Enjoying Stories Book 1This is the first in a three book series for junior-middle secondary. It provides a rich and varied selection of contemporary and classic short stories for junior secondary students. Each story is accompanied by questions and activities that focus on the content of the story and explore particular features of short story writing.
Elementary Science Methods A Constructivist Approach 5th EditionELEMENTARY SCIENCE METHODS: A CONSTRUCTIVIST APPROACH, Fifth Edition, is based on two fundamental and complementary ideas: it is more important for children to learn how to do science than to learn about science, and elementary science teachers do not need to know a great deal of science but rather should be co- inquirers with their students.
Educational Testing and Measurement Classroom Application and Practice 10th EditionThis accessible resource equips educators with practical assessment strategies for today's challenges in measuring student progress. It details the national policy changes that have fostered the ongoing changes in general education and special education testing and assessment practices.
Scholastic Easy to Manage Reading and Writing ConferencesPractical Ideas for Making Conferences Work Looking for a way to make conferring with children more manageable and effective? Veteran teacher Laura Robb delivers a menu of reading and writing conferences that won't eat up precious class time, including spotlighting conferences, making-the-rounds and debriefing talks.
Scholastic Easy Science Activity Journals by Mary Kay Carson
These ready-to-go, reproducible journals combine simple hands-on experiments with thought-provoking prompts that encourage kids to learn and write about science. Students dissect seeds, build a model of an eclipse, read a weather map, discover what makes sounds, and much more. A great way to meet the National Science Education Content Standards! Fo...
Differentiated Instruction for Advanced Students with Answer Keys
Differentiated Instruction for Advanced Students provides multiple opportunities to engage students and to teach them the skills necessary to excel in college-level, literature-based reading, thinking, discussion, and writing tasks. This supplement contains extended lessons for four selections from each unit in the Mirrors & Windows: Connecting wit...
Developing and Evaluating Educational Programs for Students with AutismRecent years have witnessed a marked increase both in the number of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) and those placed alongside their typically developing peers in general education classrooms.
Collected English Grammar Exercises Syntax
This manual is devoted to the practical syntax of the English language. Its main goal is to give skills in determining the members of a sentence, to teach them how to correctly solve the problems of English syntax, to instill automatic skills in constructing grammatically correct speech patterns. To do this, the manual presents theoretical material...
Closing the Achievement Gap from an International Perspective Transforming STEM for Effective Education
In a changing world that demands new skills, a vital concern of public education is the gap in academic performance between low- and high-achieving students. There is no excuse for the achievement gaps that persist among poor and minority students in schools today. All students can succeed at high levels, regardless of race, ethnicity and economic ...