OUT DOOR GAMES
What are the door games: Games that are played in the open air are called outdoor games. Football, cricket, hockey. Badminton, lawn tennis, hadu-du are some the games. Games like chess, carom, table-tennis, ludo are indoor games because they are played under the roof f the house.
The value of outdoor games: Play is a part and parcel of life. Life becomes dull if there is no play. “All work and no play makes John a dull boy.” Outdoor games amuse us, tone up our health. Playing outdoor game is kind of physical exercise. It builds up a robust body.
Outdoor games help us in many ways. We learn the value of obedience, discipline, unity and order. It inculcates the virtues of cooperation and team spirit. It fosters the spirit of sportsmanship. We learn how to accept defeat with grace. We learn to play a game clean and fair.
Conclusion: Outdoor game should form an indispensable part of school education. Every school has a playground of its own to promote the cause of outdoor games. But we should note too much to play is also bad for our health