Group Dynamics In An After School Program: Video

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Saturday, January 4, 2014
Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO)

Video, 6 minutes.

An after school program is beneficial to teamwork. The goal of the program should include making each child feel included in the group and a part of the program. Understanding the five stages of Group dynamics - Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing, and Adjourning - can help make this happen.

In this presentation each stage will include:

  • What’s happening in that particular stage of group dynamics
  • How this looks in a an after school program
  • Strategies to move your group through this stage

Created by Parks and Recreation Ontario
Content developed Emma Sobel of ICA Associates, Inc.