Introduction to Depth of Knowledge
This video provides an overview of Webb's Depth of Knowledge and walks viewers through the progression of a task across the four DOK levels.
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Introduction to depth of knowledge
- English Language Arts
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Webb's Depth of Knowledge (DOK) provides a vocabulary and a frame of reference when thinking about students and how they engage with the content. DOK offers a common language to understand "rigor," or cognitive demand, in assessments, as well as curricular units, lessons, and tasks. Webb developed four DOK levels that grow in cognitive complexity a...