Johari Window

Aim

The Johari Window model is a simple and valuable tool for illustrating and improving self-awareness and mutual understanding between individuals within a group.

This model can also assess and improve a group’s relationship with other groups. This model is beneficial in team development.

Description

TARGET GROUP

Teenagers and young adults

TIME NEEDED

30 minutes

EXPLANATION

Introduction of Johari window to show why group and feedback are so crucial in self-knowledge development.

IMPLEMENTATION

Participants are asked to write down at least 12 favourite activities below each other on paper. We start to analyse the:

  • Activity performed alone / Team activity
  • Indoor activity / Outdoor activity
  • What is the main element of the activity: people – thoughts – tools

Everyone chooses their three favourite activities from the list, then they collect professions whose job descriptions contain the chosen activities. Students share their ideas in pairs first. Then they present some in the large group as well.

LIST OF MATERIALS

  • Papers /notebooks,
  • pens, colour pens, markers.

Authors

Unknown
languageLanguage
EN
folderType of Resources
MethodToolbox