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Numbers and Letters

Numbers and Letters

Divide the children into groups of four. The groups run together around the playing area

The Hunt

The Hunt

Frame a square area with the cones approximately 30mx30m. Place around the area the hoops, the nests where the players are...

Cat & mouse

Cat & mouse

All players, apart from two, stand in a circle holding hands or each other’s shoulders. One of the players out...

Shoot the bag

Shoot the bag

To start with, divide the children in two teams and give each team the same number of beanbags. One child...

The wolf and the sheep

The wolf and the sheep

All players, apart from two, stand in a circle holding hands. One of the players out of the circle is...

The clock

The clock

All children stand in a circle and get a number per 3, 4 or 5 children. The teacher says: ‘Number...

Balloon basket

Balloon basket

This game is played in pairs, so pair up the children and give each pair a balloon. Place (about the...

Look, no hands!

Look, no hands!

This game is played in pairs, with a ball and hoop.

Break the chain

Break the chain

Divide the children in groups of 8. Each group forms a line and the players hold each other’s waist, forming...

Tsoonia

Tsoonia

This game is played with three players, a ball and hoop. https://vimeo.com/143404249

Flamingos

Flamingos

Divide the children into pairs and place 4 PE mats into a square shape. Everyone gets hold of their right...

Newspaper relay race

Newspaper relay race

All children, apart from one, stand in a circle facing inwards with their hands behind their back. The child out...

Over, Under, Around and Through

Over, Under, Around and Through

Divide the children into groups of three. Within the group two children hold a hoop and the third is the...

Hop it

Hop it

Pair up the children and give them a number either one or two. All children run around the room. https://vimeo.com/143404247

Indian wrestle

Indian wrestle

Divide the children in pairs. Each child is standing facing his/her partner with their right foot in front touching their...

Kangaroos

Kangaroos

Divide the children into two teams and number them. Player No 1 stands behind the start line, with his fingers...

Coconuts

Coconuts

Divide the children into 4 groups of seven players and set a leader for each team. Each team’s players stand...

Japanese prison

Japanese prison

The teacher sets a leader. The leader calls a body part position, i.e. ‘right elbow to left knee’ or ‘both...

El pullmatun

El pullmatun

Divide the children into two teams. The playground area is 6m diameter circle (use a chalk, a rope or cones)....

Your turn

Your turn

Divide the children in teams of five. Each team is given a tennis ball and each child in a team...

Discus

Discus

Divide the children into three to four teams and give each team three discuses. The teams stand behind the line...

Heads or catch?

Heads or catch?

Line up the children one behind the other facing the wall. https://vimeo.com/143404245

Catch it!

Catch it!

Divide the children into two teams and give each player of one team a ball. The two teams stand 5m...

Shooting through hoops

Shooting through hoops

The playing area consists of a hoop leaned against the wall and a throwing line, 3m apart from the wall....

Knees and ankles

Knees and ankles

Divide the children in pairs. Each child is standing facing his/her partner.

Taking orders!

Taking orders!

All children are running around the playground area, but they must alert for listening the instructions called by the teacher.  

Blind guards

Blind guards

Divide the children into groups of five. For each group of five one child is the prisoner seated on a...

Hoop basket

Hoop basket

The players stand behind the throwing line, 2 m away from the scattered hoops. The further the hoop is from...

The Chinese wall

The Chinese wall

Frame the playground area as shown in the diagram below. One player is the guard of the wall and stands...

Jump the rope

Jump the rope

The game is played in the ‘pitch’, an area of about 20m x 4m. All players are in the pitch,...

Racing waiters

Racing waiters

Divide the children evenly into two teams. The teams are divided in half and standing facing each other, in the...

Dance Routine-Hip hop

Age 8-11 years (Key stage 2) Teaching level: beginners This dance teaching resource includes a step-by-step choreography video for you...

Dance Routine-Bokwa

Age 8-11 years (Key stage 2) Teaching level: beginners This dance teaching resource includes a set of 6 Bokwa symbols...

Dance Routine-Cha cha

Age 8-11 years (Key stage 2) Teaching level: beginners This dance teaching resource includes a set of 8 basic cha-cha...

Dance Routine-Salsa

Age 8-11 years (Key stage 2) Teaching level: beginners This dance teaching resource includes a set of 8 basic salsa...

Dance Routine-Rock’n Roll

Age 8-11 years (Key stage 2) Teaching level: beginners This dance teaching resource includes a set of 8 basic rock’n...

Dance Routine-Bachatta

Age 8-11 years (Key stage 2) Teaching level: beginners This dance teaching resource includes a set of 8 basic Bachatta...

Countries

Countries

Draw a 7m in diameter circle. All players stand outside the circle, stepping with one leg on the circle line.

Sardines

Sardines

This game is like hide-and-seek, with the difference that all players count to a certain number and only one player...

Get dressed, get undressed

Get dressed, get undressed

Divide the children in teams. Place the teams 25-30m apart opposite each other. Draw a line in front of each...

Hunting for rabbits

Hunting for rabbits

One player is the hunter and the rest are the rabbits.

Tug of war

Tug of war

Divide the children in two teams. The players stand in a straight line so as the teams are not facing...

Tug of war for 4

Tug of war for 4

This game is an alternative of Tug of war.

The Flag

The Flag

Divide the children in two teams and set a chief for each team. One team is the Attackers (A) and...

The Last Fortress

The Last Fortress

This game is played in the ‘pitch’, an area of about 80m x 50m, with two teams and a tennis...

A ball in a circle

A ball in a circle

The playground area is a 5 meter radius circle. The radius increases when the number of children increases.

Modern dance choreography with a hoop for kids 5-7 years old

Modern dance choreography with a hoop for kids 5-7 years old

A fun modern dance with a hoop choreography video for children 5-7 years old. Broken down choreography for easy teaching.Great...

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