It can be difficult running (and controlling!) games for large groups of people. These should help keep everyone happy and entertained.
|Title ||Detail ||Rating |
|Acrostic||An acrostic is an arrangement of words in which certain letters in each line, when taken in order, spell out a word... more>>>|
|All Stars||Give each person a piece of paper and have them draw a self-portrait. Ask them to put their name on it (in case it's not obvious who... more>>>|
|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>>>|
|Animal Kingdom||Ask kids to introduce themselves and say which of the following animals they most identify with: eagle, dolphin, lion, sparrow, whale, or... more>>>|
|Anyone who?||People then have to find someone in the room who fits the criteria, and have them sign or initial their name in the box ... more>>>|
|Assassin||(also known as Werewolf or Mafia)Assassin is a great game - it's simple to setup, needs no equipment, and is heaps of fun. ... 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>>>|
|Banana Surgery||Split your group up into smaller... more>>>|
|Birthday Bash||Setup a circle a set of chairs with one less chair then the amount of people present. Make one person "it". Go around... more>>>|
|Brown Shoe Bingo||A bingo style game to help people mingle together... more>>>|
|Build a bridge||The idea of this game is simple - split your group into teams of 3 or 4, and give each team a "Building Kit" (explained below) and a bowl... more>>>|
|Bun shuffle||Arrange chairs in a big circle. Choose someone from the group to be 'it', and that person stands in the middle of the circle. ... more>>>|
|Buzz Fizz||Separate the group into groups of 10 (or there abouts depending on the size of your group). They have to count from 1 to 50 as a group. However,... more>>>|
|Categories||Everyone needs a piece of paper and pen for this one. Down the left hand side, write the following categories:TV... more>>>|
|Caterpillar Race||Form teams of equal size, with five to seven players on each team (3 also works). Have kids think up one-syllable names for their teams. Then... more>>>|
|Celebrity head||An oldie but a goodie!For this game, you need three headbands or head pieces onto which you slot or stick a piece of paper or card. ... more>>>|
|Chinese Pictionary||This game is a cross between Chinese Whispers and Pictionary.
Divide your group up into teams of 4.
Ask the... more>>>|
|Christmas Games||A bunch of Christmas related ideas and games for your group... more>>>|
|Chubby Bunnies||Chubby Bunnies is a game involving marshmallows. It can get a bit messy! ... more>>>|
|Clan and Tribe||Tell kids that they're going to form different groups or "clans". Ask group members to choose from the following list of animal they... more>>>|