Cooperative Learning

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










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