In the desert town of EI Geyser fire has broken out and far and wide there is no water to extinguish it. The residents ask for help in the firefighting efforts. They put out a reward for those who transport the most water into the city.
Two airlines are gearing up for battle. They hurriedly make as many firefighting planes as possible, fill water in the tanks and fly as fast as possible to EI Geysir.
The cover image here shows the game plan.
A night game for at least 12 (optimally 20) 8-12 year olds where participants need to pay close attention and where a fun mix of action and tactics is created that experience shows is really fun for kids and leaders.
We were all infected by a dangerous virus. The disease is very contagious and getting worse, so we have been expelled from our villages. There is supposed to be a miracle cure that can defeat the virus.
Elisha no longer has his servant Gehazi. Therefore, we help him with the work. This includes collecting the wool in the forest. Suddenly a rabbit comes hobbling over and claims that the wool belongs to him. We think this is unfair and propose to divide the wool in a game.
Action-packed game in three phases that takes into account the different needs of ants and young warriors and is perfect for an introduction to the story of Noah!
The well-known "sink ships" as an active game for indoors or outdoors.
The classic rope pulling, with various possible modifications
Spike your haymaker to the finish line
This quarter game is a great fun for both Jungschärler and Ameisli. You can play it outside in the quarter of the church or in case of emergency also inside.
In terms of time, we are two years after Jesus was born, shortly before Joseph, Mary and Jesus flew to Egypt. It is assumed that Jesus was around two years old at this point in time.
Materials: Only a ball is required for the game.
+ The game requires no props.
+ Pleasant and fast gameplay.
Gameplay: The Jungschärler get the order (eg Wanted poster as a start) to look for the lost sheep. They then go from post to post until they find the sheep. At each post there is a leader in disguise. The children are each given a clue as to where the next post is and how to deal with that person to get information. If the specified criteria are not met, the leader does not give information!
Generally, the more leaders, the better. The listed variant can be expanded depending on the time budget and present leaders.
At the end, a big party can be celebrated!:)
Appendix: Game idea in detail & Wanted poster
Why not play with unfamiliar play equipment for once?
After Moses was found by Pharaoh's daughter, his family was allowed to take care of him while he was still a baby. To take care of a small child you have to know and be able to do a lot of things. The groups of about 3 children demonstrate their skills at different posts. One group at a time is at one post. One group wins per post, the overall winning group receives a certificate per person.
Similar to tennis, yet incomparable!
A very nice team game for all ages, but highly recommended for ages 15 and up, and a "must play" for students.
Our Jungschi organises a schoolboy floorball tournament for the local area
To learn about new sports with the teens and use them as spiritual comparisons in devotions.
The Megaton is about making a film using the simplest means possible and within a 'normal' programme. Can be shown at parent or information night. All teens should be engaged in the process.
A little game on the story of Samson.(Bible; Judges 13-16)
The principle is similar to the game Scissors, Rock, Paper.
This game is an off-road game that can be played in an open meadow as well as in the forest.
Running with these füssen is not as easy as it looks at first glance. The Füsse are strapped into two leather loops and then a certain distance either against each other or in a certain time must be run.
Ninja is a game to bridge short waiting periods.
In the limited playing field of a group, about 15 bend lights are hidden in the meadow. The opposing group must run through the field and without being caught by the opposing group bring these bend lights to his playing field and hide them again.
Perfect if you don't want to organize too much, but still want to have fun.
A variation of British Bulldog.
In this night terrain game, players are on a quest to find a secret agent. This agent is in possession of a very important briefcase. Will you find out the necessary information to lure him out of his hiding place?
A kind of rugby where not physical strength is needed but speed.
Which group manages to get their flag out of their opponent's field and into their own? This is a movement-intensive terrain game that needs almost no preparation.
A game in which you can experience experiential communication disorder.
This terrain game is usually played in larger cities. With the help of sporadic clues to the whereabouts of the unknown "Mister X", he is pursued by several groups with the aim of identifying and capturing him. The game is based on the board game "Scotland Yard"
In the game "The king wishes..." two groups fight for the king's favour. It's all about reaction, speed and a bit of luck. Action and fun is certainly present in this game!
The goal of the game is to transport as many letters as possible into his depot, in order to finally be able to lay as good words as possible.