BACK

Teamwork – Five Easy Pieces

Topic

Teamwork – Five Easy Pieces

Subject

Any

Grades

Middle School

Overview: Students in a music class worked in groups of five to complete the “Five Easy Pieces” activity from The Systems Thinking Playbook (Booth Sweeney and Meadows).  The resulting dynamics and interactions helped students explore aspects of how teams function for the purpose of improving teamwork on an upcoming project.

ST Concepts & Habits

Concepts:

  • Interdependencies

  • Structure generates behavior

 Habits of a systems thinker:

  • Considers an issue fully and resisting the urge to come to a quick conclusion

ST Tools

Kinesthetic activity

Standards

Students apply collaborative skills to pursue individual and/or group goals.

Implemented by: Beth Horn

Submitted by: Anne LaVigne

You are currently a guest. For full access to all of our materials Sign In or Register Now.

TOP BACK