#utedchat questions for 10/28 – Night of the Living Dead: aka Motivating Students
Q1 What do you think is the largest factor influencing student motivation? Why is it so influential?
Q2 – Kids, like zombies, tend to travel in herds. What roles can peers play in motivating one another?
Q3a – Zombies are motivated by eating brains, what are some extrinsic motivations for your students?
Q3b – What effect does extrinsic motivation (i.e., candy, extra credit) have on students?
Q4 – What are your tools (stories,videos, activities, etc.) to help motivate students intrinsically?
Q5 – Share you best story of a “It’s alive" moment for a student or for yourself. What brought them back?
Q6- What keeps you motivated as a teacher? How do you make it til the Great Pumpkin arrives?
Q7 – Share your favorite Halloween tradition – either for your classroom or in general.