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Alternative Discussion Formats

Alternative Discussion Formats

Formal debates and question-and-answer discussions are great, but these alternative discussion formats ... (more)

Formal debates and question-and-answer discussions are great, but these alternative discussion formats will liven up your classroom and get students really thinking. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Collection:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Author:
Kathryn Walbert
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Alternative Discussion Formats: A Public Relations Campaign

Alternative Discussion Formats: A Public Relations Campaign

By creating a PR campaign for a historical or literary figure, students ... (more)

By creating a PR campaign for a historical or literary figure, students can practice a wide range of thinking skills. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Collection:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Author:
Kathryn Walbert
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Alternative Discussion Formats: History and Literature on Trial

Alternative Discussion Formats: History and Literature on Trial

Putting historical or literary figures on trial makes a lively and challenging ... (more)

Putting historical or literary figures on trial makes a lively and challenging alternative to a class debate. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Collection:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Author:
Kathryn Walbert
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Alternative Discussion Formats: Monuments and Memorials

Alternative Discussion Formats: Monuments and Memorials

Creating monuments or memorials for historical and literary figures encourages students to ... (more)

Creating monuments or memorials for historical and literary figures encourages students to think creatively and provides a lively structure for an in-class discussion. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Collection:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Author:
Kathryn Walbert
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Alternative Discussion Formats: Museum Exhibit Design

Alternative Discussion Formats: Museum Exhibit Design

Designing museum exhibits encourages students to think creatively and to use a ... (more)

Designing museum exhibits encourages students to think creatively and to use a wide range of thinking skills. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Collection:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Author:
Kathryn Walbert
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Arabic-L Listserv

Arabic-L Listserv

This is a listserv specifically for questions relating to teaching and learning ... (more)

This is a listserv specifically for questions relating to teaching and learning Arabic. It is a very active listserv with archives going back to January, 1999, which anyone can access. Posting information requires a free subscription via email. Information about fellowships, scholarships, and jobs are also posted, although information available of course depends on those using the listserv. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
The Linguist List, Eastern Michigan University
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Caucusing In the Middle School Classroom

Caucusing In the Middle School Classroom

Caucusing enables students to practice the elements of responsible citizenship, including persuasive ... (more)

Caucusing enables students to practice the elements of responsible citizenship, including persuasive writing and speaking. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Collection:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Author:
Pamela Myrick
Sharon Pearson
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Conducting effective online discussions

Conducting effective online discussions

Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/fhEFBn from the Learning ... (more)

Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/fhEFBn from the Learning to Teach Online project website.Discussions are an important component of many forms of online student interaction. For students to benefit from an online discussion, it is important for teachers to generate relevant topics, effectively moderate student activity and participate regularly. This episode will highlight several strategies to help you manage online discussions more effectively, and make them more beneficial for your students. (less)

Subject:
Arts
Business
Humanities
Mathematics and Statistics
Science and Technology
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Video Lectures
Collection:
Learning to Teach Online
Provider:
The University of New South Wales (UNSW)
Author:
Karin Watson
Simon McIntyre
Conversational Phrases and Terms

Conversational Phrases and Terms

This webpage provides over 20 basic conversational phrases and terms, all of ... (more)

This webpage provides over 20 basic conversational phrases and terms, all of which are used in most everyday discussions across the Arabic-speaking world. The terms and phrases are presented in transliterated form with English translation; no Arabic script is used. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Readings
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Wikibooks
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FLTEACH listserv

FLTEACH listserv

This listserv is provided by the Foreign Language Teaching Forum and is ... (more)

This listserv is provided by the Foreign Language Teaching Forum and is an integrated service for foreign language teachers, dedicated to encouraging communication, sharing, and collaboration at all levels. The broad discussion topic is foreign language teaching methods for any level of instruction in all languages. Students in teacher training programs, teachers both new and experienced, administrators, and other professionals interested in any aspect of foreign language teaching are invited to participate in discussions. Messages are sent via email and are also archived in a searchable database. The website is hosted by the State University of New York College at Cortland. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
Individual Authors
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How to Conduct a Meeting in an Intercultural Setting

How to Conduct a Meeting in an Intercultural Setting

This module offers a version of the Harvard Negotiating Process suitable for ... (more)

This module offers a version of the Harvard Negotiating Process suitable for conducting village meetings and intercultural discussions about engineering projects in student outreach programs such as Engineers without Borders. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Syllabi
Collection:
Connexions
Provider:
Rice University
Author:
Linda Driskill
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The Secret Treasures of Hans Wehr

The Secret Treasures of Hans Wehr

This site's purpose is to demonstrate to Arabic learners the huge quantity ... (more)

This site's purpose is to demonstrate to Arabic learners the huge quantity of remarkable classical Arabic words from the Hans Wher Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic. The site allows users to submit entries and groups them into sub topics such as various dialects, weights and measures, "super crazy entries," and many others. Entries are written in Arabic with short vowels and accompanied by their definitions as well as a translation. Users can comment and have discussions about each entry. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Reference
Other
Collection:
Arabic Language Learning
Provider:
The Secret Treasures of Hans Wher
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Smashing the Iron Rice Bowl: Chinese East Asia, Fall 2004

Smashing the Iron Rice Bowl: Chinese East Asia, Fall 2004

Examines the experiences of ordinary Chinese people as they lived through tumultous ... (more)

Examines the experiences of ordinary Chinese people as they lived through tumultous change in the twentieth-century. Class discussion focuses on personal memoirs and films. Includes comparisons of the People's Republic of China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Singapore. 21F.991 is for students pursuing a minor in Chinese; students complete assignments in Chinese. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Assessments
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Syllabi
Collection:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Provider:
M.I.T.
Author:
Perdue, Peter C.
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Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Assessments
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Lecture Notes
Syllabi
Collection:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Provider:
M.I.T.
Author:
George Kocur
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