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Facilitator's Guide to Stirring the Head, Heart, and Soul, Third Edition
Redefining Curriculum, Instruction, and Concept-Based Learning



November 2008 | 80 pages | Corwin
This facilitator's guide to theáthird edition of Lynn Erickson's best-selling book shows staff developers how to use the book to promote quality teaching through a practical structure, planning tools, and specific classroom examples of effective curriculum strategies. Among the topics covered are concept-based instruction, aligning local curriculum with state and national content standards, brain-based teaching methods, higher-ordering thinking skills, assessing and reporting student progress, and creating a life-long love of learning.
 
About the Author
 
Introduction
How to Use the Guide

 
Additional Resources for Facilitators

 
 
Workshop Overview
Guiding Questions

 
Facilitator Introduction

 
 
Chapter-by-Chapter Study Guide: Facilitator's Guide to Stirring the Head, Heart, and Soul: Redefining Curriculum, Instruction, and Concept-Based Learning, Third Edition, by H. Lynn Erickson
 
1. Making Change in a Changing World
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
2. Concept-Based Curriculum
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
3. State Academic Standards and Local Curriculum Frameworks
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
4. Designing Interdisciplinary, Integrated Curricula
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
5. Concept-Based Units: Samples and Questions
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
6. Assessing and Reporting Student Progress
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
7. Concept-Based Instruction
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
8. Stirring the Head, Heart, and Soul: Creating a Love of Learning
Summary

 
Discussion Questions

 
Learning Experiences

 
Journal Writing Prompts

 
Practical Applications

 
Extending Facilitator Learning

 
 
Resources
 
Sample Workshop Agendas
 
Workshop Evaluation Form

Love anything that H. Lynn Erickson writes - I use it as a resource for my foundations course - if I taught curriculum courses my students would have to have all her books - I list as a professional resources for educators wherever I go.

Dr Susan Dinnocenti
College Of Educ Health Prof, Sacred Heart University
November 6, 2012

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ISBN: 9781412966276