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Say the words “ballet bunny rabbit” three times fast. Is it easy or hard? How about five times fast? What other tongue twisters do you know?

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If Animals Could Talk: Talk like an alligator. What do you sound like? What do you talk about? See if a friend or family member can guess what animal you are. Music
Hand Jive: Sing your favorite song a cappella, or without instrumental music. Clap the beat in the background. Music
Safari Stretch: Act like a giraffe. Eat leaves. Stop for a drink. Enjoy the view. What other activities do you do in your typical giraffe day? Theater
Sea Legs: Walk like a pirate on his ship during a storm. How do you move your feet? Legs? Remember, the waves are rocky and you need to keep your balance! Theater
Sinking Sprint: Pretend you’re running over quicksand. Yikes! How fast do you move your legs to keep from sinking? How high do you kick them? Theater
Shadow Show: Make shadow puppets on the wall. Create a two character story—a character for your left hand and one for your right hand—and perform a puppet show. Theater
Shout it Out: You overheard your friends are throwing you a surprise party. Practice the perfect surprise party squeal so they won’t know the secret’s out. Theater
Noodle Stroll: Pretend you’re walking on spaghetti with bare feet. Is it easy or hard to get around? How many noodles get stuck between your toes? Theater
Mute Button: Without talking, show you’re annoyed by the people talking behind you in the movie theater. Can someone guess what you’re acting out? Theater
On the Prowl: Act like a wolf. Run. Dig. Howl. What other activities do you do in your typical wolf day? Theater
Q & A: When someone asks you a question at home today, respond in your very best robot voice. Can people understand your answers? Theater
Think Big: Pretend you’re eight feet tall. What do you see from up there? How does moving around change? Remember, be careful not to hit your head! Theater
Smiley Face: Look in a mirror and try out different smiles. Can you make a smile that’s silly? Scary? Theater
Tail Spin: Pretend you have a tail. Is it long? Short? Curly? Fluffy? Does it change how you walk? Chase it. What happens? Theater
Chilly Toes: Pretend you’re walking on ice cubes with bare feet. Brrr! Are you moving fast or slow? Careful not to slip! Theater
Casting Call: You’re starring in a movie as a French chef. Get into character by describing what’s in your refrigerator. Remember your accent! Theater
Catch Me: Pretend you’re a frog, chasing a fly. Listen as it buzzes by your ear and watch as it flies around. Now try and catch it. How long does it take? Theater
Be a Star!: Pretend you’re a character from your favorite book. Eat dinner as the character. Can your family guess who you are? Theater
Be a Star!: Pretend you’re a character from your favorite movie. Do your homework as the character. Are they as good a student as you? Theater
Animal Instincts: Inch around like a caterpillar. How quickly do you get places this way? Remember though, in time you become a butterfly. What’s it like to suddenly be able to fly? Theater
Anybody There?: Walk like a ninja. Remember, you must be quick and silent as if you’re invisible! How long can you go undetected? Theater
Bird Brain: Act like an eagle. Soar. Swoop. Nest. What other activities do you do in your typical eagle day? Theater
Brow Beat: Look in a mirror. Move your eyebrows around. Using only your brows, can you move them so you look surprised? Angry? What about curious? Theater
Howdy Partner!: Walk like a rodeo cowboy or cowgirl. To get it right, how do you move your feet? Legs? Arms? Now try riding an imaginary horse. Theater
Laughing Matters: Laugh out loud. Can you make your laugh sound goofy? How many different goofy laughs can you create? Theater
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