Group Work - Group Size
About. The resource comprises one 3 page DfES document (drawn from a larger document - see related resources). It is a practical resource highlighting some choices teachers may make regarding grouping, benefits and limitations of various group sizes - from individual to whole class(ta) and when each may be effectively used. This table is used as a tool to reflect on issues and positive outcomes teachers have previously encountered.
|Title||Group Work - Group Size|
[[Teaching Approaches/Whole class|Whole class]], [[Teaching Approaches/Group work|Group work]]
By the end of the document you should have considered some benefits and limitations of various group sizes for group work(ta).
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[[Resources/Teacher Education|Teacher Education]]
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|Related ORBIT Wiki Resources|
See other DfE(i) resources
|Files and resources to view and download|
- This resource is part of the DfES resource "Pedagogy and practice: Teaching and learning in secondary schools" (ref: 0423-2004G) which can be downloaded from the National Archives http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20110809101133/nsonline.org.uk/node/97131 The whole resource (512 pages) can be downloaded as a pdf File:Pedagogy and Practice DfES.pdf
- The resource booklets, and many 'harvested' documents are available to download, generally in editable formats from the ORBIT resources, see Category:DfE.
- The videos from the accompanying DVDs are available: Video/Pedpack1 and Video/Pedpack2