1.What is scaffolding?
2.What is a cognitive apprenticeship?
3. Is tutoring effective? What are some alternative sources of tutors?
4.What is cooperative learning and how might it benefit students? What are some ways to structure it?
1.How would you handle the situation if parents became angry that, because of time allotted to cooperative learning, their children were being allowed less time to learn on an individual basis?
2.Which of the following is the best example of scaffolding?
a. Steve gives his friend Vlade the answers to today’s homework.
b. Steve helps his friend Vlade complete today’s homework by giving him the least amount of assistance he needs for each question.
c. Steve helps his friend Vlade complete today’s homework by giving him hints to each answer.
d. Steve tells his friend Vlade that he has to do his homework on his own.