Educating early childhood must be done in the right way. PAUD and kindergarten children easily feel bored or bored when studying. Therefore, education must be done in a fun way. One of the effective ways to educate early childhood and kindergarten age children is to use children’s play media. The world of children is playing, it has become an absolute habit. Children can’t be separated from playing, because it is with that game that the child’s development begins. In PAUD schools such as playgroups and kindergartens, children are taught about several games, which are of course very interesting and fun. Kinds of games for PAUD or kindergarten children can be divided into 2 types, namely indoor games and outdoor games. Some of them are grouped using tools but there are also games without tools.
Preschool and kindergarten children will be very excited if invited to play. Therefore, learning with game media will make children learn and feel happy at the same time. Here are 10 educational and fun children’s games for preschool and kindergarten children:
- Stacking the Blocks
Block stacking games can help train motor skills and children’s thinking. Also, stacking blocks can be a means of introducing various colors to children.
Coloring can be a fun game. Use media that is not boring for children, for example, such as watercolors or star fruit slices.
- Clapping Games
The next educational game for children is applause. Clapping is a type of game that is very easy to play. This game can help train hand movement coordination in children.
- Pairing Objects
The game of pairing objects is one that can hone children’s thinking skills. Like using several types of objects and then asking the child to pair them, such as shoes with socks or spoons with a fork.
- Throw Catch
Encourage children to play catch and catch because this game is very good for training children’s motor skills. Also, this game can help the child’s body to become fitter.
- Compiling Puzzles
Puzzle games are very good to do to stimulate children’s thinking skills. Therefore we can use simple puzzles to practice children’s abilities and then increase them into more complex pictures slowly.
- Paper folding
Playing paper folding games can train the motor skills and creativity of children. Thus we can see what forms the child has produced.
- Compiling and Unloading
Disassembly toys are a type of toy that can help train children’s intelligence. Let the children disassemble the toys then arrange the toys until they return to their original shape.
- Sing Continuous
Play a group singing game. Use children’s songs that are easy to remember and have positive lyrics. This game can train the child’s ability to cooperate with his friends.
- Arranging the Tower
The game of arranging towers will be fun to do with PAUD and kindergarten children. Use blocks or other shapes and ask the child to build the tower as high as possible.