Learning Targets. I can…. Access ASPIRE materials to help prepare students for the test this spring. Identify characteristics of a great lesson. ASPIRE. April 28 – May 23.
April 28 – May 23
ACT Aspire will incorporate multiple question types including constructed response, selected response, and technology-enhanced items to better assess student knowledge and provide more meaningful insights.
ELA and Social Studies: Focus on questions1-7
Math and Science:
Focus on questions 8-11
What do you think will “trip students up” on these problems? (vocabulary used, common mistakes, level of rigor and thinking, etc.)
7th Grade Only
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Discovery Middle School
Silently, in one corner of the chart paper (outside of the circle), record the components you feel should be found in a great lesson.
In your groups, write inside the circle (using 15 words or less), the important components of a good lesson.
When time is up, each group will share their thoughts.
Opening Doors to Student Understanding
By: Jay McTighe & Grant Wiggins
February 5 Chapter 1
February 19 Chapter 2
March 5 Chapter 3
March 19 Chapter 4
April 2 Chapter 5
April 16 Chapter 6
April 30 Chapter 7