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Scales and weights are required for this game. Before comm...

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Each child should have a pair of knitting-pins ([A]wooden one...

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_10 to 60 or more players._ _Gymnasium; playground; scho...

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A very simple game. One player goes out. The others decide on...

Days Of Week
Name first row across the room, Monday; second, Tuesday; thir...

Making A Chain

Source: Games Without Music For Children
Category: GAMES FOR THE PLAYGROUND





The game is started by one child who catches another and says:--

I have caught you, come away,
Let us make a chain to-day.

The two then join hands and catch another, repeating the same words;
then the three start off and catch another, and so on until all are
caught.

The last child caught starts the game again, or the completed 'chain'
may form a ring and play one of the ring games, Nos. 40, 41, 42.





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