If you are taking this workshop for credit or professional development, submit the following assignments for Session 7: Teaching Diverse Learners.
1. Examine the Literature
In this assignment, you will read two articles on diverse learners and complete the Examine the Literature Response Chart.
2. Modeling Main-Idea Questioning
In this activity, teachers will model and provide scaffolding as their students develop main-idea questions.
3. Scaffolding Instruction
In this activity, you will consider and plan appropriate scaffolding for students when teaching a whole-class book or other text. Complete the Lesson Plan Chart to document the strategies you plan to use.
4. What Did You Learn?
In this activity, you will write a summary of the ideas and strategies you explored in this session.
5. Create a Literacy Practices Portfolio
In this activity, you will continue to build your portfolio of instructional practices.