Ch 8: Using Questioning & Discussion Techniques in Teaching

About This Chapter

Your use of the correct questioning and discussion techniques in teaching can help to greatly enhance learning. In this chapter, you will learn how to do so.

Using Questioning & Discussion Techniques in Teaching - Chapter Summary

The utilization of questions and discussions in the classroom can promote learning. This chapter contains brief but detailed text lessons that will help you understand the following:

  • What elements are included in an effective reflection question
  • How to help your students learn through their in-class discussions
  • Which techniques are used to motivate an entire class to participate in class discussions

How It Helps

  • Breaks down parts of a question: Your understanding of the parts of a reflection question will help you create some that are useful for your class.
  • Explains ways to facilitate: You will learn how to facilitate class discussions so that they are beneficial for students.
  • Encourages participation: This chapter provides solutions for the problem of students not participating in discussions.

Skills Covered

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Create effective reflection questions for your class
  • Use techniques to help students have productive class discussions
  • Include classroom management techniques that encourage your whole class to participate in class

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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