Ro Sham Bo Rock Star

Games & Activities for kids & adults of all ages

10+
kids
3-5
grade
11
fives
5+
min.
  • Development Goals: To increase social comfort, learn everyone’s name, and improve verbal and nonverbal communication
  • Skills: Ro Sham Bo and following directions

Ready...

Before You Start:

  • Review the rules of Ro Sham Bo.
  • Make sure everyone understands the rules and how they should support the person who won Ro Sham Bo.

SET...

How to Play:

  • Group student into pairs.
  • Have each partner group introduce themselves and play a round of Ro Sham Bo (or enough rounds to break a tie).
  • The student who does not win becomes the winner’s cheerleader, following them and shouting ‘Go [name]!’
  • The winner moves on to play another winning student.
  • Each round, the winner advances to play again and the non-winners and any previous cheerleaders are now all cheering for that winner.
  • The game continues this way until it is down to two players and the whole group is cheering for one or the other.

GO!

Alternate Names:

  • Ro Sham Bo Champion
  • Ro Sham Bo Cheerleader

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