Youth Group Icebreakers

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Banana Chomp Relay: Eat

Using the Bananas with the kids' names on them, pile all the bananas in a heap at the front...

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Mingle Mingle Mingle

This is a good youth group game to get kids mingling together and to help kids to get to...

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Human Paper Scissors Rock

This game is a variation of normal paper scissors rock. I'm going to assume you know how that one...

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Blindfolded Musical Chairs

It's pretty much what the name suggests! Each person playing is blindfolded and chairs are spread randomly through the...

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The Chair Game

Arrange the chairs in a big circle, everyone to sit on a chair apart from one person, who stands...

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Monkey in the Middle

For this icebreaker game, you'll need to form a circle with chairs. You have one person in the middle....

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Cup Stack Relay

Line two teams up next to each other with a table a few metres away from the start of...

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Queen Ann

The object is to figure out what Queen Ann likes... the leader says examples, Queen Ann likes toes but...

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Play Dough Pictionary

Split the group into groups of about 5 pleople and distribute them around the room. Each group is given a...

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Celebrity Articulate

If you've ever played the famous board game "Articulate" then you'll love this game. It usually is easier to...

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Donkey Game

Everyone circles up, and two people start with a ball each. One ball is to be passed around the...

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Identity

Divide your group into 2 teams. Each person writes the name of a well known person they would like to...

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AhSoKo!

Description: An icebreaker for a small group that gets everyone involved with the coordination of hands, voice and pace....

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Sneaky Phrase Game

This ice breaker game is a good group game to play with a small group - maybe at a...

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Table Topics

This is an excellent ice breaker activity in it's simplest form! If you haven't heard of "Table Topics" before,...

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Telephone Pictionary

This group game could be used as an ice breaker game or just as a relaxed game. It's a...

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Tug of Water War!

Before the game starts place all the objects at a hidden place where you it is not too difficult...

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Get To Know You Bang

This is the "get to know you" edition of the youth group game called "Bang". You'll need to know...

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Jenga Dare

This is a great youth group ice breaker game. Would work really well to help the group mingle and...

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Simple Word Games

There are many simple word games you can find at the website listed. Some of them can be played...

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Ultimate Ninja

The group stands in a circle and nominates someone to start. 3 - 2 - 1 ULTIMATE NINJA! Everyone has to start...

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Skit Night

We came up with this at our first lock-in 3 years ago and it is one of our most requested...

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Talkin Bout Your Generation

Played this game in a fairly large youth group but could work for smaller groups too! If you are...

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The Ultimate Quiz

Divide the group into teams of between 5 and ten people (If you are running a camp with small groups,...

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Matchstick Truth or Lie

Before playing, designate two actions for 'true' and 'false' (such as hands on heads or hands behind back) and...

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The Little Couch

Four on the Couch is quite a fun game but it needs quite a few people to make it...

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Shuffle Bums

You get all the chairs in a circle and have the people playing sit on them. Make sure there...

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Balloon Shuffle

Get everyone to blow their balloon up. The object of the game is to carry there balloon from the...

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Telephone

A classic and fun party game for all ages! 1. Get players to sit in a circle facing inwards. 2. Pick...

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What If?

You give each person the two pieces of paper. Tell them to write on one piece a random question...

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Helium Stick

You can do this team building activity with a single group (maybe as an team growth activity for your...

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Rock Paper Scissors Evolution

This game is a fantastic group mixer ice breaker activity. Players must wander around the room and battle each...

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The Human Slingshot

It's an exhilarating, fast-paced game that involves four people slinging each other back and forth within a human sized...

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Going Up or Going Down?

You start by splitting everyone up into teams of two. Everyone is standing and has their backs against each...

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Remember Everything

This get to know you game is best played in a smaller group of around 10 or so people. If...

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Straws and Rubberbands

1) Each person gets a straw 2) The straw must be held using their mouth 3) They have to pass the rubberband...

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Top & Bottom Tag

Gather your players into two teams. Tell one team to put one of their hands on their head, and...

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Snowball Fight

This is a great fun get to know you game. It works well as an ice breaker game and...

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Giants, Wizards, and Elves

Summary: An icebreaker / action oriented game good for medium and large sized groups. Similar to a game of rock,...

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Human Traffic Lights

Whilst the music is playing, all players must dance around the room and when the music stops players must...

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Chaos

Get the youth to make a circle with the chairs facing inwards. There needs to be one less chair...

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Paper Telephone

Ok, so we all remember the kids game telephone, where the person at the front of the line whispers...

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Question Circle Rotate

This is a fantastic "get to know you" game. Split the kids into two groups - tell one group...

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Tired of Being Weak?

Objective: Rip the phonebook into 2 pieces evenly Players needed: Unlimited (the more the better) Instructions: Get a few volunteers...

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Big Feed

The idea of this game is to feed people, who are sitting on their hands, with a spoon stuck...

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Make It Out Of A Chair

First, you split up into groups of 3-5. You should have at least three teams to play. Each team...

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Pregnant Penguin

1. Everyone sits on a chair distrbuted randomly around the room. 2. A penguin is picked randomly. 3. The penguin stands in...

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Dinosaurs

1. Choose one person to be the "Danger Alert" or choose an adult or a group leader or something. Give...

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Spot The Difference

Divide your group into two teams. Stand the first group in a line facing the second group. The second...

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Just Dance Live

Based on the game for Kinnect or Wii, this is a simple fun, high energy group game for your...

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