Self-correcting materials enable students to monitor their learning without the constant need for teacher assistance. Students are able to eliminate or exclude incorrect responses and review their work independently.
Many students are reluctant to demonstrate a lack of confidence or understanding, however, all students in the classroom can benefit from the inclusion of such activities.
Self-correcting materials include:
There are advantages for students with special needs:
It is important to monitor the student’s ability to use these materials effectively. Praise effort over achievement.