I don’t know how to handle this Communications question and need guidance.
The textbook we use in this class: Communication Pathways By: Joseph M. Valenzano III, Melissa A. Broeckelman-Post, Erin S. Parcel
Small Group Communication / Chapter 18
Instructions: After reading the textbook chapter, answer the prompts below. To receive full credit, each response should be written as a complete paragraph (5-7 sentences in length) and incorporate key concepts and vocabulary from the textbook. Save the file to your computer, and then upload a copy to Canvas to submit your responses. Be prepared to share some of your thoughts during our class discussion.
- Explain the four phases of group development in your own words. Think about a small group that you have recently been a part of (in a class, at work, as part of a team, in a social setting, etc.) that went through these stages and describe how your group went through each stage.
- Identify the two group tasks that you do most often when you are in groups. Explain how you fulfilled that task in a particular group situation.
- Find a video clip that illustrates one of the challenges or rewards of working in groups. Paste the link here. Explain why you think this clip illustrates that particular challenge or reward.