Classroom Structures

Certain structures in your classroom can go a long way toward helping students to develop academic mindsets and habits of scholarship.  Use these documents to support you as you dig into some of these structures.

Document to Analyze Description/Overview of the Document
Creating Class NormsAn excerpt from EL Education's book Management in the Active Classroom       
Group Work and Discussion An excerpt from EL Education's book Management in the Active Classroom
 Math Menus at Odyssey A collection of teacher and student work from the Odyssey School of Denver that demonstrates how the classroom structure of math menus supports students as they develop the habit of responsibility.