3.2.1 Lesson Plans

Welcome to chapter 2 of the 'Planning and Delivering Learning' module. This chapter will take a detailed look at the lesson plan. Firstly, we will define exactly what a lesson plan is and why they are so essential to good teaching practice. From there, we will break down the components of a good lesson plan and explain how one lesson plan fits into a wider programme of learning.

Goals for this section

  • To understand what a lesson plan is and why planning lessons is essential. 

Objectives for this section

  • To be able to explain what a lesson plan is and how an effective lesson plan operates. 
  • To be able to identify the benefits of rigorous lesson planning, and any limitations there may be.   
  • To feel confident in applying the different components of an effective lesson plan into your own planning.   

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