ISBN-10:
0131950843
ISBN-13:
9780131950849
Pub. Date:
07/28/2005
Publisher:
Pearson
Understanding by Design: Expanded Second Edition / Edition 2

Understanding by Design: Expanded Second Edition / Edition 2

by Grant J. Wiggins, Jay McTighe

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ISBN-13: 9780131950849
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 07/28/2005
Series: ASCD Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 113,535
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures.

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Introduction.

1. Backward Design.

2. Understanding Understanding.

3. Gaining Clarity on Our Goals.

4. The Six Facets of Understanding.

5. Essential Questions: Doorways to Understanding.

6. Crafting Understandings.

7. Thinking like an Assessor.

8. Criteria and Validity.

9. Planning for Learning.

10. Teaching for Understanding.

11. The Design Process.

12. The Big Picture: UbD as Curriculum Framework.

13. "Yes, but..."

Afterword: Getting Started.

Appendix: Sample 6-Page Template.

Endnotes.

Glossary.

Bibliography.

Index.

About the Authors.

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"This book is about good design -- of curriculum, assessment, and instruction. The book is written to answer the question -- how do we make it more likely, by our design, that students really understand what they are asked to learn?"