Module  SummaryGroup of people forming a community
During this session, you will learn the value of -- and how to maintain -- classroom community. You will look at norms and how they can guide the classroom community throughout the year.   

Curriculum-framing Questions

Essential Question
    • What makes a community?
Unit Questions  
    • How might teachers build a learning community within their classrooms?
    • How might community-building strategies be implemented in the classroom?
Content Questions 
      • What is classroom community?
      • What strategies and techniques establish and sustain classroom learning communities?
      • What are classroom norms?
      • What is the difference between classroom norms and rules?
      • What are class-building activities and what is their purpose?
      • What are some class-building strategies I can use with my students?