Activity Information

Have students depict the relationship between ideas 

Force students to confront different perspectives using a debate

Stimulate thinking with whole-class or group discussion

Get students focused right at the start of class with an activity

Use games to build a first-hand understanding of course material

Create more engaging lectures without sacrificing content

Maximize content covered in class by dividing up material

Increase participation by letting students discuss with a partner

Peer Instruction

Engage students by having them teach each other

Build scholarly skills by having students present


Get students thinking quickly with in-class writing
At a GlanceExamplesResearch

Extend learning through research projects and activities

Speed Dating

Use alternating pairs with a time limit to get students engaged and thinking.

One example of a Speed Dating Lesson:


Role Play

Have students grapple with material by simulating real-life scenarios