greet class add a thunk do the registerstart a debate…
Tutor Time?Do ideas come from inside or outside your head?
Practice key words? Would you rather live underdemocracy or a dictatorship led by Father Christmas?
Make your ownWhich is the more important invention, the … or the …? What is the most important part of a …?
Is there more future than past ?Thunks lend themselves to…• Writing an answer down on a scrap of paper• Moving students into groups to develop their arguments• Think pair share• Live voting using a spreadsheet based graph that can be changed as arguments are made• Challenging the more able to argue against the view they actually hold• Asking the less confident / able students to say who made the best point
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