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Re: sleeping students

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carla schiller (
Fri, 28 Aug 1998 20:57:30 -0700 (PDT)

I seem to have missed the Token Response Game. Could someone please tell
me about it? Thanks.

Carla Schiller, Esq.
Teacher, Highly Gifted Magnet
North Hollywood High School, CA
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On Fri, 28 Aug 1998 ArtAltman wrote:

> I am teaching an art appreciation class to high schoolers. Today I led the
> kids in our first discussion. We had played the token response game and we
> were talking about which art works got the most of certain kinds of tokens.
> We had a pretty good discussion except of course only about 5 to 6 kids were
> participating out of a class of 20. I tried to elicit responses out of some
> of the other kids only to get responses like I don't know, even to the
> simpliest questions. Do any of my fellow art teacher collegues out there have
> any suggestions for getting more kids involved in discussions? How do you
> draw out the shy and reluctant students? Also have any of you played the
> Token Response game with kids before? I'd love to hear how it went with your
> students. Any input would be greatly appreciated. Thank you
> -Ruth Altman, Waukegan High School, IL