Latest Hopscotch Stories

2014-09-10 12:25:11

-Local Portland Chapter Seeks Guinness Title for Most Concurrent Hopscotch Players; Aim To Highlight Goal to Increase High School Graduation Rate- PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Columbia northwest chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) today announced a world record setting event scheduled for Saturday, September 13, 2014. Described as the World's BIGGEST Hopscotch, nearly a thousand participants will gather at the Rose Quarter Commons to set a new Guinness...

2012-03-07 15:45:55

Thanks to the work of Fraunhofer researchers, keeping mentally and physically fit at any age is now child´s play — literally. Dubbed “HOPSCOTCH”, the interactive learning system is designed to be more efficient at combining learning, movement and most of all fun — whether for learning vocabulary words, history or math. The scientists will present their solution, which is named after the popular children´s game, at the CeBIT trade fair on March 6—10...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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