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 (10 and up)

  • Ages 3-5

  • Balls

  • 10 Minutes

  1. Ball Games

Crazy Softball ›

Dancing Kids
Dancing Kids
  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • No equipment needed

  • 10 minutes or more

Dance Freeze ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

Dance Move ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

  • 10 Minutes

Dead Fish ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • No equipment needed

  • 10 minutes or more

Detective ›

This game is also known as Who Stayed in Their Seat?

Playworks recess games
Playworks recess games
  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • Bandanas

  • 10 Minutes

Dog Chases It’s Tail ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

Dragon Tail ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Ages 3-5

  • No equipment needed

  • 10 Minutes

Dress Me ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Ages 3-5

  • Cones

  • 10 Minutes

  1. Tag Games

Drop the Cookie! ›