Learning Focused Information

December 4, 2014

Essential Questions

  • Why should acquisition lessons start with EQs and strategies for activating thinking?
  • What strategies help students link to prior knowledge?
  • What is acceleration & what are strategies for acceleration?
  • Why should there be a special focus on vocabulary?

Socrative Room for KC Testerman

Find the socrative room here. The room number is 536201. Hold down the command key when you click the link to open it in a new window.

Frayer Model Link

Your Own Essential Questions

Click here to put your own EQ in a poll.


Turn to a partner and develop at the most, four categories in which to place all of the vocabulary words about Rainforests.

Go back to Socrative and do the Ticket Out the Door.

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Resources from Today's Session

I'm going to post anything I used here for a resource. If I forgot anything, please let me know.