Games to Nourish Community

Using games regularly and giving students a chance to laugh together and play is a way to build trust, confidence, and community. Here are some games you can try in your classroom - in person or virtually!

The games below can be used on their own or along with listening exchanges.  To find more information on how to use games in your classroom, check out Mini Lessons and Games to Nourish Community.


Touch Blue!

Yes, Let's!

Counting, How High!

I Am a Tree

Play it Again, Sam



Yes, Let's! and Play it Again, Sam were adapted from Unscripted Learning by Carrie Lobman and Matt Lundquist