Top tips for how to select resources
In the previous step we talked about selecting or making your own resources. Here are our top tips. Are your top tips listed here?
the resource will help you achieve your lesson aim
the resource is appropriate for the group of learners
the topic is relevant and interesting for your learners
learners like doing the kind of activity the resource asks them to do
you haven’t done too much of this kind of activity recently
the resource helps you to provide variety within the lesson
you are allowed to photocopy or otherwise distribute this resource
the resource doesn’t take you a long time to prepare
you can use the activity again with another class.
Which of these tips do you think are the most important? Choose up to four tips from the list and explain why you’ve chosen them. Share your ideas in the discussion board.