Performance-Based Learning: Aligning Experiential Tasks and Assessment to Increase Learning / Edition 2

Performance-Based Learning: Aligning Experiential Tasks and Assessment to Increase Learning / Edition 2

by Sally Berman
ISBN-10:
1412953103
ISBN-13:
9781412953108
Pub. Date:
06/26/2007
Publisher:
SAGE Publications

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Performance-Based Learning: Aligning Experiential Tasks and Assessment to Increase Learning / Edition 2

Offers sample lesson plans that promote performance-based learning throughout the content areas, plus rubrics, updated research, projects, and an expanded discussion of cooperative learning teams.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412953108
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 06/26/2007
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Sally Berman specializes in teaching educators how to use practical strategies that expand student teamwork, cognition, metacognition, and self-evaluation skills. She developed and tested many of her ideas during her 30 years of teaching science in a large Chicago-area high school. Berman regularly presents at workshops and conferences and has taught graduate courses for Sky Light Professional Development in conjunction with St. Xavier University and Cumberland University.

Table of Contents

Dedication
Preface
Acknowledgments
A Cautionary Tale
1. Introduction to Performance Learning
Part 1. Basic Performances
2. Rotting Peels and Cores
3. Learning Brains and Music Strains
4. Making Sense of Stories
Part II. Intermediate Performances
5. “… To Form a More Perfect Classroom”
6. Cruising the Cortex: Sightseeing for Smarts
7. Patterning Neurons to Picture Patterns
Part III. Advanced Performances
8. Half-Life in World Life
9. The Heart-Smart Gourmet
10. A Special Holiday: Atta Gram Day
Part IV. Designing Performance-Based Activities
11. Designing Performance Learning Activities
Reproducibles
Bibliography
Index

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