Wordless Wednesday: Children at Play

04/03/18

"Birds fly, fish swim, and children play." — Dr. Garry Landreth

 Play is an essential part a child's development. Even when children have very little to play with, they find creative ways to make fun out of their surroundings. See if you recognize some of the games COTN children are playing in the photos below.

 

Homemade checkers in the Dominican Republic

 

 

Ugandan girls jumprope

 

 

Playing ball in Malawi

 

 

Hoop and stick in Sierra Leone

 

 

Not just for boys: Dominican girls play baseball

 

 

Card game in Uganda

 

 

Mancala in Malawi

 

 

A boardgame out of dirt and leaves in Sierra Leone

 

 

Dominoes in the Dominican

 

 

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