By Kathy Plomer, MPH | March 19, 2015
DASH Professional Learning Collaborative, ETR
This is a great activity to kick off a session. It gets people talking, laughing and sharing experiences related to the training topic. It’s fast and fun.
Title: Comic Power!
Setting: Appropriate for In-Person Trainings and Adaptable for Virtual Trainings.
Create cut-outs by gathering a variety of comic words and/or images that will help participants sum up their experiences. Look for lively words, action images and anything with impact.
Note: If you’re looking for sources for graphics and images, check out this previous blog post by Tracy Wright.
Place several cut-outs in the envelopes and place one envelope at each participant table (or have one envelope for each group of 4–6 participants).
a. Think about…(insert something related to your learning session).
For a virtual training, you can adapt the activity as follows:
Kathy Plomer, MPH, is a consultant for ETR and works on the Professional Learning Collaborative. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.