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Short Story -------> Tiny Frog.. CiteHR. Dhanjith Started The Discussion: Short Story -------> Tiny Frog. Once upon a time there was a bunch of tiny frogs.... who arranged a running competition. The goal was to reach the top of a very high tower. A big crowd had gathered around the tower to see the race and cheer on the contestants.... The race began.... Honestly: No one in the crowd really believed that the tiny frogs would reach the top of the tower. You heard statements such as: "Oh, WAY too difficult!! " "They will NEVER make it to the top. " or: "Not a chance that they will succeed. The tiny frogs began collapsing. Except for those, who in a fresh tempo, were climbing higher and higher....

The crowd continued to yell, "It is too difficult!!! More tiny frogs got tired and gave up.... But ONE continued higher and higher and higher.... This one wouldn't give up! At the end everyone else had given up climbing the tower. THEN all of the other tiny frogs naturally wanted to know how this one frog managed to do it?

It turned out.... Therefore: (3) Facebook. Candle Race. Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2009 13:09 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Monday, 26 October 2009 15:36 Candle Race No of player – 3/4 groups with 3 players in each group Preparation: Have six candle and match box for each group. Also, have candle stand or a simple plate for each group. Description: Mark a start and finish line about 20 feet apart. At the start the person at the start has to light the candle, the runner has to take it to the finish line, and the person at the finish line has to fix it in the candle stand. In case the candle blows in between, the runner has to take it back to the start, lit the candle again and brings it to the finish line.

The group who manages to get all the candle to the finish line first is the winner. Note : Enough care should be taken as chances accidents might be their. Pass it on.. Last Updated on Saturday, 28 June 2008 12:37 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Saturday, 28 June 2008 11:59 Pass it on.. Number of players: 2/3 groups of 8/10 players. Preparation: Collect unusual items to pass along, such as, slice of pizza, burger, cup filled with water, icecream scoop, kitchen gloves, water melon, utensils etc ( about 10/12 items) Description: Place a container and a table at the start and the finish line.

At the start the players have to pass on the items from the start table to the finish table. If any article drops in between it is not counted. The time taken by each group is recorded by the orgaziner. The group which finishes in shortest time with maximum articles is the winner. Variation : To make the relay race more challanging give all the players oversized gloves to wear.

Hoopla Race. Last Updated on Sunday, 11 May 2008 02:21 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Sunday, 11 May 2008 02:19 Hoopla Race Number of players: 4 groups of 10/12 players. Preparation: 4 Hoopla or Big Rings. Description: Divide the players in to 4 group each group of 10/12 players. Make the players stand behind one another in a line. Give the hoopla to the first player of each team. At the start the first player puts the hoopla through his head and removes it from his feets. The team which is able to bring the hoopla through all the players in the shortest time is the winner. Variation: 1. Card Race. Last Updated on Sunday, 11 May 2008 02:10 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Sunday, 11 May 2008 02:04 Card Race Number of players: 4 groups of 10 players. Preparation: Playing cards, 4 small tables. Description: Mark a start and finish line say about 30 feet from each other. Assign nubers to the player in the team in serial order i.e first person has no 1, second has no 2, third has no 3 and so on the tenth has number 10.

At the start one player from each team has to run to the finish line, opens one card at a time and find out the ace, and then run back to the start line. The next player should start only when the first player has come back and at all times the cards should be kept upside down on the table. The team which brings all the 10 cards in the right order and in the shortest time is the winner. Thanda thanda Kool Kool. Collection of Items. Last Updated on Sunday, 27 April 2008 05:20 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Sunday, 20 April 2008 08:00 Number of players: 4/5 groups of 8/10 players.

Preparation: Prepare a list of articles to be collected by each group / team. Give the list and an empty bag to each group leader. The list might include things inside the venue, with the players etc. Description: At the start each group goes out to collect all the articles mentioned in their list. The team which manages to collect all the articles in the shortest time is the Winner. Hints: Sample list;

Dancing Balloon. Lemon Race. Saptapadi. Nimbuda Nimbuda. Last Updated on Sunday, 27 April 2008 05:18 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Sunday, 27 April 2008 03:17 Nimbuda Nimbuda Number of players: Min 4 to 5 couples. Preparation: Big spoons equal to the number of players, lemons. Description: Mark the start and finish lines say about 25 feet apart. At the start the husbands are supposed to run with the lemon towards their wife standing at the finish line. In case the lemon falls in between the player has to start all over again.

The couple who finishes the run in the shortest time is the Winner. Variations: Oranges or ping pong ball could be used for the race. Mala O Mala. Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2008 00:49 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Wednesday, 30 April 2008 13:02 Mala O mala Number of players: Min 4 to 5 couples. Preparation: Get lot of used newspapers. Description: Mark a start line and a finish line with about 20/25 feet distance in between. While doing so if a paper gets torn then that is disqualified. The husband who manages to put highest number of newspaper garlands on to her wife in the shortest time is the Winner. Variations: You can play this game by giving flowers and needle and thread to the husband. Cinderella. Last Updated on Saturday, 31 May 2008 12:24 Written by Rajiv Tulpule Saturday, 31 May 2008 12:23 Cinderella Number of players: 10/12 couples or more.

Preparation: Nil Description: Request all the ladies to remove their footwear( shoes/ chappals) in one corner. At the start ask the husbands to go to the ladies corner and search and pick his wife's footware. On locating the footware, they have to come togehter to the organizer. The couple who manages to collect the right footware in shortest time is the Winner. Variation: This game could be played with rings which the couple is wearing. Dumb Charades Game Ideas. Who doesn't love the very popular game of Dumb Charades!? Whether it's the immense effort in performing or racking brains out to understand someone else's actions, both are just as much fun - a game that's easy to organize, requires almost no props, and a favorite of most!

Movies are the most popular for Dumb Charades. Acting out a song is very challenging. For now, here's a variation to this game.Instead of using movies, you can use professions to enact and play; all other rules of the game remain the same. You may also use your native language as the translation and probably give a bonus point to those who know the right word! How to Play Dumb Charades? - Form teams and in each round have 1 representative ready to enact the movie/song/other variations. - One way to play is the other team discusses and gives a challenge to the representative to act out in front of his/her team while keeping mum and performing only actions until the team guesses correctly.

Dumb Charades Game Ideas. Pass The Parcel Game Forfeit Ideas. While hunting for a list of forfeits to play Pass The Parcel with my group of friends, whenever I came across a good one in the past years, I added to my list and finally have a good enough number and variety of fun punishments to keep the game interesting. This is a great game when having an afternoon tea-party, evening dinner get-together with family, children's birthday party, at kitty party, or a weekend picnic with friends and family (especially since these are decent penalties). 1.

Sing a nursery rhyme! 2. Say the alphabets backwards! 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. How to play Pass The Parcel? Style # 2:Pack some small gifts depending on the number of players, and place a slip of paper with each gift. Note: A grown-up who can operate the music system and is not playing Pass The Parcel is designated to start and stop the music at his/her own wish WITHOUT facing the players to maintain a fair game. One-Minute Game Contest Ideas. Want to have some interesting contests for a birthday party? Need some games to play at your kitty party? Organized a picnic and now looking for some game ideas? Pick any of these fun one-minute games for your next event! 1) The person/group that blows the maximum balloons wins (if you follow up with any game for kids related to balloons, then you can use these blown-up balloons for them [I call this 2-in-1 offer!]) 2) Small pieces of newspaper (or beans, eg. kidney beans) are sucked up with a straw from bowl A to bowl B. 3) 10-15 locked locks and keys, whoever unlock max locks wins (for more challenge (and more confusion!)

4) The person/group picks up maximum M&Ms (or beans) from bowl A to bowl B using chopsticks wins. 5) Person/group that makes the largest snake out of paperclips/safety pins wins. 6) With sieve placed upside down and covered with newspaper and scotchtape, max needles to be inserted in holes of sieve through newspaper. (more to come!) How to Play? Pls Suggest Me One Minute Games. Lighthouse game - improve your team building performance. Objective: For each person to take on different roles in a single teamwork activity in order to support his/her team Group Size: 4 or more Materials: Various obstacles Blindfolds Pieces if wrapped candy Description: Blindfold one person and put him/her at one end of a room or outdoor area that has various obstacles in it (i.e. rocks, cones, chairs, trees, etc.).

Discussion Prompts: Did you feel safe when you were the "cargo ship"? Variation: Put moving objects or people into the area the ship will be moving through to act as "floating logs". Family friendly games at Materials: Some apples Players: Any This is a couple game. Call the couples and give one apple to each couple. Tell them to hold between their foreheads. Give them instructions-one step forward, two steps backward, three steps left, four steps right, sit, stand, etc. The couple who holds till last carefully and successfully following the instructions is the winner. Materials: One bucket and some small size of plastic balls Players: Any Put the bucket on a distance of around 4-5 meters. Materials: Some flowers, one crown(you can make it by your own), make-up kit, etc...

Call all the couples. Materials: Some paper and pens Players: Any Distribute the papers and pens among all players. Materials: Candles and match box Players: Any On the table, fix 15-20 candles. Materials: None Players: Any Divide the players into 3-4 teams(A, B,C, etc...). Materials: Match box and Some stars (decorative)which can be paste on the dress(you can also make it).

Call the couples. Call all the players. 1. 1. 1. 1. One Minute Party Games | Ladies Kitty.