An active true or false game to learn how different cultures around the world and through history have defined beauty.
Beauty Around the World Facts sheet 1.2, signs saying ‘true’ and ‘false’.
Explain to the group that they will play a game to discover how ideas about beauty that come from society are different around the world and have changed over time. Mark one side of the meeting space with the ‘true’ sign, and the other side with the ‘false’ sign. Gather players in the middle and tell them to “freeze” – stand completely still. Read out your favourite facts (the part in bold) from sheet 1.2. Players should listen to the whole statement without moving and decide individually whether they think the statement is true or false. Give a few seconds for players to make a decision
in their heads then shout “GO!”