A Resource Guide for Teaching: K-12 / Edition 4

A Resource Guide for Teaching: K-12 / Edition 4

by Richard D. Kellough
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0130984132

ISBN-13: 9780130984135

Pub. Date: 05/15/2002

Publisher: Prentice Hall

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

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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:
9780130984135
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/15/2002
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
460
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

PART I: ORIENTATION TO TEACHING AND LEARNING IN TODAY'S SCHOOLS.

1. Today's Schools.
2. Celebrating and Building Upon the Diverse Characteristics and Needs of Youth: The Nature of the Challenge.
3. Teacher Behaviors and Responsibilities Necessary for Meeting the Challenge.

PART II: PLANNING FOR INSTRUCTION.

4. The Classroom Learning Environment.
5. The Curriculum.
6. The Instructional Plan.

PART III: STRATEGIES, AIDS, MEDIA, AND RESOURCES FOR EFFECTIVE INSTRUCTION.

7. Questioning.
8. Grouping and Assignments for Positive Interaction and Quality Learning.
9. Teacher Talk, Demonstrations, Thinking, Inquiry, and Games.
10. Media and Other Instructional Aids and Resources.

PART IV: ASSESSMENT OF STUDENT LEARNING AND CONTINUED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.

11. Assessing and Reporting Student Achievement.
12. Assessing Teaching Effectiveness and Continued Professional Development.
Glossary.
Name Index.
Subject Index.

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