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Suggested Grade Level(s): 1, 2, 3, 4

Content Area(s): Classroom Energizer

Purpose of Activity (objectives, etc.):

This is a fun and quick Classroom Energizer that gets the kids to work together without speaking out loud to each other.


With all of the students seated explain to them that the goal is to count to ten by working together as a class. This must be done by students randomly standing and saying the next consecutive number from 1-10. The catch is that they may not communicate with each other and two people cannot stand at the same time and say a number or the game starts over.

Time them to see if they can do it in one minute. The kids will have lots of fun and look like popcorn popping up and down to finish the game.


Less than 5 minutes