Engaging In Cognitively Complex Tasks: Classroom Techniques To Help Students Generate & Test Hypotheses Across Disciplines (Marzano Center Essentials For Achieving Rigor)
Engaging in Cognitively Complex Tasks: Classroom Techniques to Help Students Generate & Test Hypotheses Across Disciplines (Marzano Center Essentials for Achieving Rigor)
Can your students analyze their own understanding of content? Based on the earlier work of Dr. Robert J. Marzano, this book provides explicit steps for teaching students to investigate, experiment, solve problems, and deepen their understanding of content. It includes adaptations for various student populations, examples and nonexamples from classroom practice, and strategies to avoid making common mistakes.
"I'm an elementary school teacher, and I can tell you that the techniques in Engaging in Cognitively Complex Tasks certainly work in K4 classrooms. Following the clear organization of the book, I had no problem writing my lesson plan and I can't wait to implement it. My teaching will be better as a result of reading this book." -- Meg Strnat "2014 Indiana Teacher of the Year Finalist"
"Engaging in Cognitively Complex Tasks provides educators with the opportunity to get students to think deeply about real-world problems. It permits teachers to teach their students to generate their own questions, allowing them to have ownership of their learning." -- Melissa S. Collins "2014 West Tennessee Teacher...