Category Archives: L4: Contextual community centered

Lesson Plan – visualizing to understand what is being read

2.1.6. Apply comprehension monitoring strategies before, during, and after reading: monitor for meaning, create mental images, and generate and answer questions in grade level informational/expository text and/or literary/narrative text:Reading_whale-lesson Advertisements

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Classroom Introduction Newsletter – Storybook Format

This was an a mock-up I created for sending to parents for an initial introduction to my classroom: Classroom Introduction Newsletter

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Reading lesson plan

James Becker Rules, by Cynthia Lord ATOS Book Level: 3.9 4th Grade EALR and GLE standards: EALR 1: The student understands and uses different skills and strategies to read. Component 1.1: Use word recognition skills and strategies to read and … Continue reading

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Taking religion seriously across the curriculum

“That is, it makes sense constitutionally to talk about religion apart from God” -Court Justice Tom Clark The place of religion in public schools is, like most hotly debated topics, a very important subject. While I started the week’s readings … Continue reading

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Lesson Plan – Patterns relating to Algebraic Expression: 5th Grade math

5.4. Core Content: Representations of algebraic relationships (Operations, Geometry/Measurement, Algebra) 5.4.A Describe and create a rule for numerical and geometric patterns and extend the patterns. 5.4.B Write a rule to describe the relationship between two sets of data that are … Continue reading

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Visual Cues

Peer Review Analysis: Visual Cueing for Students with Autism James W. Becker   Seattle Pacific University May 1, 2011 Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) display a variety of challenges, but their ability to interact and communicate with parents, teachers, … Continue reading

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Teaching Students with ODD

Team PowerPoint Presentation Teaching Children with ODD

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