Evaluation tool – Pebbles in a jar
What is this tool?
Dropping pebbles in a jar or box is quick, easy, and highly visual, and also provides an opportunity to participate for people who may find reading challenging.
What kind of activities can I evaluate with it?
This tool is particularly effective for use with general public and schools audiences at drop-in events (demonstrations, festivals etc) and interactive workshops, but can also be used with interested adults and at ongoing events (courses, astronomy clubs) and lectures / presentations.
When should I use it?
This tool is best suited to use at the end of (or after) an event.
What do I need?
- Pre-prepared container, for example a box, jar or chart.
- “Votes”, for example pebbles, tokens or stickers
Let’s get started…
Go to the Pebbles in a jar tool worksheet