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This is the M and M game: Buy M and Ms and pour them into a bowl. Each person scoops a cupful. In turn, reach into the cup and grab an M and M. Then answer a question based on whichever color is chosen. Snack on the M and M after question is answered.
Business Training Works. com: ice breakers, training games, games for trainers (I learned some of these from a conference I attended.)
Create this on my own. Pass out M on the first day during table work time. Depending on which color they have they must answer a question. You can do this activity through out the year changing up the questions!