Increase awareness of power in relationships.
What you will need
Divide everyone into two equal groups. Line up in two rows facing each other over an imaginary line. One side are the 'People' the other side are the 'Things'.
The people have to give instructions to the things. The things must obey without question. Things cannot think, feel or make decisions. People can do all of those things and tell 'things' what to do.
Allow this to run for two minutes. Pay attention to dynamics and how those that are 'things' are feeling.
Ask each group to share how it felt to either be giving the instructions, or to not be allowed to think, feel or make decisions. Think about some of these points:
There are links to a BBC bitesize article and video about power and relationships if you want to explore this topic further with the group.