Tell Us About Yourselves

The icebreaker tell us about yourselves

Tell Us About yourselves is perhaps the simplest icebreaker for kids and a warm team building activity for adults. This game is all about introducing yourselves to the group but with a sweet twist.


Equipment: Candy, Bathroom Rolls

Time: 10-20 minutes

Group Size:  5-10 people.

How to play Tell Us About Yourselves?

  • Everybody in the gets seated around in a circle.
  • The facilitator puts candies in a big sealed jar so that the candies are not visible from the outside and takes it around players so they pull out as many candy as they like.
  • After everybody has taken candies, the first person to draw candies is called to the center.
  • Depending upon the number of candies, he has tell as many things about him starting from his name.

Key Takeaways:

  • Make sure you have a lot of candies to start with.
  • Encourage the players to take as many candy as they like and not to shy out.
  • Give ideas about what the player should tell while introducing themselves. Like their hobbies, their favorite pastime, their favorite football team etc.
  • Make sure everybody has their turn presenting themselves.
  • Try this with toilet to add fun.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Everybody in the group gets to know the name of other player, so it’s a great introduction activity.
  • This game gives insight on the person about his likes, hobbies etc. which always helps in bonding.