This team-building task is designed to develop students' team-working skills. If you wish to learn more about these skills, and find other team-builder tasks, take a look at this article.
This task depends upon members of the group noticing the needs of others and responding. It requires students to:
Share the purposes of the activity and the rules with the group.
If you have more than four people in a group then use an observer to ensure the team obeys the rules, and note when there is evidence of members of the team responding to the needs of others, as well as to place a hint card in the middle if one is needed.
Here are the rule cards and the hint cards.
Can you give any good examples of when someone noticed what you needed and tried to help?
The dominoes can also be arranged into a pair of doughnuts or one large doughnut. Ask the team to create these shapes.