Follow the Leader - Physical Movement Game

Follow the Leader - Physical Movement Game

Activity 3 of 8 in this unit

  • Cool+
  • Early Learning
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Physical Education
  • Social
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Health
  • ...

Lesson summary

Children follow not only the direction of the leader of the line but also the style of movement: skipping, stepping, and climbing all around the space.

Learning goal: 

  • This activity is all about following instructions and moving our bodies in different ways, requiring control over our limbs, and having fun while being active.


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Curriculum mapping

EYLF Learning Outcomes:

Learning Outcome 3: Children have a strong sense of wellbeing

3.2 Children take increasing responsibility for their own health and physical wellbeing

Learning Outcome 5: Children are effective communicators

5.1 Children interact verbally and non-verbally with others for a range of purposes

Resources required

  • You’re likely going to want to head outdoors for this one.

Additional info

This is an original Cool+ activity.

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