Game Tag: Readiness Games

Playworks school children safely playing Evolution recess games
Playworks school children safely playing Evolution recess games
  • Any Size

  • Ages 6-10

  • None

  • 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)

  • Ages 6-10

  • None

  • 10 minutes or more

  1. Cooperative Games
  2. Icebreaker
  3. Readiness Games

Fishbowl ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 6-10

  • None

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Icebreaker
  2. Indoor Game
  3. Readiness Games

Gotcha! ›

Focus is the name of the game! In this game, students will hone their listening skills while developing eye-hand coordination. The class sits in a circle with overlapping hands. As the instructor (or student leader) tells a story, students listen for the secret word. When the secret word is heard, it’s “Gotcha time!” Students try…

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • Hula Hoops

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Readiness Games
  2. Recess Games
  3. Tag Games

Hula Tag ›

  • Any Size

  • Ages 3-5

  • None

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Readiness Games
  2. Tag Games

Rock Paper Scissor Tag ›

  • Large Group (10 and up)

  • Ages 6-10

  • Balls

  • Under 10 minutes

  1. Ball Games
  2. Readiness Games

Floppy Fish ›