Research shows there is an ever widening gap between actual assignments and grade level expectations. With Effective Assignments you can make sure that what you assign and expect of your students is grade level appropriate. You will learn how to generate assignments that are standards-driven and that integrate content, literacy, and Higher Order Thinking or Reading Comprehension to challenge students at high levels.
With the expectations of current standards, students are expected to analyze and apply their learning to real-life situations, problems, and challenges. The assignments you learn to plan in Effective Assignments expect students to analyze information and apply their knowledge in these meaningful and authentic ways.