Activity 1 Topic 2

Title

Warming Up

Duration

30 minutes or more depending on the number of participants

Expected learning outcomes

By the end of this activity, students will be able to:

 

  • Gain confidence and trust in the group

  • Better understand each other

  • Reflect about culture and identify ways to overcome critical situations

  • Overcome barriers of speaking in public

Methodology

Active listening, intercultural learning

Required resources

  • Flipchart / Blackboard

  • World map

  • Post-it

Annexes

Annex I. What’s in a name?
Annex II. An object – your culture
Annex III. Where do you come from?

Description

The exercises proposed aim to function as ice-breakers to help participants get to
know each other and overcome the fear of speaking in front of other people. You
may select the most appropriate exercise (provided in the Annexes), depending on
your class group.

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