1. Industry
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:


was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Instructional Strategies



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

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.