Flip - Unit 1 - What Is the Flipped Classroom?


Unit Outcomes

Participants will:

  • have a stronger understanding of flipped classroom
  • be able to identify the elements of the flipped classroom

Read & View

  • Read Chapters 1 & 2 of Flip Your Classroom
  • Other readings and videos are listed in the Activities





  1. After having viewed some of the videos in Activity Two, evaluate what goes into a good video. Were there things that you really saw as helpful for a student? Things you would change?  What questions do you have at this point about Flipped Classrooms? Write 3-4 paragraphs and email your synopsis to the class instructor with the subject Flip! Unit 1 Assignment 1. Be sure to include your name.
  2. Sometimes it is nice to start with videos from other people. Find videos that would be useful in your classroom.  You might check out some of the following sites:

Gather at least three links and a reasoning for why you chose the videos you did and email your class instructor with the subject Flip! Unit 1 Assignment 2. Be sure to include your name.

Please use the following rubric for the above assignments: