This lively new instructional resource offers teachers a cohesive and accessible guide to curriculum mapping for the primary classroom. From curriculum mapping, the authors guide teachers through: * Use of standards and rubrics for the development of interdisciplinary units and lessons * Analysis of students' learning styles and needs * Development of differentiated content, process, products, and homework The authors' teacher-friendly framework for blending curriculum mapping with differentiated instruction ensures a student-centered classroom, and their Teachers' Tool Chests offer planning templates and task cards for the sample lessons and units in the book.
|Publication date:||12th December 2006|
|Author:||Michelle A. Langa, Janice L. Yost|
|Publisher:||SAGE Publications Inc|
|Categories:||Teaching skills & techniques, Curriculum planning & development,|
Michelle Langa earned her Certificate of Advanced Studies in Educational Administration from Hofstra University. Michelle has worked in the field of education since 1973. During that time, she has held positions as Assistant Superintendent for Pupil Services and Curriculum and Instruction, Director of Special Education, Executive Director of two different special education non-profit agencies, adjunct college faculty, consultant, and special education teacher. Presently, she is the Curriculum Coordinator for the Farmington School District in Farmington, New Hampshire. Michelle has written several articles dealing with special education, parenting and children's health issues for ParenthoodWeb.com, and LRPNET, and is also the co-author ...More About Michelle A. Langa, Janice L. Yost