Five Rules for Creating a Direct Instruction Lesson

I was reading through "Teaching Needy Kids in our Backward System", by Siegfried Englemann and I came across five rules he used to design scripts used for new teachers.

It's not like these are the only rules you should follow, but I think they are a very good starting place.

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The TAPPLE approach for effective online teaching

One of my favorite take-aways from Explicit Direct Instruction is the TAPPLE approach.

It's a great way to make sure that your instruction is paced properly, that students are getting the material, and that you aren't overloading your students' working memories.

Here's how it works.

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