Ms. Youse`s Powerpoint presentation
Ms. Youse`s Powerpoint presentation
Ten Terrific Teaching Tips
to Engage Students
Emphasize Concepts Continuously
Students need to REMEMBER what was taught
Student Response System
Provide a Visual Aid
Jing – FREE 5 minute limit (share URL, embed link)
Screencast-O-Matic- FREE 15 minute limit (share
URL, embed link) Screencasting Virtual Training
Kaltura Video Recorder – Fee $$ Works in
Blackboard, Share as a Kaltura Mashup
Concept and Mind Mapping
Teach Students to Think and Understand
It’s not the lecture…..
Get students to read
PBL - Project Based Learning
In Class Activities
Virtual Online Simulations
Techniques of Active Learning
Active Learning Techniques
Drop index card in a bowl
Students answer -Reward success
Present students with a paradox, puzzle or
Students find solution
Real World Problems that are related
work to solve a common problem
Groups use technology to tackle the problem
phone, virtual chat, virtual meetings
Clickers, Student Response System
Provides feedback of correct answer indicator
SMARTBoard – customize templates & Interactives
Using video throughout a mission
Find Internet Sites – Khan Academy 100 exercises to practice,
+ incentives (Khan Academy Badges)
Use PowerPoint game templates
1. Divide into Teams or use individuals.
There can be up to Six teams. However
play by more than three teams is not
recommend, as it is very difficult to get
four in a row with so many teams. The
colors are: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green,
Blue, and Purple.
2. Choose the number of stars required to
win. Such as 3, 4, or 5 in a row.
3. Each team or individual is asked a
question. If they answer correctly, the
teacher will click the star until it changes
to that teams color.
4. First team or individual to get the desired
number of stars touching wins!
5. Stars can align in rows, columns, or
Align the Stars!
End Game - Start New Game
Align the Stars
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Link to Pre-requisites, Prior
Master the Vocabulary
– crossword puzzles
Treat Students with Respect
Classroom Climate/ Classroom Culture
students by name
Provide opportunity for leadership
Assume the Worst
Motivate, Be Enthusiastic!
is Hard Work!
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