Animal Bird Fish

3.5 stars

Sit everyone in a circle, and select someone to start.  This person (a) walks up to any other person (b) in the group and says either “animal" "bird"or "fish."

The person (b) must then name a specific one of these that has not yet been said during the game, before (a) counts to 10. If (b) succeeds, (a) stays in the middle and quickly approaches a new victim. If (b) cannot think of one in time, he or she goes to the middle, and (a) returns to his seat.  

  • Free / Low Cost
  • Ice breaker
  • Indoor
  • Large area
  • Primary or Elementary School
  • Teens (Age 12-15)

Group Size
  • Small Groups (1-9 people)
  • Medium (10-29 people)

  • Short (1-10 minutes)
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This game is amazing. It requires zero prep or materials and is really easy to explain, so you can get right into it. We had so much fun; a few of us laughed so hard we were crying. Kids jumping up and down racking their brains trying to think of a new kind of fish. Definitely try this one!
- Jamie (17 Feb 2017)

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