What Is Differentiated Instruction? - Examples, Definition & Activities


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Which of the following is NOT an example of differentiated instruction?

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1. Which one of the following is NOT a way in which instruction can be differentiated to meet the needs of all learners?


Please finish this sentence with the best possible answer.

Differentiation _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

When teaching, it is important to differentiate instruction so that every student can be successful. Use this assessment to see what you know about what differentiated instruction is, how it can be used effectively in the classroom, and the strategies a teacher might use.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet will ask students questions on these topics:

  • Examples of differentiated instruction
  • How instruction can be differentiated for various learners
  • Define differentiation
  • How teachers can gather information from students

Skills Practiced

The assessment will allow students to practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - read and pull critical information from the accompanying lesson on differentiated instruction
  • Defining key concepts - define key terms such as differentiation correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how teachers can gather and use data collected from students
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how to differentiate instruction for students

Additional Learning

For more information on this topic, check out the associated lesson, What is Differentiated Instruction? - Examples, Definition & Activities. It will help you meet these goals:

  • Understand differentiated learning
  • Define differentiated instruction
  • Compare differentiated instruction to traditional instruction
  • Analyze examples of how differentiated instruction works in the classroom