Children get bored very easily and how! Take a look at kids around and you would know how they love to discover new games. Today, children are encouraged to play outdoor as well as indoor games that hone their thinking.
However, kids being kids will get bored at some point. In that case, adults are often at loss about the kind of games to play. Here are some amazing games you can keep in your arsenal whenever kids want to play a new game.
The One Who Smiles
Play this game outdoors when out on a picnic or indoors with friends. Make everyone sit in a circle and have a person sit in the center. The center person has to choose one person from the circle and ask the question, 'If you love me, can you please smile for me?' The chosen person should reply with an answer, 'I know I love you but I am unable to smile'.
This answer should be given to the person without a smile. The one who smiles would then have to take the position of the person in the center.
The group that makes the most delicious dish within the time limit is the winner! The brighter side of this game is that one can have a good treat even after the game is over.
Reading Fairy Tales
If there are many kids, you can put your old clothes to some good use. Bring out a heap of clothes and ask each child to pick out few items. Help them to dress up like a character from a fairy tale book. Help them with some make up and accessories. Reward each one with a chocolate cookie after everyone completes dressing up as his or her favorite character.
These wonderful and entertaining games sure are fun when you're bored. These ideas will surely help to lift everybody's mood and charge everyone from within!