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  1. Focusing on space

    Collections | 18 Jan 2022 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    Draw a House is a good proxemics activity. Rather than the more typical focus of personal space bubbles in most proxemic learning exercises, this one emphasizes the differences in how people around...

  2. An oldie but a goodie

    Collections | 18 Jan 2022 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    This activity, the Scissors Game, has been around forever, but I still like it because it is simple, fun, kinesthetic, and effectively makes the point that students need to pay attention to other...

  3. Nonverbals can be as important as conversation skills

    Collections | 18 Jan 2022 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    Don't neglect nonverbal communication in the language classroom! Not only can attention to nonverbals be very helpful to language learners in interpreting what they hear, but also they can get...

  4. Dec 17 2020

    Intercultural game sessions - Lead like a Maestro diversophy®

     Bring people together – the power of interaction· each Thursday at 6pm UTC ·December 17th: "Lead like a Maestro: How to Create an Ensemble Across...

  5. Introduction to Communication: open source textbook compiled by Tony Arduini

    Collections | 19 Feb 2019 | Posted by Julie Medlin

    Includes chapters on culture and communication and on diversity in group interactions. Otherwise, material does not address intercultural learning explicitly.

  6. Adapt or Be Yourself

  7. Artful Closer

  8. Be Specific! (Snowflake)

  9. Building a Tower

  10. Chatter

  11. Civil Discourse - Smarter Every Day

  12. Color in Culture

  13. Columbian Hypnosis

  14. Communication Break Down

  15. Complete the Picture

  16. Compliment Response

  17. Complimentary Round Table

  18. Critical Mass

  19. Cross-Cultural Checklist

  20. Digital Story Rubric

  21. Draw a House

  22. Effective Listening Inventory

  23. Emojis and Culture

  24. Emotional Rescue

  25. Group Images

  26. Guess the Emotion

  27. Hand Shake Mingle

  28. ICEdge

  29. Intercultural Training Exercise Pack

  30. Just Smile!

  31. Life Without Questions or No Questions, Please!, A

  32. Line Exercise, The

  33. Martian Anthropology

  34. Non-Verbal Communication: Eye Contact Survey

  35. Non-Verbal Communication: Observing Gestures and Understanding Their Meanings

  36. Nonverbal Communication Reflection Form

  37. Nonverbal Communication: Greetings

  38. Nonverbal Communication: Proxemics Surveys

  39. Nonverbal Expressiveness Instrument

  40. Observing Body Language

  41. Ostrich, The

  42. Pacing

  43. Pair Sculpt and Group Sculpt

  44. Poker Face

  45. Ritual

  46. Speak Without Speaking

  47. Telegraph

  48. Tisouro (The Scissors Game)