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Online Teaching and Learning Guides

This guide will provide resources for online course design principles, good practices and theory into practice guides and suggestions.

Active Learning and Student Engagement

July 29 workshop shared resources

Ice Breakers,

Checklist for Moving F2F to Online

Active Learning Matrix, LA google doc

QM Standards

Map Your Way to Quality Course (shared example) 

Funny Virtual Ice Breaker Questions

  1. What is your funniest memory with your best friend?
  2. What is the craziest dare you have ever taken?
  3. What were your teenage anthems?
  4. If you could be eating any food in the world right now, what would it be?
  5. If you were a store at the mall, which would you be?
  6. What is your worst date story?
  7. Which of your past Halloween costumes is your favorite?
  8. Do you have any guilty pleasure shows that you watch?
  9. Tell the team a knock-knock joke.
  10. What is the strangest item near you?
  11. What commercial jingles or theme songs get stuck in your head?
  12. If you could choose your own nickname, what would it be and why?
  13. If you had a ridiculous amount of money, what unnecessary thing or experience would you indulge in?
  14. If you could eliminate one food from the world, what would it be?
  15. Share a good or bad impression!
  16. If you could only listen to one song for the rest of your life, what would the song be and why?
  17. If you were sponsored by a brand, which one would you want it to be?
  18. What topic do you know a lot of random trivia about?
  19. If your life became an action movie, which fictional character would you want to be?
  20. What is a common thing that you have never done? Fly, change a tire, etc.
  21. If you could live in any sitcom universe, which would it be?
  22. What is the scariest thing you have done for fun?
  23. If you had to wear a shirt with one word on it for an entire year, which word would you choose?
  24. If you were in the wrestling ring, who would be your opponent?
  25. How did your parents embarrass you as a kid?

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