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Teach Like a Champion Field Guide: The Complete Handbook to Master the Art of Teaching
by Doug Lemov
The companion to "Teach Like a Champion," the book that took the teaching community by storm In his acclaimed book Teach Like a Champion, Doug Lemov shared 49 essential techniques used by excellent teachers. In his companion Field Guide, he further explores those techniques in a practical guide. With the "Teach Like a Champion Field Guide," teachers will have an indispensa ...more
Paperback, 382 pages
Published January 3rd 2012 by Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
(first published November 29th 2011)
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My review of Teach Like a Champion is elsewhere on Goodeads. The field guide is an accompanying text for the original book. It gives very brief overviews of the 49 techniques (so it could not operate as a stand-alone text without the original), and then provides short rubrics to help individual teachers or teaching teams to figure out how best to implement the 49 techniques. The field guide provides additional video clips of the techniques in action, along with helpful pairings of multiple techn ...more
Concise, practical advise. I wish I had read something like this when I was starting out. There are excellent examples given to illustrate the points and there's a DVD that gives video clips to further illustrate the points (which I didn't watch). Although I do about 85% of these strategies already in the classroom, it's a good refresher!