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Writing Lesson Plans: The Effective Teacher Quiz

08 Lesson-Plans-Effective-Teacher-quiz_thumb Are you an effective teacher? The Effective Teacher Quiz comprises 20 statements that describe an effective teacher. Teacher Z from ABC School completed the Effective Teacher Quiz with a score of 44. She rated Very Good on the Effective Teacher Quiz. Complete the following Quiz and find out your score.

The Effective Teacher Quiz

Writing Lesson Plans: Step-by-Step Process

05 Writing Lesson Plans Step by Step_thumbThe following lesson plan proceeds step-by-step. It starts with three questions that all teachers ask when planning: Where are my pupils going? How are they going to get there? How will you know when they have arrived? Other steps include: Goals, Objectives, Background Knowledge, Materials, Lesson Description and Lesson Procedure.

Writing Lesson Plans: Step by Step Process

Writing Lesson Plans Using Bloom’s Taxonomy of Cognitive Processes

03 Writing Lesson Plans Using Blooms Taxonomy_thumb To teach … a series of sentences or statements that clearly state what is to be accomplished are specified. The sentences or statements include the terms – objectives, criteria, learning criteria or specifications – are used interchangeably and mean the same thing. The outcome for all of these words is pupil achievement and performance. Continue reading

Gender Awareness Series One: Introduction

Gender-Equity-Unit_thumb Gender Awareness is a series of two lessons for primary pupils. The aim of the lessons is to provide pupils with opportunities to think of as many ideas as possible, share ideas, build on each other’s ideas, accept all suggestions, suggest unique and original ideas, hold critical statements, state ideas briefly and present ideas. Throughout the two lessons, the pupils build on prior knowledge, connect to their own knowledge and organize knowledge so it is accessible in the future. The lessons focus on gender – the roles of boys and girls before school, during school and after school. Evaluation includes checklists and rubrics.

Gender Awareness Introduction