Vermillion Engagement Strategies



Our work today is based on the work of Robert Marzano &

focuses on his book "Classroom Instruction That Works!"

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What are "the strategies"?

1. Identifying Similarities and Differences
2. Summarizing and Note Taking
3. Reinforcing Effort and Providing Recognition
4. Homework and Practice
5. Nonlinguistic Representations
6. Cooperative Learning
7. Setting Objectives and Providing Feedback
8. Gererating and Testing Hypotheses
9. Cues, Questions and Advance Organizers


And some links to great resources:
http://manila.esu6.org/instructionalstrategies/
1. Identifying similarities and differences:
http://manila.esu6.org/instructionalstrategies/stories/storyReader$12
http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/venn-diagram-circles-30006.html
Analogies:
http://www.teachersdesk.org/vocabanal.html
2. Note Taking & Summarizing
Incredible Shrinking Notes
Note Taking with Crayons
Cornell Note Taking
3. Reinforcing Effort and Providing Recognition
http://www.allkindsofminds.org/activity.aspx?id=12
http://gets.gc.k12.va.us/vste/2008/3effortandrecognition.htm
4. Homework and Practice
http://www.netc.org/focus/strategies/home.php
http://web2thatworks.com/index.php?title=Homework_and_Practice
http://www.scholastic.com/kids/homework/
5. Nonlinguistic Representation
http://classroom.leanderisd.org/webs/links/simulation_links.htm
http://www.tltguide.ccsd.k12.co.us/instructional_tools/Strategies/Nonlinguistic/Nonlinguistic.html
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=3
6. Cooperative Learning
http://www.orangeusd.k12.ca.us/yorba/cooperative_learning.htm__
http://www.netc.org/focus/strategies/coop.php
http://www.tltguide.ccsd.k12.co.us/instructional_tools/Strategies/Cooperation/Cooperation.html#games
7. Setting Objectives and Providing Feedback
http://www.evalamar.com/Marzano-feedback.html
http://classroom.leanderisd.org/webs/marzano/setting_objectives_and_providing_feedback.htm
8. Generating and Testing Hypothesis
http://edweb.tusd.k12.az.us/templates/hypotheses.htm
http://www.oakcreek.k12.wi.us/resource/sdelay/marzano/hypoth.htm
9. Questions, Cues and Advance Organizers
http://www.big6.org/
http://questioning.org/
http://questioning.org/Q7/toolkit.html
http://serc.carleton.edu/introgeo/socratic/fourth.html