Silent Line Up

Type of strategy: Energizers and State ChangersGroup ManagementMovement

Intended Audience: StudentsTeachers

Learning styles: IN: Introversion and IntuitionIS: Introversion and Sensing

A movement activity to get participants up and moving with using speech.


Participants form a straight line that is alphabetical by middle name without talking.  Once they form the line, they each say their middle name in order to see if they've gotten it correct.



  • Birthdays (by month, oldes to youngest)
  • How far they have travled
  • Place they were born


I use this to get people up and lined up for the A/B Conga or Speed Dating strategies

Submitted by: Jennifer Arns