Watch what happens when educators put differentiation to work in real classrooms! Based on research and the authorsa experiences at one remarkable elementary school, this book describes what schoolwide differentiation looks like in practice. The authors show school administrators how differentiated instruction can be successfully implemented schoolwide and provide teachers with authentic tools for the classroom. Readers will find: Nine sample lesson plans from various disciplines and grade levels Teacher and student voices describing their experiences with differentiation A chapter on supporting schoolwide implementation through coaching Sample preassessments Strategies for designing and refining lessonsBy adding word problems that asked students to add intervals to a given time, the teacher was able to define a ceiling regarding student readiness for the skill. ... In fifth grade, for a lesson on area and perimeter, the teacher recognized that, although knowledge of multiplication is ... groups, but some of the problems on the worksheet incorporated a different method for regrouping, which confused studentsanbsp;...

Title | : | Differentiation at Work, K-5 |

Author | : | Lane Narvaez, Kay Brimijoin |

Publisher | : | Corwin Press - 2010-04-21 |

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