Lesson Plan on Giving Feedback

FACILITATOR NOTES Introduction: Skill-building, 8-25 students and adults. Goal: When this session is complete, participants should be able to… Foster effective communication between students and adults Time: 60 minutes Materials: Flip chart paper and markers Space: Enough for the group to spread out and work in pairs Considerations: Communication is one of the biggest barriers […]

Lesson Plan on Language in Schools

  FACILITATOR NOTES  Introduction: This is an inquiry-based workshop in which 8-40 participants will identify and explore the role of language between students and adults, and the role of language in schools and throughout education. This is also known as “Educationese 101”. Goal: When this session is complete, participants should be able to… Identify underlying […]

Lesson Plan on Learning to Listen

FACILITATOR NOTES Introduction: The following lesson plan uses a collection of short communication exercises to focus participants on barriers to listening and skills for overcoming them. They exercise is meant to be fun while raising awareness of the work involved in listening closely. Goal: When this session is complete, participants should be able to… Be aware […]