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Instructional Strategies


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Instructional strategies include all approaches that a teacher may take to actively engage students in learning. These strategies drive a teacher's instruction as they work to meet specific learning objectives. Effective instructional strategies meet all learning styles and development needs of the learners.

The following list includes some possible instructional strategies. This list is by no means comprehensive.

  • Alternative Assessments
  • Direct Instruction
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Hands On Learning
  • Independent Learning
  • KWL Charts
  • Modeling
  • Scaffolding
  • Small Group Instruction
  • Thematic Instruction


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