Understanding by Design


At WestCAST this past week, I attending two sessions where I was introduced to the idea of backward design.  I had never heard of this method for planning lessons so I headed to the used book store in Mac Hall and found the book Understanding by Design by Grant Wiggins and  Jay McTighe.  After reading the first two chapters I thought I would try making a wordle to capture some of the big ideas I have been reading about so far.

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About Barb English

I am a curious soul and lifelong learner who is currently employed as a teacher in a Special Education classroom with the Calgary Board of Education.
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