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muskox tag

Submitted by: Danše Tilley & the 1st Inuvik Brownies

When a muskox herd is threatened, they form a circle with their backs together, and horns facing out.  Weaker animals are gathered in the centre for protection.

Players:

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6 - 12

Equipment:

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A confined space for running (school classroom)

How to Play:

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Two people are chosen to be "it".

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They stand back-to back, and link arms at the elbows.

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The people who are "it" chase the other players, and try to tag them with their elbows.

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When someone is caught, they join arms with the people who are "it" (Everyone faces outwards), and help catch the other players.

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Continue until everyone is caught, or the circle becomes too big to move.