Tuesday, 10 May 2016

As a group, we should...

Because of recent group discussions, I have been thinking about what we as a group we should do. I have been thinking and it connected to the 5 stages of group development...
- Forming
- Storming
- Norming
- Performing
- Adjourning
These all represent from the start of a group to the end. If we do not understand these stages a group can become unstable and have conflict. Although Storming includes conflict it means minor disagreements and/or little arguments.

I also think a group should be able to go into boys and girls because joining with different genders allows a different perspective and no matter what, This is crucial for a group. Different perspectives give valuable ideas about grammar, Performing, Organising, Making stuff and of course many more.

In summary as a group, we should...

  • Strong respect to one another
  • Use and understand the 5 stages of group development
  • Value different perspectives 
And of course the most important...
HAVE FUN

If we use all of these points a group can become successful and not have to worry about much. I would advise you to use these when you are in a group

3 comments:

  1. Josh thanks for sharing your thinking about group work and identifying some of the important ingredients for successful group work.

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  2. I am a student from singapore and I like how you were able to clearly point out the group developmental stages. Also, great work writing these amazing blog posts.

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  3. Josh, the summary is very well concluded. Could you elaborate on how gender helps to get different perspectives? 😊

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