SIOP Interaction Resources
This blank clock buddies template, created by Reading Quest.Org, can be used to establish a variety of student paired groupings in the classroom.
This blank fan & pick template, created by Sarah Wood, can be used to create an interactive review activity for students.
This blank worksheet, created by Freeology.Com, can be printed for students to fill-out when using the give one, get one technique in the classroom.
This handout, adapted from 7 Steps to a Language-Rich Interactive Classroom by John Seidlitz and Bill Perryman, has "catch phrases" that promote engagement students can use when they don't know an answer to a question.
These printable buttons are a great way for students with limited English proficiency to participate and interact in the classroom.
This 3-column template requires students to first record their own ideas about a given topic, then collect ideas from others, and finally decide on a list of shared ideas.
These are directions to a great cooperative learning activity for student pairs.
This scavenger hunt activity, created by Amy Straus from River Springs Charter School, uses student interaction to review content-area material. The example activity is for math but it could easily be adapted for other content areas.
Teachers can enter in a class list and this tool can be used to randomly call on students in a different order each time.
This is a template you can print to have students fill out when using the Think Pair Share strategy in class.