Handshake Partners

Handshake Partners

Time : 10 Minutes


Materials Needed:

  • Power point with questions for each handshake.



  • To start off this activity you want to have the participants in 2 concentric circles. (They can start in a circle and after the first person steps in every other person steps in.)
  • Have the inside circle face the outside circle and shake hands with the person in front of them. (This way you can manage the pairs, is there one missing, etc..)
  • Introduce handshake:
    • Lumberjack
    • Fisherman
    • Cappucino
    • Jellyfish
    • Coca-Cola
    • Heartbeat



  • Make sure that the participants remember their handshake partners
  • You can’t choose your partner



  • Great activity to help group participants
  • Watch Video on box to see the handshakes in action