How to ensure your ELA teaching sticks How can you teach for understanding and meet Common Core standards at the same time? The answer: with a concept-based curriculum. Fusing Lynn Erickson's groundbreaking curriculum model with implementation guidelines and sample units, this book puts you on the fast track to using concept-based curriculum in your school or district. Lanning shows you how to design a curriculum that: Functions as a framework for lesson plans Unites the efforts of ELA teachers district-wide Addresses core standards while focusing on student understanding Creates a ripple effect helping to align curriculum, assessments, and instructionMeeting the Common Core With Intellectual Integrity, Ka12 Lois A. Lanning ... The unit described above would take another direction if its conceptual lens was a Perspectivea and the focus was to compare the writersa#39; messages ... For example, aTheme/Communitya brings the focus more in line with English language arts.
|Title||:||Designing a Concept-Based Curriculum for English Language Arts|
|Author||:||Lois A. Lanning|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2012-11-20|