2 edition of Deciding what to teach. found in the catalog.
Deciding what to teach.
National Education Association of the United States. Project on the Instructional Program of the Public Schools.
Written in English
|Statement||[Writer: Dorothy M. Fraser]|
|Contributions||Fraser, Dorothy M. 1913-|
|LC Classifications||LB1570 .N328|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||264|
When I was teaching first grade, I had to put all of my “character” books (including Barbie, Nemo, Batman, etc.) into a bin labeled “For Indoor Recess Only”. The reason I did this is because if I left them with the rest of the books, the kids would choose these books first because they like these characters and are already fascinated. The Best Books for Teachers in Good teachers are lifelong learners, always looking for ways to develop new skills and understandings. As a teacher, you may long to read up on new ideas for your classroom, but with the demands on your time this amounts to nothing more than a fantasy.
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It is succinct, yet packed with what’s really important to create, develop, assess, and lead curriculum. As a university professor of educational leadership, Deciding What to Teach and Test remains my text of choice for graduate students.”-- Jane McDonald, Education Consultant in Leadership Development Published On: Cited by: As a university professor of educational leadership, Deciding What to Teach and Test remains my text of choice for graduate students.” Jane McDonald, Education Consultant in Leadership Development “This book makes the reader think deeply about the role of curriculum planning and its connection to assessment in this age of accountability.”.
Check out Serravallo’s book Understanding Texts and Readers for more details about this approach. Choosing What to Teach.
So, people ask about what they should teach when it comes to reading in secondary. My own approach is always to return to the standards and the students. Focus less on what literature is needed. I teach my students that "just right" books are those texts that are not too hard or too easy to read independently, AND are texts that are of interest to them.
I want to break it down for you just how I teach this concept of choosing "just right" books. You May Also Want to Read: HOW TO LAUNCH READERS WORKSHOP.
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Teaching is not for weak individuals. You have to be resilient. You have to be thick skinned. You have to be flexible and quick on your feet. If you aren’t strong enough to handle teenagers a day or 30 first graders for 8 hours straight (I teach 10th graders and I tell you, it takes a special person to teach grades K-6), teaching is not.
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