Dont Spill the Beans - Game
The Bean Balancing Game!
Be Careful... Don't Spill the Beans! Drop these beans one by one into the pot as it wobbles back and forth. Try to balance them and try not to spill them, because if you do the game is through! Game contains a bean pot, lid, arms, base, beans and label sheet (no reading required).
This fun game is also used to encourage children to discuss feelings related to loss or major life changes. In this game, beans are divided equally among players. Each time players spill the beans, they tell about something that happened which turned their life "upside down" - and then add beans to their pile.
Complete directions for this game can be found in "When Life Turns Upside Down" in the book "101 More Favorite Play Therapy Techniques". Numerous other sources also provide therapy techniques for this popular game.
- Ages: 3-6
- Players: 2-4