Ken's Key Takeaway:
I highly suggest reading this article. It is short and practical. Below is a quick overview taken directly from the reading.
1) Consider its purpose:
2) Consider your approach:
3) Provide breaks throughout the lecture in which students take several minutes to reflect on what has been discussed thus far.
4) Provide time at the end for students to summarize what they learned and found interesting.
Other Ideas, Helpful Tools, and Resources:
• Focus on only a few big ideas and help the students to make connections between these ideas and the main themes in the course.
Via Rosemary Tyrrell, Ken Morrison