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Working in a Group Requires Each Member to do Their Part!Make a Pre-learning Prediction- • Which role would you like to be if working in a group? Why? • Team Leader • Reporter • Recorder • Timekeeper • Information Gatherer
Do you know the role of eachTeam Member? • Let’s Find Out • You’ll Need Paper and Pencil.
Flip Chart Foldable: • 1st – Fold paper to make a “hot dog.” • 2nd- Make four slits on only the top flap of the paper. You can tear or cut these flips with scissors. • 3rd- Label the top of each flap with a Team Member Role (Leader, Reporter, Recorder, Timekeeper, Information Gatherer) • 4th-Hold on tight & • Get ready to LEARN!
Leader- • The “Leader” has the responsibility to facilitate and encourage participation in the group. They must also be the lead organizer.
Timekeeper- • The Timekeeper monitors pace of meetings, and makes sure enough time has been allotted to complete each step of the task.
Reporter- • The reporter is responsible for reporting the group’s accomplishments to the facilitator.
Recorder- • The recorder keeps notes of important decisions, group responsibilities, and deadlines.
Information Gatherer- • The information gatherer goes out and searches for information that will be important for the group.
Now-Let’s Put What We Have Learned into Action!The next two slides will explain your assignment!
*Your Group Assignment* • 1st- Each group will assign roles and responsibilities. • 2nd- Choose a novel from the list on the provided link. • 3rd- You have two weeks to read through the novel. Your team is responsible for deciding how many pages to read each night. The timekeeper has a very important role here! • 4th- You will have a literary discussion circle in class daily.
Choose your novel from the link below: http://www.phschool.com/curriculum_support/reading_list/middle_school.html Happy Reading!