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Retrieval Raffle



Retrieval Raffle








  • List of numbered key words / concepts on whiteboard (no more than 10!)
  • Bag of numbered cards / tickets (enough for one per child, spread equally across numbers on whiteboard. (e.g. 3 of each number 1-10)
  • Paper / WBs to record ideas

Step by Step

  1. C pick a random number from a bag / T hands out
  2. Read number and write heading on paper
  3. C do a “Brain Dump” for 3 minutes, recording everything they know about the topic
  4. Place number face down somewhere in room. Walk around and collect new number
  5. Repeat as time permits
  6. Bring back together and celebrate ideas, correcting any misconceptions