Game idea: Guessing animals
Age: From 4 years
Players: From 2 children
What do you need?
Some Orff rhythm instruments, for example one of the Schmetterline rhythm sets
How is it played?
A child chooses any instrument and lets it sound. The other children guess which animal makes a sound similar to that of the instrument!
Examples: woodpecker, stork, bee, mosquito, mouse, squirrel, cow (with cow bell), cricket, grasshopper (chirping), bird (chirping and singing), frog, horse (hoof clapping), insect whirring, beetle, chick (triangle), rattlesnake, bat
What is promoted?
Hearing, concentration, creativity