Reflection: Student Grouping Introducing Diverse Groupings... AND Making Them Easy - Section 1: Why is this important?

 

Here I am explaining some of the specific reasons why I like using sorting sticks.  Not only are sorting sticks something easy that I can use quickly, but they also really support my students' learning!  Students learn more from hearing all sorts of ideas from different people; I like to provide them with ample opportunities to do that!  As for me, I like to hear ideas from different groups; it actually makes assessment more complete because it allows me to see and hear students in many ways with diverse opportunities for feedback!

  Student Grouping: How sorting sticks support my teaching AND students' learning
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Introducing Diverse Groupings... AND Making Them Easy

Unit 16: Meeting Speaking and Listening Standards in Kindergarten
Lesson 2 of 4

Objective: SWBAT participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about kindergarten topics and texts with peers and adults in small and large groups. (Students will also have practice with being able to continue conversations through multiple exchanges as well.)

Big Idea: Make grouping diverse... it's actually fun and EASY!

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