Inspiring Elementary Learners
Nurturing the Whole Child in a Differentiated Classroom
Inspiring Elementary Learners offers you step-by-step instructions for creating a learning environment that engages all students, and provides creative strategies that can be easily implemented in your classroom. We include lesson examples and assessment rubrics across the core subject areas, showing how to cultivate a community of learners who honor themselves and each other. Based on current educational research on metacognitive strategies, learning styles, constructivist thinking, and choice theory, this resource will help you:
- Design lessons to foster students' intrinsic motivation
- Teach for deep understanding while meeting content standards
- Create and implement differentiated strategies
A keystone text you will refer back to again and again for tools to reach, teach, and inspire diverse student populations and cultivate an engaging classroom environment!