There are six phases within each Poster Problem.

Poster Problems are usually taught during two class sessions. Even though the 6 Sixth Grade and 6 Seventh Grade Poster Problems address different topics listed in the Common Core State Standards, the lesson plans are all structured the same way so teachers can use Diagnostic Teaching techniques with different content throughout the year.



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Listen to teacher Norm Mattox talk through the six phases.

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