Collaboration Assessment Guide
November 4, 2014
1.Collaboration lesson/task description: Describe the collaborative lesson or task you completed in a paragraph consisting of five or more sentences.
The assignment asked us to act as a committee for a city that is considering installing solar panels to provide power to City Hall and the library. We were to conduct research and prepare a report explaining how solar panels work, the advantages and disadvantages of using this form of power, and whether or not your committee recommends the installation of solar panels.
Each member of our group had to conduct research on solar power individually. The assignment also called for the group to gather to discuss the research and vote on whether we recommend the installation of solar panels on city buildings and likewise, prepare the presentation/report.
2. Peer and Self-Evaluation: Rate each member of the team, including yourself, according to each of the performance criteria below.
3 = above average
2 = average 1 = below average
Listened to others
Showed respect for others’ opinions
Completed assigned duties
Participated in discussions
Stayed on task
Offered relevant information
Completed work adequately
Completed work on time (with no remiders)
Offered appropriate feedback when necessary
3. Self-Reflection: Respond to the following in two to three sentences each.
-What did you enjoy most about working with others on this lesson/task? Explain.
Group projects allow for networking and allow us to meet new people. This was my favorite part of the collaboration component.
-How did your team deal with conflict? Explain.
I did not work as a team as I had to turn this in within a day. I had been looking for a partner but had to do this with students who were not a part of this online course. We dealt with conflict by communicating as communication is key.
-Do you feel others were happy with your participation in the lesson/task? Explain.
I would say others would be happy with my participation as I did what I had to do. A lot of the times with group