The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units

The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units

by Grant Wiggins, Jay McTighe
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416614095

ISBN-13: 9781416614098

Pub. Date: 03/16/2012

Publisher: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development


Understanding by Design is based on a backward design approach and is used by thousands of educators to create curriculum units and assessments that focus on developing students understanding of essential ideas and helping students attain important skills. The Guide is intended for use by individuals or groups in K 16 education (teachers, school and district…  See more details below

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Understanding by Design is based on a backward design approach and is used by thousands of educators to create curriculum units and assessments that focus on developing students understanding of essential ideas and helping students attain important skills. The Guide is intended for use by individuals or groups in K 16 education (teachers, school and district administrators, curriculum directors, graduate and undergraduate students in curriculum, and others) who want to further develop their skill in Understanding by Design. Users can work through the modules in order or pick and choose, depending on their interests and needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416614098
Publisher:
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Publication date:
03/16/2012
Pages:
130
Sales rank:
598,764
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures

Introduction

Module I: Unpacking Standards

odule J: Identifying Evaluative Criteria for Assessments

Module K: Refining the Learning Plan in Stage 3

Module L: Sharpening Essential Questions and Understandings

Module M: Authentic Assessment and Validity

Module N: Differentiating—Tailoring the Learning Plan to the Learners

Module O: Designing the Lesson Plan for Your Unit

Module P: Obtaining and Using Feedback

Conclusion

About the Authors

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