This activity has been revised and was originally created by Kathy Heydt and Monica Allon and published in the Perkins Activity and Resource Guide (1st edition, 1992). The second edition is available for purchase.
Improved motor development means more successful use of playground and exercise equipment, and more participation in recreational sports and exercise activities. This activity works on weight shifting and motor dexterity through kneeling, walking, crawling, standing, jumping and hopping. Lessons include Orientation and Mobility, and Social Skills.