Understanding by Design
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

Understanding by Design


  • Author : Grant P. Wiggins
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416600350


Understanding by Design Book Description :

Presents a multifaceted model of understanding, which is based on the premise that people can demonstrate understanding in a variety of ways....

Making the Most of Understanding by Design

Making the Most of Understanding by Design


  • Author : John L. Brown
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780871208606


Making the Most of Understanding by Design Book Description :

Incorporating advice and guidelines from educators throughout the United States, explores how to implement the framework for improving student achievement and school performance outlined in "Understanding by Design" by Grant P. Wiggins....

The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High Quality Units

The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High Quality Units


  • Author : Grant P. Wiggins
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2011-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416611493


The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High Quality Units Book Description :

"The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High-Quality Units is targeted to individuals and groups interested in improving their skills in designing units of study based on the Understanding by Design (UbD) framework. This guide introduces UbD unit design and directs readers through the process. It is organized around a set of modules that move from basic ideas (e.g., the three stages of "backward design") to more complicated elements of unit design (e.g., authentic performance tasks)."--publisher website....

Understanding by Design Handbook

Understanding by Design Handbook


  • Author : Jay McTighe
  • Publisher : Assn for Supervision & Curriculum
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0871203405


Understanding by Design Handbook Book Description :

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, p, e, i, s, t....

Upgrade Your Teaching

Upgrade Your Teaching


  • Author : Jay McTighe
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2019-04-16
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416627364


Upgrade Your Teaching Book Description :

How can educators leverage neuroscience research about how the human brain learns? How can we use this information to improve curriculum, instruction, and assessment so our students achieve deep learning and understanding in all subject areas? Upgrade Your Teaching: Understanding by Design Meets Neuroscience answers these questions by merging insights from neuroscience with Understanding by Design (UbD), the framework used by thousands of educators to craft units of instruction and authentic assessments that emphasize understanding rather than recall. Readers will learn - How the brain processes incoming information and determines what is (or is not) retained as long-term memory; - How brain science reveals factors that influence student motivation a...

Integrating Differentiated Instruction   Understanding by Design
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Integrating Differentiated Instruction Understanding by Design


  • Author : Carol A. Tomlinson
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2006-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416602842


Integrating Differentiated Instruction Understanding by Design Book Description :

Shows how to combine two effective frameworks to provide a comprehensive approach to ensure all students are learning at maximum levels....

The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units

The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units


  • Author : Grant P. Wiggins
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416614098


The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units Book Description :

"This volume features a set of hands-on modules containing worksheets, models, and self-assessments that are essential for building more polished and powerful units"--...

Using Understanding by Design in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom

Using Understanding by Design in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom


  • Author : Amy J. Heineke
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2018-07-11
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416626121


Using Understanding by Design in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom Book Description :

How can today’s teachers, whose classrooms are more culturally and linguistically diverse than ever before, ensure that their students achieve at high levels? How can they design units and lessons that support English learners in language development and content learning—simultaneously? Authors Amy Heineke and Jay McTighe provide the answers by adding a lens on language to the widely used Understanding by Design® framework (UbD® framework) for curriculum design, which emphasizes teaching for understanding, not rote memorization. Readers will learn * the components of the UbD framework; * the fundamentals of language and language development; * how to use diversity as a valuable resource for instruction by gathering information about students’...

Understanding by Design
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Understanding by Design


  • Author : Grant P. Wiggins
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000044816193


Understanding by Design Book Description :

This book, though, focuses on a different use for performance assessment, which is less obvious but very powerful. From years of experience developing, testing, and critiquing assessment tasks, the authors have concluded that performence is the key to assessing understanding....