Today children have many different games to play and ways of entertaining themselves. Think about all the video games, toys and sports, children like you, play today. Now, have you ever thought of how children entertained themselves or which kinds of games they played in the 17th century? This was a long time ago, yet it would be interesting to look and observing closely the painting; Niños con calabazas by Pedro Núñez Villavicencio. There are two children doing something in this painting and you must figure out what they are doing.

After you observe the painting Niños con calabazas closely, choose one of the three activities below and do it with a friend or by yourself. 

Have fun!