Text of Using Formulator Tarsia to make Collaborative Activities
Using Formulator Tarsia to make Collaborative Activities
Aims Why collaborative activities? How do you use the
Success Criteria I have used the Formulator Tarsia software to
make an activity. I have reflected on how I can use collaborative
activities with my students.
Active Learning One of the key principles of active learning
is.. teaching is more effective when it uses cooperative small
Activities Jigsaws easy or extended Follow me cards Discussion
circles Dominoes Matching cards
Using the Software
Choose your jigsaw
Type the question and answer into each half Question
There are lots of different symbols. Click the buttons to see
the full range.
Click the right hand navigation bar to move to the next
Click table at the bottom to check your working.
Click output to see how it will print.
Still on output, choose the size of the pieces.
Click solution to see the solution to the jigsaw.
Print out the sheets from the output screen and then photocopy
onto card or paper. I suggest card if you want to use the puzzle
time and again I suggest paper if you want the pupils to make the
pieces into a poster
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