100+ Fun Ideas for Playground Games will help you make outdoor playtime fun and enjoyable. This wonderful collection of traditional and new games will be an invaluable resource and the games will soon become playground favourites. The activities use readily available equipment such as balls and skipping ropes. Lunchtime supervisors will find these ideas invaluable for improving playground behaviour. Teachers will find it a great source of inspiration for PE lessons.
100+ Fun Ideas for Playground Games will help you make outdoor playtime fun and enjoyable. This wonderful collection of traditional and new games will be an invaluable resource and the games will soon become playground favourites. The activities use readily available equipment such as balls and skipping ropes.
BALL GAMES: Dodge ball; Team dodge ball; Dodge ball in threes; Zig-zag ball; Numbers; Score in one!; Target ball; Time ball; Bridge ball; Catch a theme; River ball; Counting down; Danish rounders; Circle it once; Number hockey; Protect the President; Spud; Kick it once; Aim and shoot; Hit or miss; Stop!; Head catch; Caught ball; Around the World; Word ball; Ball rhymes; Corners; Hit the bat; Rounders; Bad egg; ROPE GAMES: Basic skipping fun; Blue bells, cockle shells; I had a little sports car; Name a Country; Jack be nimble; Red hot; Spelling jumps; Two little sparrows; Everyone in; Alphabet skipping; French skipping (1); French skipping (2); Back-to-back skipping; Postman, Postman; Your Royalty; Tug of War; Banana split; Bring them in; Catch me; Figure ropes; Walk tall; Walk the rope; Down by the river; Find the knot; Getting under; Ropes in the waistband; Teddy Bear; Changing places; RUNNING GAMES: Hop, skip and jump race; Windows and doors; Human chain; Scream; Relays; Running over hurdles; Ice-cream shop; Handless ball race; Where's my shoe?; Hens and chicks; Where's the sock?; Chicken, Chicken; Freeze; Nudge, nudge; What number are you?; Take it steady!; Anti-litter; Speed running; How many sides?; Find the sweet; GROUP GAMES: Red letter; Bring back the gloves; Under the arches; Pilchards; Who's the Donkey?; Fishes in the Sea; One legged race; Hula-hoop contest; Four squared; Orange; Squat race; Pretzel relay; In and out (1);Hop it!; Traffic Warden; Hoop the balloon; Stepping stones; Forwards, backwards; Ducks that fly; Snake awake; Stringing along; Doctor, Doctor; Murder mystery; Morgan the monster; Sleeping lions; Scavenger hunt; The farmer's in his den; Find the Joker; Higher or lower?; In and out (2); Catch the snake.
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