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  1. Activities for large classes

    ... simplest form of interactive teaching tool, particularly in large classes, and are useful in any discipline. They can help promote active ... want their ideas on: emphasize quantity over quality. For large classes you should use a prompt that asks for tentative responses rather ...

  2. Large classes: limiting the chaos

    ... help allay this problem. Other general tips to help large classes run smoothly include: Start and end classes on time. ... statement for course outlines: A word about conduct in large classes This is a large class but you are not a small part of it! To ...

  3. Building Community in Large Classes

    ... anyone to join in. Some students like the anonymity of large classes. Given the high prevalence of anxiety among university students ... demonstrating the many different perspectives. Note that in large classes, there might only be time for a sample of groups to share with ...

  4. Google Moderator

    ... front of the whole class.'" --  Opening the backchannel in large lectures , 2010. "Across all courses, students reported ... improved the discussion.'" --  Opening the backchannel in large lectures , 2010. Google Moderator has been used to good effect in ...

  5. Course design: planning a flipped class

    ... Not all active-learning strategies are feasible in large classes . The activities that can be feasible facilitated in a really ... and/or the use of clickers can be effective even in really large classes – see Activities for Large Classes . Students might ...

  6. Nine alternatives to lecturing

    ... Active Learning Activities ” and “ Activities for Large Classes .” This tip sheet provides more detailed descriptions ... “ Active Learning Activities ” and “ Activities for Large Classes ” References Angelo, T.A. and K.P. Cross. ...

  7. Lecturing effectively

    ... This movement is especially important for engaging large classes. Changes help to refocus students’ attention, but remember to ... attract and maintain students’ attention, particularly in large classes where the impersonal situation makes students feel less involved. ...

  8. Key strategies for effective tutorials

    ... Comment on student performance and behaviours . With large classes, tutorials may be the only time when students can get expert ...

  9. Promoting effective classroom participation

    ... students’ contributions if your class is large. In these large classes, it may be necessary to ask students to state their name before ... in the context of the class as a whole. Even in large classes, students can reasonably be expected to assess the participation ...

  10. Conflict management for instructors

    ... Centre for Teaching Excellence (CTE) teaching tip : “ Large Classes: Limiting the Chaos ” CTE teaching tip: “ ...

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