Zachary Collinger

How to play Red Rover

Red Rover is a fun children's game that pits two lines of players against one another. Here are all the rules and tips for winning you need to know.

September 3, 2019

How to play Yahtzee

Yahtzee may seem difficult, but we promise, it's not so bad. Just score the most points by rolling the five dice in a number of combinations.

September 2, 2019

How to play Disc Golf

Also known as Frisbee Golf. Hit your target in as few throws as possible while working your way around an outdoor course.

February 3, 2019

How to play Follow the Leader game

Play family games together by learning the rules to Follow the Leader game. Observe closely, and use the power of mimicry to advance to the winner’s circle.

January 28, 2019

How to play Four Square

Hit the ball into an opponent's square and defend your own. Move through the ranks and try to get to square number one to become King.

January 26, 2019

How to play Freeze Tag

Like the original version of Tag, this game varies in that players who are tagged are "frozen" and must stand in place until they are "unfrozen".

January 25, 2019

How to play Hopscotch

The first player to finish one full course for each numbered square is the winner — careful not to step on any lines or lose your balance!

January 18, 2019

How to play Dots

A "griddy" game where dots become lines and lines become squares. The most squares wins.

August 11, 2017

How to play Hot and Cold

Hot means you are close to finding a hidden object. Cold means you aren't. Learn the rules to this easy-to-play, classic backyard game.

July 17, 2017

How to play Bingo

This is a game of chance in which randomly selected numbers match on a scorecard with 5 squares across and 5 squares down. Five in a row wins!

July 16, 2017

How To Play Jacks

Learn the rules to this classic game that's easy to learn but tricky to master. Bounce the ball, pick up the jacks. Sound easy? It's not.

July 13, 2017

Fun outdoor games for kids

Freeze Tag, Disc Golf, Follow-the-Leader, and more games help kids have a blast outside.

February 19, 2009