Talk Activities Flowchart

Wondering how to plan for student talk in your classroom? This flowchart can help you think about different talk activities to try out for different pedagogical goals. The dark purple bubbles are clickable and will take you to protocols for trying out each of these strategies. You can read more about science talk and this flowchart in this STEM Teaching Tool. Browsing Tip: Use the zoom magnifying glass at the bottom of the window to zoom in.

You can also download our student-facing PowerPoint to introduce these activities to your class.

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Would you like to print the above and the related protocol documents all at once? Click to view full set PDF of Talk Activities Flowchart and Student Protocols.

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