Activity Time Estimator

Basic Activity – 15 minutes

Class Size
+ add 5 minutes for every additional 10 students

Experience of Teacher
subtract 5-10 minutes for inexperienced teacher
+ add up to 10 minutes for experienced teacher

Class Environment
+ add 5 minutes for every major distraction (outdoor classroom, other classes too easily heard, bad weather, frequent interruptions, etc.)

Organization/Materials
+
add 5-10 minutes if materials needed are unorganized or must be found by students

Age of Students/Educational Level
+ add 5-10 minutes if students are younger or less educated than the suggested level
subtract 5-10 minutes if students are older or better educated than the suggested level