What is Carousel Station Rotation?
A collaborative problem-solving strategy that guides students through an investigative process through the exploration of a series of centers or posters or portions of text.
Why would I use this activity?
- Assess students prior knowledge before starting a new unit.
- Encourage discussion and collaboration on a certain topic.
- Holding all participants accountable for a contribution to the discussion.
How do I implement Carousel Station Rotation?
|Guiding Question||Provide a guiding question to frame the activity. It should be an open ended statement that allows for inquiry.|
Establish the following details to help facilitate the carousel station rotation activity:
When students are moving between stations the following should be in place:
|Reflection and Debrief||Include a set of reflection questions for students or a closing activity that allows students to share what they learned.|