Ch 10: Ohio APK Multi-Age: Curriculum Planning

About This Chapter

Let us help you refresh your knowledge of curriculum planning, individualized education plans and cooperative learning in preparation for the Ohio APK Multi-Age exam. Our videos and quizzes can assist you in answering these types of questions on the exam.

Ohio APK Multi-Age: Curriculum Planning - Chapter Summary

Use the lessons in the chapter to reinforce your mastery of curriculum planning, including teaching literacy to English language learners (ELL), as you study for the Ohio APK Multi-Age exam. You'll have a chance to brush up on the following topics with our videos and quizzes:

  • Definition of curriculum
  • Benefits of integrated curriculum
  • Pedagogical content knowledge
  • Strategies for cooperative learning
  • Individualized Education Plans (IEP)
  • Teaching reading and vocabulary to ELL students
  • Using data to inform instruction

Our instructors are experts who have created engaging lessons that are filled with examples of what's being discussed. Each lesson includes a written transcript, allowing you to read along with the video.

Objectives of the Ohio APK Multi-Age: Curriculum Planning Chapter

In Ohio, passing the APK Multi-Age exam is one of the requirements for licensing to teach many subjects, including computer information science, drama, foreign languages, dance and some types of special education. This exam contains three domains, and questions on the topics this chapter covers are in the Assessment, Instruction, and the Learning Environment domain. The multiple-choice questions in this domain account for 40% of the exam's total score. This domain also includes a case study, and questions on it make up another 10% of the score.

You can practice answering multiple-choice questions with the quizzes in our lessons. These brief quizzes also allow you to assess your learning and find out where you need extra review prior to taking the exam.

10 Lessons in Chapter 10: Ohio APK Multi-Age: Curriculum Planning
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
What is Curriculum?

1. What is Curriculum?

Teachers are often asked to design or work with particular curricula, but rarely do we get a chance to talk about what curriculum actually is. This lesson gets you toward a definition and gives you a few key guiding points to work with.

What is Curriculum & Instruction?

2. What is Curriculum & Instruction?

Learn about two guiding educational concepts that impact students everywhere. This lesson will explain what you need to know about curriculum and instruction.

Integrated Curriculum: Definition, Benefits & Examples

3. Integrated Curriculum: Definition, Benefits & Examples

Have you ever wondered what and how an integrated curriculum works? Learn about this hot topic that is shaping how teachers teach and students learn in the classroom.

Pedagogical Content Knowledge: Definition & Explanation

4. Pedagogical Content Knowledge: Definition & Explanation

In this lesson, we'll define pedagogical content knowledge and its positive impact on students. We will also describe its specific features, like teaching with clear illustrations and being aware of student conceptions of the subject.

What is Cooperative Learning? - Definition & Methods

5. What is Cooperative Learning? - Definition & Methods

Find out what cooperative learning is and learn about its different elements. Examine how to apply cooperative learning methods in the classroom. After the lesson, you can test your understanding with a quiz.

What Is Cooperative Learning in the Classroom? - Strategies, Benefits & Definition

6. What Is Cooperative Learning in the Classroom? - Strategies, Benefits & Definition

Cooperative learning is a technique that allows students to learn from each other and gain important interpersonal skills. Learn more about the benefits, strategies, and techniques involved in cooperative learning.

Individualized Education Plan (IEP): Function, Purpose & Guidelines

7. Individualized Education Plan (IEP): Function, Purpose & Guidelines

The Individualized Education Plan is a critical document for children who receive special education services. In this video, we will take a brief look at the development and function of this important document.

Teaching Vocabulary to ELL Students

8. Teaching Vocabulary to ELL Students

Using a translator or carrying a translating device is not realistic when learning English as a second language. In this lesson, you'll learn how to strategically teach vocabulary to English language learners.

Teaching ELL Students to Read

9. Teaching ELL Students to Read

There has been an increase in the number of English language learners (ELLs) in the classroom. This lesson highlights ways to teach ELLs to become successful readers.

Using Data to Inform Instruction

10. Using Data to Inform Instruction

This lesson highlights how data is used to improve student achievement through instruction, assessment, analysis, and re-teaching. A short quiz will follow to test your knowledge.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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