The 10 top tips are short, quick and simple strategies to help engage (and entertain) students in the lecture theatre, specifically in larger classes when 1-2-1 interaction and small group or tutorial work is not possible. Each card is a new strategy showing how to incorporate it into your practice and includes the equipment required. Also included is a few ways the activities could be enhanced. The cards include a risk factor which is really linked to your confidence levels! The riskier strategies, if they do not ‘come off’, have a higher chance of confusing the students or distracting from the overall session aims.
Dr. Ian Turner
Associate Professor in Learning and Teaching
University of Derby