WEEKLY COURSE OUTLINE

 

Jan.      10        Discussion and review of syllabus, course introduction, previous teaching experiences, previous planning experiences, expectations.

 

Jan.      17        For this class you should have read chapter 1, The Teacher As a Reflective Decision-Maker.  There will be a discussion and a quiz over the chapter; Teacher

Reflection #1 is due.

 

Jan.      24        For this class you should have read chapter 2, Instructional Planning. There will be a discussion and a quiz over the chapter; Teacher Reflection #2 is due.

 

Jan.      31        Visit to IUSB Learning Resource Center - Class will meet at this location at 7:00 p.m. on this date for a tour, demonstration and explanation of what the LRC offers and

how you will be able to utilize it for this course.  The LRC is located in Greenlawn Hall, room 111, on the campus of IUSB

 

Feb.     07        For this class you should have read chapters 3, Instructional Objectives and chapter 4, Involving Students in Learning. There will be a discussion and a quiz over

the chapters; Teacher Reflection #3 is due.

 

Feb.     14        For this class you should have read chapters 5, Questioning Skills and chapter 6, Differentiating Instruction for Academic Diversity. There will be a discussion

and a quiz over the chapters; Teacher Reflection #4 is due.

           

Feb.     21        Micro-Teaching Planning

 

Feb.     28        Micro-Teaching Lesson Presentations

 

Mar.     07        Micro-Teaching Lesson Presentations, Classroom Observation #1 due.

 

Mar.     14        IUSB Spring Break - No class

 

Mar.     21        Group Unit Presentation Planning

 

Mar.     28        For this class you should have read chapter 7, Technology for Teaching and Learning with Understanding.  There will be a discussion and a quiz over the

chapter; Teacher Reflection #5 is due. 

 

Apr.     04        For this class you should have read chapter 8, Classroom Management. There will be a discussion and a quiz over the chapter; Teacher Reflection #6 is due. 

Classroom Observation #2 due.

 

Apr.     11        Group Unit Presentations

 

Apr.     18        Group Unit Presentations

 

Apr.     25        Group Unit Presentations, additional course work required for Graduate Student is due.