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Applying Cognitive Theories to Learning in Team-based Environment
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
To use jigsaw (cooperative) learning techniques in teaching is only part of the job in regards to differentiated instruction. When you consider the cognitive theories for learning, then team-based learning groups becomes even more exciting. This paper opens up cognitive theories with valid research and applies the learning to a real classroom.
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Inside Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts, you’ll discover ways to… * Implement an aggressive independent reading program * Demystify the writing process for students and new teachers * Challenge your students with Vertical Peer Editing * Reflect on student growth with a Summative Portfolio
Introduction to Teaching Overseas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A preparation and survival guide for anyone thinking about teaching overseas.
Hopscotch Challenges: Learn to Code on an iPad!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
This is an eBook of challenges for students to complete using the free iPad app, Hopscotch. Hopscotch can be used to introduce students to basic concepts of software coding and computational thinking, since it uses a "block based" programming language similar to "Scratch software from MIT. (scratch.mit.edu)
Teacher Tidbits: 59 Nuggets of Wisdom For Any Teacher
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Because teachers deserve encouragement, this book contains 59 bite sized tips that any teacher can use.
Making Education Work
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
Did you ever have a teacher who inspired you to be more than you thought you could be? What did that teacher do to inspire? Was it something that a standardized test could expose? Teachers play a vital role in all of society. They deserve our appreciation; they do not deserve to be treated as scapegoats for all of society’s problems.
My Friend James Has Autism!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
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This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player is a good book for anyone wishing to improve their Scrabble skills. Whether you are a novice player wishing to improve your game or a veteran player looking for a tweak here and there or just looking for a new perspective of the game, Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player has something for everyone.
Who's Teaching Who? Stories of hope and lessons learned in my first 10 years of teaching
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Price: Free! Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by a national award-winning and National Board Certified teacher, this book is filled with inspiring stories of students overcoming adversity as well as helpful tips on how to survive the stress of teaching, and get results from even the most challenging students!
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China covers the differences, the benefits and drawbacks, of going to work for a public school or training school in China. It will help you decide which one appeals to you more and outlines the visa requirements and qualifications you'll need to work for these places.
Hosea - A guide for those led to teach the book of Hosea - FREE VERSION
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Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophets
This Spirit led study of Hosea gives you all of the tools necessary to lead your Bible study, small group, or entire congregation on a journey that will change them forever. Hosea offers us a glimpse of the unfathomable depth of God's love for us and the lengths to which He will go to demonstrate it. Are we willing to turn and embrace Him?
Quotations to Inspire Transformation
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Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
What slogans have inspired us? What quotes have stuck in our collective consciousness? What moved a nation or a Congress to change direction? That's what we hope to provide parents, students, teachers, directors and anyone who cares about schools.
Improve Your Handwriting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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The written word is as important as the spoken word for communication. However, many people are ashamed of the way they write. They try to hide their handwriting. Spare a few minutes and change the way you write in the days, months and years ahead. You may be young or old, but irrespective of your age this ebook is sure to bring a smile on your face the next time you write.
Lapbooking Made Easy
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Series: Helps from a Homeschool Mom of 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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A lapbook is a portable project filled with pictures and other neat information about a topic. It's a great hands-on way for students to start learning about a topic, or to wrap up a study. But many teachers/parents are intimidated by where to begin with these great resources. Our goal is to take the unknown out of lapbooking and show you how easy it is to incorporate lapbooks.
My Sister's Keeper: High School Comprehension Questions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Attention high school English teachers!!! My Sister's Keeper is a novel that will engage your students and help them reach the state standards. These questions are written based on Bloom's Taxonomy and range from basic recall questions to higher level thinking. Questions are well-rounded and have been successfully used by high school teachers.
Multiplication Made Easy: Rhyming Visuals to Quickly Learn Multiplication Tables for Kids!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
Here is a fast, fun and easy way for kids to learn the multiplication table beginning with number 2 and running through 9 that does not rely on rote memorization! Flashcards for 2-9 Included! Includes two FREE bonus resources for learning the multiplication tables by heart!
Reframing Labels in the Field of Special Education
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Reframing Labels in the Field of Special Education is written by Learning Specialist Meredith Resnick, M.Ed & MA. The author explores the purpose behind reframing how special education labels are used and viewed and offers methods for this reframing movement. In addition, she provides strategies, both technological and traditional, for empowering and assisting students with labels.
What Is Being A Substitute Teacher Really Like?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by a woman with experience as a teacher, and a substitute teacher, this book is a must read for anyone considering entering the profession. Honest and straightforward, Ms. Provines shares both the pros and cons of being a substitute teacher.
Sensory Integration Strategies, Sensory Strategies for Home and School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Have you ever wondered why some children can’t sit still in class? It's called Sensory Integration. Although everyone processes sensory information, we interpret sensory information differently from one another, and unfortunately, the way we process this information can sometime interfere with our ability to learn… this is called Sensory Integration Disorder. Watch this DVD to learn more.
How To Choose A Good Math Tutor
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You set the price! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
The author is an experienced math tutor with a Ph.D. in education and has a California secondary teaching credential in math. She presents questions which a person should use to help select a good math tutor.