Evaluation tool – Pebbles in a jar

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

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