What are ways that instructional practices can enhance students’ learning of content and learning strategies?

Content Objectives:

· Select learning strategies appropriate to a lesson’s objectives.

· Incorporate explicit instruction and student practice of metacognitive and cognitive strategies in lesson plans.

· Identify techniques for scaffolding verbal, procedural, and instructional understanding.

Language Objectives:

· Identify language learning strategies to use with students.

· Discuss the importance of asking higher-order questions of students of all English proficiency levels.