Have you ever wondered what games pioneer children played? Laura Ingalls Wilder describes many games and activities in her books, and research shows us a few other games that children played during this era.
Butter making and other pioneer day ideas... I remember doing this at vacation bible school before it was all big boxed theme curriculum purchased for complete lack of imagination and commitment of the congregation.
Pioneer Game: The Clothes Pin Drop. Stand up straight and hold the clothes pin to your nose. Drop the pin from your nose; aim to get it into the jar. Use three different sized jars-- easy to challenging.