Gross Motor Activities: Going on a Picnic
[Source: The Inspired Treehouse]
Musical movement is one of my favorite ways to encourage gross motor activities for kids. Catchy tunes naturally encourage whole body movement — you can’t help but dance, jump, sway, bounce. My kiddos love to go on picnics, but once we’re all set up and have eaten for a few minutes, inevitably I hear, “What are we going to do now?” Here’s a fun activity that might help you answer that very question on your next picnic!
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