Engagement Strategies reference page - perfect to have out during planning!  From Teacher Trap's "Lesson Plan Pack."

Lesson Plan Pack

Caitlin Conway pin due: Feb 24 I like this idea because it is important for the teacher to constantly keep their students engaged so that they are actively learning as much as they can both in and out of school.

Teaching Vocabulary in Content: TPE 1

Infographic: 10 Principles for Effective Vocabulary Instruction: This infographic provides a list 10 principles (and 10 things to avoid!) for effective vocabulary instruction. The tips are easily adapted for pre-K and beyond.

Differentiation Across the Subject Areas

Differentiated Instruction - Differentiation Across the Subject Areas: ways to differentiate instruction across all subject areas; how differentiation looks across the different subject areas.

words to use in lesson plans to encourage students along the Bloom's pathway

A poster to help get you thinking about how you can apply Bloom’s higher-order thinking skills with your students. This poster shows the segments of an orange with each segment relating to a thinking skill and some helpful verbs to serve as prompts.

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There are a number of approaches to address the learning needs of children and these should be differentiates to meet the needs of the individuals. The best approach would be to adopt an amalgamation of all 5 instructional skills in a lesson plan.

Unit plans are beneficial in the lesson planning process. A step-by-step approach on how to create a unit plan and its various components.

How to Create a Unit Plan

A step-by-step approach on how to create a unit plan and its various components. Keeping things practical and manageable for busy teachers.

Kagan Structures Cheat Sheet

French Immersion - song in video animation - Deux petits oiseaux - French song

This is a sheet that has various different Kagan Cooperative Learning Structures that you can do in your classroom. It has a quick overview of what each one is that teachers can use while planning and teaching.

Toolbox for Planning Rigorous Instruction - Essential Elements of Differentiated Instruction

Essential Elements of Differentiated Instruction. This is an excellent visual aide for teachers. Carol Ann Tomlinson is an expert in differentiation and gifted and talented. I've heard her presentation several times and she never disappoints!

How to Get the Most From Think – Pair – Share Infographic | Best Education Infographics |

How to Get the Most From Think – Pair – Share Infographic

FREE ESL Think-pair-share is an easy, simple cooperative learning strategy that quickly adds more student engagement to a lesson. These tips will help you get the most from it.

10 Questioning Strategies to Differentiate Instruction

10 Questioning Strategies to Differentiate Instruction (Minds in Bloom)

10 Questioning Strategies to Differentiate Instruction -- I think that some like "Process of Elimination" are just good teaching, and I would model it to the whole class. However, "Prior Notice" and "Extra Time" differentiate the environment for affect

Blooms-Taxonomy: Teacher Planning Kit

Blooms-Taxonomy: Teacher Planning Kit

Read More About New: Bloom's Taxonomy Planning Kit for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Info graphic for educators on how to reinforce retention

Events in Instruction- Event #9

Enhancing Retention Infographic, great for ESL and ELL. An Ethical Island - How to Teach Without a Lecture and Other Fun. Several infographics for teaching.

Instructional strategies

(staff share) Instructional Approaches - effective teachers do not use the same approach for every lesson.