Start the School Year with Teaching Students These Four Skills
Tell your students that your main job nowadays is not to give them the information but it is to teach them how to find the information.
Encourage students to make meaningful contributions to their surrounding environment. Teach them how to do so. When they have the opportunities to make such contributions they will be motivated and working hard.
- Working on projects
Let and help students determine projects that they are passionate about to work on during a certain period of time. Teach them how to plan their projects and provide them with useful resources.
- Working together
Help your students build teams or groups. Teach them the rules of teamwork.