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Teamwork

Teamwork

Working cooperatively with others towards achieving a shared goal.
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Step 8

Learner Descriptor

Learners contribute to group decision making, encouraging others to contribute

Teacher Explanation

Learners contribute to group decision making, encouraging others to contribute

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 8
    In this video, learners include all team mates in group discussions and encourage them to contribute by working in pairs to explore the scenario of choosing a team name when a couple of team members are reluctant.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 8
    In this video, learners include all team mates in group discussions and encourage them to contribute by attempting to consciously use a given discussion strategy as they briefly debate a controversial question.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 8
    In this video, learners include all team mates in group discussions and encourage them to contribute by exploring 3 common problems that occur during team discussions, then suggesting the best strategy for each scenario.
  • 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.