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Year Of The Coin

Revealing get-to-know-you exercise using a common prop.

  • Simple
  • Quick
  • Many variations
  • Invites reflection
  • Virtual option

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    Contributor Mark Collard

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    1.50 avg. rating (46% score) - 2 votes

    1. Anna Doroshaw

      I used this activity in a virtual group. Since not everyone had easy access to coins, I had a stack of coins and gave everyone a year to work with.

      As an alternative, I had everyone pick a year between their birth and present day. Then they proceeded to follow the regular instructions to tell a story about something they experienced or remembered about that year.

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