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ERIC Number: ED495511
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Dec-7
Pages: 152
Abstractor: ERIC
ISBN: ISBN-978-1-4129-1558-8
Curriculum Mapping A Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Curriculum Year Overviews
Kallick, Kathy Tuchman
Corwin Press
Integrating curriculum with content standards and working with other educators to develop a teaching program makes instruction not only collaborative but also cohesive. This book offers teachers a customized, personalized process to prepare their curriculum while folding content into a larger curriculum map. The author leads K-12 educators step-by-step through the process of developing a Curriculum Year Overview-or curriculum map--helping to establish meaningful connections between content areas while ensuring that all standards are met. This excellent resource helps teachers, curriculum directors, staff developers, and principals map out the school year with an articulate game plan to follow as they meticulously educate their students. In this book, readers will find: (1) A detailed definition and the purposes of a Curriculum Year Overview (CYO); (2) The step-by-step process for creating a personalized CYO; and (3) Several completely developed curriculum maps, blank templates, and suggestions for mapping specific content area skills from grade to grade. Discover how to build a strong foundation that promotes clear educational goals and results in a winning curriculum plan for the classroom and school! This book contains a Foreword (Bena Kallick) and the following five parts: (1) Definition, Purpose, and Observations; (2) The Process; (3) Articulation from Grade to Grade; (4) Curriculum Year Overview Samples and (5) Afterward. Resources and an Index are also included.
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Elementary Education; Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Kindergarten; Middle Schools; Primary Education; Secondary Education
Audience: Counselors; Teachers; Administrators
Language: English
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