Cow Tipping Tag

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For the Its to make cows of all players.

-Fundamental Movement Skills:

  • Locomotor

  • Running

-Equipment List:

  • Half-length pool noodle per It.

-Equipment Link:

-Setting Up:

  • Assign several players to be It--Maybe one It for every 8-10 players. Give them each a half-length pool noodle.

  • All players are in a scattered position within the playing area.


  • On the leader's signal to begin the Its attempt to tag other players with their pool noodle.

  • If a player is tagged they go down on all fours (like a cow) and moo.

  • Other free players attempt to gently tip the cows and that frees them.


-Questions & Notes:

  • Questions for Understanding:

  • Are there ways the Its can work together to best tag everyone?

  • Are there ways the freed players can work together to keep everyone free?

Questions or comments? 

Please contact Dr. John Byl at:


     (905) 923-0938

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