GAME: Floor is lava

Communication game. 

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Prep. time: 20 min
Playing time: approx 30 min + reflection
Number of players: basically unlimited 

  • flipchart with rules
  • 2 ropes to make a borders of the river
  • 20 pieces of carbon paper to step on per team

Rules of the game

( with specific rules ( It will be played several times until the participants fully get the trick. 

floor is lava

Facilitation tips

  • Game is over only when all players from both teams crossed the river. 


  1. Feelings. How was it for you? 
  2. What happened. What happened during the game?
  3. Take-away. What are you taking from this to life?