Effectively use the extended class period to enhance student achievement!
Take advantage of block scheduling with this booka?2s four-phase lesson planning framework and numerous instructional strategies to build higher-level thinking skills and increase student learning. Teachers in any subject area can use practical, research-based methods and tools such as cooperative learning, quality questioning, and graphic organizers to reach adolescents. Each chapter includes reproducible blackline masters for classroom use, plus activities for:
- Preparing students for learning by focusing on prior knowledge, reading, writing, and critical thinking
- Helping students actively interact with and process what they have learned??
- Clarifying, reinforcing, and extending learning