Methods for Effective Teaching : Meeting the Needs of All Students

by ;
  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-02-23
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • View Upgraded Edition

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $129.80 Save up to $128.04
  • Rent Book $4.99
    Add to Cart Free Shipping


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


The fifth edition of Methods for Effective Teaching provides research-based coverage of K-12 general teaching methods while uniquely emphasizing today's contemporary issues such as promoting student understanding, creating a learning community, and differentiating instruction.

Accessible and reader-friendly, this book is the perfect combination of sound teaching methods and cutting edge content. The teaching strategies presented here will help teachers to be effective in meeting the needs of all the students they teach.

Methods for Effective Teaching provides research-based coverage of general teaching methods for K-12 classrooms that promote student understanding while emphasizing contemporary issues, including differentiating your instruction, creating a learning community, and making modifications in instruction based on student differences.

This edition offers new content in every chapter on teaching English language learners in all classrooms. Other unique coverage includes ways to manage lesson delivery, how to apply motivational techniques for instruction and assessment, and how to work with colleagues and parents.

All the content is aligned to professional standards. The book's thorough coverage of classroom management and discipline includes a discussion of dynamic ways to create a positive learning environment.

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Foundations of Teaching Methods
The Teacher as a Decision Maker
Planning Instruction
The Fundamentals of Planning
Types of Teacher Planning
Differentiating Instruction for Diverse Learners
Selecting Instructional Strategies
Direct Instructional Strategies
Indirect Instructional Strategies
Strategies that Promote Student Understanding
Managing Instruction and the Classroom
Managing Lesson Delivery
Classroom Management
Classroom Discipline
Assessing Student Performance
Assessing Student Performance
Grading Systems, Marking, and Reporting
Working With Others
Working with Colleagues and Families
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Customer Reviews

Amazing July 31, 2011
This textbook is a great tool for beginning teachers. A lot of detail on classroom management, direct & indirect strategies, discipline, [censored]sment, grading, working with parent and colleagues, differentiating instruction and planning. I received a great price on the textbook! Also, it shipped quickly and I received it quickly!
Flag Review
Please provide a brief explanation for why you are flagging this review:
Your submission has been received. We will inspect this review as soon as possible. Thank you for your input!
Methods for Effective Teaching : Meeting the Needs of All Students: 4 out of 5 stars based on 1 user reviews.

Write a Review