It can be difficult running (and controlling!) games for large groups of people. These should help keep everyone happy and entertained.
|Title ||Detail ||Rating |
|The shoe game||This is a good short game to help your group mix it up a bit. Sit everyone in a circle, tell everyone to take off their left... more>>>|
|Crab Soccer||Split up into two teams. Each team lines up on one side of a small soccer field, with goals at either end. The goals can be proper... more>>>|
|Interrogate the leader||Form the same number of groups as you have leaders. Assign a leader to each group and have group members "grill" the leader with... more>>>|
|Tape Grab||Before your students arrive, rip 3-4 inch pieces of colored tape (1 color per team... We usually play with two teams). Fold over about... more>>>|
|Rock Paper Scissors Tournament||We all know the Rock Paper Scissors game. But can you... more>>>|
|Balloon Smash||To prepare for this game, you need two balloons for each person in your group (plus some spares for those that might break whilst you're inflating... more>>>|
|Elephant Tag||A simple tag based game requiring no equipment or preparation time... more>>>|
|Hunt the Leader||This was one of my favorites. We would take the youth group to a large shopping mall or main street (depending if it's day or night)... more>>>|
|Worker Auction||This is primarily a fundraising... more>>>|
|Dress Up||This isn't strictly a game but a group of ideas to help add a twist to any activity... more>>>|
|Fresh||This is a really difficult game to describe how to play, but once you understand and get the hang of it, it really is a great game.
|Animal Farm||This is a quick, fun activity to divide your group into smaller groups.
Give each person a card or post-it note with the name... more>>>|
|Guess the taste||This is a pretty simple game - a good time filler or if you're having a rotation of short games. Get hold of a packet of those... more>>>|
|Weather Report||This is a great game for groups where people don't know each other that well.
Form groups of two or three and work through... more>>>|
|The Amazing Race... to Christ||This idea is like similar to other amazing races but with a definite twist.
|Geometry Drill||This icebreaker will help group members understand what it takes to lead a group. It will also give kids a chance to get to know each... more>>>|
|Mine Field||This game teaches kids the value of communication and trust.
It works best if you have a large area, indoor or outdoor. Setup... more>>>|
|I've got mail||This game requires everyone to sit on seats in a circle. A leader then makes a statement such as:
"I've got mail for everyone... more>>>|
|True or False||This game is perfect for large groups.
|Frozen T's||This game is literally an icebreaker! It requires... more>>>|