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Circular Hand Clapping

Titre 1


A quick thinking game where players clap their hands when it is their turn (otherwise their hand is removed from the circle).

-Liste d'équipement:


-Lien d'équipement:

-Mise en place:

  • Have two or more groups (5-10 players) of players that lay in a circle with their arms overlapping with their neighbours arms, and their hands toward the centre of the circle.


  • Determine which direction the hand clapping will begin going around the circle.

  • One player is assgined to begin and claps their hand on the floor.

  • The next hand in the assigned direction claps the floor, and then the next hand...

  • If a player claps the floor twice with their hand the direction is reversed.

  • If a player claps when they are not supposed to they remove their hand.

  • When a player losses a second hand that player joins the other circle with both hands in play.

-Questions et notes:

  • Questions for Understanding:

  • What makes this game challenging?

  • How do you best overcome the challenge?

  • What does it tell you about leadership?

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