Facilitator Learning Modules


The Why and How of Five Favorites

In facilitated workshops, appropriate toys, games and play activities help bring participants to a positive emotional state – an essential requirement for learning, creative thinking and idea-generation. It can also diffuse tension and increase group members’ sense of discovery, participation, and involvement. Find out all you need to know about introducing play into your groups and four unique group energizers.


Module includes:
– Why Play?
– When to Play?
– When Not to Play?
– Who to Play With?
– Five Favorite Energizers including: Four-Toy Game, Brain Gym, Metaphoric Sculpture Exercise, Frisbee Toss, Herrmann Brain Diversity Game
– Many resources to get your creative juices flowing!

Tools: Metamorphic Sculpture Exercise (B. MacKay), Herrmann Brain Diversity Game

Looking for more creative ideas to bring to your group?

Check out the ToP course, Facilitation for Innovation – Inspiring Group Creativity

Categories: Planning, Starting & Ending Meetings / Acquiring Skills and Tools / Building Teams / Brainstorming and Creativity /