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Author Wiggins, Grant P., 1950-
Title Understanding by design / Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe.
Published Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, c1998.
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 Floor3  LB2806.15 .W54 1998    IN LIBRARY
 Floor3  LB2806.15 .W54 1998  guide    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 201 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. + 1 guide (287 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.)
Note Accompanying guide titled: Understanding by design handbook.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-200).
Contents What is backward design? -- What is a matter of understanding? -- Understanding understanding -- The six facets of understanding -- Thinking like an assessor -- How is understanding assessed in light of the six facets? -- What is uncoverage? -- What the facets imply for unit design -- Implications for organizing curriculum -- Implications for teaching -- Putting it all together : a design template.
Subject Curriculum planning -- United States.
Curriculum-based assessment -- United States.
Related Names McTighe, Jay.
ISBN 0871203138 (pbk.)
0871203405 (guide)
OCLC number 39539420