Rhythm Detective

Game Description: 
Fun way to engage all kids in a rhythm activity!
Follow the leaders rhythm
Game Rules: 
Have one child be the detective and send them out of a room. While the detective is out of the room assign a leader of the rhythm. The leaders job is to come up with a rhythm for all the other children to follow, have the leader try multiple actions. The detective comes back into the room and must guess who the rhythm leader is. Once the leader is guessed assign a new detective and a new leader.
Adaptations (optional): 
Try incorporating dance moves, hopping, jumping, marching, etc.
Average: 4.3 (6 votes)
7 to 9 years
10 to 12 years
13 to 15 years
16 to 17 years
Type of Activity: 
Co-operative / Team Building / Ice Breaker
Warm up/Cool down
Space Needed: 
Large Space (Gym, Multipurpose Room, Playroom)
Medium Space (Classroom, Empty Room)
Small Space (Hall, Furnished Room)
Field / Park
Equipment Needed: 
How Many Leaders are Needed: 
Only 1
How Big of a Group is Needed: 
Small group (3-5 kids)
Medium group (6 - 15 kids)
Large group (16+ kids)
Types of Skills Practiced: