Teaching With a Mountain View: GROUPS Acronym
Great to use for groups! Assigning "jobs" helps students feel that they have ownership in the group
Setting and enforcing strong expectations for group work from the beginning of the year can make all the difference in the world.
Group and peer assessment in group work -Cooperative Learning: 7 Free PDF Assessment Instruments
Develop Guidelines for Success- I am a big fan of acronyms. It sets clear guidelines about what you should be doing during that activity to be successful as well as the behavior expectations.
Co-operative Groups - MargD Teaching Posters
Group Evaluation Chart and Poster Set. Six adorable posters teach collaboration (team work) skills.
"The best way to learn is to teach." How cooperative learning is an effective form of group work in the classroom. Free poster template included!
Show What You Know! - Learn how to use the cooperative learning strategy Showdown to increase engagement in your classroom. Great for using with task cards.
Monitor Classroom Noise Level with Virtual Bouncy Things