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Moving So Carefully

This fun game will challenge your toddler to walk along a line of masking tape while carrying a cup of water.


  • 5 to 10 minutes


  • Cup
  • Water
  • Masking tape


Tape a finish line to the floor or sidewalk and give your toddler a cup that is nearly full of water. The challenge is to walk to the line, spilling as little as possible.


  • Increase the challenge by holding a cup of water in each hand.
  • Walk around an obstacle with the cup of water.
  • Compare by carrying an empty cup and talk about the difference.
  • Walk together holding cups of water.