qTeachers are required to increase the rigor for students, but how? This book by bestselling author and rigor expert Barbara Blackburn has the answer! It is a treasure chest of more than 200 practical and highly-effective tools that can be used across grade levels and subject areas to increase student rigor, leading your students to higher engagement and deeper learning. Topics covered include... - Asking higher-level questions - Scaffolding to help all students achieve success - Differentiating instruction and using modifications - Fostering independence through gradual release of responsibility - Increasing text difficulty and teaching close reading - Setting high expectations - Changing students' views of success - Encouraging effort and goal-setting - Creating an environment that is conducive to learning - Using effective grading policies and assessment tools - Working with parents, colleagues, and administrators - And much, much more! Rigor in Your Classroom will be your go-to resource throughout the school year, as you continually return to it to try new tools with your students. Bonus: The tools are accompanied by graphic organizers, charts, templates, and reproducibles for easy implementationq--Blooma#39;s Revised Questions for Literature Understanding What was the study about in this article? Remembering Which ... For example, you may want to prepare students for a multiple-choice test. If so, some of your ... In Angie Wigginsa#39; sixth-grade social studies classroom, she was teaching about ancient cultures. She alsoanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rigor in Your Classroom|
|Author||:||Barbara R. Blackburn|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-04-24|