Setting in a elementary school can play indoor or outside and need a large space.
Objective Children will practice physical activity and gross motor skills. The participants learn to play together and follow directions. Who children from preschool or kindergarten kids
Group size 3 or more Ages: 5-8 years
Material: Hula hoops or chair, CD player and music.
Benefits develop fundamental movement skills, provides opportunities do develop social skills and make friends.
Length of time: At least ten minutes, including setup, but it varies with the number of players. The more kids there are, the more time it’ll take.
A game by using hula hoops on the floor. In which player walk around the hoops. Once the music start, they should move around. Stop the music. Everyone must take the hoop close to them. The player left without a hoop is eliminated and one hoop is removed. Play the music and stop in the same manner. Eliminating one player and one hoop at a time. Award the winning prize to the last person inside in a hoop.
Same activities as musical chairs.
At the end of the game you can ask question.
Did students appear frustrated? If so, were they able to improve over time?
How much effort did it take students to be able to complete the task following each round? Were they able to?