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ERIC Number: EJ455142
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0010-7476
Role Play: A Versatile Cooperative Learning Activity.
Waters, Elaine; And Others
Contemporary Education, v63 n3 p216-18 Spr 1992
Role play is effective in cooperative learning because it reduces anxiety, promotes risk taking, and is versatile. Students share ideas, values, knowledge, and skills, creating mutual problem solving. Limitations include the time required and student personalization of roles. The article lists guidelines for enhancing role play, noting alternative teacher roles. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Language: English
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