Striking up conversation with someone you dont know can be awkward and stressful for both sides. The Find "Throw & Tell Activity Ball" turns this stressful process into a simple yet valuable game and makes conversation into an enjoyable, stress-free game that anyone can enjoy.
Helping to overcome stressful & awkward situations
Initiating conversation with someone you dont know can be awkward for both parties. For a carer or activities co-ordinator, it's essential to learn as much as possible about the people you are working with.
The Find "Throw & Tell Activity Ball" turns this potentially stressful process into an enjoyable and valuable game. Each panel on the ball features a different preference or experience that anyone can talk about.
So how do you play the game?
When a person catches the ball their thumbs will be on two different panels of the ball. They simply choose one of the panels and talk about it. The Throw & Tell Activity Ball is a simple way to learn practical information about an individual in a fun, informative, non-confrontational way that anyone can enjoy and also helps with hand-eye co-ordination.
It's a simple way to break the ice in any one-to-one or group activity and is full of questions about likes/dislikes and every day experiences that everyone will have an answer for.
The questions have all been carefully chosen to focus on things that we all have memories of and can talk about. These questions work like a key to unlock memories that lead to more detailed discussions and will inevitably involve sharing great memories and reminiscence about things the participants value and enjoy.