Use these activities to: foster interaction ∗ begin sessions with impact ∗ stimulate creative thinking ∗ challenge basic assumptions ∗ illustrate new concepts ∗ re–energize participants ∗ introduce material . . . and more!
The activities are divided into six categories:
∗ Energizers and Tension Reducers
∗ Feedback and Disclosure
∗ Games and Brainteasers
∗ Getting Acquainted
∗ Openers and Warm–Ups
∗ Professional Development Topics
Almost all of the icebreakers in this invaluable resource require less than 30 minutes, demand little––if any––advance preparation, are simple to implement, and are flexible enough to be used with an unlimited range of topics.