EDU 590 CHAPTER 4: Cues, Questions, and Advance Organizers “Using Technology with Classroom Instruction that Works.”by Howard Pitler, Elizabeth R. Hubbell, Matt Kuhn and Kim Malenoski Central Michigan University
Chapter Four – Cues, Questions, and Advance Organizers Planning Question: Suggested Technology:Which Strategies Will Help 3. Word Processing Applications Students 4. Spreadsheet Software Acquire and 5. Organizing & Brainstorming Integrate Software Learning? Learning 6. Multimedia Strategies:Cues, Questions, and Advance Organizers
Chapter Four – Cues, Questions, and Advance OrganizersCues, Questions, and AdvanceOrganizers McREL’s research supports the following generalizations:4.Should focus on important higher-level cues, questions, andadvance organizers.5.Different types of organizers produce different results.6.Waiting briefly beforeaccepting responsesincreases depth ofstudents’ answers. Image Curtsey of Microsoft Clipart and Media
Chapter Four – Cues, Questions, and Advance OrganizersCues, Questions, and AdvanceOrganizers: McREL’s Recommendations:3.Use expository and narrative advance organizers.4.Teach students skimming.5.Use explicit cues.6.Ask analytic questions.7.Ask questions that elicitinferences.8.Teach how to usegraphic advance organizers. Image Curtsey of Microsoft Clipart and Media
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