Collaborative Learning Expectations – Research studies have proven that working with other students allows you to:
- Develop new ways of thinking about mathematics.
- Learn to communicate about math.
- Understand ideas better by having to explain your thinking.
The following expectations will help you get the most out of working together in teams:
T – together, work to answer questions
E – Explain and give reasons
A – Ask questions and share ideas
M – Members of your team are your first resource
S – Smarter together than apart