Outdoor Tic Tac Toe
If your child would rather stay glued to the TV instead of playing outside, try this simple and fun outdoor game to convince him otherwise. Everyone loves the game tic-tac-toe because it's competitive but is easy enough for smaller kids to understand. Add this twist to the family favorite that your child will love. Paint designs onto rocks to use in place of X's and O's so you can play outside on a chalk tic-tac-toe grid! Since you're using rocks, it's easy to play over and over again. This game will help your elementary student develop her thinking skills by strategizing what her next move will be. It's a great game for kids because it gets them outdoors, using their creativity, and get them thinking!