Back Rope configured to represent map of Australia, as seen in team-building activity called Map Making

Map Making

Creative & spatially complex problem-solving exercise.

  • Fosters collaboration
  • Sharpens observation skills
  • Multiple variations
  • Powerful reflection tool

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    Contributor Mark Collard

    User Reviews, Comments & Ideas (1)
    5.00 avg. rating (89% score) - 1 vote

    1. Steven

      I’ve found this to be a great opening activity even for groups up to 25. It is a great way to learn new things about one another in an activity that is very non-threatening. I also gives me the facilitator a little insight about the group.

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