Learning Targets

A Small Step That Makes A Big Differerence

What is a learning target?

A learning target is what the teacher wants the students to learn from the lesson being taught. Leaning targets are derived from a specific standard. They are clear and attainable for students and can even be created by the students and written in student friendly terms.

Why are learning targets important?

Learning targets...
  • Give students a specific focus.
  • Boost students' success.
  • Invigorate the teaching/learning process.
  • Create a classroom culture where students take more responsibility for their own learning.
  • Assist with students' competency in self-assessing themselves.
How to Create a Learning Target
OFIS Kids Explain Learning Targets.mp4