Kamis, 07 Juni 2012

Using Concept Questions To Know Students Comprehension

| Kamis, 07 Juni 2012
What is concept questions?
Concept questions are simple questions used by a teacher to check the student's understanding about terms or vocabulary items. Concept question is a way how to ask student whether he/she knows a certain word.

How to apply concept questions?
Observe the following examples:

1. Past event
I went to Surabaya yesterday.
Concept question: Did I stay at home yesterday?, Did I go to Surabaya last week?

2. Daily Routine.
The boy always goes jogging every Sunday.
Concept question: Does he always go jogging every Monday?

Note: Teachers should consider the following:
  • Ask the students by answering 'yes' or 'no'. Every answers indicate the students' understanding.

  • Make the concept question easily and not confusing.

  • Use gesture is suggested.

Related Posts

Tidak ada komentar:

Posting Komentar