As Cold As Ice

Grade 9-12


Created by Chelsea Isaccson
Boise State University
EdTech 523
Spring Semester, 2011

Traditional face-to-face activity

•Students sit in a circle.

•Go around the room sharing name and 2-3 interesting things about themselves.

•Start with same student who began before.

•This person will ask 2 True/False questions about themselves to their peers.

•Each student has a cardboard green T for true and red F for false.

•All students must have their heads down and eyes closed to vote.

•They hold up the T or F as the person asks the questions.

•They are not allowed to change their mind!

•The teacher catalogs those who chose incorrectly and gives stars based on how well each student paid attention.

•These stars equate to participation points within the curriculum.

Modified online version

Cold As Ice

This Icebreaker was designed for an asynchronous virtual environment.