|About the Book|
Active Learning: 101 Strategies to Teach Any Subject, the best collection of teaching strategies to get students involved and interested in learning. A must have for the beginning to the most experienced secondary teacher!101 activities includeMoreActive Learning: 101 Strategies to Teach Any Subject, the best collection of teaching strategies to get students involved and interested in learning. A must have for the beginning to the most experienced secondary teacher!101 activities include ice-breakers for the beginning of class, strategies for the middle of a lesson, and concluding exercises to foster student reflection and future application. Activities are designed to enliven learning, deepen understanding, and promote retention. Describes active learning and how to prepare a classroom for it. Enliven your middle school, high school, college or adult education with 101 strategies that can be used to teach virtually any subject. Active Learning contains the most comprehensive collection of active learning techniques ever published. Each strategy is described with clear, step-by-step instructions. If you are committed to making learning active, but occasionally run out of steam, this is the book to get you back on track with fresh ideas and innovative strategies. And if you are just starting off, this book is the perfect introduction.Mel Silberman is a psychologist known internationally as a pioneer in the areas of interpersonal intelligence, active learning, and facilitation/consultation. As Professor of Adult and Organizational Development at Temple University, Mel has won two awards for his distinguished teaching. He is also President of Active Training, Princeton, N.J., a provider of products and seminars and publications in his areas of expertise. He has more than 30 years experience creating and honing techniques that inspire people to be people smart, learn faster and collaborate effectively.