I like to begin class with a Q/A. A Q/A is a question or an idea to be explored. Here is an example:
Q/A: Faithfulness is one of the most important qualities in a person’s life. A faithful person is trustworthy and reliable. If you were a faithful person, describe the behaviors/characteristics you would be demonstrating everyday.
After you students provide what they consider faithful behaviors provide the list below. These are characteristics of a faithful person. Challenge your students, “rate yourself between 1 ( I need to work on this) and 5 (I’ve got this)”.
Teacher Question: Are these attitdutes, habits, choices the opposite of the ones that will ruin your life? (previous post) Do you have this or do you need to work on this?
I like to begin each class with what I call Q/A. I use it for: