Group Background Information
Group Techniques - http://umperg.physics.umass.edu/stories/storyReader$91
article describes 12 different cooperative structures. The
activity or instructional goals will affect which structure you
choose. Think about a cooperative group activity coming up in
your classroom. Pick a structure that will allow the students
to benefit more from the activity.
to Teaching Strategies - http://edservices.aea7.k12.ia.us/framework/...Click
Teaching Strategies on the left side. Download (pdf file) 32 different teaching strategies which can be
applied to cooperative groups. Each comes with a description
of the technique, steps to implement it, and suggested graphic
Jigsaw Classroom - http://www.jigsaw.org...
This is the official website of the creator of the Jigsaw method, Elliot
Aronson. Here you will find an overview of the technique, 10
easy steps to implementing the technique, and tips on implementation.
What reading assignment coming up can be divided into sections as
this website describes?
Ledlow's Version of Jigsaw - http://www.public.asu.edu/~ledlow/sledlow/jigsaw.htm
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