Classroom Activities

Class Activities

With the first day of class approaching, there's one type of activity that many of us may be pondering: the ubiquitous icebreaker.  Although it can be designed in many different ways, the icebreaker serves an important function for any class or meeting, fostering and strengthening connections between individuals, often relying on a playful or exploratory framework to lay the groundwork for deeper or unexpected... Read More
bingo card
Overview: This interactive activity uses a variation on the typical Bingo game to...
Community-building, Icebreakers, PWR 1, PWR 2, RBA, Research, Activities
This innovative modification of a peer response activity asks students to pitch...
Argument, Audience, Peer Review, PWR 1, PWR 2, Activities
This is an adapted version of the online game Spent , created by Games 4...
Community-building, PWR 1, PWR 2, Activities
This asynchronous activity prompts students to engage in artistic innovation by...
Asynchronous Teaching, Online Instruction, PWR 1, TiC, Working with Sources, Activities
This asynchronous activity asks students to reconceive the sources they have...
Asynchronous Teaching, Online Instruction, PWR 1, TiC, Activities
This asynchronous activity encourages students to use graphic design to outline...
Asynchronous Teaching, Online Instruction, TiC, Working with Sources, Activities