Backyard Games for Kids

Backyard Balancing Game

Backyard Balancing Game tests children's ability to balance objects. How many pinecones can you stack without watching them fall?

How to Play Backyard Balancing Game

What You'll Need:

  • Anything Stackable You Can Find Outdoors
  • Paper
  • Pen

Step One: Start out stacking something easy, like leaves or flat rocks.

Step Two: Then, work your way up to tougher hurdles like tree branches or pebbles. Anything you can stack is fair game.

Step Three: Just for fun, keep records of how much of each item you were able to stack.

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