From Tutor Scripts to Talking Sticks: 100 Ways to Differentiate Instruction in K-12 Inclusive Classrooms / Edition 1

From Tutor Scripts to Talking Sticks: 100 Ways to Differentiate Instruction in K-12 Inclusive Classrooms / Edition 1

by Paula Kluth, Sheila Danaher
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1598570803

ISBN-13: 9781598570809

Pub. Date: 03/01/2010

Publisher: Brookes Pub

Differentiated instruction engages students of all abilities as active learners, decision-makers, and problem solvers making educational experiences more meaningful for all. This one-of-a-kind book proves that designing differentiated instruction can be simple and fun! Packed with creative adaptation ideas like fidget bags, doodle notes, and choice boards, this book

Overview

Differentiated instruction engages students of all abilities as active learners, decision-makers, and problem solvers making educational experiences more meaningful for all. This one-of-a-kind book proves that designing differentiated instruction can be simple and fun! Packed with creative adaptation ideas like fidget bags, doodle notes, and choice boards, this book gives K-12 educators 100 teacher-designed, kid-tested strategies they can use to meet the needs of all students in inclusive classrooms. Ideal for helping students who need extra support, scaffolding, reminders, organization, or enrichment, this book gives general and special educators Easy adaptations in 10 key areas (see box) A user-friendly layout with a description, materials list, directions, an example, references, and vendors for every entry Full-color illustrations of each strategy Practical advice from expert educators Lists of resources and references to back up every entry These ready-to-use, research-based adaptations enhance motivation and improve achievement for all children including English-language learners and students with autism, emotional disabilities, cognitive disabilities, learning disabilities and other special needs. Everyone in the classroom will benefit from this timely, ultra-practical guidebook the go-to resource for any teacher who has ever had a doubt that differentiated instruction can be simple and fun!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598570809
Publisher:
Brookes Pub
Publication date:
03/01/2010
Pages:
296
Sales rank:
608,203
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Preface
Acknowledgments

Organization

  1. Homework Binder
  2. Adapted Agenda
  3. Assignment Checklists
  4. "IRS" Questions
  5. Desk Map
  6. Illustrated School Map
  7. Stay-Put Stations
  8. Color-Coded Supplies
  9. Luggage Tag Reminders
  10. Sticky-Tape Guides

Environment & Sensory

  1. Seating Supports
  2. Tennis Ball Soundproofing
  3. Study Carrels
  4. Lighting Supports
  5. Sensory Box
  6. Fidget Bag
  7. Desktop Cheat Sheet
  8. Visual Rules
  9. Classroom Labels
  10. Picture and Object Daily Schedules

Technology

  1. Microsoft Word
  2. Curriculum Commercials
  3. PowerPoint Books
  4. Keychain Tutor
  5. Adapted Keyboard
  6. Audio Notepad
  7. Video Modeling
  8. Teacher Radio
  9. PowerPoint Notes
  10. Audio Books

Communication & Participation

  1. Personal Portfolio
  2. Question Jar
  3. Talking Spinner
  4. Remnant Books
  5. Art Options Box
  6. Rubber Stamps
  7. Sticky Words and Phrases
  8. Writing without a Pencil
  9. Content-Specific Communication Board
  10. Talking Sticks

Behavior & Motivation

  1. Student Surveys
  2. See-Me-Strong book
  3. Cue Cards
  4. Partner Puzzles
  5. Peer Tutor Scripts
  6. Power Cards
  7. Doodle Notes
  8. Safe Space
  9. Laptop Lectures
  10. First/Then Board

Teaching & Learning

  1. Adapted Worksheets
  2. Curriculum Stickers
  3. Hello! My Name Is __________
  4. Whole-Class Response Cards
  5. Pocket Sorts
  6. Match Games
  7. Loop Games
  8. Adapted Board Games
  9. "Choose and Learn" Box
  10. Coloring Book Creations

Literacy

  1. Adapted Books
  2. Personal Word Walls
  3. Picture Directions
  4. Story Kits
  5. Collaborative Writing Notebook
  6. Writing Tool Box
  7. Word Attack Pack
  8. "Your Turn" Scripts
  9. Comprehension Sticky Notes
  10. Study Support Sentence Factories

Mathematics

  1. Math Helper
  2. Tactile Numbers
  3. Manipulatives Box
  4. Math in Sight
  5. Coded & Cued Assignments
  6. Math Communication Board
  7. Human Calculator
  8. Math Snapshots
  9. Adapted Ruler
  10. Preprinted Notebook

Study & Review

  1. Human Billboard
  2. Personal Dictionary
  3. Beach Ball Review
  4. Guided Notes
  5. Pocket Cards
  6. Walk-It-to-Know-It
  7. Match Books
  8. Card Game Curriculum Review
  9. Graphic Organizers
  10. Graffiti Recall

Assessment

  1. Adapted Standards
  2. Adapted Tests
  3. Crib Sheets
  4. Data Forms
  5. Portfolios
  6. Audio/Video Assessment
  7. Sticky Note Record Book
  8. Strengths & Strategies Profile
  9. Luck-of-the-Draw Jar
  10. Exit Cards

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