TEACHER’S IMMEDIACY SCALE Please circle the number that reflects your teaching style.

Scale: Never = 0 Rarely = 1 Occasionally = 2 Often = 3 Very often = 4 VALUE 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4

CRITERIA VERBAL ITEMS: Uses personal examples or talks about experiences she/he has had outside of class. Asks questions or encourage students to talk. Gets into discussions based on something a student brings up even when it doesn’t seem to be part of his/her lecture plan. Uses humor in the classroom. Addresses students by name Gets into conversations with individual students before or after class. Has initiated conversations with students before, after or outside of class. Refers to class as “my class” or what “I” am doing. Provides feedback on individual work through comments on papers, oral discussions, etc. Calls on students to answer questions even if they had not indicated that they want to talk. Invites students to telephone or meet him/her outside of class if they have questions or want to discuss something Asks questions that are specific, corrects answers. Asks questions that solicit viewpoints or opinions. Praises students’ work, actions or comments. Criticizes or points out faults in students’ work, actions or comments. Will have discussions about things unrelated to class with individual students or with the class as a whole Is addressed by his/her first name by students.

Has a very tense body position while talking to the class. Touches students in class. Uses a monotone/dull voice when talking to the class.NON-VERBAL ITEMS: Sits behind a desk while teaching. Stands behind a podium or desk while teaching. Sits at a desk or in a chair while teaching. Moves around the classroom while teaching. Smiles at the class while talking. Gestures while talking to the class. Looks at the board or notes while talking to the class. Uses a variety of vocal expressions when talking to the class. Has a very relaxed body position while talking to the class. Smiles at individual students in the class. Looks at the class while talking. 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 VALUES 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 .

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