Marshmallow eating contest - communication skills

Items needed:

- Mini-Marshmallows
- Plastic spoons
- Blindfolds

Split the group into teams of two, hand each team two blindfolds and ensure everyone is blindfolded.

Hand one person in each team a spoon along with 10 marshmallows where they have to use the spoon to feed the 10 marshmallows to their partner. (You can instruct them to change roles once one person finishes eating the 10 marshmallows)


Discuss the activity further as needed as follows:

How easy or difficult was it to get the job done without seeing?

How cooperative was your partner?

Did you and you partner come up with a technique to get it done easier?

How did it feel to rely on someone else?