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Having students curate their own collection of items is an engaging, higher-order task.

Reciprocal Learning

This strategy has pairs of students coach each other through a set of problems; ideal for math, grammar, or anything procedural where there is a clear "right answer."


This is cooperative learning strategy can be incredibly powerful if it's done right. This one is best for big chunks of content that can be divided into smaller chunks.

Concept Attainment

A way to get students wrestling with a big idea before you explain it to them. This would be a perfect replacement for a standard lecture on a topic.

Chat Stations

One of the most popular strategies on my site, this EASY method gets students moving and talking about pretty much anything you're teaching.

Memory Palace

This mnemonic strategy would be a great way to help students with anything they need to memorize.

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