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But What Do I DO?
Strategies From A to W for Multi-Tier Systems of Support



© 2017 | 424 pages | Corwin

Identifying appropriate strategies for instruction or intervention made easy! 

Selecting individualized and evidence-based interventions for struggling students can overwhelm even the most experienced teachers. Save time and get the help you need with this comprehensive guide from an expert in special education and cultural differences! Organized around an alphabetized and cross-referenced list and including an online selection grid featuring more than 150 PBIS, RTI, and MTSS interventions, you’ll quickly find the tools to resolve specific learning and behavioral challenges. This must-have resource helps you effortlessly locate appropriate strategies based on student needs and desired learning outcomes.

Teachers, counselors, and instructional intervention teams will learn to

  • Meet the needs of all your struggling students including at-risk, culturally and linguistically diverse, as well as those with IEPs
  • Progress monitor, document, and modify instructional strategies
  • Identify specific interventions for distinct learning and behavior problems, including many reading, writing, math, and attention strategies
  • Implement classroom-wide, small group, or individualized interventions
  • Use classroom-based data to guide decision making
  • Implement in a variety of settings, including special education, learning assistance programs, and full-inclusion

Including implementation checklists, examples of every strategy as well as its research base, and graphic organizers, use this book to discover the what, why, and how to help each student achieve success!

 
Preface
 
Acknowledgments
 
About the Author
 
Introduction
 
A
Academic Language Transition  
Accountability  
Active Processing  
Advanced Organizers  
Alternate Response Methods  
Analogy  
Assessment  
 
B
Belonging  
Bilingual Aide  
Bilingual Peers  
Bilingual Texts  
Building Connections  
Building Connections—Reading Strategy  
 
C
CAN-DO—Retention Strategy  
Choices  
Chunking  
Class Buddies/Peer Helpers/Peer Tutors  
Class Contracts  
Classroom and School Survival Strategies  
Cognitive Content Picture Dictionary  
Cognitive Strategies in Home and Community Language  
Concurrent Language Development/Acquisition Sessions  
Consequence Wheel  
Consistent Sequence  
Content Language Games  
Content Modification  
Context Embedding  
Contracting  
Control and Attention Strategy—STAR  
Cooperative Learning Strategies  
Coping/Problem Solving  
COPS—Writing Strategy  
Cross-Cultural Communication Strategies  
Cross-Cultural Counseling  
 
D
DEFENDS—Writing Strategy  
Demonstration  
Differentiation  
Double-Entry  
 
E
EASY (Reading Comprehension)  
Embedding  
Entry Points  
Evaluation  
Expectations Awareness/Review  
Experience-Based Learning  
Exploration—Inquiry Technique  
Exploration Team  
 
F
Family-Centered Learning Activity  
Fifty Grid (Math)  
FIST—Reading Strategy  
 
G
Graphic Organizers  
Guided Lecture Procedure  
Guided Memories—Personal Timelines  
Guided Practice and Planned Interactions  
Guided Reading and Writing in Home and Community Language  
 
H
Home Activities  
 
I
Individualizing  
Information Organization—EASY  
Inquiry Charts  
Inquiry Technique  
Interdisciplinary Unit/Thematic Instruction  
Inverted Pyramid—Writing Strategy  
 
J
Jigsaw—Comprehension Strategy  
Jumping to Conclusions—Comprehension Strategy  
 
K
Krypto—Math Strategy  
KWL+  
 
L
Language Games  
Learning Centers or Stations  
Learning Styles (Entry Points)  
Leveled Activities  
Listening Comprehension—TQLR  
 
M
Magic Bag—Sorting  
Manipulatives  
Marking Text  
Math Strategy—Fifty Grid  
Math Strategy—KRYPTO  
Math Strategy—SQRQCQ  
Mediated Stimuli in Classroom  
MET Expectations  
Mind Mapping  
Modeling  
 
O
Observation Charts  
Oral Discussions  
Organization—Sorting  
 
P
Paraphrasing—RAP  
PARS—Retention Strategy  
Participant Collage  
Partners—Reading Strategy  
PEARL  
Peer/School Adaptation Process Support  
PENS—Writing Strategy  
Personal Timelines  
Picture This!  
PIRATES—Test Taking Strategy  
Planned Ignoring  
Planned Movement  
Positive Reinforcement  
PQ4R—Reading Comprehension  
Prompting  
Proof Reading—COPS  
Proximity—Proximics  
 
Q
Questioning  
Quick Write  
 
R
RAP—Paraphrasing  
Reading Comprehension—PQ4R  
Reading Comprehension—SQ3R  
Reading Strategy—FIST  
Reading Strategy—Partners  
Reading Strategy—RIDER  
Reading and Writing Strategy—SSCD  
Reading Strategy—Visualization  
Reality-Based Learning Approaches  
Reduced Stimuli  
Reciprocal Questioning  
Retention Strategy—CAN-DO  
Retention Strategy—PARS  
Rest and Relaxation Techniques  
RIDER—Reading Strategy  
Role-Playing  
 
S
Scaffolding  
SCORER—Test Taking Strategy  
Self-Concept Activities  
Self-Monitoring Techniques  
Self-Reinforcement  
Sheltered Instruction  
Shortening Student Assignments  
Signals  
Sorting  
SQ3R—Reading Strategy  
SQRQCQ—Math Strategy  
SSCD—Reading and Writing Strategy  
STAR—Control and Attention Strategy  
Story Star—Reading Comprehension Strategy  
Student Input  
Success  
Survival Strategies for Parents/Families  
Survival Strategies for Students  
 
T
Test-Taking Strategy—PIRATES  
Test-Taking Strategy—SCORER  
Time-Out  
Total Physical Response—TPR  
Touch  
TOWER—Writing Strategy  
TPR—Total Physical Response  
TQLR—Listening Strategy  
 
U
Use of First Language  
 
V
Varied Grouping  
Videos About Interaction Patterns  
Visualization—Reading Strategy  
Visualization Strategy—RIDER  
Vocabulary Pyramid  
 
W
Wordless Picture Books  
Writing Strategy—COPS  
Writing Strategy—DEFENDS  
Writing Strategy—Inverted Pyramid  
Writing Strategy—PENS  
Writing Strategy—TOWER  
W-Star—Reading Comprehension Strategy  
 
References
 
Index

Sample Materials & Chapters

Introduction

Academic Language Transition

Strategy Selection Grid


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