American children’s game – duck duck goose – fun facts – American culture for kids

Duck, Duck, Goose is a game played by children across America.  Children sit in a circle and one player, the “fox”, walks around the circle tapping each player’s head and saying “duck” until the fox taps one player’s head and calls out “goose!”  The goose must jump up, chase the fox around the circle and attempt to tag the fox before the fox can sit down in the goose’s empty space.  If the fox sits down safely, the goose becomes the fox.  If the fox is tagged (s)he must continue to be “it”.


Share this:
Please like & share:
This entry was posted in American Culture and tagged , on by .

About Dino Lingo

At Dino Lingo we believe every child in the world should be able to learn another language & culture if they wish. What is Dino Lingo – Dino Lingo language learning programs include DVDs, books, song CDs, flashcards, and online language learning games and lessons for kids. Dino Lingo has one of the largest selections of languages available; over 40 languages to choose from!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>