Since you have provided the needed subject matter, engaging strategies increase ownership for the content being provided. At this step, the students continue to compare, elaborate, problem-solve, having changes in perception and generate new thought. These actions increase retention and recall.
LC Module: Comparison Thinkers
Tools to denote the core of all learning - similarities and differences that enrich meaning, memory and critical thinking.
LC Module: Elaborators
Elaboration tools to enrich and expand a bank of information that increases learning, generate understanding, memory recall and retention.
LC Module: Group Innovators
Brainstorming and brainwriting tools to generate solutions to lesson-related scenarios that stimulate higher level critical thinking and problem solving skills.
LC Module: Project Planning - Action Meetings
Project tools for establishing project outcomes, goals and tasks.
LC Module: Project Planning - Introductory Meetings
Project tools for establishing roles and responsibilities. Group will establish project purpose, expected accomplishments and meeting goals. ("Given our current meeting goals, we want to leave here today with.......")
LC Module: Real-Life Applications
Tools for applying new knowledge to real-life and workplace applications to enhance meaning, relevancy and understanding