Reflection on the Commoncore HSE Teacher Leadership Institute

Reading, Writing and Social Studies

Sequence: Anatomy of a Reading Lesson

Vocabulary Teaching and Review

Summarizing and Paraphrasing

Persuasive Essay Writing

Anatomy of Content Building Lesson

Primary Sources

Using Maps and Graphs

Sentence Combining


The Student-Centered Classroom

Perseverance in the Math Classroom

Choosing the Right Problem

Revealing Student Thinking

Harmful Preconceived Notions

Introducing Algebra: More than X

Sequencing Student Responses in Whole Class Discussions


Matter: A Progression of Lessons on The Atom