Balance Balloon Activity

Purpose:  To encourage balance and eye foot coordination skills.

Materials:  contact paper, balloons, tape

Preparation:  Tape a large piece of contact paper, sticky side out, on a wall low to the ground.  Blow up several balloons.

Activity: Practice standing on one foot and kicking the balloons so that they stick to the contact paper.

Once they have stuck there, now practice standing on one foot to remove the balloons off the sticky paper.

Try throwing the balloon up with your hands and kicking it so that it sticks to the wall.