Speed dating activity ideas updating virtuemart
There isn’t any offensive content but perhaps some cultural sensitivities should be borne in mind and the entire concept may be inappropriate for some non-European cultures.Also, some of the information is local to where I live so perhaps you should consider changing that too. The activity worked well for the vast majority of my classes.
So I pulled out Kate Nowak’s (one of my math teacher idols) math speed dating activity. I then handed out a set to each group being mindful of the level of difficulty when I initially handed them out.
I’m always looking for ways to let kids practice in class without necessarily even realize that is what they are doing because they are having a little fun doing it.
We are working on solving systems of equations and started out by solving via graphing.
Social theory is at its richest when we seek to consider a diversity of human experiences and that should be no different in the classroom.
The [speed dating] activity reflects this in addition to encouraging dialogue with different classmates.
Much cheaper & more effective than TES or the Guardian.