|Take the opportunity to encourage vocabulary exploration. Include a discussion on where new words are found in real-world context.
||Ask students to work together to gather information needed to solve a problem or review information needed for an upcoming assessment.
||Have small groups create a "talk show" to motivate interest in researching a topic related to your current unit of study. Video the talk shows and share them with the class.
||Some students enjoy creating Google Slides or a PowerPoint presentation to show completion of research projects or to advertise a book that was particularly enjoyable to read. Provide choice.
||Create a lesson today that allows students to work with a partner to support each other in learning.