Hawker Brownlow Education

Essentials for Achieving Rigour Series: Identifying Critical Content: Classroom Techniques to Help Students Know What is Important

Author: Robert Marzano, Deana Senn, Amber Rutherford

Availability: In Stock

Code: LSM2786

ISBN: 9781760012786

No of Pages: 82

Publish date: 16/07/2015

Price: $25.95

Description

Academic standards call for increased rigour, but simply raising
complexity is not enough. Students must also take responsibility for their own
learning. They need to be able to determine which
content is critical, why it is
important, how it connects to their
existing knowledge and when it will
inform their future learning.


Identifying Critical Content: Classroom
Techniques to Help Students Know What is Important
explores explicit techniques mastering a
crucial strategy of instructional practice: teaching students the skill of
identifying critical content. It includes:



  • explicit
    steps for implementation

  • recommendations
    for monitoring if students are able to identify critical content

  • adaptations
    for students who struggle, have special needs or excel in learning

  • examples
    and non-examples from classroom practice

  • common
    mistakes and ways to avoid them.


The Essentials for Achieving Rigour series of instructional guides
helps educators become highly skilled at implementing, monitoring and adapting
instruction. Put it to practical use immediately, adopting day-to-day examples
as models for application in your classroom.