10 games from around the world to finally take children away from tablets

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Tag, hide and seek, cops and robbers — how many super from childhood we remember with a smile. But what is new to impress our children? Site looked the most interesting games from all over the world, which delight the local kids. Take note and at the first opportunity try!

"Catch the tail of the dragon" (China)

Number of participants: the more — the better

What you will need: Nothing.

Game rules: all are arranged in a column and put his hand on the shoulders or the waist ahead of the standing. Whoever is the first head of the dragon, last of it's tail. Then begins the most fun. The dragon's head begins to hunt for his tail. Those players who are closer to the tail, can do everything to help him "slip away" from the head, deftly escaping the whole tail. However, in an attempt to grab the tail and run away from the hunter, it is important that the column is crumbled and the dragon collapsed.

So hold on, my head! We are not so easy to catch.

"Pay by oranges!"(Ghana, Africa)

Number of participants: two teams of 3-4 people

What you will need: by 4 oranges for each participant

Game rules: draw two lines at a distance of 10-15 m from each other, which are placed team. On the line in front of the players of both teams are placed in a slide oranges: lower put three on top of another. The teams alternately throw oranges on the rollercoaster of the enemy. If you were able to scatter, caught picks up the oranges for his team. A failed roll "flown away" the orange goes to the enemy. Of the thus obtained oranges the enemy puts a new roller coaster, which can also be sprinkle. The game continues until one of the teams will lose all their oranges. She is a loser. Oranges are easy to replace balls, cubes and anything that will prompt your imagination.

"Kabaddi" (India)

Number of participants: two teams of any even number of players

What you will need: good mood and strong lungs

Game rules: the playing field is divided in half on site for the two teams. With the beginning of the game starting striker team crosses into the opponents ' half and tries to touch a hand or a foot to the players. But all is not so simple: first he should inhale and while hunting is constantly saying "kabaddi! kabaddi! kabaddi!". Once the air is over, the striker becomes the prey itself, and should run hard back. To be saved, we must have time to touch the hand or foot site. If successful, then the opposing team drop all until someone touched the striker. If he was caught, then the battle goes to the enemy team. The winners are those whose team still has more players.

This game originates from India, but has become so popular in Asia, even world competitions are held on kabaddi.

"Three stone" (France)

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Number of participants: 2 to 4

What you will need: 3 stone or any small round objects that you can hold in fist

Game rules for two: both parties in a fist hiding behind 1, 2 or 3 stone to confuse the opponent. And can be probed and leave the hand empty. At the signal both put ourselves "in the game" clamped fist. Now the task is to guess how many stones in total now in the game, and they in turn tell their version of the numbers from 0 to 6. But to repeat it is impossible. For example, if the first player to call "five", the second chooses from the remaining numbers. Next, unclench my fists and look who won. Guess throws a stone and the game continues. If no one guessed then just play on. The winner is the one who got rid of all the stones before.

Even more fun to play in three stone three or four. Do not forget to change the answers from 0 to 9 and from 0 to 12. By the way, this old French game was used not only for entertainment but also for resolving disputes.

"Duel of potatoes" (Philippines)

Number of participants: 2, the total number of pairs — the number wanting to have fun

What you will need: forks and potatoes

Game rules: players at a distance away from each other and be on one knee, other leg off from the ground and keep a hand in the air to keep balance. In the other hand each of them has a potato on a fork or stick. The main task — to bring down the fries of your opponent and hold his own. Winning is not the most powerful, but agile and nimble: sometimes a single lightning-fast movement, and victory is assured.

The player is "dead", if the potato falls or raised foot touches the ground three times. The game also ends if one player relies on the opponent or pushes him. To simplify rules, you can't get on one knee.

"The Ambassador arrives" (Africa, Africa)

Number of participants: can be anything — the more players, the longer the game

What you will need: "a valuable gift" — any item that the game will be value. For example, the ball. The birthplace of the game is often a piece of wood porez, which is very valuable in South Africa.

Game rules: players are divided into two "villages" and line up in ranks opposite each other. From one sent to the Ambassador with a valuable gift to another. He gives his rivals and immediately runs away, and the whole village rushes in pursuit of him. If the "Ambassador" will have time to catch to return home, he becomes a prisoner. But if he managed to escape, the player "captured" give the pursuers. Losing the "village" in which there are only one resident.

"Hurah aduun / Herd" (Buryatia, Russia)

Number of participants: the more the funnier

What you will need: Nothing.

Game rules: the participants stand in a circle and firmly join hands. It's horses who guard their foals — the other players who are in the center of the circle. You can knock the hooves, laugh in imitation of horses. Around the herd moves the player, the horse, which protects the foals from the wolves. And multiple players on the wolves prowl around and try to break the circle, grab the foal and drag it into the den. But the horse-guard scares the wolves, and if salit wolf, he is considered killed. The game continues as long as the horse is not "kill" all wolves.

Kvinta, OOO (Lithuania)

Number of participants: 5

What you will need: ball

Game rules: on the ground or the pavement is drawn a large square with sides about 10 m or marked the corners of the square, where up to 4 players. In the center of the square, draw a circle with a diameter of about 1.5 m, it becomes the fifth player Quint.
Corner players take turns trying to knock out the fifth ball of the same dodges the ball without stepping outside the circle. The one who managed to get to fifth, changing places with him.

"The Barrier" (Sweden)

Number of participants: the game for big companies — the more, the more interesting

What you will need: Nothing.

Game rules: all but three players, arranged in a square so that every row had as many players as there are rows. Standing in line and join hands, forming within each square of the street.

The remaining three is pursued, the pursuer and the leader. The second is to catch a runaway in the streets. But on the side first — the whole team, and once he is caught, the facilitator should make a sign. All the players quickly let go hands, turning to the left to form the new streets. A Stalker who almost caught the runaway, in a moment, is with him on different streets. And so each time, until the Stalker will not be nimble team. Then selected new players for the chase and the fun continues.

"Wolf" (Uruguay)

Number of participants: more fun if more players 4

What you will need: Nothing.

Game rules: selected a spacious field and from two sides marked feature of its boundary. Among the players chosen the player who will become a wolf. On the one side of the field outside a house, on the other — "wolf's lair". All players run between the house and the wolf on the Playground and singing invented song, "that is no wolf."

Then the players approach the lair and ask the wolf: "if you're Coming, wolf?"he answered: "I just stand." The players sport on the field again and after some time again go to the wolf with the same question, but I can hear another excuse. And so the time — he washes, gets dressed, combs his hair, etc. But at some point the wolf suddenly cries out: "I Go to catch you!"— and rushes to catch players. Saved those who got to the house, and caught the wolf changes places with him.

Illustrator Natalia Kulakova especially for Site
According to the materials of friendship, site of Natalia Orlova,

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