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Have you ever wondered what games pioneer children played? Laura Ingalls Wilder describes many games and activities in her books, and research shows us a few other games that children played during this era.


Pioneer Day-- possible activity, let the kids see if they can walk on stilts- should be able to make these pretty cheap and most kids have never tried them


Kids love to play games, even Wampanoag and Pilgrim children!Use these directions to make a traditional Wampanoag toy called Toss and Catch, and a board game that was popular in Pilgrim times called Fox and Geese. After you make them, give them a try.