1.  Safety is your 1st priority!! 
    2.  Instruction should be aligned to county and state curriculum guidelines 
    3.  Every lesson should be created and documented with a formal lesson plan
    4.  Lesson content should include: 

                      - An actively engaging warm-up  

                       - Objectives 

                       - Differentiated activities -individual, small group or whole class 

                       - Infusion of technology 

                       - Informal or formal assessment 

                       - Seamless lesson transitions -minimal downtime 

                       - Rules and routines clearly established 

    5.  Students should be actively engaged 
    6.  Teachers should be actively engaged 
    7.  Good rapport between teachers and students
    8.  Positive learning environment 
    9.  Lessons should be exciting and enjoyable 
    10. Learning should be taking place every period, every day in all Wicomico County Public Schools!