Trust Lift

Let yourself be carried by others! Let yourself be carried away!

Number of People: any in groups of (at best) 7 or 9 people

Time: 0.25 hrs

Place/Space: indoor, outdoor, 4–5 m² per group

Equipment:

  • none

Link to desription (doc): Trust Lift

Washing Machine

The Washing machine is a group dynamics game which aims at the players’ senses and at strengthening the trust within the group.

Number of People: 10–20

Time: 0.25–0.5 hrs depending on group size

Place/Space: best outdoors, 10–20 m²

Equipment:

  • none

Link to desription (doc): Washing Machine

Walk to Earth

Walk to Earth is literally a grounding exercise, using the sense of touch to connect body, mind and earth.

Number of People: any

Time: 0.5 hrs

Place/Space: outdoor, open space according to group size

Equipment:

  • none

Link to desription (doc): Walk to Earth

Karaoke/Sing-Along

Karaoke/Sing-Along

Multiple variations of karaoke/sing-along games with or without equipment needed and different duration of the activities.

1. Name That Tune
2. Rewrite the Song
3. Song Lyric Musical Chairs
4. Rock Star Sing Off
5. Misheard Lyrics
6. Karaoke Roulette
7. Blind Auditions

Number of People: 5–15

Time: 0.25–1.5 hrs

Place/Space: Indoor, as little as possible

Equipment (depending on the chosen game):

  • Computer (optional)
  • Internet (optional)
  • Speakers (optional)
  • Paper, pens, bowl (optional)

Link to desriptions (doc): Karaoke/Sing-Along

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In Order

The group orders themselves according to size, age or initials in alphabetical order. Every second person is chosen for the first group.

Number of People: anything more than 10

Time: 0,1 hrs

Place/Space: any, 2 m² per person

Equipment:

  • none

Similarities

The group should split into pairs with something in common. For example: Boy-boy, blond hair, same initial, same size or the same length hair.

Number of People: anything more than 10

Time: 0,2 hrs

Place/Space: any, 2 m² per person

Equipment:

  • none

Opposites

The group should split into pairs of opposites. For example: boy-girl, blond hair-dark hair or little-large.

Number of People: anything more than 10

Time: 0,2 hrs

Place/Space: any, 2 m² per person

Equipment:

  • none

Gordian Knot

The Gordian knot is a coordination/group dynamics game for established groups of about 6 to 20 people, used to work in “close proximity”.

Number of People: 6–20

Time: 0,1–0,25 hrs

Place/space: Indoor, outdoor, 5–15 m² depending on group size

Equipment:

  • none

Link to desription (doc): Gordian Knot