Therapeutic Recreation Resources Connect and Network with fellow recreation therapists and activity directors Therapeutic recreation and activity directory jobs Therapeutic Recreation Directory Search the Therapeutic Recreation Directory Frequently asked questions at Therapeutic Recreation Directory Photo Credits for photos posted at the Therapeutic Recreation Directory Therapeutic Recreation Directory

Challenge Games - The Web's best selection of board games, brain teasers and puzzles.

Bean Pole Race
submitted by Sara Jo Moore of Kilgore Lewis House on April 03, 2005

Size: 7-10

Equipment: Bamboo poles, pole bean seeds, potting soil

Objective: To crown Queen or King Bean in the Facility as defined by whose bean grew to the top of the pole first.

Description: Class 1: The pole bean parts of growing are discussed relative to what a seed needs to grown. Participants are given small pots labeled with their name and they plant several beans in it. After they sprout several leaves each pot is taken to the garden and planted at the base of a bamboo pole which has been placed vertical deep into the ground. All poles are the same height. After a growing period, the one whose bean stalk has reached the top is celebrated as the Queen or King Bean of the Facility.

Send additional social activity ideas to Charlie Dixon.

Activities & Tx pages sponsored by compuTR and maintained by Charles Dixon
If reprinting ideas from these pages, please give credit.



Ads - Recreation Therapy Store - Study For Tests - Danny Pettry CEU Program - NCTRC Study Guide

home page | about | resources | shop | connect | contact |jobs | join mail list | new | privacy | search 

Copyright (c) Computer Internet Services, Inc. Charles C. Dixon, MS, CTRS. All rights reserved. | Design by