Amoeba Tag

High energy tag game that can support team building

Minimum # of people:


Time required:

5 – 10 minutes

Materials required:

Something to make boundaries with (if you are outside)

Activity description:

  1. Participants start spread out in a designated area (gym or outdoor area lined with markers).
  2. One participant is “it” and must try to tag other participants
  3. Players who are tagged attach to the “it” participant until they make a group of 4.
  4. Once a group of 4 is formed, players break into 2 pairs that continue to try and catch runners.
  5. As each pair forms a group of 4 they split into 2’s again.
  6. The game continues until the last person is caught of the leader ends the game.