Stir Fry Apply

Type of strategy: Closings and Wrap UpCollaborationMovementProcessing

Intended Audience: StudentsTeachers

Learning styles: EN: Extraversion and IntuitionES: Extraversion and SensingIN: Introversion and IntuitionIS: Introversion and Sensing

Participants reflect on an actionable item or one key learning and share with others.


Time: 5 minutes

Materials: Paper, note cards, or stickies.


  1. Each participant records one to three most important key learning(s), or action ideas each on a separate note card, paper or stickie. (2 minutes)
  2. Put on music. They then get up and continuously exchange the cards, with each other, while the music plays.
  3. When time is up, stop the music. Make sure no one has their original cards, if they do, have them exchange with someone else.
  4. Have them take the cards that they currently have in their hands, and add at least two of those ideas to their notes or Action Plan. [Have them also include the ideas that they wrote down originally on their own 3 x 5 cards that have now been exchanged.]


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Submitted by: Jennifer Arns