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The Resource Recess : from dodgeball to double Dutch: classic games for players of today, Ben Applebaum and Dan DiSorbo with Michael Ferrari

Recess : from dodgeball to double Dutch: classic games for players of today, Ben Applebaum and Dan DiSorbo with Michael Ferrari

Label
Recess : from dodgeball to double Dutch: classic games for players of today
Title
Recess
Title remainder
from dodgeball to double Dutch: classic games for players of today
Statement of responsibility
Ben Applebaum and Dan DiSorbo with Michael Ferrari
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Remember recess? It was that refreshing break between classes that cleared the cobwebs, refreshed the mind, and got everyone moving. Recess is the ultimate illustrated guide to the best games of the playground, for inside and outside. With detailed instructions, diagrams, and a can-do, kick-butt attitude, this tome isn't meant to be read--it's meant to be played! This fun and interactive guide includes the rules to over 150 games and variations, including over two dozen international games from schoolyards around the world, plus various tips and strategies not just to play, but also to win
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Applebaum, Ben
Dewey number
371.2/42
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
DiSorbo, Dan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Games
  • Group games
  • Outdoor games
  • Playgrounds
  • School recess breaks
Target audience
adult
Label
Recess : from dodgeball to double Dutch: classic games for players of today, Ben Applebaum and Dan DiSorbo with Michael Ferrari
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • First Period: Hand Games
  • 24
  • Hand Slaps
  • 26
  • Thumb Wrestling
  • 32
  • Finger Jousting
  • 36
  • Clapping Games
  • 40
  • Homeroom: Recess Basics
  • Circle Game
  • 46
  • Second Period: Dexterity & Mental Games
  • 52
  • Pencil Fighting
  • 54
  • Coin Basketball
  • 58
  • Finger Hockey
  • 61
  • 6
  • Paper Football
  • 64
  • Marbles
  • 68
  • Jacks
  • 76
  • Tic Tac Toe
  • 82
  • Cootie Catcher
  • 84
  • Rules of Play
  • Third Period: Jumping & Rope Games
  • 88
  • Hopscotch
  • 90
  • Jump Rope
  • 98
  • Double Dutch
  • 104
  • Chinese Jump Rope
  • 108
  • 12
  • Tug of War
  • 113
  • Fourth Period: Ball Games
  • 118
  • Four Square
  • 120
  • Kickball
  • 135
  • Wiffle Ball
  • 152
  • Deciding Firsts
  • Stickball
  • 161
  • Stoopball
  • 168
  • Handball
  • 173
  • Buttball
  • 177
  • Patball
  • 183
  • 14
  • Tetherball
  • 189
  • H-O-R-S-E
  • 194
  • Fifth Period: Contact Sports
  • 202
  • Dodgeball
  • 204
  • Red Rover
  • 214
  • Picking Teams
  • Leg Wrestling
  • 220
  • Tag Games
  • 224
  • Victory Celebrations
  • 236
  • 18
Control code
ocn886490618
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781452138503
Lccn
2015027601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
796.1 AP52 ; XX-N ; [Z15BP044, #6, 4@$19.95, DLG/RT ].
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 886490618
  • (OCoLC)886490618
Label
Recess : from dodgeball to double Dutch: classic games for players of today, Ben Applebaum and Dan DiSorbo with Michael Ferrari
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • First Period: Hand Games
  • 24
  • Hand Slaps
  • 26
  • Thumb Wrestling
  • 32
  • Finger Jousting
  • 36
  • Clapping Games
  • 40
  • Homeroom: Recess Basics
  • Circle Game
  • 46
  • Second Period: Dexterity & Mental Games
  • 52
  • Pencil Fighting
  • 54
  • Coin Basketball
  • 58
  • Finger Hockey
  • 61
  • 6
  • Paper Football
  • 64
  • Marbles
  • 68
  • Jacks
  • 76
  • Tic Tac Toe
  • 82
  • Cootie Catcher
  • 84
  • Rules of Play
  • Third Period: Jumping & Rope Games
  • 88
  • Hopscotch
  • 90
  • Jump Rope
  • 98
  • Double Dutch
  • 104
  • Chinese Jump Rope
  • 108
  • 12
  • Tug of War
  • 113
  • Fourth Period: Ball Games
  • 118
  • Four Square
  • 120
  • Kickball
  • 135
  • Wiffle Ball
  • 152
  • Deciding Firsts
  • Stickball
  • 161
  • Stoopball
  • 168
  • Handball
  • 173
  • Buttball
  • 177
  • Patball
  • 183
  • 14
  • Tetherball
  • 189
  • H-O-R-S-E
  • 194
  • Fifth Period: Contact Sports
  • 202
  • Dodgeball
  • 204
  • Red Rover
  • 214
  • Picking Teams
  • Leg Wrestling
  • 220
  • Tag Games
  • 224
  • Victory Celebrations
  • 236
  • 18
Control code
ocn886490618
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781452138503
Lccn
2015027601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
796.1 AP52 ; XX-N ; [Z15BP044, #6, 4@$19.95, DLG/RT ].
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 886490618
  • (OCoLC)886490618

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