Exploring boundaries

Age group

3-5 yrs

Number of children:

3-7 ppl

Identifying boundaries can help regulate feelings of safety and comfort. Individuals can gain a better understanding and awareness of the self and others, which allows them the opportunity to move beyond their comfort zone.


  • big sheet
  • ball
  • paint
  • pencils

Web of connections with paint


Dip a ball in paint and roll it across a large piece of paper to another individual in the group. Observe the marks left by the paint, which depicts the connections made between members.

Web of connections with markers


Find connections within the group by stating your likes or dislikes, and draw a line to someone who shares that similarity. Repeat this until a “web of connections” has been created. Next, find a space that speaks to you and decorate it.