Games for Youth Groups 1000 Games for Youth Groups

Making gestures

Time: approx. 15-20 min.
Recommended age: from 12
Size of group: it doesn't matter
Time for preparation: none (only some suggestions)
Material: nothing

Game description

The game is similar to "I went to the market" but using movements and gestures. The first child starts with "I went to the market and bought a …(head shake, nose rub, hand shake, nod of the head.)" The movement is made when the sentence is called out. Then it is the next child's turn who says and performs the previous child's text: "He went to the market and bought a ...(say and perform the text) and I bought (makes own gesture). The game carries with all players repeating all of the previous players gestures and then their own.


no scoring

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Games for youth groups, children’s birthday party or community fete.

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