Cues, Questions, & Advanced Organizers

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The purpose of questions, cues, and advanced organizers is to activate prior knowledge.
  1. Cues (hints) and Questions
    1. Should focus on what is important as opposed to what is unusual.
    2. “Higher level” questions produce deeper learning than “lower level
      questions.”
    3. “Wait time”
    4. Use questions before a learning experience.
  2. Advance Organizers
    1. Expository
      1. Simply describes the new content
    2. Narrative
      1. Present new content in a story format
    3. Skimming
      1. Skimming material before reading
    4. Graphic advance organizers




Questioning

Effective Questioning http://www.uab.edu/uasomume/cdm/questioning.htm
Questioning Toolkit http://www.questioning.org/Q7/toolkit.html
*Teaching students to ask deeper questions http://www.ctap4.org/infolit/questions.htm
*Designing Questions For Clickers http://telr.osu.edu/clickers/teaching/guidelines.htm

Bloom’s Taxonomy
*Questioning using Bloom's Taxonomy http://www.learnnc.org/lp/media/articles/bloom0405-3/bloompix.html
Bloom's Taxonomy Revised http://www.odu.edu/educ/roverbau/Bloom/blooms_taxonomy.htm

Senteo Clicker Resources

Senteo Question Sets
*Smart Notebook and Senteo Resources (Middle School)
Smart Notebook and Senteo Resources (High School)

Ending Thought
http://homepage.mac.com/lesleyu/iMovieTheater.html

Graphic Organizers

Graphic Organizer Info
http://www.glnd.k12.va.us/resources/graphicalorganizers/

Graphic Organizers:
http://www.readingquest.org/strat/
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hme/k_5/graphorg/
http://www.eduplace.com/graphicorganizer/
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/graphicorganizers/
http://content.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=2983
http://www.edhelper.com/teachers/graphic_organizers.htm
http://www.somers.k12.ny.us/intranet/skills/thinkmaps.html
http://www.writesite.org/html/organize.html
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/graphic-organizers/printable/6293.html

Anticipation Guides
http://www.indiana.edu/%7El517/anticipation_guides.htm#How%20to%20Use%20Anticipation%20Guides