But these fail
Students forget most of what they hear in
lecture and then only recall 40% of the
tested material two years later.
Test scores for the experimental
group (non-lecture) was nearly
double that of the control section
(41% to 74%).
Designed by Dorothy Frayer and her colleagues at the
University of Wisconsin to provide for a thorough understanding
of new words.
Students are asked to provide a Deﬁnition of the word, Facts or
Characteristics of the word, Examples, and Nonexamples.
This graphic organizer will lead students to a deeper
understanding of a word and its relationship to their own lives.
Number Time! Thing of the day ___________
Circle 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
How many of 10?
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