Prepare To Teach Lessons - Tier 3 Intervention - Delta Math

Prepare To Teach Lessons

PDF DocumentPrepare for Tier 3 Intervention

prepare for tier 3 intervention

1.  Get to know the tier 2 intervention cycle.

  • Watch the Tier 2 Intervention Cycle support video.
  • Review the Tier 3 support guide to understand how it is different from the tier 2 intervention cycle.
    • Tier 3 does not include the re-engagement session.
    • Tier 3 provides extended time during each stage of the build-draw-write instructional sequence.
  • Read the sample teacher prompts to get comfortable with how each session could sound like.


2.  Print the Teacher Packet for the standard from the Tier 3 Intervention tab.

  • Identify the learning target and success criteria.


3.  Become confident with the Concrete-Representational-Abstract instructional sequence (C-R-A).  

  • Explore Session 1 - Build with Manipulatives
    • Watch the modeling video.  (Build)
    • Read the suggested script and highlight nouns and verbs that support productive math talk.
    • Analyze the Teacher Notes and Visual Support if available.
    • Practice a think-aloud for the first two Guided Practice problems.
    • Anticipate questions students might ask.
  • Repeat the process for Sessions 3 and 6.  (Draw and Write)


4.  Review the Concrete-Representational-Abstract instructional sequence (C-R-A). 


Print the Student Packet and gather manipulatives that may include mats, modeling and guided practice cards, or other types of tools included in the Teacher Packet.