ERIC Number: ED510184
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Sep-16
Reference Count: 0
Engaging Mathematics Students Using Cooperative Learning
Strebe, John D.
Eye on Education
In this book, the author offers a wide selection of student engagement strategies for math teachers in grades K-12. He shares his class-tested ideas in a clear and spirited voice, with his devotion to the teaching profession and his students apparent on every page. With invaluable ideas to help students remain engaged for longer time periods, this book is especially helpful for teachers instructing in a block schedule. Contents include: (1) Introduction; (2) The First Day; (3) First Weeks; (4) Team Building/Class Building; (5) Collaborative Worksheets; (6) Collaborative Review/Tests; (7) Interactive Lecture; (8) Key Ideas; (9) Student Feedback/Advice; (10) Carolina Pairs/Carolina Teams; (11) Additional Team-builders; and (12) Myths/Questions.
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Cooperative Learning, Mathematics Teachers, Teaching Methods, Student Participation, Student Motivation, Mathematics Instruction, Teamwork, Worksheets, Student Evaluation, Lecture Method, Educational Environment, Elementary School Mathematics, Secondary School Mathematics
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A