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Collaborative Learning & Group Work in a Flipped Classroom - Chapter Summary
In this self-paced chapter is a comprehensive overview of collaborative learning and group work in a flipped classroom. Examine the definitions of collaborative learning and group work, explore their benefits and review examples of their use in the flipped classroom. You'll also review strategies that make it easy for you to incorporate these educational approaches in your classroom.
This chapter's flexibility lets you study the lessons any time, using any computer mobile device with an Internet connection. Take multiple-choice quizzes to check your knowledge of the lessons, and feel free to submit any questions you have about topics covered in this chapter to our experts.
How It Helps
- Builds awareness: This chapter ensures you have a quality understanding of concepts like collaborative learning and group work.
- Shares examples: Get a deeper understanding of the educational approaches in this chapter and their uses in the flipped classroom by exploring examples presented in the lessons.
- Discusses implementation: The lessons offer strategies you can use to incorporate group work and collaborative learning into your flipped classroom.
By the end of this chapter, you will be ready to do the following:
- Define and discuss the benefits and theory of collaborative learning
- Use the collaborative learning educational approach in your flipped classroom
- Share examples of and benefits of group work in the classroom
- Implement and utilize group work in your flipped classroom
1. What Is Collaborative Learning? - Benefits, Theory & Definition
Find out about collaborative learning, how it helps the individual student, and the theories behind it. After completing the lesson, take a short quiz to test your knowledge.
2. Incorporating Collaborative Learning in Flipped Classrooms
This lesson focuses on using a flipped classroom model to enhance collaborative student learning and achievement. A brief explanation, benefits of, and methods of incorporating a flipped classroom are discussed.
3. Group Work in the Classroom: Definition, Benefits & Examples
Do you like or dislike group work? However you feel, group work still has some major benefits to thinking, growing, and learning. In this lesson, we will learn about different types of strategies and concepts behind group work in the classroom.
4. Incorporating Group Work in Flipped Classrooms
Some cringe when group work is mentioned, but what's better than having support when learning something new? Let's take a look at group work in the flipped classroom and see how it can be incorporated on a daily basis.
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Other chapters within the How to Flip Your Classroom course
- Introduction to Flipped Classrooms
- Constructivist Learning & Flipped Classrooms
- Active Learning & Flipped Classrooms
- Problem-Based Learning & Flipped Classrooms
- Technology in Flipped Classrooms
- Developing Flipped Lessons
- Student Engagement & Assessment in Flipped Classroom
- Reflection & Growth in Flipped Classrooms
- Flipped Learning Case Studies