Posts Tagged ‘clayton poland’

KEH049: Props-Free Kids Games You Can Use

Kids Entertainer Podcast 49: Props-Free Kids Games You Can Use

Props-Free Kids Games You Can Use Take the fun to the next level by adding these super-simple props-free kids games to your show. In this episode, we got civil engineer AND expert games leader Clayton Poland to share not just his go-to games but also the techniques he uses to run children’s games smoothly. Here…

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Become a Games Leader – A Kids Entertainer’s Guide Part 7

Kids Entertainer Hub Games Guide with Clayton Poland

Step 7 to Becoming an Amazing Games Leader: Kill It Before It Dies! Last time we talked about how important it is to be like a cheerleader when leading children’s games. And here, in the final installment of this series, we’ll talk about one last tip you need to keep in mind to be a successful…

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Become a Games Leader – A Kids Entertainer’s Guide Part 6

Kids Entertainer Hub Games Guide with Clayton Poland

Step 6 to Becoming an Amazing Games Leader: Become a Cheerleader Last time we talked about what questions to avoid when leading kids’ games. Now we’ll talk about something completely different: the importance of being a cheerleader when leading children’s games. But before we start, let me be clear. By saying you become a cheerleader, I’m…

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Become a Games Leader – A Kids Entertainer’s Guide Part 4

Kids Entertainer Hub Games Guide with Clayton Poland

Step 4 to Becoming an Amazing Games Leader: You Need Only One Rule! Last time I talked about the importance of keeping things simple when leading kids games. This time I’ll let you into the next step: keeping just a single rule. Let me ask you something. Have you ever been to an event where, before…

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Become a Games Leader — A Kids Entertainer’s Guide Part 3

Three colored pieces of paper on which are written "Keep It Simple!"

Step 3 to Becoming an Amazing Games Leader: Simple Is Better! In my previous post, I discussed how important it is to create healthy competition during kids games. Now I’ll go into the third secret to always turn your games into a hit: keep things simple. Simple Games Work After years as a children’s entertainer,…

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Become a Games Leader – A Kids Entertainer’s Guide Part 2

Kids Entertainer Hub Games Guide with Clayton Poland

Hi. I’m Clayton Poland from West Monroe in Louisiana. In my previous post, I mentioned I play games for a living and I discussed Part One of my seven-part series on how to lead kids games like a pro—all put together especially for Kids Entertainer Hub readers. Now here is Part Two. Read on and find…

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Become a Games Leader – A Kids Entertainer’s Guide Part 1

Games For Kids Entertainers Hi, I’m Clayton Poland from West Monroe in Louisiana. Believe it or not I play games for a living (and yes, I’m a big kid at heart). Kids Entertainer Hub is such a great platform to discuss how including games into whatever area of children’s entertainment you work in. You will love…

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