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Explicit Instruction

  • Topics

    RtI Math > Intentional Teaching > Learn What Works
  • Grade Level

    Primary (K-3), Middle School (6-8), Intermediate (4-6)

  • Author

    Doing What Works

Dr. Witzel describes the components of explicit instruction, including modeling and demonstration, guiding and scaffolding practice, providing independent practice, and providing meaningful feedback. He clarifies how scaffolding differs within and across lessons and discusses the importance of motivation.