An activity done at the beginning of a lesson in
order to greet students and engage them in the lesson. This might include
review of previously-learned material or activation of background knowledge and
schema for the current lesson.
Writings posted online can also allow multiple
users to add content and edit the work. Wikis can help facilitate collaborative
writing and group projects.
A low-tech classroom visual aid featuring key
vocabulary terms and possibly corresponding pictures for the current unit of
study. Categories of word walls include high-frequency words, literature-based
word walls, and content-area word walls.