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Learning and The Learner

EDU 3033
Tutorial 1
Prepared by:
Aina Syafiqah Binti Roslan
Nur Faiqah Binti Mohd Yasin

Choose one (1) traditional game in the


social or cognitive play category.
Demonstrate the chosen game. Discuss the
importance of the game from the
perspective of physical, intellectual, social,
and emotional development of children.
Discussion should be presented in a
suitable and interesting way using graphic
organizer.

Hopscotch
One of famous traditional game
Player can be more than one
Hopping game that can be played on a
bare patch of ground or on a floor
Variety diagrams of hopscotch.

Chalks

Pebbles
Things you
should
have for
this game

Button

Small
beanbag

Shell

Typical Turns
In Hopscotch
Throw

Stand

Hop

Hop
and
return

Pick up

Stop

HOW TO PLAY HOPSCOTCH

Vote

Turn around at
the end of the
square

Pick up the
marker on
your way back

Throw your
marker

Hop through
the squares

Pass the
marker to the
next person

Importance of the game from the perspective of:

Physical
Intellectual
Social
Emotional

Physical
Balancing

Body
rhythm

Coordination

Orientation
Builds physical stamina
Self control

Hopping practices
Helps in other skills

Adjustment and accuracy


Focus to reach target
Helps pupil to improve their motor skill

Intellectual

Physical
Coordination

Essential
Neural
Pathways

Sequencing

Prioritizing

Strategy

Social
Applying the rules and not cheating.

Waiting for their turn.

Allowing new members to play together.

Emotional
Pushing
themselves
to become
better

Smile their
problems
away

Character
Development

Making
them feel
good about
themselves

Trying
harder

Win

Lose

Feel great

Build
character

References
Australia, K. (2015).Hopscotch - Outdoor Games - Kids
Games.Kidspot Australia. Retrieved 26 June 2015, from
http://www.kidspot.com.au/kids-activities-andgames/Games+5/Hopscotch+200.htm
Hopscotch, H. (2015).How to Play Hopscotch.wikiHow.
Retrieved 26 June 2015, from http://www.wikihow.com/PlayHopscotch
McCarthy, C. (2012).Moving Smart: WHY HOPSCOTCH
MATTERS.Movingsmartblog.blogspot.com. Retrieved 26 June
2015, from
http://movingsmartblog.blogspot.com/2012/06/whyhopscotch-matters.html