Use Active Learning Strategies to Rev Up Your Teaching!
Every good teacher has a bag of tricks, a toolkit of strategies that work. This guide offers 20 engaging active learning strategies (along with handouts to accompany the strategies) for you to add to your repertoire!
In this guide you will find strategies that work with grades K-12, different subject areas, and for all kinds of students. These strategies are easy to use and do not require a lot of materials. These strategies can be used with different learning standards and with different curriculum topics or units.
For easy access, we have grouped the 20 strategies into the following categories::
• Strategies to Help Students Build Background Knowledge
• Strategies for Group Work
• Strategies to Help Students Process New Information
• Strategies to Help Students Improve Comprehension Across the Curriculum
We have also added accompanying handouts in the Appendix so you don't have to create them yourself.
Feeling inspired? This guide is exactly what you need. These 20 active learning strategies WORK and you will find yourself using them again and again across subject areas, classes, and grade levels.