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Gear UP With Games eBook
Gear UP With Games eBook

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GEAR UP WITH GAMES! Games & Initiatives for Team-Building, Networking, Energizing....and just plain FUN!

Gear Up with Games is a compilation of over 100 of Laurie Geary's favorite games and initiatives learned and developed over the years teaching and facilitating team-building activities for Outward Bound Professional programs (OBP), the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Mountain Leadership School (MLS), Effectiveness Training Programs (P.ET. and T.E.T.), and Life Coaching.

Based on the stages of group development: forming, norming & performing, storming, and un-forming, the activities are perfect for - teachers, trainers, coaches, consultants, and mental health professionals working in a variety of settings from corporate to community groups.

This newly revised edition includes activities that can be done via telephone or tele-seminar, and ones that can used with individual clients. Methods & models, resources, and handouts are included. This new edition is clearer, better organized, and includes many more activities and resources.

Table of Contents

Experiential Education and Team Building

Forming Activities

  • Getting To Know You Activities
  • Trust-Building Activities
  • Stretching Activities
  • Energizers and “Just for Fun” Games

Norming/Performing Activities

  • Goal Setting
  • Collaboration/Competition
  • Communication
  • Perception
  • Teamwork
  • Acknowledgement
  • Values Clarification
  • Creative Thinking/Continual Improvement

Closing (Unforming) Activities

  • Methods and Models for Debriefing
  • Handouts

"Laurie's downloadable book is an outstanding collection, full of activities. She includes many activities I have not seen described elsewhere."

- Linda Bickham, corporate trainer.

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