This essay focuses on a variety of settings and environments. Group learning creates an environment of engagement and motivation. It gives students a chance
Students learn in a variety of settings and environments. Group learning creates an environment of engagement and motivation. It gives students a chance to learn from each other in a cooperative learning setting.
Part 1: Classroom Design
Based on your own research, select a digital tool or other appropriate strategy to create and design your own classroom. Your design should focus on group and cooperative learning in the classroom environment and include:
The layout of the classroom.
Where the desks/tables will be place to facilitate group learning.By focusing on the interactions and interrelationships between different parts of the environment, we are using language that is characteristic of a systems analysis approach – or a systems framework – and applying it to the understanding of environmental science and management. Indeed, many environmental scientists now tend to think in terms of the whole ‘earth system’ and its components, subsystems and processes. In some ways, the term ‘earth system’ is a more useful one than ‘the environment’, not least because it highlights the fact that the natural world is a dynamic, complex entity with its own laws and processes, rather than being simply a passive space that is inhabited, exploited and given significance by humans.
Where the technology will be located so students with diverse needs have equitable access.
Part 2: Group Learning Reflection
Firstly, be sure
secondly, be fast
Thirdly, be cautious