Game Tag: Icebreaker

  • Any Size

  • Grades 3-5

  • None

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game
  3. Tag Games

Name Touch ›

Knowing each other’s names builds community, and what better way to memorize names than through a tag game? In this fast-paced game, students form a circle with one student leader in the middle. The student leader calls a peer’s name—and the race is on! The person whose name was called must call another peer’s name…

  • Any Size

  • Grades 1-2

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game

Partner Introductions ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 1-2

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game

Rhythm Detective ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 3-5

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game

Sardines ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 3-5

  • None

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game

This is My Nose ›

This game of concentration will stump your students and keep them wanting more. In this game, students begin in a circle with one student leader in the middle. The student leader walks up (or points) to a peer in the circle and points to his elbow while saying, “This is my nose.” The other student…

  • Any Size

  • Grades 3-5

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game

Tomato ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Grades 1-2

  • No equipment needed

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game
  3. Readiness Games

Bob the Bunny ›