Tie My Shoe

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Teach children to tie their shoes, this is the most basic of knots and a life skill children are not learning how to do anymore.


several plates and wool


Demonstrate how to tie a shoe. Allow practice time. Over time, as children get better, relay races can be done

using paper plates put 2 holes in the middle of the plate 1cm apart and thread wool through making sure there is enough to be able to tie a bow.


  • Knot Tying

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  • Outdoor - Knots
  • Skills - Shoe laces