10+ Getting to Know You Activities for Teens & Adults

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  • Lets Get to Know You!


    Activities for Teens & Adults

  • It is a fact that in the right formation, the lifting power of

    many wings can achieve twice the

    distance of any bird flying alone.

    - Milton Olson

  • Icebreakers .

    Prevent bullying

    Build community

    Teach citizenship

    Cultivate relationships

    Increase motivation

    Improve group work

  • Ball Q & A

    Students throw the ball to a peer and ask get to know you questions!

  • Do it in pairs!

  • TP Web introductions

  • The Hot Seat

    Who? What? When? Why? Series of questions Which celebrity would you like to sing at your next birthday party

  • Students jot down 3 things theyd like to do in life and share with their peers!

    Bucket Lists!

  • Each student tells 2 truths and 1 lie about themselves The other students guess which is the lie

    2 Truths & a Lie

  • Speed/App/Get to Know You Dating

    Hand them a card with peers names. They jot down information. Start the timer for 1-2 minutes. Then students switch to the next person.

  • Students bring in old photos Post on the board Students write down the name of who they think it is The owner of the photo talks about the memory

    Old photos revisited

  • Student bring in small objects that are meaningful to them They introduce themselves by explaining how the object represents them You can tell them to put them in a plastic cup

    Meaningful Momentos

  • Each student tells a favorite food, place of travel, etc. The students record it/ write on a Post-It Put all recordings/Post-Its in a bag Students reach in, grab one, & find their person

    Who Am I?

  • Hu


    n B



  • 30Go







  • Guess what these emojis reveal about me!

  • Share an image & the story behind it!

  • Digital Goal Collages/Vision Boards

    Goal Poster by EvelynGiggles, Flickr

    Buncee Canva Tackk

    Piktochart Biteslide Smore

    Glogster PicCollage ImageChef


  • Epic selfie- Youtu.be/VTlXttQL_Yk

  • Back-to-School Epic Selfie Adventure

  • Participant Map


  • Create emojis & have them message each other!

    Imoji & Bitmoji apps (iOS/Android)

  • 3 Things we should know about you 2 Places you love to visit 1 Job you wish you had

    321 Introduction

  • stripgenerator.com/strip/606141/3-2-1-intro/

    Use comics!

  • Bit.




  • intel.com/museumofme

    Museum of Me video!

  • ShellyTerrell.com/books Twitter.com/ShellTerrell Facebook.com/ShellyTerrell Gum.co/learn2go ShellyTerrell.com/icebreakers


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