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Unit Planing


Interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary unit planning information and materials are located on this page. Outlines and processes for the design of those units follow recommendations in the fourth edition of Interdisciplinary Instruction for All Learners K-8 (Pearson/Allyn & Bacon, 2010) with modifications to be announced in class. Links to items listed below will appear alphabetically as "Attachments" throughout the 2013 fall semester. To access an item, select to view or download the file. Presentations can be downloaded as either PowerPoint slideshows or PDF files. After downloading a presentation, press F5 to begin a PowerPoint slideshow.

Backward Design
(See backward design items on the "LINKS" page of this website.)


Documents
Planning an Interdisciplinary Unit (Summary)
Interdisciplinary Unit Plan Outline-2013 Revision
Multidisciplinary Unit Plan Outline-2013 Revision

Presentations
Designing Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Units-Parts I & II - Context / Desired Results / Assessment Plan
PDF Version-Designing Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Units-Parts I & II  - Context / Desired Results / Assessment Plan 

Designing Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Units-Part III - Constructing a Web Design or Unit Chart
PDF Version-Designing Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Units -Part III  - Constructing a Web Design or Unit Chart 

Designing Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Units-Part III - Writing Lesson & Activity Descriptions
PDF Version-Designing Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Units -Part III  - Writing Lesson & Activity Descriptions