Expository Approaches to Instruction


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Which of the following statements is true about expository instruction?

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1. Which of the following is an example of an expert that could provide expository instruction?

2. An advance organizer is _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

New information can be difficult for students to sort through, connect and absorb. Expository instruction is a method of presenting new information to students in a format to make learning a little easier. Answer the quiz & worksheet questions, and you will consider important facts about expository instruction, including details about how and why you might use this teaching strategy.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Whether you answer the questions before or after the lesson, they will help you remember information such as:

  • Characteristics of expository instruction
  • Tools expository instructors might use
  • Experts that could provide expository instruction

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about how and why expository instruction is used
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the role of experts in expository instruction
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define advance organize
  • Making connections - use your understanding of tools and techniques that support expository instruction to answer questions about designing expository lessons

Additional Learning

You can find out more if you review the lesson, Expository Approaches to Instruction. Study it carefully, and you will be able to:

  • Recognize the structure of expository lessons
  • Understand why information can be difficult for students to absorb on their own
  • Analyze the role of experts in expository lessons
  • Define a key tool used to design expository lessons
  • Consider examples of expository lessons
  • Know how a summary aids in comprehension and retention of lessons