1- Brain storming! We thought together, and
2- With this ideas, we prepared the schedule:
chose our best ideas to create the activities.
the order of the activities and the duration.
3- We manage to prepare the materials and
buy everything we need for the activities.
We used games to show and
reflect about EVS in a non-formal way.
are we doing there?
explain all these questions in Romanian, and
ask them to fill a participant list.
What are they going to do?
UP - in a circle, we have to count until 30, doing gestures with
hands. Those gestures change the sense of the circle and the
FOOTBALL - in a circle, we try to pass a ball in between
legs to goal; and at the same time we try to avoid it to be
person who continues counting.
passed in between ours.
BASKET - We make a circle with chairs, looking inside.
one person without chair in the center, and he/she has to say
he/she likes. The people who like the same have to
the chair. BUT it’s not allowed to change to the chair next to
or the same chair. The person in the center has to try to sit, and
one who doesn’t get a chair goes to the center.
THE ANIMAL - We make a line (or more, it depends on the
of participants, 7 per line more or less). In each line
have to look at the back of the person who is before
5. Team Building
a game with some challenges. First of all, we
the participants in groups (not more than 5-6
groups have to pass each challenge in order. In
one they will get a piece of EVS process (and
explanation about it).
Book on head
Order themselves (no talking)
Throught the boot
Take down the stick
Count 1-30 withouth looking each others
Funny stories about our EVS stage in
... And then we invite them to tell their own
organize an auction of skills to create the
of the perfect volunteer.
at the end, the perfect volunteer doesn't exist,
have something to learn.
8. The perfect volunteer
Participants have to bid up to buy this skills...
9. Break time!
Don't forget about the breaks! These are so
many activities, so we need a time to rest,
eat and drink something .
the beginning of the caravan we put a big
paper and some post-its to let everyone
their feelings, thoughts, questions and
they want. So at the end we read it and
answer ^^ .
And after everything, we need our own
evaluation, what we need to change,
improve, or to be proud of.
This is an EVS project, created
in Baia Mare to promote EVS
between youngsters and
motivate them to live this