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Large Open Area Required
Tunnel Tag

Suggested Grade Level(s): 2, 3, 4

Content Area(s): Recess / Lunch Activity

Purpose of Activity (objectives, etc.):

The purpose of this activity is to get all kids involved and more importantly up and moving.

Materials/Equipment (Needed):

  • Large open area with a wall or fence


This variation of tag is played in an area with a wall or fence along one side. Those who are caught must stand with one arm outstretched, touching the wall. Someone who has not yet been caught can release them by running under the 'tunnel' formed by the outstretched arms. The game ends when everyone has been caught.


10 minutes