari is doing here. Actually, there was no net but that was fine! It’s simple to make the racket. Take a paper plate and… Read more »

Follow Me!

Sharla   June 13, 2014   No Comments on Follow Me!

I visited Ryan’s kindergarten class at Congregation M’kor Shalom yesterday and thought this was a perfect KIDFUN idea that her wonderful teacher, Mrs. Rothman, was playing. She said — “Let’s all sing our Good morning song,” but she started with this game. The students had to follow her, make the same motions she made. What a tease! First Mrs. Rothman… Read more »

A Part of Art

Sharla   October 4, 2013   No Comments on A Part of Art

Ryan has always loved sculpture. Okay, I’ll take some credit for that. We’d look for it everywhere. I found this old photo of Ryan when we were visiting Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, NJ. What could be better than a sculpture garden! Well, for me the combination is ideal and, it turned out, for Ryan, too. She loved turning into… Read more »