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175 Best Camp Games A Handbook for Leaders

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ISBN-10: 1550465058

ISBN-13: 9781550465051

Edition: 2009

Authors: Kathleen Fraser, Laura Fraser, Mary Fraser, Bernice Lum, Kathleen Fraser

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Games for kids 4 to 16, plus tips on keeping them fun and fair for all participants.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Boston Mills Press
Publication date: 8/24/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

by Kathleen Fraser, Laura Fraser and Mary Fraser ; Illustrations by Bernice Lum

Laura Fraser has written for "", "Vogue", "Glamour", "Mother Jones", "Self", "The San Francisco Examiner Magazine", "Gourmet" & "Mirabella", among other publications. The author of "Losing It: False Hopes & Fat Profits in the Diet Industry", she lives in San Francisco.

STEVE HARTLEY is many things: author, astronaut, spy, racing-car driver, trapeze-artist and vampire-hunter. His hobbies include puddle-diving and hamster-wrestling and he was voted "Coolest Dude of the Year" for five years running by Seriously Cool magazine.

Break the Ice
My Name Is Aaron and I Like Aardvarks
Dress Me
Hula Hoop Pass
Name Dropping
Blind Man's Bluff
Move Your Butt
Frozen Ts
I Love Marmalade
Team Jump Rope
Name Ball Bounce
Life Raft
Human Knot
String Toss
Darling, If You Love Me
Shoe Pile
Leadership Activities
Cooperative Rocks
Nuclear Reactor
Helium Stick
Pass the Ball
The Elephant Game
Leaky Pipes
Take It Easy
Black Magic
Junior Charades
Going on a Picnic
This Is a What?
Twenty Questions
Two Truths and a Lie
I Spy
What Has Changed?
Total Recall
Pass the Slap
Dumb Crambo
Look Up, Look Down
Heads Up, Seven Up
Drama games
Broken Telephone
Who's the Leader
Human Machine
Red Ball, Yellow Ball
Master and Servant
Improv Games
Bus Stop/Park Bench
Sitting, Standing, Lying
Party Quirks
Murder Wink
Up, Jenkins!
King's Keys (aka Pirate's Treasure)
Soh Koh No (aka Ah Soh Koh)
Silent Ball
Scavenger Hunt
Backwards Scavenger Hunt
Blow Soccer
Overnight Camp
A Little Night Music
Feelings on the Floor
Star Pictures
Flashlight Tag
Werewolf Tag
Thorn and a Rose
One-Word Story
Get Them Moving
Speed Rabbit
Parachute Games
Fruit Salad
Cat and Mouse
Shark Attack
Chute Ball
Color Exchange
Parachute Golf
Ford Angular Gear Box
Kitty Wants a Corner
Animal Game
Just for Juniors
Doggy Doggy
Simon Says
Follow the Leader
Mother, May I?
Duck, Duck, Goose
Flying Dutchman
Group Sculptures
Hot and Cold
Horses, Knights and Cavaliers
Guard the Castle (aka CN Tower)
Jump the Creek
Larry, Curly, Moe
Human Ladders
Wax Museum
Steal the Bacon
Musical Games
Musical Chairs
Cooperative Musical Chairs
The Shark
Rikki Tikki
Dance Freeze
Star Strike
Tunes on a Topic
Limbo Contest
Theme Days
Crazy Costumes
Zany Food
Relay Races
Over-Under Relay
Tunnel Relay
Blind Artist / Blind Writer
Balloon Pass
Ice Floe Race
Orange Pass
Leapfrog Relay
Beach Toy Relay
Beanbag Balance Race
Run Them Ragged
Ship to Shore
Dragon Tails
Red Light, Green Light
Chuck the Chicken
Crab Soccer
Tag, You're It
Pairs Tag
Beanbag Tag
Blob tag
Slow Motion Tag
Category Tag
Frozen Tag (aka Freeze Tag)
Lightning Tag
Toilet Tag
Cow-Tipping tag
Hot-Dog Tag
Fox in the Henhouse
Giants, Wizards, Elves
Chocolate Factory
Candy Corners
Octopus (Run Like Chewbacca)
Traditional Games
Capture the Flag
King of the Castle
Red Rover
British Bulldog
Cops and Robbers
Predator Prey
Chicken Fight
Sword in the Stone: Supreme Master of the Universe
Hide and Seek
What Time Is It, Mr. Wolf?
Streets and Alleys
Ultimate Frisbee
Foosball Soccer
007 Dodgeball
King's Court Dodgeball
Ball Master
European Handball
Dryland Torpedo
Wet and Wild
Drip Drip Drop
Firefighter Relay
Wet T-Shirt Relay
Water Limbo
Water Balloon Toss
Wet Potato
Swimming Games
Marco Polo
Sharks and Mermaids (aka Sharks and Minnows)
Water Polo
Still Pond
Musical Kickboards
Stuck in the Mud
Tips for Leaders
Key to Game Icons
How to Start Games
Peaking Games
Play the Game
Modifying Games for Abilities
Inclusion is for Everyone
Bending the Rules
Tips on Training Leaders
Evaluating Leaders
Creating a Daily Program
Sample Programs
Smog Days
Transition Games
Lost for Words
Shy Kids
Also Known As (AKA)
Dealing with Rule Breakers
Lights Out
Dealing with Homesickness
Age Groups
Birthday Party Plan
How to Create Even Teams
Rock, Paper, Scissors
Modifying Games for Themes
How a Relay Race Works
How to Create a Kooky Relay
Group Challenges
Ways to Make a Relay More Difficult
Pros and Cons of Elimination Games
Ways to Choose It
Setting Boundaries
Supervision and Safety
Stay Safe in Sticky Situations
Supervision and Hide and Seek
Lost Child
Dealing with Boring Betty, Competitive Charlie and Lazy Linda: Encouraging Equal Play
There's More to Life Than Circle Dodgeball
007 Clap Game
Modifying Games for Number of Participants
Water Safety
Sun Safety