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# Rainy day help?

We have company!!! And its raining:( Need some ideas ladies 8-13 years old! Please help

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Asked by kcriswell at 12:03 PM on Jul. 21, 2009 in Tweens (9-12)

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• Heres two ideas, this and next post.....good luck have fun :)
I googled them as usual....thanx goodness for Google...lmfao
Fast Draw Game
Test your artistic abilities under pressure in this clever, exhilarating guessing game.
WHAT YOU NEED:
Set of clue cards
Markers
Large board to write on
Stopwatch
HOW TO PLAY:
1. Use index cards and a marker to create a set of clue cards to give each team to draw (in the style of Pictionary). Then divide your family into two teams.

2. In alternating turns, each team sends up a player to draw a word, with all members of that team allowed to guess it (predetermine a set time limit). If a team member guesses correctly before time runs out, that team wins a point and it is the next team's turn. The enthusiasm of this guessing game can be contagious, so make it clear that if someone from the resting team yells out the right word by accident, the drawing team

Answer by Iluvmygirlies42 at 12:16 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

• Twenty Questions
A combination of concentration and a little guess work solves the mystery behind this classic game.

WHAT YOU NEED:
Nothing

HOW TO PLAY:
1. One player thinks of a famous person, place or thing.

2. In turn, everyone gets to ask the player a question, which must be answered "yes" or "no." For example, "Does it know how to read?" is a valid question, but "What's its favorite book?" is not.

3. Players may ask up to twenty questions total. Whoever guesses correctly gets a turn to think up something.

Answer by Iluvmygirlies42 at 12:17 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

• Sardines
This game reverses the rules of hide and seek--one person hides and the rest look for him.

WHAT YOU NEED:
Nothing

HOW TO PLAY:
1. Players count to one hundred while one child hides. The search party then breaks up to looking.

2. As each player finds "It," they squeeze into the hiding place until the spot is jammed with kids.

3. When the last person finds the hiding place, that kid gets to start a new game by hiding first.

Here's the link,,,theres more..lol
http://familyfun.go.com/games/indoor-outdoor-games/specialfeature/cabin-fever-games/

Answer by Iluvmygirlies42 at 12:19 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

• Here is a link of boredom busters which has lots of ideas http://www.cjkidz.com/Summerfun.html

Answer by momjs at 6:05 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

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