This exercise can be used to get to know the names of the members of the group and can be re-done in many other ways.
Key words - Opening up and warm up exercise.
Purpose - Getting to know the group, learning names.
Description - Participants are in a circle. The trainer starts tossing a ball (or another object that can be thrown) to a participant. He/she must say his/her name out loud upon receiving the ball and then toss it to another participant who does the same thing. This continues until everyone has had their turn.
Duration - A minimum of 5 minutes to a maximum of 10.
Variation - A variation will be described in the work sheet that follows.