All players must follow the lines on the gym. You can travel in any direction on the line, but players are not allowed to jump to another line. To get to another line players must continue until they come to an intersection with another line and then they can follow that line.
The classic dice-rolling game is perfect for Zoom due to its simplicity, although you will of course need five dice to play. Yahtzee is very easy to pick up on the fly and is a great option for. Play the traditional game of Follow the Leader. Begin by acting as the leader yourself, then allow each child to take a turn as leader. Afterwards, have a short discussion with your children, explaining that since you are followers of Jesus, you try to live like Jesus did by following His example. The teacher will hang one larger fish with 'I WILL FOLLOW JESUS AND FISH FOR PEOPLE!' FOLLOW ME CHART: The teacher will hang a poster on the wall with the words, 'I WILL FOLLOW JESUS' written at the top. Have the children take turns going to the poster and say, 'I will follow Jesus.' They will write their name on the poster. Nathan and Liaa join the Follow The Leader Game during Ethan Sodusta's Birthday Party. They're the ones behind the girl with fairy wings.
- For follow the leader have players in teams of 3 or 4, each player with a ball.
- Set up a large grid for players to dribble within, 20 x 30 yards.
- Players dribble in a line with their 3-4 players, following the first player in line.
- Head of each line can change speeds and directions to increase difficulty for rest of line.
- Switch the players at the head of the line every 60-90 seconds.
- Players should dribble with their ball close to them, so they can change direction quickly and dribble in control.
- Encourage players to use left and right feet as they dribble (No toes to kick the ball!).
- Players should dribble to large empty areas in the grid, looking for space and avoiding other players.
- Remember, encourage successes!
- The coach calls out specific moves and/or directions to have the all the lines do.
Total time estimated:
- 5-7 minutes for kids to follow the leader.