Jumping Down the "V"

Game Description: 
Practice balancing and jumping with minimal equipment!
The goal of this activity is to practice jumping
Game Rules: 
Begin by taping a large V on the ground with painters tape. Have the children start at the narrow end of the V and jump with both feet along the V, the jump will get progressively harder as they go down the V. Make sure you do not make the V too wide or narrow. This should be challenging but not too difficult. Ask the kids to see how far they can get down the V.
Adaptations (optional): 
The width of the V can be adapted over time to continue to challenge the children through the length of the activity.
Average: 5 (2 votes)
4 to 6 years
7 to 9 years
Type of Activity: 
Skill instruction
Space Needed: 
Large Space (Gym, Multipurpose Room, Playroom)
Medium Space (Classroom, Empty Room)
Small Space (Hall, Furnished Room)
Equipment Needed: 
Low Key (Balls, Balloons, Skipping ropes, Hoops)
How Many Leaders are Needed: 
Only 1
How Big of a Group is Needed: 
One person
Small group (3-5 kids)
Medium group (6 - 15 kids)
Types of Skills Practiced: