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Unit Planning

Jan 22, 2013 8:48pm

Does anyone have resources they could share about unit planning? Either templates for unit plans, resources for how to start unit planning, videos where someone explains how they unit plan...etc! I'm looking more for resources from the primary grades.

  • English Language Arts / Math / Science / Social Studies / Technology
  • Pre K-5
  • Planning

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    • Jan 27, 2013 9:11am

      The AZ DOE has some great resources and links for curriculum mapping. The website also offers a Kubric for curriculum maps which could help to evaluate your work.
      http://www.ade.az.gov/sa/sdi/CurriculumMapping.asp

      • Jan 27, 2013 9:12am

        *rubric

        • Feb 21, 2013 1:03am

          I agree, Understanding by Design is great, my school has been using that framework this year. Though my personal favorite is using the Project Zero Teaching for Understanding Framework. While there is an AMAZING training each summer that Harvard School of Education offers, there are also several great books that explain the ideas and offer planning templates for unit planning.

          Check out:

          http://learnweb.harvard.edu/alps/tfu/info3.cfm

          and the book "Teaching for Understanding: Linking research with practice