Chicken or the Egg

Set Up: Obtain one small ball and one rubber chicken (can be substituted by another classroom item)


  1. Each group will form a circle
  2. Each group will have a Chicken or an Egg (ball)
  3. On “ready” command, all kids get into a squat.
  4. On “go” command students pass their object around the circle in a clockwise direction.
  5. The first team to successfully pass the object around wins the round.
  6. Kids on losing team must do 10 jumping jacks or other activity.
  7. Begin the game again with a new student starting off in a counter clockwise direction
  8. Repeat two more times with groups trading objects