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Teamwork

Teamwork

Working cooperatively with others towards achieving a shared goal.
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Step 7

Learner Descriptor

Learners contribute to group decision making, whilst recognising the value of others' ideas

Teacher Explanation

Learners contribute to group decision making, whilst recognising the value of others' ideas

Resources

  • Display Material: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support teachers and learners to use consistent language when referring to skills by displaying these colourful Essential Skills icon posters.
  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to recognise when they are applying skills successfully by rewarding them with these colourful Essential Skills tokens.
  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to recognise when they are applying skills successfully by rewarding them with these colourful Essential Skills certificates.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 1 to Step 10
    Support learners to record when they have demonstrated Teamwork steps 1-10, by printing this Essential Skills Passport.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 6 to Step 15
    Support learners to record when they have demonstrated Teamwork steps 6-15, by printing this Essential Skills Passport.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 7 to Step 9
    Support learners to reflect on how they have applied Steps 7-9 in all eight essential skills by printing this double-sided Essential Skill Record.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 7
    In this video, learners recognise the value of others’ ideas and make useful contributions themselves by working in pairs to suggest ideas for a new themed restaurant.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 7
    In this video, learners recognise the value of others’ ideas and make useful contributions themselves by working independently, then in teams to decide which items to take to a desert island with them.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support teachers and learners to use consistent language when referring to skills by printing this colourful Essential Skills Mat.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 7
    In this video, learners recognise the value of others’ ideas and make useful contributions themselves by discussing how they would build a tower out of paper focusing on everyone contributing and making a team decision.