Time's Up! Effective Use of Instructional Time

All Grades / All Subjects / Pacing

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Common Sense Media

Lesson Objective

Manage instructional time more effectively by using a timer


1 minute

Questions to Consider

  • How does the time constraint support higher levels of engagement?
  • In what ways does the timer help Ms. Koch manage instructional time?
  • What does Ms. Koch mean when she says that a little pressure helps push her students?

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  • Time's Up! Program Transcript

    Time's Up! program transcript

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