Quickly gain clarification of a concept within a group.
This is a useful technique to do at the start of a session with a group who have differing understandings of a critical concept. The exercise can double as an ice-breaker.
Get each group to report back and record the top words on a whiteboard, clustering related words as more people report back.
It is useful to then check back with the group to see if there any words that people had written down in earlier rounds that didn’t make it onto the whiteboard. Discuss the group’s understanding in light of the critical concept