EL in action: the Austin's Butterfly video

Building Excellence in Student Work

Topic

  • Arts Integration
  • Assessment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Student Work

Type

Videos

Ron Berger from EL Education demonstrates the transformational power of models, critique, and descriptive feedback to improve student work. Here he tells the story of Austin's Butterfly. First-grade students at ANSER Charter School in Boise, ID, helped Austin take a scientific illustration of a butterfly through multiple drafts toward a high-quality final product.

Topic

  • Arts Integration
  • Assessment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Student Work

Type

Videos

Ron Berger from EL Education demonstrates the transformational power of models, critique, and descriptive feedback to improve student work. Here he tells the story of Austin's Butterfly. First-grade students at ANSER Charter School in Boise, ID, helped Austin take a scientific illustration of a butterfly through multiple drafts toward a high-quality final product.

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