Dodge ball Tag with scarves tucked in back of trousers - grab the scarf to get the other person out - last 2 with a scarf are 'winners' and 'it' for the next game Stand in circle and catch with opposite hand to that called - forfeits if done wrong - down on one knee, 2 knees, sit on bum, lie down. Been a long time since mine were in cubs though!
40-40 if somewhere with lots of hiding places. Murder in the dark(?) where the murderer winks at victims and one person is the policeman Manhunt- in the dark with torches North-South-East-West or variations Duck, duck, goose Crab football
TBH I now realise that none of our games are in any way restful or designed to calm youngsters down