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Castle Knock Down

A baby's favorite game - you building a castle and they - knocking it down!

Materials Needed

Castle Knock Down

Difficulty Level: Easy

Time Needed: 5 minutes

Best done: Indoors

Main Movement: Pushing

Building Blocks

Materials Needed

  • Blocks or cardboard boxes

  • Space to move

  • Soft Flooring

Let's Play!

  • This game can be played with any type of blocks or to make things more interesting - different sized boxes!

  • This activity is quite simple


  • 6 months + : Build the castle for yor little one, show them how you push it over. (Best to use soft blocks made of cardboard)

  • 10 months + : Build a castle for your little one and say "let's knock it down!" They will probably naturally use their hands or legs to do so.

  • 18 months + : If they are able to, have them build a small castle and then say "knock it down!" They may also choose to use a large ball to try and knock it down!

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