Using Graphic Organizers to Target Bloom’s Cognitive Levels-VCSU Course

Valley City State University
Credits: 1
Price: $135

This course analyzes the six levels of the Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy. It explores how graphic organizers can be applied to each cognitive process dimension, allowing for targeted scaffolding of student thinking. By purposefully planning to integrate graphic organizers into your lesson, you can help move students toward higher cognitive processes and promote equity in learning across your classroom. You will design a plan to implement a graphic organizer aligned to the appropriate Bloom’s Taxonomy level, develop an additional organizer or another resource to support your students, and analyze implications of research and articles on Bloom’s Taxonomy and its application in the classroom. The numerous student resources provided within this course will provide you with ideas ready for implementation into your current or future classroom.

*The price of $135 includes Model Teaching’s course fee of $85 + VCSU’s credit fee of $50. You will only be charged $85 at registration. Once complete, you may request your credit and pay the additional $50 to receive our credit(s) from VCSU.

Course Guiding Question:

How can I support student thinking at high levels by integrating graphic organizers into my lessons?

What You Will Learn In This Course

  • You will learn about the Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy and how it orders cognitive processes.
  • We will review examples and Applications of Graphic Organizers at Each Level of Bloom’s Taxonomy.
  • We will review how to select or develop the right Graphic Organizers for your objective, cognitive level, and lesson purpose.
  • You will learn how to assess student thinking and learning through the evaluation of Graphic Organizers.

1 Semester Credit

This course falls under Valley City State University’s (VCSU) EDUC 2000 numbering system, for the purposes of credential/licensure designed primarily for electives or professional development/salary advancement purposes. This course is for 1 Credit Unit and requires a minimum passage grade of 80%. Model Teaching is an accredited partner with VCSU. Upon course completion, you will be provided with 1 graduate-level semester credit, along with an official transcript and letter grade from VCSU for you to submit to your district or state department of education for your licensing and/or salary advancement needs.

REGIONALLY ACCREDITED · OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT PROVIDED · INCLUDES A LETTER GRADE

Course Syllabus

Receive a copy of the course syllabus by submitting the form below. Once submitted, we automatically email you a copy.  The syllabus contains detailed and important information on the structure and core content of the course.

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Revised Bloom's Taxonomy Chart

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Graphic Organizer Scaffold Planner-SAMPLE

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Graphic Organizer Assessment Matrix-SAMPLE

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Effectiveness Rubric

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Graphic Organizer Reference Guide

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Graphic Organizer Assessment Templates

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Graphic Organizer Activity Plan

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Implementation Observation Checklist

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Graphic Organizer Scaffold Planner

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Graphic Organizer Assessment Matrix

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Graphic Organizer Activity Plan-SAMPLE

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Implementation Observation Checklist-SAMPLE

Register For The Course Now!

COURSE PRICE: $135.  This pricing includes Model Teaching’s course fee of $85 & VCSU’s transcript fee if $50.  You will only be charged $85 at registration.  To request your credits from VCSU, you will follow the instructions on your completion certificate and pay the remaining $50 at the completion of the course to receive your credits and transcript.