Building classroom community is essential in every elementary classroom. Students need to work together all year long! This blog post has activities and an anchor chart that are perfect for fostering teamwork.
This activity would be good to build and focus on leadership. As Therapeutic Recreation majors, it is important to have leadership skills and this is a fun and easy way to incorporate leadership into a game. It would be fun to play even just as an ice breaker.
Few leaders would disagree that effective teamwork is essential to the good health of an organization, but many would admit that the teams they lead do not function as effectively or efficiently as they would like. Why is this? Why is it that sincere, hardworking people who care about the places in which they work cannot achieve the results that might be expected of them?
Requirements for effective feedback. These are great things to keep in mind to not overwhelm students with information when they get work back. Especially the idea that 1 or 2 comments is enough to provide students with next steps for them to apply on their next assessment.