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EDU 3150 CBE: Instructional Planning: Project 3

Project 3 Competency and Sub-Competencies

Competency: Can analyze and apply essential lesson plan components to design instructional strategies which are culturally responsive, brain friendly, and attentive to the diverse learning needs of elementary school students.



  1. Identify and incorporate the elements of short and long-term planning.
  2. Examine and use multiple instructional strategies.
  3. Analyze and incorporate higher-level thinking and state standards into instruction and planning.
  4. Examine the principles and practicalities of teaching diverse learners.


Show that you are prepared by developing lesson plans that are tailored to meet the specific needs of students in your class. You will need to think of planning in broad terms (i.e., a weekly planning sheet that cover every subject, every day) and specific terms (i.e., a clear learning segment that covers 3-5 days of instruction in the subject area of your choice).

Your plans will also address strategies for assessment and classroom management.

Student Learning Resources

The following resources are Open Educational Resources that are project specific and provide the necessary knowledge base to develop your project and demonstrate your skills. Cite all sources used in APA format. 

edTPA Learning Resources

Skill Building Resources

Project Connection