Pair Routine:

Think Pair Start

A do-now or brainstarter exercise that encourages cooperative discussion through agreement.

Want to hear conversations during Think Pair Shares that are more useful and integrated with your lesson objective? 

This routine gives you time to hear how students are thinking about open-ended questions, as pairs reach agreements in a structured talk time.


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