MOVEMENT AND SPORTS GAME FOR CHILDREN - No. 0001 - numbers race
GRAPHICS MADE WITH THE SOFTWAREGESTICS SPORTS
Type and Action
Typology: movement and sports game for children, exercise running games without the ball: animation games
Goal: basic physical-motor activity
Group / Team: in teams
Age: 7-11 years, 3-7 years, 11-14 years
arranged in rows, in the field, (parallel rows) each row represents a team; both teams and not, minimum 4 players per team. The range varies from m. 10x20 up to m. 20x40, according to the number of participants
the animator, after having arranged the students in parallel rows of equal number, assigns each of them a number eg. to the first of the rows it gives the number 1, to the seconds the 2 and so on. Then the teacher calls a number at will and, those who have that number have to run around their row until they return to the starting position.
Respect the type of race or gait chosen, because anyone who does not respect the chosen mode of translocation is disqualified; he remains in the game but only scores the minimum score
PURPOSE: to return to one's starting place before the others competing
SCORE: 5 points to the first who reaches the aim of the game, and then to decrease according to the number of players
VICTORY: the player who first reaches the goal of the game wins
Using different systems of translocation: slalom, lateral translocation, running backwards, imitating the gaits of animals, etc.
Starting from different positions: sitting, prone, supine, etc.
Carrying out evolutions before running: doing a turn on yourself, performing an extension jump, etc.
Carry out special passages between the rows: jump the ponytail, pass under the legs, run with a partner on the shoulder, etc.