Study Team Struggles.
Forming and maintaining effective study teams in different classrooms while differentiating for a diverse student population is a tall order and work that continues and changes throughout the year. You may be experiencing all of the following teamwork scenarios by now. Try out one or more of the suggested responses this week.
Finally, remember that whether in teams or not, students need individual think time. Review your use of strategies (like Think-Pair-Share) that ensure students have the necessary time to prepare to collaborate effectively.