PLAYED IN PAIRS, FACING EACH OTHER.
STUDENTS TOUCH ALL TEN FINGERS, AND ONE STUDENT CLOSES HER EYES.
WITHOUT TALKING, THE OTHER STUDENT LEADS THE BLIND STUDENT BY HIS FINGERTIPS, AROUND THE ROOM, WITHOUT BUMPING INTO OTHER STUDENTS OR OBSTACLES.
MAKE SURE YOU HAVE SOME OBSTACLES IN THE ROOM TO NAVIGATE AROUND/OVER/UNDER.
DEBRIEF: DEMONSTRATES THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING A LEADER SOMETIMES, AND BEING A SUPPORTIVE FOLLOWER AT OTHER TIMES. DISCUSS THE NEED FOR TRUST IN RELATIONSHIPS, ESPECIALLY BETWEEN LEADERS AND FOLLOWERS.
ACTIVITIES FOR PASTORAL CARE & WELLBEING CLASSES
All activities have been adapted by Unleashing Personal Potential from www.improvencyclopedia.org, www.reachout.com, www.playmeo.com, www.tom.edu.au, and through years of practice in education. Thanks to the many educators who have contributed to this list of tried and tested activities.
For more activities like this (and much more), check out THRIVE Online Lesson Modules for Pastoral Care and Wellbeing.