"I like the mix of theory and research background with thorough descriptions of classroom use (vignettes) and how-to's."
—Teresa Secules, Piedmont College
This unique book will serve as a core text for undergraduate and graduate courses in K-12 General Teaching Methods, Middle School and Secondary Teaching Methods, Elementary Teaching Methods, or Instruction and Assessment.
- Guides students in differentiating instructional practices to meet the needs of all students, as well as in the practical issues of instruction
- Details interactive instructional patterns that include teacher centered patterns, teacher-student interactive patterns, and student-centered patterns.
Instructor Resources on CD contains PowerPoint® slides, test questions (includes Multiple Choice, Short Answer, and Essay format) and answers, lecture outlines, teaching activities, Web resources, and sample syllabi.
A web-based Student Study Site http://www.sagepub.com/holt/ provides e-flashcards, links to standards from U.S. states, standards based project, Web resources, and access to full-text articles in SAGE journals related to the text.