Since talking to some of the other teachers at my school about bellwork, some have started implementing it in their own classrooms! I would love to see it become a school-wide expectation in my district.
Notable Bellwork of Late:
I already introduced you to Stan.
|Using Bellwork to Practice Error Analysis|
I gave my Algebra 1 students a real-life proportion to solve.
|Using Bellwork to Review Previous Topic Using a Real-Life Example|
I used my students' birthdays in Algebra 2 to determine their bellwork assignment. Interestingly, one of my students couldn't figure out which task she was supposed to do because she was born on the 4th of July... I thought my instructions were pretty clear...
|I liked this set-up better than giving students the option of which method to use. I wanted to show students that we would get the same answer either way.|