A synonym for online videos. When most people hear aboutthe flipped class all they think about are the videos. It is theinteraction and the meaningful learning activities that occurduring the face-to-face time that is most important.About replacing teachers with videos.An online course.Students working without structure.Students spending the entire class staring at a computerscreen.Students working in isolation.http://www.thedailyriff.com/articles/the-flipped-class-conversation-689.phpThe Flipped Classroom is NOT:
A means to INCREASE interaction and personalized contacttime between students and teachers.An environment where students take responsibility for theirown learning.A classroom where the teacher is not the "sage on thestage", but the "guide on the side".A classroom where students who are absent due to illness orextra-curricular activities such as athletics or field-trips, dontget left behind.A class where content is permanently archived for review orremediation.A class where all students are engaged in their learning.A place where all students can get a personalized education.http://www.thedailyriff.com/articles/the-flipped-class-conversation-689.phpThe Flipped Classroom IS:
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Maximizing Time for InstructionWhat types of learning activities do you always wish you hadmore time for in your classroom?What types of activities that best impact learning do yousometimes have to sacrifice?What parts of the lesson cycle could you capture withtechnology to give you more time for those activities?What variation or aspect of “flipping” would work best in yourinstructional setting?
Design TimeFind a sample assessment item for a particular tek in a contentarea that you teachUncover the thinking and all of the cognitive moves that mustbe made for a student to demonstrate mastery of the tekThe lesson you design will focus on the directinstruction, modeling, guided practice, independentpractice, and assessment necessary to aligning to all of thesteps you uncovered.
On which steps will the students most need your direct help?Which steps could you accomplish with technology to give youmore time to help the students with the most cognitivelyrigorous parts of the lesson?What do you see yourself doing throughout this lesson cycle?What do you see your students doing throughout this lessoncycle?Design Time
Use available technology tocreate/locate a “flipped”component to this lesson.Design Time