Instructional Patterns: Strategies for Maximizing Student Learning
"I like the mix of theory and research background with thorough descriptions of classroom use (vignettes) and how-to′s."
This unique book will serve as a core text for undergraduate and graduate courses in K-12 General Teaching Methods, Middle School and Secondary Teaching Methods, Elementary Teaching Methods, or Instruction and Assessment.
Instructor Resources on CD contains PowerPoint® slides, test questions (includes Multiple Choice, Short Answer, and Essay format) and answers, lecture outlines, teaching activities, Web resources, and sample syllabi.
Factors That Influence All Instruction
1 Where Weve Been What We Know and Where Were Going
2 Confluent Forces and Differentiated Instructional Practices
Practical Issues of Instruction
3 Developing the Lesson Methodology
4 Classroom Organization and Management
5 Classroom Assessment and Accountability
10 Nondirective Learning
11 SelfTaught Instruction
Thinking and Organizing the Content
12 Thinking Patterns
14 Attaining Concepts