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  • Vision with a purpose……The Lonely but Beautiful Path
  • What does good teaching look like?
  • What does learning look like?
  • Brainstorm all learning styles of the learner-
  • Flexible Grouping
  • Vision with a purpose……The Lonely but Beautiful Path
  • Making instruction work

    1. 1. Making Instruction Work<br />Berkeley County School District<br />“to challenge and empower our students to be successful in a highly competitive world.”<br />Link<br />
    2. 2. Copied from http://www.flickr.com/photos/stuckincustoms/4443168109/sizes/m/in/photostream/<br />"All learning pivots on who we think we are, and who we see ourselves as capable of becoming." Frank Smith<br />
    3. 3. Literature Discussion Groups<br />Discussion Director<br />Connector<br />Illustrator<br />Passage Master<br />Vocabulary Enricher<br />Summarizer<br />Literary Luminary<br />Researcher<br />
    4. 4. Goals<br />Who are our students?<br />What are some strategies for differentiating instruction?<br />What are strategies for flexible grouping and what does it look like?<br />
    5. 5. http://historytech.files.wordpress.com/2008/09/teacher9.jpg<br />
    6. 6. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/bb/Learning_Arabic_calligraphy.jpg<br />
    7. 7. 7<br />What would you say if someone told you I want to respond to your child’s talents and needs and provide an education that maximizes his or her potential?<br />
    8. 8. The Learner<br />
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    10. 10. Picture copied from http://www.geography.org.uk/image/page/steelfig2.jpg<br />
    11. 11. http://michaelcorey.ntirety.com/Portals/1101/images//Digital%20Native.jpg<br />
    12. 12. http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRB8DhZrxUUFeRVuq3wd9esEQeJcPKlYv4AHwdoLSYRnGEGGujFCA<br />
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    14. 14. Vision of Students Today<br />http://www.schooltube.com/video/5c5e1e9018d00997a574/A-Vision-of-K12-Students-Today<br />
    15. 15. Carol Ann Tomlinson, Ed. D. <br />
    16. 16. Misunderstanding about Differentiation<br />Differentiation is a set of instructional strategies.<br />It’s adequate for a district or school leader to tell or even show, teachers how to differentiate instruction effectively.<br />Differentiation is something a teachers does or doesn’t do. “I already do that!”<br />Differentiation is just about instruction. <br />
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    20. 20. http://bcsdfilter/SafeVideos/Video.aspx?id=KLi-vJSNP6U<br />
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    24. 24. Best Practices that “fit” differentiation<br />The use of assessment to inform instruction<br />Response to Intervention<br />Teaching for understanding<br />Higher order thinking<br />Flexible grouping<br />Challenge and accountability<br />Acceleration – yes, acceleration!<br />
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    31. 31. http://bcsdfilter/SafeVideos/Video.aspx?id=AqepSNNjowU<br />Forrest Lake Elementary School, Columbia, SC<br />
    32. 32. Flexible Grouping<br />
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    34. 34. Computer<br />Library<br />Library<br />Student Table<br />Student Table<br />Student Table<br />Dana<br />Student Table<br />Student Table<br />StudentTable<br />Smart Board<br />
    35. 35. Literature Discussion Groups<br />Discussion Director<br />Connector<br />Illustrator<br />Passage Master<br />Vocabulary Enricher<br />Summarizer<br />Literary Luminary<br />Researcher<br />
    36. 36. Technology Tools for Differentiated Instruction<br />VoiceThread<br />Letters from the Internment Camp<br />There is a Boy in the Girl’s Bathroom<br />PhotoStory 3/Movie Maker<br />Green Eggs and Ham<br />The BFG<br />PodCast- Audacity (Ask help desk)<br />This I Believe-Temple Grandin<br />
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    38. 38. Copied from http://www.flickr.com/photos/stuckincustoms/4443168109/sizes/m/in/photostream/<br />"All learning pivots on who we think we are, and who we see ourselves as capable of becoming." Frank Smith<br />
    39. 39. Discussion Groups<br />What does differentiation look like in your classroom?<br />How can you begin to address the needs of all learners in your classroom?<br />What implications does differentiated instruction have on you as a teacher?<br />Where do we begin?<br />
    40. 40. Credits<br />http://www.caroltomlinson.com/<br />Leading and Managing a Differentiated Classroom by Carol Ann Tomlinson and Marcia Imbeau<br />The Differentiated Classroom by Carol Ann Tomilinson<br />Sir Ken Robinson: Differentiated Teaching<br />Differentiated Instruction Ignites Elementary School Learning produced by Edutopia<br />A Vision of Students Today by Michael Wesch<br />http://www.edutopia.org/<br />

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