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Jenga

A curious remix of the classic block tower game

Min

2

Max

10

Ideal:

6

Player Interaction:

1 vs. 1

Round:

20

5

Game:

To Play:

To Facilitate:

Easy

Easy

To Customize:

Easy

Mechanics:

Action Choice, Area Management, Asymmetry, Chance, Construction, Dexterity, Exploration, Improvisation, Presentation, Turn-based,

Dynamics:

Adaptability, Application, Attention, Curiosity, Cultural Intelligence, Emotional Intelligence, Empathy, Growth Mindset, Integrity, Listening, Positivity, Public Speaking, Responsiveness,

HOW TO PLAY

Play Personalities

Explorer, Competitor, Storyteller,

As a Physical Game

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As a Digital Game

As an Opener

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As a Core Activity

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As a Closer

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HOW TO FACILITATE

DIY Support

Variations

> Label each brick with a color or number, then create a key for questions players must answer as they pull pieces

Pulse Check

Q - Are people having fun — smiling, laughing, in deep thought? Q - Does everyone seem open to keep playing? Are the disengaged able to be more engaged? Q - Do you hear productive strategizing about how to improve process or results?

Why

Position the reflection around goals and metrics, as well as the skills and roles to succeed: Q - Did you enjoy this game? Do others agree? Why or why not? Q - Where might you have changed your strategy or mindset to improve results? Q - When did your actions affect others in the game?

Act

Position the reflection around the need to be in motion and see measurable progress: Q - How did your team define success? What indicated you were on the right track? Q - What game insights can you apply to better handle future times of crisis or uncertainty? Q - Did this game give you any ideas about how to activate team skills and resources in new ways?

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