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Activity Based Training Design (Gower 2007)


Aligned with the principles of Accelerated Learning, this book shows you how to design new training sessions or transform existing sessions using tools and techniques that engage the participants, promote the effective learning of knowledge, and are fun to work with. It provides you with active reading techniques like ‘Info Hunt’, card-sort activities like ‘Washing Line’ and ideas for games and activity boards like ‘The Evaluation Game’ .  


The methods can be applied to almost any knowledge-based training session. For each one you will be able to read about:

 - How it works

 - Why it works

 - The purpose and principles behind it

 - How to prepare it

 - How to run it.




Participative Training Skills (Gower 1994)


Aligned with the principles of Accelerated Learning, this book shows you how to design new training sessions or transform existing sessions using tools and techniques that engage the participants, promote the effective learning of knowledge, and are fun to work with. It provides you with active reading techniques like ‘Info Hunt’, card-sort activities like ‘Washing Line’ and ideas for games and activity boards like ‘The Evaluation Game’ .  


The methods can be applied to almost any knowledge-based training session. For each one you will be able to read about:

 - How it works

 - Why it works

 - The purpose and principles behind it

 - How to prepare it

 - How to run it.




Contents:

 PART 1: THE DESIGN PROCESS


PART 2: ACTIVE READING


PART 3: CARD-SORT ACTIVITIES


PART 4: GAMES & ACTIVITY BOARDS


USING ACTIVITY BASED TRAINING


180 pages (A5)

Contents:

 PART 1: PRINCIPLES


PART 2: METHODS


Appendix: Choosing a method

163 pages (A4)

Two apps taken from the content of my book above. These apps provide much of the information you need to design activity based learning activities of

ACTIVE READING

CARD-SORT ACTIVITIES

Active Reading

Card-sort activites

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