Communicate Learning With Silent Signals
Lesson Objective: Silent signals build metacognitive skills and engage students
All Grades / All Subjects / Communication

Thought starters

  1. How do silent signals foster metacognitive strategies in learners of any age?
  2. How does Ms. Noonan use silent signals to formatively assess student learning?
  3. What aspects of classroom culture are developed through silent signals?
It really helps with a students presentation skills. Helps the classroom team learn.
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Simple, but very practical signals. I really liked them.
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I wonder what high school students would think of these signals? Does anyone have experience using such a strategy with 4-18 year old students?
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OOPS! I did exactly what my students do; I put a question mark at the end of an "I wonder" statement.
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I am definitely going to try this with my 7th graders
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School Details

Think College Now School
2825 International Boulevard
Oakland CA 94601
Population: 301

Data Provided By:



Madeline Noonan
English Language Arts Math Social Studies / 5 / Teacher



All Grades / All Subjects / Tch Tools

Lesson Idea

Grades 9-12, All Subjects, Class Culture

Lesson Idea

Grades 9-12, ELA, Class Culture

Teaching Practice

All Grades / All Students / Class Culture