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Hiding Game Hide and Seek

Hiding Game and Physical Play
Alternative Names
  • Monster Game (At School 18)

Hide in seek is a standard game where children hide from a person who is it.


At School 09

Players: 10 or more
Girls and Boys
Age: Multi Age:

'In' is determined by using counting out '21'. 'In' counts to 10 while other players hide. ''In' declares, "Ready or not, here I come." 'In' then searches for hiding players till found. The found players then have to help find others. The first found player becomes the next 'In'.
Can be played with 10 or more players
Both males and females play.
Generally played in winter, maybe once a week.

'It' counts up to 20 with eyes covered while others run and hide. 'It' seeks hidden children.

At School 02

Players: 4
Boys and Girls
Age: 6

Played near old Pre school. There is hiding of eyes by hands, counting to 30 and "Ready or not, here I come".

At School 03

Players: 2
Girls and Boys
Age: 9

Play equipment area. Playing/hiding behind wattle tree.

At School 09

Players: 8
Age: 9

Monster game (hide and seek). Monsters find villains.

At School 12

Players: 2
Age: 6 -7

Morning recess had just begun, and the girls were having their snacks. One girl was hiding her face and counting up to twenty, while her friend hid. When the girl finished counting, she found her friend straight away because she was standing on the other side of the supporting column, and they both laughed. Both girls were eating snacks while they were playing.

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