Real World Text + Textbooks – Research Based Strategies for College & Career Ready Classrooms


books-683897_640The application of reading, writing and original thinking is research, and the research simulation is at the heart of the Common Core Performance Task and accountable Problem Based / Inquiry Based Learning. In this session for the College and Career Readiness community, Kevin Baird used the actual assessment items as a guide to “deconstruct” the requirements for a research simulation, and then worked backwards into lesson design to develop student proficiency.

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