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Written in a practical format with lesson plans and examples, this book gives middle school teachers a streamlined strategy for merging differentiated instruction and RTI.
Chapter 6: Tier 1—The Environment
Tier 1—The Environment
When I was young, I taught myself how to ride a two-wheeled bike. I practiced a few times before I let anyone know I could do it. Once I felt confident, I called my parents and friends out to see me ride. I got on the bike and within 30 seconds wiped out in front of all of them. I had set up a situation with such pressure. It wasn't that I could not ride the bike. I had the skill. It was about the factors in and around the performance that held the power.
In Tier 1, environmental factors play a significant part in the instruction and supports for students. The environment provides multiple avenues for differentiation to help meet ...