An Internet-based Didactic Approach
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Finding out who is who

  • Specific objectives ...
  • Link to a tool you might use >>
  • Performing the task ...
In order to perform this activity you need a group of between 8 and 15 people who are in the same room.
The task is to find out as quickly as possible who is who.

  • Each participant logs onto the chatroom using a nickname that hides his/her true identity.
  • Everybody starts asking questions about the others' identity in order to find out who is behind these names.
  • If somebody wants to ask a particular person a question, the "whisper" function can be used. -->

  • The following rules have to be respected:
  • It should be indicated to whom a question is addressed, by starting the question with the nickname of the person.
  • The participants should answer the questions honestly.
  • All questions should be answered with a complete sentence. -->

  • Check the regulations concerning anonymity on the Internet in your country/institution.