ERIC Number: ED082929
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Games Utilizing Native Materials. Expanded Edition.
Outdoor Education Association, Carbondale, IL.
Given in this paper are 27 games which can be used while camping outdoors. The games provide opportunities for recreation, muscular activity, and development of neuromuscular skills in handling game equipment and in running, jumping, leaping, dodging, and climbing. The games attempt to utilize such natural surroundings as sticks, stones, logs, feathers, tree branches, bark, reeds, clay, tin cans, strings and canvas. Making the equipment from these natural resources provides an opportunity for creative ability and a feeling of accomplishment. Some of the games can be played by an individual and others are for 2 or more. Information given for each game includes a listing and description of the equipment, a diagram of the playing area, and a description of the game. (NQ)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Outdoor Education Association, Carbondale, IL.