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  • 1. Types of Groups
    ByKatherine, Annicka, Mikhyla

2. Primary Groups
These are small and long term groups.
They characterise by intimate communication and high level of cohesiveness
Security within the group
Form building blocks of society
3. SECONDARY GROUPS
They are larger in size (more people)
Less intimate, they dont share emotions
More goal focused and aims to achieve something
4. TEMPORARY GROUPS
They are formed for a particular purpose
They finish or end when that purpose is fulfilled
5. PERMaNANTGRoupS
These groups tend to last a long while
They hold strong bonds and connections
They relate to similar interests
6. FORMAL GROUPS
Specific goals that are aimed to achieve
They could last for a while or only for a small amount of time
They have boundaries to follow and protocols
7. INFORMAL GROUPS
When a need arises it usually forms informal groups
Do not really on structured organisations, but forms when required