Finding time for interventions or reteaching is very difficult! Most times we assume if a student hasn’t done well on an assignment, it’s because they had trouble with it. The truth is, sometimes students would rather not be bothered, right??
Distractions, rushing through, or just a lack of motivation could cause students to put forth less than their best effort. When this is the case, the last thing you want to do is set aside time to reteach the skill just to discover they didn’t need it!
So before you take the time to reteach or create an intervention, here is a quick method to determine if low achievement is a “can’t do” or “won’t do” issue…
Here is a more official 2-page intervention tool you can use from one of my FAV websites for academic and behavioral interventions…Intervention Central!
Don’t waste time reteaching if you don’t have to! Try these tools to eliminate unnecessary interventions!!