Active Learning, Entry Level

Information passively received

      Extended Descriptors

Students. Students receive information from the teacher or from other sources. Students may be watching an instructional video on a website or using a computer program for “drill and practice” activities.

Teacher. The teacher may be the only one actively using technology. This may include using presentation software to support delivery of a lecture. The teacher may also have the students complete “drill and practice” activities on computers to practice basic skills, such as typing.

Setting. The setting is arranged for direct instruction and individual seat work. The students may have very limited and regulated access to the technology resources.

 

      Video Lesson Examples

      Related Resources

Graphics representing the Active Entry cell, the Active TIM levels, the TIM, and many other related resources are available from the TIM Graphics page in the Resources section.