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GAMES FOR CHILDREN - Mrs. Margaret Mascarenhas

                                            

Twister Wisters
I went to the market
Animal Game
Bowl them over
Follow the leader


 

 

Twister Wisters

Age : 5 to 8 years
No. of players : Atleast Four

Rules :

1. Assign each participant with a tongue twister.
2. It should be the same phrase.
3. The winner of the game is the one who repeats his tongue twister as fast as he can without making mistakes.
4. Some of the most famous tongue twisters are :
a. She sells sea shells on the sea shore
b. Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. How many pickled peppers did peter piper pick
c. Betty Botter bought a bit of butter to make her batter, but the bit of butter Betty Botter bought was bitter. So Betty Botter bought a bit of better butter to make her bitter butter better

 

 

 

I went to the market

Ages : 6 to 8 years
No. of players : Atleast Three

Rules :

1. This is a memory game. It enhances children capacity to recollect and recall the objects as said in a particular order.
2. The first player says " I went to the market to buy apples". The next player would say "I went to the market to buy apples and banana" and the last player would say "I went to the market to buy apples, bananas and orange" and again its the first players turn.
3. The player who misses on a object is out.
4. The person left in the end is the winner.

 

 

 

Animal Game

Ages : 3 to 8 years
No. of players : Two

Rules :

1. Player one thinks of an animal and Player two then tries to guess which animal it is by asking questions. The maximum questions he can ask is 10.
2. The first player answers only in Yes or No.
3. The faster the second player answers, he gets to think of the next animal.

 

 

 

Bowl them over

Ages : 3 to 8 years
No. of players : Atleast Two

Rules :
1. Line up a few empty bottles or stuffed animals.
2. Roll a large rubber ball to knock them over
3. The winner is the one who knocks the maximum bottles.

 

 

 

Follow the leader

Ages : 5 to 8 years
No. of players : Atleast 6 to 8

Rules :

1. Make two teams of atleast 3 persons
2. Take turns being the leader, when to clap, hop, jump
3. The other team has to identify who is the leader
4. If identified, the next team gets a chance or else the same team keeps playing

 

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