Players get active and have fun in this popular Recess Enhancement Program (REP) game, Hit Record.


Hit Record

Who: Grades K-5

Players: 10+    

Time: 10 minutes+    

Where: Auditorium, cafeteria, gymnasium, hallway, playground    

Equipment: None 

How to Play 

  • Players spread out standing 6 feet away from each other. 
  • The leader calls out controls that you would find on a video camera (play, stop, rewind, fast forward). 
  • Each control has a related activity that players have to perform. 
    • Play – walk around 
    • Rewind – walk backward 
    • Pause – jump 
    • Fast forward – run 
    • Stop – freeze 
    • Slow-motion – slow movement 
  • If a player messes up, he or she does five jumping jacks, then rejoins the game. 

Check for Understanding 

  • When the leader says, "play," what do you do? 
  • When the leader says, "pause," what do you do?  

Game Tip  

  • Demonstrate for players. 

Conflict Resolution Tip 

  • Have players help you lead the game. 


Easy: Play and stop

Medium: Pause and rewind

Hard: Fast forward and slow motion

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