This PowerPoint file contains instructions for teachers and students about how to use this "3B: Big, Bigger, Biggest" student written response format, as well as a printable student handout. It's an activity that promotes skill development and student driven connections to class content.
There are many opportunities to use the “3B: Big, Bigger, Biggest” student response format. After learning a new concept, class discussion, current event debrief, or any time you want to foster student learning in connection to the world around them.
This format of student response fosters effective skill development, as the required skill develops in intensity throughout the three phases.
It can be done in a journal or notebook as a continual exercise, or with the handout below as a one-time response.