Clarify the lesson purpose and identify the learning goal/intention for the lesson

  • What do you want the students to learn?

  • Why does this learning matter?

Consider assessment

  • How will you know that the learning goal has been achieved?

  • What will the students do/produce?

Structure the lesson as a series of episodes

  • How will the lesson flow to ensure the goal/intention is achieved?

Decide what will occur in each episode.

  • Which learning experiences and resources best support achievement of the goal/intention?