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The How To of Learning Stations
ShellyTerrell.com
I never teach my pupils; I only
attempt to provide the
conditions in which they can
learn. - Albert Einstein
Amazon.com/The-Goals-Challenge-Teachers-Transform/dp/0415735343
Time limits
Proficiencies
Abilities
Interests
Skills Learning needs
Emotions
Moods
Talents
Behavior
Strengths
Background
k...
How do they study at home?
Adjust the light &
temperature
Take breaks
at leisure
Snack
Use comfy
furniture
Listen to
music
Our learning environments
should prepare for the
work field & help us meet
students’ diverse needs
Photo by Shermeee, Flic...
Their professions
will allow them
these choices &
conditions
Image KSC-04PD-0583 CC by NASA
Group
work
Facilitate
Learning
stations
Consider the
developmental stage
Image CC Classroom View by Kathy Cassidy, Flicker
What does it look like?
Group work
Individual work Whole class
Rubble.heppell.net/places/shoeless/default.html
Becreativewithyourspace!
Image CC Classroom View by Kathy Cassidy, Flicker
Technology
station
Reading
stations
Art stations
03 - October - 2008 -- Wii Kids by reway2007, Flickr
Game
stations
Maker Stations
Flickr.com/photos/dmlcentral/8557196335
Dress up or
make believe
stations
Board games,
blocks, Legos,
play dough,
science
experiments, etc.
You may have
stations to support
learning needs -
ADD, autism, low
literacy, language
learning, etc.
Ask students to
design their own
stations
Adapted image via Flickr.com/photos/tgifreytag/5772847315
Include challenge
cards with ideas
Include props
or structures to
inspire
creativity
Set time limits or
do rotations
Ask parents
for supplies
or to
decorate
More tips!
Clean-up instructions
Hands-on games & materials
Pillows, sofa, or other
comfy furniture
Station leaders
Help c...
How do I manage
this?
Activity Logs
Calendars
• Give each group a stack of
yellow, blue, & red cups.
• The top cup is their status.
• Yellow= sunny & bright,
everything...
Get your copy of Learning to Go- Gum.co/learn2go
ShellyTerrell.com/survivaltips/techtips Twitter: @ShellTerrell
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The How to of Learning Stations

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  1. 1. Photo by Renato Ganoza, Flic.kr/p/7r4b3r The How To of Learning Stations ShellyTerrell.com
  2. 2. I never teach my pupils; I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn. - Albert Einstein
  3. 3. Amazon.com/The-Goals-Challenge-Teachers-Transform/dp/0415735343
  4. 4. Time limits Proficiencies Abilities Interests Skills Learning needs Emotions Moods Talents Behavior Strengths Background knowledge Students have different …
  5. 5. How do they study at home? Adjust the light & temperature Take breaks at leisure Snack Use comfy furniture Listen to music
  6. 6. Our learning environments should prepare for the work field & help us meet students’ diverse needs Photo by Shermeee, Flic.kr/p/6211rA
  7. 7. Their professions will allow them these choices & conditions
  8. 8. Image KSC-04PD-0583 CC by NASA Group work Facilitate Learning stations
  9. 9. Consider the developmental stage
  10. 10. Image CC Classroom View by Kathy Cassidy, Flicker What does it look like? Group work Individual work Whole class
  11. 11. Rubble.heppell.net/places/shoeless/default.html Becreativewithyourspace!
  12. 12. Image CC Classroom View by Kathy Cassidy, Flicker Technology station
  13. 13. Reading stations
  14. 14. Art stations
  15. 15. 03 - October - 2008 -- Wii Kids by reway2007, Flickr Game stations
  16. 16. Maker Stations Flickr.com/photos/dmlcentral/8557196335
  17. 17. Dress up or make believe stations
  18. 18. Board games, blocks, Legos, play dough, science experiments, etc.
  19. 19. You may have stations to support learning needs - ADD, autism, low literacy, language learning, etc.
  20. 20. Ask students to design their own stations
  21. 21. Adapted image via Flickr.com/photos/tgifreytag/5772847315 Include challenge cards with ideas
  22. 22. Include props or structures to inspire creativity
  23. 23. Set time limits or do rotations
  24. 24. Ask parents for supplies or to decorate
  25. 25. More tips! Clean-up instructions Hands-on games & materials Pillows, sofa, or other comfy furniture Station leaders Help crew
  26. 26. How do I manage this?
  27. 27. Activity Logs
  28. 28. Calendars
  29. 29. • Give each group a stack of yellow, blue, & red cups. • The top cup is their status. • Yellow= sunny & bright, everything's all right • Blue= we're through, what should we do? • Red= we have a problem we cannot solve alone The Cup System Theorganizedclassroomblog.com/index.php/blog/cup-management
  30. 30. Get your copy of Learning to Go- Gum.co/learn2go ShellyTerrell.com/survivaltips/techtips Twitter: @ShellTerrell Facebook.com/ShellyTerrell Google.com/+ShellySanchezTerrell Amazon- The 30 Goals for Teachers
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