A Resource Guide for Teaching: K-12 / Edition 3

A Resource Guide for Teaching: K-12 / Edition 3

by Richard D. Kellough
     
 

This concise resource guide uses an engaging writing style that helps readers learn, practice, discuss, implement, and evaluate a broad spectrum of effective teaching skills and strategies. The central strength is its practical approach, which is supported by numerous "hand-on" activities, opportunities for practice, case studies, and sample lessons. Offers an active… See more details below

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This concise resource guide uses an engaging writing style that helps readers learn, practice, discuss, implement, and evaluate a broad spectrum of effective teaching skills and strategies. The central strength is its practical approach, which is supported by numerous "hand-on" activities, opportunities for practice, case studies, and sample lessons. Offers an active learning approach incorporating numerous exercises throughout the book. Provides more than 100 ideas for motivating lessons, interdisciplinary teaching, transcultural studies, community service learning, and student projects. Covers best practices and exemplary school programs. Includes instructional scenarios and classroom vignettes. For educators and school administrators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130225108
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
09/08/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
421
Product dimensions:
8.23(w) x 10.79(h) x 0.81(d)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Teaching and Learning in Today's Schools3
Ch. 2Learning, Thinking, and the Intellectual Development of Children51
Ch. 3The Expectations, Responsibilities, and Behaviors of a Classroom Teacher81
Ch. 4Establishing and Maintaining an Effective and Safe Classroom Learning Environment108
Ch. 5Selection of Content175
Ch. 6Preparation of Instructional Objectives197
Ch. 7Unit Planning213
Ch. 8Writing Lesson Plans264
Ch. 9Strategies for Teaching: Theoretical Considerations295
Ch. 10Strategies for Teaching: Questioning306
Ch. 11Strategies for Teaching: Grouping and Assignments for Positive Interaction and Quality Learning330
Ch. 12Strategies for Teaching: Teacher Talk, Demonstrations, Thinking, Inquiry, and Games373
Ch. 13Strategies for Teaching: Aids, Media, and Resources387
Ch. 14Assessing and Reporting Student Achievement421
Ch. 15Assessing Teaching Effectiveness and Continued Professional Development464
Appendix491
Glossary505
Name Index513
Subject Index515

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