Ring and coin toss games can help children develop their motor skills. You don't have to wait on a carnival to enjoy these games; try making them in your home. For the coin toss, you can have children toss pennies at a large coffee can, a muffin tin, or even an empty egg carton, depending on their age and skill level. Making a ring toss game is almost as simple. First, shape rings from aluminum foil. By the way, this is an excellent way to recycle clean foil! Next, turn a kitchen chair upside down so that the legs make suitable targets. For added challenge, designate specific points for the furthest chair legs. Prizes for the games can be snacks such as pretzels or even small stickers. One great feature of these games is that they can be played indoors during rainy weather.
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