Here is a copy of the question matrix which is our fortnightly focus.
Pupils can use it; They can only ask certain types of question
The teacher can use it; tick off how many times you have asked certain types of questions in a lesson.
Top Tips for questioning from Belmont Teach
- Plan for deeper questioning – including who
- Wait for an answer – use think/pair/share
- Ask probing and open questions as well as closed questions
- Know the answer to your questions / how to move learning forward