BEST STARTS FOR KIDS
Keep Supplying Opposites Challenge
Using opposites can be a great way of exposing your child to new descriptive language and also the use of prepositions
Some of the skills they will likely develop are:
increased awareness of the world we live in
increased vocabulary linked to placement, prepositions and adjectives
The object of the game is to take turns saying two things that are opposite to each other.
It's important that the things are considered actual opposites: e.g. hot/ cold, hard/soft, big/ little, rough/smooth, up/ down, in front/ behind, before/ after, etc
It may be appropriate with young children to have a run through before the game commences
The game progresses and each person supplies one pair of opposites until one of the players can't think of another pair.
the game continues in this fashion until there is only one player left.
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