Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Handbook for Classroom Instruction That Works - 05 edition

Handbook for Classroom Instruction That Works (ISBN10: 0131195050; ISBN13: 9780131195059)
ISBN13: 978-0131195059
ISBN10: 0131195050

Summary: For courses in Educational Psychology, Advanced Educational Psychology, and General Methods for the elementary, middle school, or secondary levels.

Designed as a self-study resource, this handbook guides readers through nine categories of instructional strategies proven to improve student achievement, and to apply the teaching practices from the companion text, Classroom Instruction That Works. For each of the nine categories, exercises, brief questionnaire ...show mores, tips and recommendations, samples, worksheets, rubrics, and other tools are provided so teachers can apply what they've learned immediately in the classroom.

Features

  • Nine categories of instructional strategies that maximize student learning and how to use them effectively are addressed plus:
  • Exercises to check your understanding of the strategies
  • Brief questionnaires to reflect on your current beliefs and practices
  • Tips and recommendations on implementing the strategies
  • Samples, worksheets, and other tools to help plan classroom activities
  • Rubrics to assess the effectiveness of the strategy with every student
  • Organized into 11 sections, sections 1-10 follow the same format (Brief introduction, modules, generalizations)--
  • Sections 1-9 address the nine categories of instructional strategies that can be applied to all types of content, at all grade levels, and with all types of students: 1.) Identifying similarities and differences, 2.) Summarizing and note taking, 3.) Reinforcing effort and providing recognition, 4.) Homework and practice, 5.) Representing knowledge, 6.) Learning groups, 7.) Setting objectives and providing feedback, 8.) Generating and testing hypotheses, and 9.) Cues, questions, and advance organizers.
  • Section 10 addresses instructional strategies that are most appropriate with specific types of knowledge--i.e., vocabulary terms, generalizations, and processes.
  • Section 11 presents a framework for using the instructional strategies-- helps teachers to improve effectiveness in their unit planning.
Every section begins with an introduction that is followed by one or more "modules" that address the specific strategies of that section. Within each module are eight components:
  • 2. Introduction--a brief intro to the presented strategies with an explanation of why particular strategies are lumped together in groups. Reflecting on My Current Beliefs and Practices--asks readers to relect on how and why they may use the strategies in that section
  • 3. Recommendations for Classroom Practice--deal with specific strategies and techniques, or generalizations about classroom practice, with further discussion and explanation.
  • 4. Checking My Understanding--a hypothetical problem is presented that gives readers the chance to apply what they have just learned.
  • 5. Assessing the Impact on Students-- rubrics that can be used to assess how strategies affect different students' learning.
  • 6. Planning My Classroom Activities-- a list of questions that when answered will help readers figure out how to best use the strategies discussed in their own classroom.
  • 7. Assessing Myself-- a question series that will help readers assess how to use the strategies effectively.
  • 8. Module Reflection-- Reflection questions that will help readers assess what the section taught them about strategies, how to use them effectively, and about their own teaching style.
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 05
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 04/27/2004
International: No

View Table of Contents



List Price: $38.50
Used $19.20
Used
Save $19.30 (50%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 10 hours and 5 minutes and it ships by Noon CT today!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

27 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Handbook for Classroom Instruction That Works
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (27)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (4)  |  Good (19)  |  Acceptable (2)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Tacoma Goodwill
Tacoma, WA
Seller Rating: 4.8
All pages are intact, and the spine and cover are also intact. May have some usage wear, missing or damaged dust jacket, stickers, cover creases, bumped corners, bent pages, remainder mark, previous o ...show morewner label or name, inscription, notes, underlining and/or highlighting. Text only; no CDs, InfoTrac, Access Codes, Activation Keys, or other inclusions, unless otherwise noted. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HippoBooks-DB
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.5
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HippoBooks-DB
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.5
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Blue Cloud Books
Phoenix, AZ
Seller Rating: 4.54
This book has a light amount of wear to the pages, cover and binding. Blue Cloud Books ??? Hot deals from the land of the sun.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Books Squared
Dallas, TX
Seller Rating: 4.59
Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. Book selection as BIG as Texas.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Books Squared
Dallas, TX
Seller Rating: 4.59
Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. Book selection as BIG as Texas.
$3.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Clear-Lake
Houston, TX
Seller Rating: 4.5
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$3.30
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BookHolders MD
College Park, MD
Seller Rating: 4.66
first Good [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ] [ Edition: first ] Publisher: Prentice Hall Pub Date: 5/7/2004 Binding: Paperback Pages: 384.
$4.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Pearland
Pearland, TX
Seller Rating: 5
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Humble
Humble, TX
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close