Flashback: Revisiting Childhood Games
Bola Tin, Gasing, Hoop Wheeling, Hop-scotch, 5 stones, Tick-tock... do these games ring a bell?
In this era of iPads, Wiis and Xboxes, our young ones would probably never have heard of these traditional games of the past, let alone have played them. Although simple, these games fostered community and team spirit while testing the ingenuity of the children playing them.
Through the Lens brings back old photos of these games which used to bring joy to children in simpler times.
Publish date: 22 June 2012
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