Getting to Know You


Cartoon Time


  • To help participants start to get to know one another
  • To make introductions more fun


Use this activity as an icebreaker or for climate setting when participants do not know one another.


Teams, small- to medium-sized groups


Five to ten minutes

Handouts, Materials, and Equipment

  • One or two cartoons from a newspaper per participant
  • Masking tape


  1. Prior to the meeting, place the cartoons on a table or attach them to a wall where everyone can see them easily.
  2. At the beginning of the meeting, give everyone time to look for a cartoon that fits him or her well. Have participants ...

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