Improving Participation with Talk Moves
FREE Video ~ Improving Participation with Talk Moves shows a wonderful technique for improving class participation using hand signals and simple techniques. A few small changes will encourage students to repeat, add on, agree, and change their mind. Everyone participates, even when it's not their turn to talk. Love this!
Productive Talk Moves: This is a powerful way to use the student’s connections and background knowledge to build on their mathematics skills. Students will be using collaboration in order to learn alternate, effective explanations and strategies that will benefit them for their future math courses. This is an example of how a teacher uses them in his classroom.
Talk Moves Poster (FOR ALL SUBJECTS) - Professional Development
This Poster / Handout is a great resource when hosting a professional development session on Talk Moves.We know that promoting classroom discussion and talk that have certain features can result in particular kinds of academic benets, such as improved word knowledge.