Encouraging Pupils To Ask Effective Questions

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Getting pupils to do the questioning

About. The resource comprises one 3 page DfES document (drawn from a larger document - see related resources). It first describes some methods to encourage pupils to ask effective questions and then offers a grid to record how effective the techniques have been with a particular class (you may wish to adapt this/do this less formally).

Pedagogical content. This resource describes some methods to encourage pupils themselves to engage in effective questioning(ta) - an active learning(ta) approach which may be useful in whole class(ta) or group work(ta) discussion(ta). (edit)

Resource details
Title Encouraging Pupils to Ask Effective Questions
Topic CPD
Teaching approach
Learning Objectives

By the end of the document you should have explored some ways to encourage pupils to ask more effective questions, and think about why this is beneficial.

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Age of students / grade

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