Struggling to meet the needs of a variety of students with one assignment? Need to keep those early finishers working? A tiered assignment is your answer!
This is a three tiered assignment for use while teaching types of government systems. This download includes three two sided worksheets in a matrix format. Matrix 1 includes DOK level 1 activities such as define, describe, and illustrate. Level 2 matrix includes definitions as well as compare and contrast and categorize. Level 3 matrix also includes extended activities that incorporate research and application. You can group your students into tiers using a quiz or an exit slip or allow them to choose based on self-assessment. The matrices are made to look similar so that students do not feel major differences in assignments.