Success Criteria for upside down teaching
Rich tasks description
Numberless Word Problems
No more CUBES and Keywords!!!!! Try this: 3 READS
What is Upside-Down Teaching?
Turning Teaching Upside-Down Article by Cathy Seeley
Great article that focuses on why the struggle/grapple time is important.
Article and Task Planning Sheet:
Task Planning Page
Three Steps to Increase a Math Problem’s DOK Level
Open Task Resources
Mathematics Centre Tasks
Convince Me That……Website
Same or Different Website
Which One Doesn’t Belong (AKA Odd One Out)
Numberless Word Problems:
The video above is Kristin Gray, from the Teaching Channel, with a 2nd grade class
Click here for the blog that she wrote explaining what she did in the video.
Excellent video to show the whole process of upside-down teaching and thinking that goes on from the students and the teacher in a 5th grade classroom working on dividing decimals.
Another excellent video of a 3rd grade classroom to show upside-down teaching with commutative property of multiplication.
Upside-Down Teaching of a 3rd grade class, focusing on discourse. Students work with fractions.