Cooperative Grouping: Ideas for Effective Classroom Practice
Author(s): Amanda Santana, Barbara Tharp, MS, and Nancy Moreno, PhD
Help your students become science investigators! Amanda Santana shares her knowledge of working with student groups, helping to make your teaching and student learning more effective.
Overview and benefits of the “5-E” teaching model and keys for successfully incorporating this model into inquiry science teaching.
Cooperative learning, or grouping, is a way to organize students into groups of two to four, allowing students to share ideas and take responsibility for their own learning.