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  • Strategies embedded in content AND text-based collaborative learning
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    • 1. The 21st Century Adult Learner:what matters most in writing, communicating and vocabulary
      Burnaby District Day
      Feb. 25th, 2011
      Faye Brownlie
      www.slideshare.net
    • 2. 21st Century Learning Skills
      Critical thinking
      Collaboration
      Problem solving
      Rotherham & Willingham, 2009
    • 3. Frameworks
      It’s All about Thinking – Brownlie & Schnellert, 2009
    • 4. Universal Design for Learning
      Multiple means:
      -to tap into background knowledge, to activate prior knowledge, to increase engagement and motivation
      -to acquire the information and knowledge to process new ideas and information
      -to express what they know.
      Rose & Meyer, 2002
    • 5. Backwards Design
      What important ideas and enduring understandings do you want the students to know?
      What thinking strategies will students need to demonstrate these understandings?
      McTighe & Wiggins, 2001
    • 6. The Gradual Release Model
      Model
      Guided practice
      Independent practice
      Independent application
      Pearson & Gallagher (1983)
    • 7. A Writing Strategy
      1 minute story telling
      30 second response
      1 minute story telling
      30 second response
      3 minute write
      Choose powerful line or phrase
      Whip around
      Criteria
    • 8. Connecting/Processing Strategy:What’s In, What’s Out?(Reading 44, adapted by Paul Paling)
      stomach squeezing
      abdomen hungry
      saliva ulcer
      bolus tongue
      gastric juices mucus
      pepsin carbohydrates
      muscles mechanical
    • 9. Communicating Mathematically
      Sit back to back with a partner
      Partner A observes the diagram and describes it to partner B
      Partner B draws what he hears Partner A describing
      Reflect: what worked in the partnership? What didn’t? How can it be improved?
    • 10.
    • 11. References
      Grand Conversations, Thoughtful Responses – Brownlie (2005). Portage and Main Press.
      Student Diversity, 2nded(2006) – Brownlie and Schnellert. Pembroke Publishers
      It’s All about Thinking – Humanities, Social Studies and English (2009) – Brownlie and Schnellert. Portage and Main Press.
      Assessment Instruction of ESL Learners – Brownlie, Feniak, McCarthy. Portage and Main Press.