Focus : Elevating the Essentials to Radically Improve Student Learning

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-01-31
  • Publisher: Assn for Supervision & Curriculum

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Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
First Things First: What We Teach, How We Teach-and Literacy
The Importance of Simplicity, Clarity, and Priorityp. 9
What We Teachp. 25
How We Teachp. 50
Curriculum, Instruction, and Literacy in the Content Areas
English Language Arts Made Simplep. 93
A Brief Note on Textbooksp. 128
Social Studies with Reading and Writing at the Corep. 131
Redefining Inquiry in Sciencep. 163
Making Math Meaningfulp. 194
Conclusion: This Time, Let's Do Itp. 217
Referencesp. 219
Indexp. 229
About the Authorp. 237
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