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  1. 1. Drill-and-Practice Created by Gabrielle Brown
  2. 2. Drill-and-Practice <ul><li>In drill-and-practice, the students repeatedly practice a skill or perform a procedure. </li></ul><ul><li> 25 36 47 58 </li></ul><ul><li>- 4 - 2 - 3 - 5 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>The teacher has already delivered a lesson on the skill. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Now, the student completes a drill to help her obtain mastery. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Drill-and-practice materials should be simple enough for students to use independently. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>An important component of any drill-and-practice material is that it provides feedback which verifies whether a student has answered correctly or not . </li></ul><ul><li>Linda Readman (Author). (2011). Addition Table [Printable Worksheet], Retrieved February 9, 2011, from: (handwritingforkids.com) </li></ul>
  7. 7. Advantages of Drill-and-practice <ul><li>Students learn small chunks of information at a time. </li></ul><ul><li>Students practice and review a single concept until mastery. </li></ul><ul><li>Students receive feedback on their answers. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Limitations of Drill-and-practice <ul><li>It can be boring . Too many practice exercises can cause students to lose interest </li></ul><ul><li>It is repetitive. Some students need novelty and variety. </li></ul><ul><li>Learning potential - If the student makes mistakes procedurally, he will practice making that mistake over and over again. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>The following slides will give examples of ways to integrate Drill-and-practice in the classroom. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Worksheets <ul><li>Worksheets are a useful way to integrate drill-and practice in the classroom. After students have received instruction on a concept, students may use a worksheet to practice that skill. </li></ul><ul><li>Chona (Creator). (2011). Articles [Grammar Worksheet], Retrieved February 9, 2011 from: (http://chona-grammarlessons.blogspot.com/) </li></ul>
  11. 11. Flashcards <ul><li>Flashcards are also very useful in drill-and-practice. A student can be placed with a buddy who has already achieved mastery on a concept. The buddy displays flash cards to the student. The student identifies the content of the card and his buddy verifies the correctness of his answer. </li></ul><ul><li>Peter Weatherall (Author). (2011). Flashcards [Grammar Flashcards], Retrieved February 9, 2011 from: URL (kidsinglish.com) </li></ul>
  12. 12. Computer Programs <ul><li>Computer programs help students practice skills in a game format. The program may be individualized, identifying specific concepts a student struggles with. Computer programs often provide feedback on the correctness of answers. </li></ul>

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