# Modeling - Math

**What is the "Modeling" instructional strategy?**

With **"Modeling"**, the teacher engages students by showing them how to perform a skill while describing each step with a rationale. This provides students with both a visual and verbal example of what they will be expected to do.

**What are the "Math" instructional focus videos?**

The **Math** videos focus on the application of the entire range of Primary Level strategies in the context of math instruction. The videos represent a cross section of student ages, abilities, and group sizes.

The following is a list of all of the Primary Level training videos involving the **"Modeling"** instructional strategy within a **Math instructional focus** that are available for viewing.

(NOTE: All videos are in a streaming WMV file format, and clicking on the "Play video" link will open up Windows Media Player on your computer. Instructions for playing WMV files on a Macintosh computer can be found on this web page.)

Return to Instructional Video Matrix

Video Names | Video Descriptions | Video Run Times | Video Links |
---|---|---|---|

M3 | This video demonstrates the instructional strategy of Modeling
within a Math instructional focus.This strategy is being used in a
| 44 seconds | Play video |

M4 | This video demonstrates the instructional strategies of Modeling,
Opportunities to Respond, and Practice within a Math
instructional focus.These strategies are being used in a | 1 minute, 33 seconds | Play video |