archive-edu.com » EDU » L » LACOE.EDU Total: 997 Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view": Or switch to
"Titles and links view". |

- Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

then demonstrates small group instruction based on the results of those assessments The final program of the series Review revisits the same first grade classroom in May to observe student progress made in reading acquisition The Results Project a program that focuses on matching instruction to assessment is discussed Kindergarten Grade 1 Units 1 4 Staff Development Programs Four 60 minute programs Student Programs Grades K 1 Eight 30 minute programs Unit 1 Skills for Beginners K 1 The staff development program demonstrates how to help students acquire alphabet knowledge phonemic awareness and concepts about print Appropriate tools for assessing these concepts are presented The two student programs model activities that include systematic lessons reading together and word play Unit 2 Phonics Instruction K 1 The staff development program takes teachers through the stages of phonics development and demonstrates appropriate assessment tools for these stages An explicit systematic phonics lesson is demonstrated and appropriate reinforcement activities are provided for students in grades K 1 The two student programs invite classroom students and their teachers to experience a phonics lesson that addresses specific skills A decodable text is used to reinforce these skills Activities that teach high frequency words and phonics patterns are also included Unit 3 Spelling Instruction K 1 In this staff development program the stages of spelling development are described and appropriate assessment tools are examined The program describes the transition from phonetic spelling at the K 1 level to conventional spelling by the end of first grade The program includes an explicit spelling lesson as well as activities that reinforce the spelling process The two student programs invite classroom students and their teachers to experience a lesson that teaches a specific spelling pattern at the K 1 level Several activities that reinforce spelling patterns are included Unit 4 Comprehension and Vocabulary Development K 1 Interactive read aloud strategies are demonstrated on this staff development program that help students deepen comprehension and expand vocabulary The two student programs invite students to interact with the text as it is read aloud by the studio teacher Students experience predicting questioning clarifying and summarizing strategies at the K 1 level After the story is read students are encouraged to respond to the story through writing illustrating and dramatic enactment Grades 2 3 Units 5 8 Staff Development Programs Four 60 minute programs Student Programs Grades 2 3 Eight 30 minute programs Unit 5 Phonics Instruction 2 3 The staff development program takes teachers through the stages of phonics development and demonstrates appropriate assessment tools for these stages An explicit systematic phonics lesson is demonstrated and appropriate reinforcement activities are explored for students in grades K 3 The two student programs invite classroom students and their teachers to experience a phonics lesson that addresses specific skills at the grade 2 3 level Students participate in activities that reinforce the phonics concepts learned during direct instruction Unit 6 Spelling Instruction 2 3 In this staff development program the stages of spelling development are

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/reading.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

K 1 Two 30 minute programs The staff development program for this module takes teachers through the stages of writing development Examples of student writing at the kindergarten and first grade levels are shared Strategies are modeled that encourage young children to attempt their own writing Video clips show students actively engaged in the writing process During the first student program the studio teacher models the writing process and motivates students to create their own stories on the topic of pets During the second student program the focus is on writing in the content areas The studio teacher introduces students to the concept of collecting and organizing research in a report form Teaching Writing Grades 2 3 Staff Development Programs One 60 minute program Student Programs Grades 2 3 Two 30 minute programs During the staff development program for this module the studio teacher discusses the stages of writing development and shares samples of student writing at the second and third grade level Suggestions are made for helping students learn to use the writing process During the first student program the writing process is modeled Students create their own stories about pets The focus of the second student program is

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/writing.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

girl as she emigrates from Russia to America in 1919 As students become fully engrossed in the novel active experiences help them become better readers writers and discussants P atty Reed s Doll The Story of the Donner Party One 60 minute Staff Development Program Five 30 minute Student Programs Grades 4 5 This module is based upon the novel Patty Reed s Doll The Story of the Donner Party This book is a story about the life and struggles experienced by the Donner Party on their journey across the United States The staff development program introduces and familiarizes teachers with the content and teaching strategies specific to the novel Teacher guides and procedures for the implementing student programs are discussed Student activities presented and modeled The five student programs are sequenced around the reading of Patty Reed s Doll combining literature history and geography States Active experiences help students communicate their ideas as they become better readers and writers Shiloh One 60 minute Staff Development Program Four 30 minute Student Programs Grades 4 6 This module is sequenced around the reading of the novel Shiloh On this staff development program the general philosophy of the series is shared The

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/windows.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

teachers and parents are explored Teachers discover that they can teach algebra to their students A ssessement tools have been developed to be used in conjunction with TEAMS Mathematics modules Assessment Video Assessing students in a standards based system You will need QuickTime 6 or higher to view the videos at this site Student Programs Algebra and Functions for Primary Grades Grades 1 2 Six 30 minute student programs This module develops an understanding of how naturally occurring situations can be represented algebraically Through active investigation students model represent and interpret number relationships They use algebraic symbols to create and solve problems using addition and subtraction Equations are introduced as a way to generalize patterns and describe number relationships Technology and online resources are highlighted The topics include Writing Equations Exploring Number Relationships Using Data for Problem Solving Working with Functions Describing and Extending Patterns and Solving Riddles Related Assessment Tools Grades 1 2 Algebra and Functions for Primary Grades Student Programs Algebra In My World Grades 3 4 Six 30 minute student programs Algebra in My World presents activities that have students thinking algebraically as they work with functions patterns and algebraic symbols Problem solving strategies are used to help students solve word problems Topics include Fun with Function Looking at Patterns Relationships of Numbers Word Problems Working with Inequalities and Looking for a Balance Related Assessment Tools Grades 3 4 Algebra in My World Student Programs Turn On To Algebra Grades 5 6 Eight 30 minute student programs Turn On to Algebra helps students understand that algebra is a problem solving tool Students investigate patterns and identify relationships between numbers They interpret and process word problems and develop the understanding that formulas are equations and represent relationships Topics include Problem Solving and Patterns Finding Functions Graphing Functions Making

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/algebra.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

problems exploring and testing conjectures accessing data and verifying solutions A ssessement tools have been developed to be used in conjunction with TEAMS Mathematics modules Assessment Video Assessing students in a standards based system You will need QuickTime 6 or higher to view the videos at this site Student Programs Geometry Concepts for Primary Grades Grades 1 2 Six 30 minute student programs This module stresses the development of geometric ideas through activities that engage students in doing thinking and reflecting on geometric concepts Activities help build self confidence nurture natural curiosity and challenge students with rich problems that help them learn to appreciate and value mathematics The content includes Sorting Geometric Shapes Classifying Geometric Shapes Discovering Attributes of Geometric Shapes Constructing Shapes Slides Flips and Turns and Three Dimensional Geometry Related Assessment Tools Grades 1 2 Geometry Concepts for Primary Grades Student Programs Geometry In My World Grades 3 4 Eight 30 minute student programs This module helps students develop an appreciation of geometry as a means of describing the physical world The contents include Defining Polygons Transformation Tessellating Shapes Problem Solving with Pentominoes Geometry Number Properties of Polyhedrons 2 Dimensional Parts of Polyhedrons and Math in Art Related Assessment Tools Grades 3 4 Geometry in My World Student Programs Turn On to Geometry Grades 5 6 Eight 30 minute student programs This module helps students develop spatial understanding Through active investigation students discover properties and relationships of two and three dimensional figures as well as an appreciation of their own geometric world Students work cooperatively to develop an understanding of such geometric concepts as similarity congruency and how to apply transformations The content includes Sorting Classifying Discovery Why Polygons Tessellate Exploring Angles Using Tangrams Exploring Polygons Using Tangrams Creating Polyhedrons Using Polydrons Drawing 3 D Objects in Perspective

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/geometry.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

conjunction with TEAMS Mathematics modules Assessment Video Assessing students in a standards based system You will need QuickTime 6 or higher to view the videos at this site Student Programs Number Concepts for Primary Grades Grades 1 2 Six 30 minute student programs This module introduces primary students to the properties of number Lessons help them develop an understanding of the multiple relationships among whole numbers and the effects of operations on those numbers Topics include Representing Numbers Part Part Whole Concepts Operations on Numbers and Understanding Place Value Related Assessment Tools Grades 1 2 Number Concepts for Primary Grades Student Programs Number in My World Grades 3 4 Six 30 minute student programs This module focuses on understanding fractions Students in grades 3 and 4 are introduced to a variety of models that include an area model linear model and a sharing model Throughout the module students represent and compare fractions Students add and subtract simple fractions in context They compare fraction equivalence represented by drawings or concrete materials Topics include Representing Fractions area model Understanding Fractions area model Adding Subtracting Fractions Working with Fractions sharing model Equivalent linear model Fractions and Fractions Decimals Connection Related Assessment Tools Grades 3 4 Number in My World Student Programs Turn On to Number Grades 5 6 Six 30 minute student programs This module introduces students in grades 5 and 6 to the properties of number with an emphasis on fractions and decimals Students use concrete models to build their understanding of concepts They solve problems encountered in their world that involve multiplication and division of fractions Topics include Multiples Primes and Composites Composing Decomposing Fractions Understanding Fractional Relationships Operations on Fractions multiplication division comparing Fractions and Decimals and Everyday Fractions Related Assessment Tools Grades 5 6 Turn On to Number Student

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/number.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

minute student programs for grades 4 6 The staff development program introduces the Forces and Motion module in preparation for the students programs These programs involve teachers in the elements of good science teaching and meaningful assessment What does it look like How do we do it Student programs present students with opportunities to explore the big ideas and related concepts of focuses and motion In each program students engage

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/physical.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive - Welcome TEAMS Subscribers!

the hands on activities are reviewed In the student programs students investigate the processes that build and erode landforms and materials emphasizing cycles and interactions They explore sedimentation geology landforms weathering and erosion rock and soil cycles mapping and the ways these earth processes influence each other The topics include Maps Models Time Position Mountain Building Rocks Soils Weathering Erosion Sedimentation What If Explorations and Concept Using Assessment Reading Basic

Original URL path: http://teams.lacoe.edu/subscriber/content/earth.html (2016-02-17)

Open archived version from archive