Essential questions (EQs) are an important part of effective
curriculum design and are used to encourage higher-order thinking, engage
learners in deepening their understanding of big ideas, and enable students to
transfer concepts learned to new situations.
With this guide as a starting point, you will learn how EQs create
a culture of inquiry that will benefit all students. Jay McTighe, one of the co-authors
of Understanding by Design, provides
practical guidance on how to:
Packed with tips and examples of content and process questions to
use in the classroom, this guide is an essential resource for any teacher.