Category: Study

When it comes to practicing or studying for an assessment, sometimes a simple game can change the viewpoint of a student. By introducing competition, images, feedback, and fun music, you can make studying and reviewing an exciting activity! Now I will throw my two cents in right here. Multiple choice tests and quizzes are not always the best choice. Often times these are meant to recall information and are low on the DOK chart. However, that doesn’t mean they are bad or irrelevant. Often times you need to know facts, terms, and other things in order to build upon them.…

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One of the most important aspects in learning is to know whether you have succeeded or need to continue practicing. Often times, teachers assign homework to students. The students do all of the problems or finish the worksheet, practicing the skill over and over. But what happens when the student practices 20 problems incorrectly? They have practiced failing over and over. That is where instant feedback plays a pivotal role. When practicing a formula or process, receiving instant feedback lets students know if they are on the right track or need extra help. Students want to be successful. If they…

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