Odds and Evens

Area

Hall, grass, hard surface.

Equipment

None

Instructions

Class breaks into two teams and line up in the centre of the playing area back to back about one metre apart – Each student should have a direct opponent – One team is nominated as the “odds” the other is the “evens” – Students stand still and await a number called by the teacher – If an even number is called, the even team run to the wall they are facing and the odds chase them – Students receive one point if they successfully tag the runner

Variation

Call a maths sum instead of a number