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Traditional Children's Games from Around the World

By Linda C. Joseph - Posted Jul 15, 2013
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For July 15, 2013: Jump rope, hopscotch, and tag are games children play around the world. Read all about some some of them in this issue of Topics Online Magazine.Chen Qiu Rong from China describes a form of jump rope where the rope is made of rubber bands. In Colombia, they call hopscotch Rayuela. A student from Saudi Arabia tells about a form of tag where the hunter had to catch the entire group of other children. These stories and more about different versions of schoolyard games will give your kids some fun summer playtime ideas.

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