Monday

December 22, 2014

December 22, 2014

Posted by **Joan** on Friday, October 10, 2008 at 1:21am.

- Participation -
**bobpursley**, Friday, October 10, 2008 at 5:03am1. Videotape yourself, then review the tape with several EXPERIENCED teachers to make certain you are not the one doing the intimidating.

2. Small groups are a nice way to get kids to talk.

I dont have a clue what age these students are, so specifics I can't address. If you reveal the age of the students, perhaps we can add more. The two listed points will help you get started.

- Participation -
**SraJMcGin**, Friday, October 10, 2008 at 9:34amThank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. In addition to the great suggestions above, here are somethings to read that you might be interested in: (Giving participation points is another way to encourage students to participate.)

1. http://teaching.berkeley.edu/bgd/participation.html

2. (on classroom structure, PDF file to download):

www.cte.cornell.edu/campus/teach/faculty/Materials/Cl...

3. (nice "chart"): http://learningandteaching.dal.ca/structures.html

4. (PDF):

www.justice.eku.edu/odems/docs/encourageStudentPartic...

NOTE: Sometimes a "competition" is fun for the students: depending upon the seating arrangement, 1/2 the class against the other 1/2, row(s) against row(s), boys against girls, etc. The makeup of each class would determine what would work best.

Sra

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

English - 1) Four American 17-year-old students will be in class with us ...

English - Presentation - I'm presenting an assignment for 20 to 30 minutes worth...

English - There are two ways of learning in terms of the mathod; one is a ...

Math - How many ways can 3 students be chosen from a class of 20 to represent ...

maths - each of the students in a class writes a dirrerent 2 digit number on the...

math - A class of students do 1 of 4 different after school activities. 1/2 play...

Math - In a class of 80 students, 40 bring their textbooks to class, 20 bring ...

science - 1. What are the different ways in which we evaluate people? We ...

science - 1.What are the different ways in which we evaluate people?We evaluate ...

English - 2. Analysis a. The students are not much interested in English class...