Millions of students suffer from brain paralysis induced by PowerPoint lessons. Want to put a class to sleep? PowerPoint ‘em.
Whole Brain Teaching to the rescue! Wonder Words gamifies PowerPoint slides.
Place a lesson, any K-12 lesson!, in a Wonder Words frame and instruction becomes a living video game. Players follow one BIG RULE: Make our dear team stronger. Your students reflect on, and follow this rule, earning points that level them up from lowly Turtle to Soaring AlphaHawk. In place of lecture, Wonder Words transforms students from PowerPoint casualties to game players shaping their own education.
Check out this great lesson from Joanna Willis on Bar Graphs incorporating the Wonder Words template. She is using a variety of WBT strategies, which you can learn more about by clicking the menu buttons at the top of the page. If you're new to Whole Brain Teaching, focus on her use of this amazing Wonder Words template. It can be used today to immediately increase engagement in any K-12 classroom!