Teaching Kids with Learning Difficulties in Today's Classroom

How Every Teacher Can Help Struggling Students Succeed

Author: Susan Winebrenner,Lisa M. Kiss

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1575425815

Category: Education

Page: 256

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A gold mine of practical, easy-to-use teaching methods, strategies, and tips to improve learning outcomes for students who score below proficiency levels. This fully revised and updated third edition of Teaching Kids with Learning Difficulties in Today’s Classroom provides information on integrated learning, problem solving, and critical thinking in line with Common Core State Standards and 21st-century skills. It reflects the use of technology and schoolwide cluster grouping in support of all students and includes proven, practical, classroom-tested strategies and step-by-step instructions for how to use them. Sidebars throughout highlight special information for working with students on the autism spectrum; “tech tips” describe technologies that are especially useful for kids with LD. Digital content includes all of the book’s customizable forms, additional content organization charts, and a PDF presentation for book study groups and professional development.
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Literacy Assessment and Intervention for Classroom Teachers

Author: Beverly DeVries

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1351614096

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Page: N.A

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The fourth edition of this comprehensive resource helps future and practicing teachers recognize and assess literacy problems, while providing practical, effective intervention strategies to help every student succeed. The author thoroughly explores the major components of literacy, providing an overview of pertinent research, suggested methods and tools for diagnosis and assessment, intervention strategies and activities, and technology applications to increase students' skills. Discussions throughout focus on the needs of English learners, offering appropriate instructional strategies and tailored teaching ideas to help both teachers and their students. Several valuable appendices include assessment tools, instructions and visuals for creating and implementing the book's more than 150 instructional strategies and activities, and other resources.
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Magazines for Libraries

Author: Cheryl Laguardia,Bill Katz,Linda Sternberg Katz

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781600300967

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 1101

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Cybersecurity for Kids Puzzle Book

Fun Learning Cyber Security Basics Through Word Searches, Crosswords, Cryptograms, Logic Puzzles, Coloring, and More

Author: Puzzle Punk Books

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781672121705

Category:

Page: 94

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Looking for a fun way to learn or teach cybersecurity? Whether for yourself or a young person in your life, this one-of-a-kind puzzle book will also transform the puzzle-solver into someone who understands the fundamentals of cybersecurity. You'll be better off than 99.99% of the rest of the population! And you'll be ready to take your knowledge and skills to the next level with whatever you choose to do next. YOU WILL LEARN through a wide variety of 25+ puzzles and activities Essential terms in cybersecurity Computer hardware overview Computer software overview Cybersecurity practices and principles An industry-recognized cybersecurity framework Top 10 countries that are sources of cybercrime attacks Top 10 countries that are victims of cybercrime attacks How to create (and solve) a cybersecurity algorithm (aka cipher) To encourage the pursuit of an education or career in cybersecurity, there are also puzzles specifically on: School subjects every cybersecurity professional needs to study Jobs in cybersecurity Relevant and practical skills for cybersecurity that are fostered through these puzzles include: fault detection network tracing threat avoidance memory recall encryption deciphering logical reasoning analytical thinking password integrity threat detection strategic thinking mental endurance concentration creativity geography What types of puzzles and activities are here for your enjoyment and mental exercise, you are wondering? Take a look at this long list! cryptograms word searches mazes crosswords words scrambles sudoku find the defect (spot the difference) coloring BONUS SECTION FOR GROUP PLAY: This book also features a set of paper-based two-player games. Hacker Hide And Seek (a fun version of the popular ocean warships game) 3-D Tic Tac Toe Dots and Boxes You can photocopy those pages to make as many copies as you like. The pages are full-size high-quality white paper (8.5x11"). Most puzzles are single-sided in order to minimize bleed-through or puncturing into other puzzles. WHY THIS BOOK IS SPECIAL Cybersecurity is important enough that everyone with a computer and internet connection should have a basic understanding of it. Why spend lots of money and time on boring online courses, text books, or lectures when you can learn much of that here? (You'll be surprised how informed you or your child will become compared to everyone else.) Best of all, this requires no batteries, no electricity, and no staring at a computer screen! Considering the number of hours this book will keep someone occupied while they learn about cybersecurity, you'll realize that this cybersecurity puzzle book for kids is one of the smartest investments you've ever made as a practical and effective educational resource. Answers are provided in the back. The information in this book comes from recognized and respected sources in cybersecurity such as the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and several industry leaders. Puzzle Punk Books exists to create puzzle books that bring a (slightly) punk attitude into the world. This means we enjoy challenging the status quo and making people see the world in a new way, through puzzles. Click our name to see our passionately created list of other products. Thank you for your purchase.
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Contemporary Issues in Curriculum

Author: Allan C. Ornstein,Edward Pajak,Stacey B. Ornstein

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 470

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Balanced yet eclectic in its approach,Contemporary Issues in Curriculumreflects the emergent trends in the field of curriculum. The fourth edition of this issues-oriented collection offers 40 articles by the major thinkers in curriculum study. Designed for students in curriculum, instruction, administration, and teacher education, it explores the issues that affect implementation, planning, and evaluation of curriculum at all levels of learning. The editors have organized the collection into six Parts: Curriculum and Philosophy, Curriculum and Teaching, Curriculum and Learning, Curriculum and Instruction, Curriculum and Supervision, and Curriculum and Policy. The readings reflect both traditionally held beliefs and those that are more controversial in nature, providing students and practitioners the opportunity to investigate the breadth of issues that affect curriculum and to access such information in a single source. Readers are encouraged to examine and debate these issues, to formulate their own ideas, and to shape what direction the field of curriculum should take. The fourth edition features 14 new articles, by such leading scholars asJohnGoodlad, Linda Darling-Hammond, Evans Clinchy, Andrew Gitlin, Stacey Ornstein, Geneva Gay, David Perkins, Harry Wong, Frank Levy, Richard Murnane, Robert Slavin, Allan Odden, Richard Rothstein, Alan Ornstein, and Edward Pajak.
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