Cooperative Learning

Students work together in groups and as individuals in order to understand a topic.

 

 

 

Model

 

 
Goal/Purpose

 

STAD

 

Students work together to improve their understanding as a group and as an individual

 

Jigsaw II

 

2 Groups: Expert group and learning group; Report understanding of a topic to each other

 

Co-op Co-op

 

Students express themselves through their curiosity and learn from each other rather than teachers

 

Group Investigation

 

Maximum responsibility on the students. Assign large topics to groups that breakdown into sub-topics for each student to investigate. Presented as a whole to class