Part-to-Whole Instructional Strategies & Examples


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Ways of approaching teaching are called:

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1. Starting with the smallest part of something and building on it to teach a complex task or system is called:

2. A teacher who teaches the letters, and then blends, and then words is using:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Part-to-whole is one technique educators can utilize in the classroom, and this quiz/worksheet combo will check your understanding of this process. You will need to be familiar with limitations of part-to-whole instruction.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment, you will be quizzed on:

  • Term for ways to approach teaching
  • Advantage of part-to-whole instruction
  • Name of technique for teaching letters, then blends, followed by words
  • Teaching technique where educator begins with smallest part of something then builds on it

Skills Practiced

In this quiz and worksheet, you will practice the following skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the part-to-whole teaching technique
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding limitations of part-to-whole instruction
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the advantages of this type of teaching

Additional Learning

To learn more about part-to-whole instruction, review the related lesson called Part-To-Whole Instructional Strategies & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Detail part-to-whole strategies
  • Discuss pros and cons of part-to-whole instruction
  • Explain strategies of this teaching technique