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Follow The Leader Sardines

Form everyone into a line. The player at the back is the one who will hide. You then run in a line singing the song "We're following the leader and you can't look back." Whenever the last person sees a good hiding spot they drop off the line and ...

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  • 17 votes
  • 5199 views

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absaloutley brilliant

Knight's Tale

Pick: - 2 princess's - 3-4 knights - 1 shield - the rest are wanderers The princesses hide themselves and don't tell anybody where they're hiding. There's no hiding or looking together. The wanderers and knights wander around trying to find a ...

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  • 40 votes
  • 14651 views

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I'm SO going to play this at my Sleepover Party...

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Sounds great. my party's soon, and me and my fr...

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Don't make a mistake and think this is too simplistic for even three year olds. They love it especially boys aged 3 to 6. THE OBJECT The object of this game is for everyone to end up in the same room if they are all to receive "the prize". The o...

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  • 0 votes
  • 8121 views

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cool not good for girls though

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Kookie Sounds OK - i'm gonna rename it when I play it ...

Scavenger Hunt

This game is fun especially in a big house! The host puts clues on little pieces of paper with numbers. Example 1: Where does the DOG sleep? (obviously, you can make them more difficult) Example 2: If I was a OGD (unscramble) where would I ...

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  • 42 votes
  • 10715 views

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Jessa This sonds really fun for people who like puzzl...

Steal The Jewel

The more people the better for this game. Find a "Jewel" which can be anything small and not sharp. A plastic bottle cap or tennis ball is ideal. Give the jewel to any one player. They get a five second start, then all the other players must char...

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  • 12 votes
  • 8796 views

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Nero team version: 2 teams, one has the Jewel. the o...

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This game works really well with hyper kids

British Bulldog

You need to play this outside, with a good length playing area that has two distinct ends. The ends must be marked out with a line, or a wall, or just two objects on the ground. One person is the bulldog and stands in the middle of the play area. Al...

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  • 16 votes
  • 16679 views

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Sooooo sharks and minnows?

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123 I love this game so much! it is really fun and ...

Shoe Chase

Everyone takes off their shoes and puts them down the back of their pants/trousers/waistband. Make sure everyone has plenty of shoe sticking out so the shoes can be grabbed. Now get everyone running around. The objective is to grab the shoes from th...

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  • 8 votes
  • 7080 views

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OMGhow did you possibly come up with such a sen...

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might be better with scarves or something, pull...

Silly String Tag

This game is so simple and easy, yet kids love it because it adds just a little something different. You play tag (or even Freeze tag) just like you normally would, except that whoever is "it" is armed with a can of silly string (the spray string y...

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  • 30 votes
  • 12158 views

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looks fun:)

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I love this game!!!:)

Simon Says (for kids)

One person is nominated as "Simon" - they are the leader of this game. Everyone else spreads out around the room or garden. Simon proceeds to call out instructions such as: "Simon says jump", "Simon says hands in the air", "Simon says sit down...

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  • -3 votes
  • 4246 views

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good but easy

Hunt For Pairs

Before the party choose a "pair" of items for each player. Good examples of pairs are - socks - gloves - knife and fork - ear-rings - shoes/slippers etc. Now wrap up one of each pair and hide the other in the party room or around the house (...

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  • 11 votes
  • 3183 views

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i like the sound of this especially for young c...

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angelina its a good game it can make people move aroung ...

Obstacle Relay

The more imaginative the better. You basically need to construct an obstacle course around your house or garden. Example obstacles are: - an apple bobbing bucket (see Bobbing For Apples) - an item of clothing to put on - a skipping rope to skip 5 ...

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  • 21 votes
  • 14677 views

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Yeah ditto not great for us with small gardens

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I think I'll have my take won do team do this f...

Crazy Waiter

You need a couple of plates and ping pong (table tennis) balls for this kids game. Split your party into two teams, and ask them to stand in 2 lines.

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  • 19 votes
  • 6902 views

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Similar 2 games I kno but seems mor tricky. Can...

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cool game im going to use it

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Obstacle Relay Yeah ditto not great for us with small gardens

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21 Jinx Yes

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Heads or Tails Knockout rock paper scissors?

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21 Jinx 🙂 thanks for the great review! It has inspired ...

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Camera Game Yep... THIS IS THE BEST

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The Best Christmas Trivia Quiz Ever the answers are given on page 2!

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21 Jinx Good idea I might try that

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21 Jinx Yeah I would recommend 3,4 or 5 people in it so...

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Black Magic that game is so tricky and so,so,so,so,so,so,so...

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Black Magic when i played this game the teacher picked only...


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Obstacle Relay Yeah ditto not great for us with small gardens

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21 Jinx Yes

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Heads or Tails Knockout rock paper scissors?

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21 Jinx 🙂 thanks for the great review! It has inspired ...

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Camera Game Yep... THIS IS THE BEST

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The Best Christmas Trivia Quiz Ever the answers are given on page 2!

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21 Jinx Good idea I might try that

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21 Jinx Yeah I would recommend 3,4 or 5 people in it so...

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Black Magic that game is so tricky and so,so,so,so,so,so,so...

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Black Magic when i played this game the teacher picked only...