Teaching Resource

The Bean Game

$0.99 or Free on Plus | 7 pages (PDF)|Grades: 1 - 6 | Starter Sheet

A fun active game to play at any time.

Use this teaching resource at the beginning of any lesson or whenever your class needs a brain break.

This active game encourages the development of listening skills, cognitive processing skills, physical activity and social skills.

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ooh – love your ideas Bronwen. Teach Starter team, would you be able to add these variations to the collection please? I’m going to play this with my seniors – you’d be surprised how much Year 11 and Year 12 students like to do these sort of games.

H Stanton-Cook · Aug 26th, 2018

Hi there,
Thanks for your suggestion. I am so glad that you are using The Bean Game with Year 11 and 12. I will look into the possibility of adding new beans to the collection!
Have a great day!

Alison Smith · Aug 27th, 2018

I have been using Beans a lot in the last few years. We have many many Beans! Hot Beans, Cold Beans, Jumping Beans, Runner Beans, Navy Beans (salute), Baby Beans (Rock the baby), Mean Beans (Grrr!) climbing Beans, Can O’ Beans (Pair up), Three Bean Mix (Groups of three) , Bean Salsa (A little salsa dance), always careful to remind them that beans are silent but deadly….

Bronwen W · Jul 18th, 2018

Hi Bronwen,
Thanks for sharing your ‘Bean’ story and for sharing more varieties to add to the collection!
Have a great day.

Alison Smith · Jul 24th, 2018

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