qThis volume features a set of hands-on modules containing worksheets, models, and self-assessments that are essential for building more polished and powerful unitsq--We do not learn to drive a car, play a musical instrument, or use software by just reading chapters in which the content is logically organized. ... In other words, the content in the textbook or manual is a means to a larger performance end. ... a book, it is much easier ifthe content is organized using a simple topic-related framework. But it does not follow that what is useful for looking things up in a book is the best way to parcel out learning and cause engagement and understanding.
|Title||:||The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units|
|Author||:||Grant P. Wiggins, Jay McTighe|
|Publisher||:||ASCD - 2012-01-01|