Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw Method Activity

Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
0.93 MB   |   18 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw Method Activity

The jigsaw method of teaching allows students to be the experts and teach one another the content that they need to know by breaking the information down into chunks.

Included in this resource:
-Directions for the jigsaw method
-Research based rationale for the jigsaw method
-A set of research passages broken down into jigsaw chunks
-A list of ideas for how students can share their information with their group
-Student note taking pages for accountability
-3 types of notes pages are included to differentiate:
1. a blank notes page with topics only
2. a scaffolded notes page with fill in the blanks
3. a completed notes page with all pertinent information
-Student assessment for accountability with answer key
-Both multiple choice and open ended questions available

By making students the experts in their content area they take ownership of their learning and flourish as both learners and teachers.

*************************************************************************

For more jigsaw method activities click HERE.

What does the research say about the jigsaw method?
• Cooperative learning has been identified as one of the nine instructional methods proven by research to make a significant difference in student performance
(Marzano, Pickering & Pollock, 2001).
• Cooperative learning consistently yields higher levels of achievement than either competitive or independent learning
(Johnson, Johnson, & Holubec, 1994).

*************************************************************************

To see a video of how jigsaw works check out this video from Jennifer at Cult of Pedagogy.

*************************************************************************

Other Civil War Activities:
Civil War Notebook Kit
Civil War I Have, Who Has?
Civil War: Sort Between the North and South
Civil War Task Cards
Civil War TicTacToe Choice Board
Impacts of the Civil War
Civil War in Texas PowerPoint
Civil War Vocabulary Match-Up
Reconstruction Task Cards
Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw

Or SAVE by getting it in one BIG BUNDLE!


**Updated Oct. 2016
Total Pages
18
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 Week

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
3 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$3.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (3,992 Followers)
$3.00
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw Method Activity
Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw Method Activity
Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw Method Activity
Civil War Battles Fought in Texas Jigsaw Method Activity
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up