Characteristics and Examples of Nonlinear Instructional Design

  • Use of visuals
  • Kinetics
  • Multi-disciplinary
  • Group projects
  • Auditory/musical
  • Anchor activities
  • Varied modes and location of instruction
  • Discussion
  • Conversation
  • e-learning and supplementals
  • Interest-based
  • Readiness-based
  • white boards
  • Peer-to-peer instruction
  • Centers
  • Experiential/hands-on
  • Current events
  • Problem-solving
  • Jigsaw activities