STEP 1: What is a web Tutorial? How often do you learn how to do something by watching an online tutorial?
STEP 2: Expose the different kind of techniques used in tutorials in order to effectively explain a concept or idea.
Explanation through Animation
Get students to write, edit, discuss topics on wikiHow
Company websites from Home depot to Apple computers, offer video tutorials in their help section or have an entire section of their webpage with tutorials instructing consumers how to use the products.
STEP 3: Taking the Jig Saw Approach, assign different groups with different types and topics of tutorials to research, evaluate, review, critique, discuss and retell
STEP 4: Groups create their own tutorial
1. Concept explanation through animation and stop-motion
2. Screen cast demonstration and explanation
3. Lecture style presentation (TED talk)