Group and re-group your students quickly into groups of 5, 4, or 3!
Best used with classes of 22-24 students.
Each grouping card has a different number, letter, color, and animal on it. Group students by one category, and then call out a different category to regroup students with different classmates quickly and easily. This product creates more opportunities for students to experience multiple perspectives from a variety of classmates, and students love them! The anticipation and element of surprise of who they'll be working with peaks their interest and heightens their excitement for the activity at hand!
Number: groups of 5
Letter: groups of 4
Color: groups of 3
Animal: groups of 3
Tip: For easy grouping, consider posting the numbers, letters, colors, and animals around your classroom so it's easy for students to meet with their group members when you call out a category!
Tip: Number your cards to help you keep track of them. This product works best with all 24 cards accounted for!
Random - simply pass out the cards and group!
Skill level - strategically pass the cards out by grouping students by skill level using a single category. When you want students to work with similarly abled peers choose that category, and when you want to mix it up so they gain other perspectives call out a different category