Jumbled Sequence

This activity focuses on processes. Give learners the steps in a process on jumbled paper strips and ask them to work together to reconstruct the proper sequence. This approach can strengthen learners’ logical thinking processes and test their mental model of a process.

Individual/Group Activity Group & Individually
Class SizeSmall (<25), Medium (25-50), & Large (51-200)
Bloom’s Taxonomy LevelUnderstan
Development InitialAbsolute Knowing
Minimum Time to Facilitate16 – 30 Minutes
Minimum Time to Debrief< 5 Minutes

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