ERIC Number: EJ776490
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jan
Reference Count: 10
Finding Center: How Learning Centers Evolved in a Secondary Student-Centered Classroom
Movitz, Allison P.; Holmes, Kerry P.
English Journal, v96 n3 p68-73 Jan 2007
The authors elaborate on the experience of creating for high school students effective multisensory, hands-on learning centers that address a full range of elements from the English language arts curriculum. Allison P. Movitz and Kerry P. Holmes detail the centers Movitz designed for a Mostly Medieval unit to show how learning centers can help students become more involved in and responsible for their learning.
Descriptors: High School Students, Language Arts, Units of Study, Learning Centers (Classroom), Art Activities, Vocabulary, Puzzles, Games, Classroom Techniques, Reading Instruction, Dance, Drama
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
Authoring Institution: N/A