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Clarifying Routine (FI)


Demonstrated competence in instructing a group or class through the co-construction and content instruction using Clarifying.


Kathleen Gyori


Awarded badge on July 19, 2017

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Endorsements & Feedback


Has successfully demonstrated fidelity of implementation of this SIM Content Enhancement Routine.

Small c234421c7e851a2f747a687d53d89e93 gyoriteach About 3 years ago

Badge Portfolio

1. Partner with an Active SIM PDer or Specialist

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Partner with an Active SIM Professional Developer or Specialist. Post the name of who you will partner with to complete the badge requirements. Visit to search for someone near you or contact for additional names (some people are not publicly listed). More Info

2. Develop a Draft Clarifying Table

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Develop and post a draft Clarifying Table related to content that predicts the instruction of the content with a group or a class. Follow the Get Ready section to prepare the draft. Practice applying the Linking Steps to develop the draft. Post your draft. More Info

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3. Co-Construct and Instruct

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Co-construct and instruct with the Clarifying Table using the Cue-Do-Review steps with a group or class. Follow the Get Set section to introduce the Clarifying Table to students. More Info

4. Use the Clarifying Table Routinely

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Use the Clarifying Table routinely with a group or class. Follow the Go! and Win! sections of the guidebook. More Info

5. Submit Implementation Portfolio

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Describe: •Group/Student (size, level, student characteristics, etc.) •Length of implementation (days, weeks, months, amount of time per day, days per week, etc.) Include artifacts: •Your draft and final devices •Student devices without student names (HALO) •Post your implementation portfolio More Info

Group - Inclusion Size - 24 students Length - 35 minutes, 1 bell


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6. Submit a Log

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Log: •What went well - Why? •What was a challenge - Why? •What you will do next time •What adjustments you made •Ideas generated for issues encountered •Etc._Post your log._*****Optional: Submit a Student Interview (interview a student about usefulness and implementation)***** More Info

Log of How It Went

At first, students did not really answer our questions right away.  We had to do a lot of prompting, especially since it had been awhile since they last discussed text organizational patterns in English class.  However, once we started pointing them in the right direction, the majority of their responses were what we were looking for.

7. Engage with SIM Professional Developer

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Tell us about your coaching feedback and follow up. More Info

Coaching feedback

Erinn Greene, our coach, sent the following message to us in an email on May 2, 2017:

"Overall, your video was fantastic. Your students actively participated and you successfully demonstrated how to use the Routine in a co-taught classroom. Please let me know if you have any questions about your feedback. I will be more available the next two weeks so I will respond more promptly to email if you need anything. I appreciate your patience. Have a great rest of your week."

8. Video and/or Observation

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Be observed by your professional developer in person or by video conducting the Clarifying Routine, using the Cue-Do-Review process. Post the Cue-Do-Review Checklist from your professional developer. More Info

Class video of implementation


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9. Completion Date

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Post the date you completed the requirements for this micro-credential, click the "Request Feedback" button when you're through. More Info