Chicken in a Basket Game for playgroup, home or kindergarten use

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Chicken in the Basket Game by Amber Greene When finishing my daily story, I always like to use a little transition game to help the children move gently and purposefully from the story to wash our hands for morning tea. This is my little hen game that I often use after “The Little Red Hen” Story. It is called ‘The…

How to make a Golden Matchbox Castle Treasure Hunt game!

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This wonderful idea is from the Cape Byron Spring Fair. It is one of the best games for children I have ever seen, as everyone wins a prize. Each matchbox insert has a small wooden bead wired onto the front, so small hands can pull the box open. The boxes were stacked one on top of the other, to form…