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.

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

  • 10 Minutes

Dead Fish ›

  • Ages 6-10

  • Balls

Defensive Drills ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • No equipment needed

  • 10 minutes or more

Detective ›

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

  • Any Size

  • Ages 6-10

  • Balls

  • 10 minutes or more

Dodgeball Switch ›

Playworks recess games
Playworks recess games
  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • Bandanas

  • 10 Minutes

Dog Chases It’s 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! ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

Eagle and Mouse ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Ages 6-10

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

  1. Cooperative Games
  2. Icebreaker
  3. Readiness Games

Fishbowl (Fish Bowl) ›