ERIC Number: ED319152
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Boundary Breakers: A Team Building Guide for Student Activity Advisers.
Boundary breakers, the modern term for "icebreakers," tear down barriers that sometimes form within student groups and organizations, and offer a low-risk way for group members to become better acquainted. This document is a "hands on" booklet that covers such boundary-breaking activities as "Send a Letter,""The Lap Game,""One-Minute Interview," and "Spider Web." Each of the 26 activities within this booklet is supplied with a suggested age level, a purpose, an optimal group size, the time required, and a list of materials necessary to accomplish the goal of breaking interpersonal boundaries. (KM)
Descriptors: Extracurricular Activities, Group Discussion, Group Dynamics, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Competence, Pamphlets, Prosocial Behavior, Rapport, Secondary Education, Self Disclosure (Individuals), Social Development, Socialization
Publication Sales, National Association of Secondary School Principals, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 ($4.00; quantity discounts).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA. Div. of Student Activities.