Over the summer I began work on updating the lesson plans on this website and started thinking more about all of the characteristics I’d want to see in a truly effective learning activity. Sitting in my kids’ classrooms this
Encourage parents to continue reading with their children, even as they get older
Ideas for ways parents can show kids how math fits in daily life
Fun and unique ways parents can practice spelling words with kids
Ideas for ways kids can demonstrate their learning
One of my favorite – and, I think, one of the easiest – ways to differentiate is to give students options for how the demonstrate their learning.