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Belle Yambao, Contributor
 
May 20, 2011

Larong Pambata: 10 Filipino Outdoor Games for Kids

Who can forget those early days of playing patintero and agawan base? Pass on the knowledge (and the fun!) on to your kids by teaching them these games. By Belle Yambao
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In today's digital age where using the Internet every day is the norm and even youngsters own Facebook accounts, encouraging your kids to go out and play might not be the easy task that it was 15 years ago. But don’t give up just yet, FN moms! Not only are exercise and physical activity essential elements to keeping your children healthy, a study shows that students who are more active are high up on the academic achievement ladder too! So let your kids enjoy their childhood in the best way possible: by playing games outside and hanging out with kids like themselves! Even celebrity mom Judy Ann Santos encourages the same thing with her children.

If you used to play patintero with the zeal of a future athlete, then don't let your kids miss out on the fun that can be had with simple outdoor games! Scroll through the gallery below to see 10 of them.

How about you, FNites? What games did you enjoy playing when you were young? Share your thoughts in a comment!

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  • sexy_maldita0089 May 20 2011 @ 11:30am Report Abuse
       
    Walang syatong/syato and bamboo? hehehe
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  • joishivy May 20 2011 @ 12:45pm Report Abuse
       
    I actually have played all of these when I was just a kid. Sad that our generation today doesn't have the chance to play it.
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  • *CuTiE* May 20 2011 @ 01:44pm Report Abuse
       
    oh! i missed these games... reminds me of a very active childhood. :)
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  • jaydean Sep 18 2013 @ 04:38pm Report Abuse
       
    ang panget ni jaydean
    malandi ako pok pok ako panget at pinakasalahat ay malandi sa lalaki
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