Buddies

Author: Pia Hansen Powell
Publisher: Eye On Education
ISBN: 9781930556157
Format: PDF
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This book provides opportunities for older and younger children in different grades to work together on standards-based activities. It contains over 40 lessons in which elementary school students of different ages can learn together. Each activity can be assigned as a special project or as part of an organized program in which teachers work together on a regular basis. For each activity, you will be provided with: - standards -- reading, writing, or mathematics - assessment rubrics - student handouts, ready for photocopying - to help you assess your students objectively and confidently, about a quarter of the lessons are accompanied by samples of student work along with its score and an explanation of why the work deserved that score.

Buddies

Author: Pia Hansen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317919750
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This book provides opportunities for older and younger children in different grades to work together on standards-based activities. It contains over 40 lessons in which elementary school students of different ages can learn together. Each activity can be assigned as a special project or as part of an organized program in which teachers work together on a regular basis. For each activity, you will be provided with: standards -- reading, writing, or mathematics, and assessment rubrics, student handouts, ready for photocopying. To help you assess your students objectively and confidently, about a quarter of the lessons are accompanied by samples of student work along with its score and an explanation of why the work deserved that score.

Assessing and Teaching Reading Composition and Writing K 3

Author: K. Michael Hibbard
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317919556
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The performance tasks in this book are linked directly to instructional strategies and include holistic rubrics, analytic rubrics, and assessment lists. They can be photocopied and distributed to your students.

Varied Voices

Author: Linda Lonon Blanton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136504427
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"I can say with certainty that this book will add a compelling sense of depth and texture to the existing body of research in first and second language literacy." --Patricia Richard-Amato, California State University at Los Angeles Varied Voices is an ethnographic study of language and literacy learning in a culturally and linguistically diverse Moroccan school. There, children and teachers turn classrooms into social spaces as they work to build learning communities. Suitable for MATESOL courses and in-service training, Varied Voices is a must-read for all instructors working with language minority students at the elementary and secondary school levels.

Kindergarten Readiness

Author: Nancy L. Cappelloni
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452284385
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Put children on a path to success! Filled with photos and tools for practice, this is one of the rare resources to combine the latest research with immediately useable ideas and professional development support to help you equip our youngest students for formal schooling. This ready guidebook helps you: Understand the complexities of the transition to kindergarten Implement a successful program of instruction and assessment appropriate for children with various abilities Align your lessons with Common Core kindergarten standards Assess young children’s skills and abilities Tailor your program to enrich learning for all students

Word Matters

Author: Gay Su Pinnell
Publisher: United Campus Bookshops
ISBN: 9780325000510
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Based on a "word solving" concept, offers information on designing and implementing a literacy program to help children learn about sounds, letters, and words.

Because We Can Change the World

Author: Mara Sapon-Shevin
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452271666
Format: PDF, ePub
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Change the world, one classroom at a time! Mara Sapon-Shevin skillfully blends vision statements, stories, and strategies to guide teachers in promoting social justice and creating classrooms that allow all children to experience academic success. This new edition of a highly acclaimed book: Provides a powerful vision of diverse, inclusive elementary classrooms Discusses the barriers to creating cooperative classrooms and how they can be overcome Offers activities, songs, and children’s literature that promote acceptance and understanding Includes new “Reframing Our Work” sections with reflective questions that help readers examine their own beliefs and teaching practices

Inclusive Teaching

Author: J. Michael Peterson
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Docs
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Filled with practical strategies and informed by solid theory and research, Inclusive Teaching provides teachers and other educational professionals with tools for building inclusive schools that support all learners in learning well. The authors approach inclusion using the best practices learned in their general education courses those founded on a constructivist educational philosophy and designed for diversity so that students with widely different academic, social-emotional, and sensory-physical abilities can learn together, and learn well. The latest reprint reflects IDEA 2004.