Day #4: Sweep Freeze -Activity Time: 15 Minutes

Materials Needed

  • One Broom (child sized or adult sized)
  • Optional: A dustpan or vacuum to vacuum up the pile.

Instructions:

Step 1: Tell the child you’re going to play a sweeping game

Step 2: Allow the child to hold the broom.

Step 3: Tell them to sweep the floor one time then FREEZE!

Step 4: When the adult says, “FREEZE” the child needs to freeze in place.

Step 5: Next, the adult should tell the child to sweep two times then FREEZE!

Step 6: When the adult says, “FREEZE” the child needs to freeze in place.

Step 7: Tell them to sweep the floor three times then FREEZE!

Step 8: When the adult says, “FREEZE” the child needs to freeze in place.

Step 9: Tell them to sweep the floor four times then FREEZE!

Step 10: When the adult says, “FREEZE” the child needs to freeze in place.

Step 11: Tell them to sweep the floor five times then FREEZE!

Step 12: When the adult says, “FREEZE” the child needs to freeze in place.

Step 13: Repeat steps 4 through 12 until the whole floor has been swept.

Step 14: The adult should sweep the pile into a dustpan or pick it up with a vacuum.

Learning Objectives

Math/Science
Count up to 5 objects.


Language/Literacy
Participate in familiar routines.
Understand rules and expectations related to specific places and environments.
Use words and gestures to communicate.
Follow simple directions.

Motor

Balance and Coordination

What is one thing you learned about your child during this activity?

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