Game Library

Need a group game for 30 kindergarteners, indoors, in a pinch? Trying to convince 5th grader boys to stop hogging the ball? We have you covered.

Explore hundreds of games by group size, available space and equipment, appropriate ages, and developmental skills. Our games are designed to keep all kids playing. You will see lots of games where everyone is “it”, ground-rules that keep games manageable for recess supervisors, skill-building variations on students’ favorite sports, and other adaptations that make games fun and inclusive for everyone.

  • Large Group

  • Grades 1-2

  • No Equipment Needed

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game

Hero’s Challenge ›

As any comic book collector knows, being a fan can be even more fun than saving the world. In this game, players get to do both. Players play Rock Paper Scissors in pairs. Whoever is less successful becomes the winner’s number one fan, rooting for them as they find another player to challenge. By the…

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • No Equipment Needed

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Indoor Game
  2. Readiness Games

Level Up ›

It’s a bird . . . It’s a plane . . . It’s a recess hero! In Level Up, players unlock superpowers like strength, speed, and even flight. Students “level up” by winning a round of Rock Paper Scissors. They lose a level when they are the less successful player. For the chance to regain…

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 1-2

  • Bouncy Balls

  • 10 Minutes or more

  1. Ball Games
  2. Cooperative Games

Team Ball Race ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 1-2

  • None

  • 10 Minutes or more

  1. Cooperative Games
  2. Icebreaker
  3. Readiness Games

Fishbowl ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 1-2

  • None

  1. Recess Games
  2. Tag Games

Mannequin Tag ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 1-2

  • Cones

  1. Ball Games
  2. Cooperative Games
  3. Tag Games

Sneak ›

  • Any Size

  • Grades 3-5

  • No equipment needed

  • 10 Minutes or more

  1. Cooperative Games
  2. Indoor Game

Tower of Power ›

  • Small Group (1-10)

  • Grades 3-5

  • Cones

  1. Ball Games
  2. Rotational Games

Cone Guardian ›