Scaffolding Instruction for English Language Learners


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1. Students' prior knowledge is:

2. Differentiating instruction means:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Scaffolding instruction is gaining popularity among English language learners. This quiz ensures that you have grasped the basic components of scaffolding instruction, including specific terms and ideas unique to this teaching method.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment focuses on your understanding of terms such as:

  • Scaffolding instruction
  • Prior knowledge
  • Differentiating instruction
  • KWL charts
  • Guided practice

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on scaffolding instruction for English language learners
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of scaffolding instruction, such as KWL charts and guided practice
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding scaffolding instruction and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as differentiating instruction and prior knowledge

Additional Learning

For more on scaffolding instruction, review the accompanying lesson titled Scaffolding Instruction for English Language Learners. This article is an in-depth look at components of scaffolding instruction such as:

  • Chunking
  • Differentiating instruction
  • Prior knowledge
  • KWL charts
  • Modeling
  • Guided practice