Teachers may spend too much time on Engage/Connect. This practice is quick and is not content heavy.
As students are making connections, consider asking how the connections they make deepen their understanding of the content.
A Do Now is a short independent activity that connects prior knowledge to the day’s lesson.
Hook your students with a short introductory moment that captures what is interesting and important about the learning to come.
This Marzano High Yield strategy focuses on a visual representation of essential information. It can be used to assist in the recall of details or to process information later in the lesson or school year.
This is a bag or box containing items related to the learning objectives. It is used to solicit inferences, connections and questions from students, in addition to heightening student engagement.