I'm Here and I'm In!

Type of strategy: Energizers and State ChangersOpeners & Get to Know You

Intended Audience: StudentsTeachers

Participants state the distractions that they come with and finish with, "but I'm here and I'm in!"  By doing this participants make a commitment to be fully present for the session

Directions: 

This strategy can be done in a small group where each person goes around the circle and shares.  It can be done in a larger group with by forming eye contact buddies.  It can be extended even further to include buddies pairing up, and introducing their buddies, distracitions, and ending with, "but he/she is here and he/she is in!"

Submitted by: Jennifer Gingerich