Remember just going "Out to Play" with your friends?  We played all of these games.  Playstation, IPods, electronic gadgets?? Not in the 60's and 70's.  We ran our butts off all day long!

Remember just going "Out to Play" with your friends? We played all of these games. We ran our butts off all day long! never played the ghost game. My Mom played kick the can.

candyland... somehow this looks vaguely familiar, I think this is like what I had as a child (I didn't realize the current one isn't what I used to play on).

Thursday’s Top Ten Toys From My Childhood

Parents who want to stimulate their children’s brain development focus on things like early reading, flashcards and language tapes. But a growing body of research suggests that playing certain childhood games may be the best way to increase a child’s ability to do well in school. Variations on games like Freeze Tag and Simon Says require high levels of executive function, test a child’s ability to pay attention, remember rules and exhibit self-control — qualities that predict academic…

Simon Says Don't Use Flashcards

executive function skills Simon Says Don't Use Flashcards NYTimes By Tara Parker-Pope. Great activities for kids to develop executive-function skills. Can use some during class, IM, on the swing, therapy etc. Can adapt for adults as well

So many ideas for dice games, including simple classic childhood games, and printable games to play with dice

Games to Play with Dice

Playing classic childhood games - games the new generation loves that we played growing up. What was your favorite childhood game? From @MamaSmiles

After School Fun for Kids: Classic Games for Young Children

Vintage Chinese Checkers Game Board  Metal Chinese Checkers Round Tin  circa 1960

Used to play Chinese checkers with my grandpa--- Vintage Chinese Checkers Game Board Metal Chinese Checkers Round Tin circa 1960

Childhood games of the early 50's. Outdoor and indoor games we played at home and at school and how they kept us fit.

Childhood games of the early 50's. Outdoor and indoor games we played at home and at school and how they kept us fit.

Childhood games of the early Outdoor and indoor games we played at home and at school and how they kept us fit.

Games for Kids: How to Play Please Mr Crocodile. A popular childhood game with children in Australia.

Games for Kids: How to Play Please Mr Crocodile

AUSTRALIA Games for Kids: How to Play Please Mr Crocodile. A popular childhood game with children in Australia.

My favorite childhood toys!  Tip-It and Battling Tops were my absolute faves.  My Dad used to play these with my sister and I.  *sigh*  :o)

My favorite childhood toys! Tip-It and Battling Tops were my absolute faves. My Dad used to play these with my sister and I.

Looking for self-control activities for kids? We’ve rounded up 30 of our favorite games to help children develop appropriate social skills and behavior management strategies both at home and in the classroom. Perfect for early childhood and beyond, these ideas will give parents and teachers the tools needed to learn how to teach children self-control in a fun, nonthreatening way.

How to Teach Children Self-Control: 7+ Self-Discipline Strategies for Kids

Looking for self-control activities for kids? We’ve rounded up 30 of our favorite games to help children develop appropriate social skills and behavior management strategies both at home and in the classroom. Perfect for early childhood and beyond, these

Onsies then twosies......reading this blog made me want to go look for my jacks and see if I could still play!

My sister and I spent hours and hours.and hours and hours.and hours playing jacks----on our kitchen floor.our front porch.our kitchen table!

How to set up your math center in your preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten…

How to set up your math center in your preschool, pre-k, & kindergarten classroom.

Winter Warriors -- A wintery math game based on the childhood game war. With three different card sets, this pack has 3 games in one including pace value and addition!!

Resources that Sprinkle Winter into your Classroom

Find all your winter and Christmas holiday resources here including writing, math centers, reading centers, and literacy centers. Sprinkle holiday cheer into your classroom with these great winter resources and enjoy a free writing resource too!

Winter Warriors -- A wintery math game based on the childhood game war. With three different card sets, this pack has 3 games in one including pace value and addition!!

Resources that Sprinkle Winter into your Classroom

Winter Warriors -- A wintery math game based on the childhood game war. With three different card sets, this pack has 3 games in one including pace value and addition!

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