Look at these visual representations to add to your understanding of the gradual release of responsibility. 

  • This model from Kent Public Schools gives some examples of Teacher Responsibility and Student Responsibility.
  • Another Example
  • Math Model Example - This is  good example of changing the order of the phases for math content
  • another model - What does the gradual release of responsibility look and sound like?

Use your online journal that you created in Unit 1. Your journaling tool should have a url that you will need to send me. 

Based on the videos you have viewed and the material you have read so far, compare the different visual representations of the gradual release of responsibility instructional framework. Which resonates with you? Are there other depictions that help you visualize this instructional model?