Group Contract

Lesson 1: Establishing a Working Environment

This lesson will introduce Project Rhythm to you! You'll be learning more about the work you'll be doing in this class and everything that will go into recording your own song.

In order to do the best work we will be creating a group contract, so we can all be on the same page!


Where to find key skills in the video:

0:39 - 3 things you need to get started

1:39 - What is a Group Contract?

1:50 - Terms of Engagement

2:17 - What should our Group Contract consist of?


Where to find key skills in the video:

0:39 - 3 things you need to get started

1:39 - What is a Group Contract?

1:50 - Terms of Engagement

2:17 - What should our Group Contract consist of?

Group Contract Worksheet.pdf

Copy and paste the section below into a new document and fill in the blanks to create your very own group contract!


The purpose of this class is to _________________________________________ . This class will be successful if we _________________________________.


This class plans to meet our goals by [date here] . We will problem solve by ______________________________________ . We will practice accountability by _______________________________.


Our ideal working environment consists of __________________________. We will uphold this environment through _________________________. We are motivated by ___________________________________.

We, members of this group, agree to uphold this contract because _________________________________. We, the participants enrolled in Project Rhythm, in order to create and maintain a workspace that makes us feel safe, creative, welcome and driven, hereby agree to ensure that _______________________________ .