Instruction: A Models Approach (with MyEducationLab) / Edition 6

Instruction: A Models Approach (with MyEducationLab) / Edition 6

by Thomas H. Estes, Susan L. Mintz, Mary Alice Gunter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131381350

ISBN-13: 9780131381353

Pub. Date: 04/27/2010

Publisher: Pearson

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Overview

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ISBN-10: 0131381350

ISBN-13: 9780131381353

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131381353
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
04/27/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: PLANNING FOR INSTRUCTION

1. Educational Standards

2. Organizing Content

3. Instructional Objectives, Assessment, and Instruction

PART II: MATCHING OBJECTIVES TO INSTRUCTION: A MODELS APPROACH

4. The Direct Instruction Model: Teaching Skills, Facts, and Knowledge

5. The Concept Attainment Model: Defining Concepts Inductively

6. The Concept Development Model: Analyzing the Relationships between Parts of a Concept

7. Problem-Centered Inquiry Models: Teaching Problem Solving through Discovery and Questioning

8. Synectics: Developing Creative Thinking and Problem Solving

9. The Cause and Effect Model: Influencing Events by Analyzing Causality

10. Socratic Seminar: Analyzing Text

11. The Vocabulary Acquisition Model: Learning the Spellings and Meanings of Words

12. The Integrative Model: Generalizing from Data

13. Cooperative Learning Models: Improving Student Learning Using Small Groups

PART THREE PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER: MATCHING OBJECTIVES TO INSTRUCTIONAL MODELS

14. A Kindergarten Case Study

15. A Middle School Case Study

16. A High School Case Study

17. The Wisdom of Practice: Creating a Positive Learning Environment

References

Index

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