The gymnastic events are my absolute favorite part of the Olympics! I enjoy watching the floor routines, but I especially love to watch the vaulting and balance beam routines. Although we certainly won’t be doing any handstands or back handsprings, we can still have a little fun with our own DIY balance beam while getting some great gross motor practice in as well!
Here’s what you’ll need: a long 2 x 4 and some smaller pieces of wood to act as risers.
Lay the smaller pieces of wood under each end of the larger 2 x 4. Add more risers depending on the age of your child(ren)!
What is your favorite Olympic event to watch???
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