Understanding by Design

Understanding by Design

  • Intel Teach Units:  These detailed unit plans, featured in the Intel Education Idea Showcase, will give you a complete project ready to implement as-is or adapt for your classroom. They all include project-based learning activities to engage students in developing 21st century thinking skills and making real-world connections.  They are based on essential questions, content questions, and unit questions.  They are aligned to Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.
  • Understanding by Design - A FrameworkThe Understanding by Design® framework (UbD™ framework) offers a plan-ning process and structure to guide curriculum, assessment, and instruction. Its two key ideas are contained in the title: 1) focus on teaching and assessing for understanding and learning transfer, and 2) design curriculum “backward” from those ends.

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