Conver-Stations: A Discussion Strategy Video (3:20) from Teaching Channel demonstrating how to move students during small group discussions to deepen conversations. Applicable for all levels and subjects.
Chat Stations Article with demonstration video (5:32) providing a great strategy for those times when you haven’t been able to prepare a “real” station.
Engaging Critical Thinking Skills with Learners of the Special Populations Article providing a classroom portrait on critical thinking with special populations. The author describes the importance of teaching all students to pose good questions and to learn how to make meaning from complex ideas. Through Socratic dialogue, project-based learning, and other methods designed to engage all students deeply in the learning process, this teacher helps all learners to be engaged.
Wait Time Article from Teach Like A Champion that provides 100+ phrases that teachers can use for providing wait time.
7 Ways Teachers Get Questioning Wrong Article with seven common problems in questioning techniques made by teachers. With each problem there are examples and suggestions for solutions that can help to change teacher and student attitudes and behaviors.