Breakout Session

Monday Evaluation

Five Student-Driven Projects That Engage Higher-Level Thinking Skills

Catlin Tucker

12/12/11, 8:00 AM-8:50 AM
Lake Superior B

Stimulate higher-level thinking skills through innovative online discussion activities and student-driven projects. Transition your students from the receivers of information to generators of knowledge. This session will cover: challenge-based learning projects, expert group investigations, reciprocal learning groups, multimedia mashup projects and web quests.


Links and/or Materials:

WallWisher site for brainstorming during the presentation:
http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/studentdrivenproject

Resources:
  • Dos and Don'ts of Online Student Communication
  • Teach Students to Say Something Substantial
  • Art of Asking Questions
  • Rethinking Your Role
www.collaborizeclassroom.com/resources

Slide Share:
http://www.slideshare.net/CatlinRice/5-student-driven-projects-for-higher-level-thinking

My education technology blog:
www.catlintucker.com

Twitter handle: @CTuckerEnglish