Flip your complaints into Thanks Game

A simple and fun relay games for when you are teaching a lesson on thankfulness.  You could use it for a Thanksgiving lesson or for any lesson about showing gratitude.  All you need are a couple of pieces of cardboard and some spatulas.

“Flip It Thanksgiving Game“Flip It”

Materials: Circles cut out of cardstock or cardboard.  On one side will be written “complaint” and on the other “thanks.”  4 Spatulas

Directions: Divide the class into 4 teams.  Each team will take turns sending one player down to the opposite side of the room to use the spatula to flip the “pancake” from a complaint to a thanks, then run back and hand the spatula off to the next person.

Here is a printable/downloadable PDF version of the game:

Flip It Thanksgiving Game


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