Posts about Lesson Planning

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Posts about Lesson Planning


Teaching Mathematical Mindsets with the Standards for Mathematical Practice

September 21, 2022   

Learn how Fishtank Math uses the Standards for Mathematical Practice to help students become lifelong problem solvers and critical thinkers. These mathematical mindsets allow students to extend their learning beyond the classroom. 

The Power of Intellectual Prep

August 23, 2022   

Get the most out of your instructional time by deeply understanding content and how your students will interact with it through intellectual prep. 

3 Ways Anticipating Students Responses Can Impact Your Teaching

August 16, 2022   

Find out how our newly added Student Responses to Anchor Tasks and Problems can make your lesson prep more efficient, help you support students in the moment, and make it easier to engage others outside of your classroom. 

Giving Clear Directions

April 21, 2021   Ross Trudeau

Whether you are teaching in-person or online, the clarity of your directions can have a major impact on how well your students engage and succeed. Check out our video primer on ensuring your directions are as clear as possible. 

Improving Accessibility for All Students: Remote Learning Tips and Tricks

September 23, 2020   

While remote learning presents many challenges, we’ve identified a few adjustments that will allow you to keep focusing on rigorous, grade-level content and rely on many of your favorite support strategies  while you teach remotely.