Rationale: Ideas for creating a more engaged environment. Criteria Uses strategies designed to personalize info ration and engage students. Reference: Frondeville, T. March Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement.
The consensus placemat is a great way to focus students' attention and activate prior knowledge! This cooperative learning activity is one of my favorite no-prep, anticipatory sets. Read on to see how the consensus placemat works, view examples, and grab
Cooperative Learning Group Labels- this activity/printable sheet of paper can help students manage their time and become cooperative and effective team members in a group setting. Each student has a role in the group.
Teaching Math Using Balloons. Awesome cooperative learning math strategy from The End of Molasses Classes by Ron Clark! Students work in teams to solve a math problem on a balloon using as many strategies as possible!