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Lazy Eight

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How to Play:

  1. Have students stand at their seat.
  2. Draw an infinity loop on the board (an eight on its side).
  3. Have students point their index fingers forward, holding them about shoulder width apart.
  4. With the right finger,  have students trace the loop in front of their body so that the far end of the loop is near their left finger. Repeat a few times until it is fluid.
  5. With the left finger,  have students trace the loop in front of their body so that the far end of the loop is near their right finger. Repeat a few times until it is fluid.
  6. Trace the loop with both fingers at the same time, starting with your fingers

 

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