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Strategies for Great Teaching : Maximize Learning Moments (Paperback) (Mark Reardon & Seth Derner)
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This exciting, practical guide offers teachers easy-to-implement strategies that help students draw personal meaning from the curriculum. Filled with great tips for engaging learners, this book is a must for any teacher. The authors show how a variety of strategies?cooperative learning, direct instruction, inquiry, reflective writing, and experimentation?can be used to help learners bond with the content.Consider this a teacher-friendly guidebook for creating moments of genuine student understanding and comprehension. For example, this book offers lessons in which students:
- play the part of television reporters, interviewing other students about content they have learned;
- create visually complex pictures and graphs to represent information or concepts;
- use mathematical symbols to capture their understanding of relationship and events inherent in the content; and
- play a classroom version of the old television game show, "The $10,000 Pyramid," to identify patterns and seek meaning.
Number of Pages: 172
Publisher: Sourcebooks Inc
Author: Mark Reardon & Seth Derner
Street Date: January 1, 2008
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-5816
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