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Adventurous Book of Outdoor Games

ISBN: 9781402214431

By: Scott Strother

Published: 07/31/2008

The Adventurous Book of Outdoor Games provides clear instructions for each game along with tips on how to maximize fun and exercise while playing the games.

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Description

A World of Adventure Outside Your Door!

Hidden deep within the most secret of secret chambers was a magical book filled with daring and adventurous games for boys and girls. For years, many feared this book had been lost... until now.

The Adventurous Book of Outdoor Games contains a treasure trove of the best neighborhood games invented by children since the beginning of time. This book is your passkey to a world of secret missions, last-minute victories, and thrilling chases.

More than 100 Great Games Including:

  • BOMBARDMENT
  • CAPTURE THE FLAG
  • FREE FOR ALL DODGEBALL
  • BRITISH BULLDOG
  • WALL BALL
  • INFILTRATION
  • TIGER AND LEOPARD
  • GHOST IN THE GRAVEYARD
  • 500
  • MONKEY IN THE MIDDLE
  • POISON CIRCLE
  • ARMY-NAVY
  • TREASURE HUNT
  • SOCCER GOLF
  • UNTANGLE
  • And More!!

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Table of Contents

A Note for Parents
Introduction

Activity Level I
Around the World
Beanbag Toss
Bocce
Building
Circle Target Bowl
Corn Toss
Dead Box
Down, Down, Down
Frisbee Golf
Home Run Derby
Horse
Jacks
Lawn Darts
Lawn Golf
Line Club Bowl
Long Ball
Marbles
Mother, May I?
Paper Plane Contest
Potsy
Rears Up
Soccer Croquet
Throw for Distance
Untangle
Water Balloon Toss

Activity Level II
500
Attack
Buck, Buck
Crossing the Brook
Exchange
Four Square
Garage Ball Tag
Hand Slap
Hide-and-Seek
Hopscotch
Indian Wrestling
Log Roll
Monkey in the Middle
Palm Boxing
Poison Circle
Prisoners' Attack
Red Rover
Treasure Hunt
Tug-of-War

Activity Level III
1, 2, 3... I Spy
Army
Ball Punch
Break and Run
Circle Chase
Cops and Robbers
Ghost in the Graveyard
Kick the Can
Manhunt
Maypole
One Man Toss Up
Pass and Overtake
Peg
Red Devil
Sardines
Slap the Nose
Spud
Stoop Ball
Swat Tag
Ten Ball .
What's the Time, Mr. Wolf ?

Activity Level IV
Base Rush
British Bulldog
Category Tag
Cats in the Corner
Chicago
Club Ball
Dare Goal
Follow the Leader
Four Corners
Fox and Geese
Freeze Tag
Hit or Run
Hot Box
Infiltration
Knockout
Last Man Tag
Link Tag
Mulberry Bush
No Touch Ground
Red Light, Green Light
Relays
Rim Game
Roof Game
Spinning Rope
Sprite Ball
Statues
Steal the Bacon
Stride Club Bowl
Tiger and Leopard
Two-Person Basketball
Wall Ball

Activity Level V
Ball Tag
Balloon Volley
Bombardment
Broom Chaser
Capture the Colors
Capture the Flag
Chain Tag
Change Dodgeball
Circle Pass
Circle Survivor
Combination/Creative Tag
Crack the Whip
Dodgeball
Flashlight Tag
Frisbee War
Hand Tag
Interference Tag
Jack, Jack, Show Your Light
Jump Rope
Keep-Away Chase
King (or Queen) of the Hill
Kings and Queens
Mini-Tennis
Nutmeg
Obstacle Course
Races
Reverse Tag
Scorpion Tag
Skrag
Small Hockey
Small Soccer
Tail-Grabbers
Thirty-Two Tips
Three-Court Soccer
Touch Football
Ultimate
Water Fights
You're Under Arrest!

Index
About the Author

Reviews

Gr 4 Up–While working with youngsters, Strother found that when he mentioned cherished games from his youth, today’s children had no idea what he was talking about. This book challenges boys and g...

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Specs

Format: Paperback

Dimensions
Length: 9 in
Width: 7 in
Weight: 17.00 oz
Page Count: 304 pages

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