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Increasing Response Rates by Using Hand Signals


Ginger Golson

The teacher has students respond nonverbally to a question that has a limited number of possible responses. For example, students use a thumbs-up, thumbs-down, or thumbs-sideways to indicate their levels of understanding regarding content the teacher is addressing.

Design Area: Engagement

Element: Increasing Responses

Audience: High School

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