Untie the Knot

admin

One person is send outside the door and remains there until the others are ready. The rest of the group, stand in a circle holding each other’s hands. Without letting go of the other people’s hands, everybody tries to move around to “tie a knot”. Once everybody is happy with the knot, the person outside the door is called in …

Ski race

admin

The participants form a circle. The facilitator explains that this is a ski race and begins by explaining the different moves. First everyone has to put their ski gear on: suit, shoes and a helmet. The skiers have to stand in downhill ski position, and when the facilitator says “large/small jump” everyone has to jump, when the facilitator says “left/right …

A + B

admin

Everybody choose a person who is going to be their A and one who will be their B. You want to get as close to A as possible, and as far from B as possible. On the count of 3 everybody starts running after their A and escaping their B. The game finishes after some time of running around.

Coconut

admin

The players say; “my head feels like a coconut”. Then they get up and spell COCONUT with their arms/body – just like the YMCA!

Spirals

admin

Everybody forms a straight line and hold hands. The person at one end starts rolling up the line without letting go of the next person’s hand. Everyone follows along until a large spiral is formed. Now the person who started the spiral must clamber out. Everyone must follow without letting go of each other. This can be played in one …

Zip, Zap, Spoink

admin

1. Everyone stands in a circle. 2. One person bends down and pick up an invisible gun. The person can only shoot the gun to his/her left or right, right next to him/her. 3. When shooting left you must make “a gun” with your fingers and point to the left saying “zip”. Shooting to the right, you must point to …

Penguins and Flamingos

admin

Choose a penguin. The penguin shuffles round quickly and penguin like, arms by his side. Everyone else is a flamingo and can only move slowly, gracefully, swooping their wings. The penguin has to catch the flamingos. When a flamingo is caught it miraculously becomes a penguin and madly shuffles round catching flamingos until everyone is a penguin.

Circle and Knees

admin

Everybody stands in a circle, shoulder to shoulder. Then you turn 90° so that everyone is looking at the back of somebody’s head. Everyone takes on step in to the circle. On the count of three everyone sits down on the knees of the person behind them.

Flying stick

admin

Everybody put their pointing finger under the stick in a 40-degree angle, standing an equal number opposite of each other. Now the task is to get the stick from arm height down to the ground by moving the fingers down at the same time without dropping it. If the group easily gets this done, give them the same task but …

Pass the ball

admin

The participants form a circle or a line. The first person takes the ball and puts it between his or her knees and tries to pass it on to the next one. Helping out by using hands is not allowed! When the ball has been passed to all the participants, the first person now has to pass the ball while …