Resources for Teaching Laboratory Courses

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Chemistry labs can be a great experience for students and TAs. After all, the lab is the perfect place for active learning. But, for many reasons, the full potential of the lab experience is lost it the TA is not well prepared.

The following links will take you to some active learning strategies that I have tried in my lab classes. Maybe you will find some inspiration to implement them in your own teaching. If you need help, or would like to discuss how to implement this is your lab, please contact me.

Predictions
Peer Reference
Role Playing
Explain it to…
Technical Rephrasing
Case Study
Biographical Game