Snowball Effect

Type of strategy: Brainstorming and DiscussionClosings and Wrap UpProcessingWriting and/or Reflection

Intended Audience: StudentsTeachers

Learning styles: EN: Extraversion and IntuitionIN: Introversion and Intuition

An audio/video reflection, bound together by collaborative conversations around learning.


  1. Presenter: Set up account with preferred audio recording app prior to sessions.
  2. Gather participants into groups.
    1. Have at least one device with a microphone per group.
    2. Have instructions and/or one person in each group who is familiar with the app you're using.
  3. Ask participants to reflect about one thing they learned and one thing they struggled with during the session and record the reflections using the app you've chosen.
  4. The recorded reflections can be used to open the next session.

Related strategies: 

Key Learning and Muddiest Point

Submitted by: Yancey Fall