When Every Word Matters

Author: Dean Amory
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1291642714
Format: PDF
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The practical benefits of applying the techniques explained in ""When Every Word Matters"" go far beyond communicating with persons who are suffering from a psychosis. ""When Every Word Matters"" is about creating and expressing an attitude of empathy, which will prove useful every time when the way we see and experience things is different from the way our interlocutors do. Giving feedback, delivering bad news, dealing with unreasonable requests, criticism and complaints, conflict resolution, crisis communication, negotiating, mediating, coaching, motivating people, ... are some of the situations in which this attitude may make all the difference. The present document is a compilaton of public domain publications by the very best experts in the field? Amongst which: -Professor Tony Jonn, -Rose Mc Cabe -Stefan Priebe -Xavier Amador -Geoff Brennan -Gary Winship -Christina Theodoridou -Marshall Rosenberg -Liv Monroe -Peter M. Sandman

Word Matters

Author: Irene Fountas
Publisher: F&p Professional Books and Mul
ISBN: 9780325099774
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Fresh new cover, same great content! In 1996, Gay Su Pinnell and Irene Fountas presented Guided Reading, the most comprehensive guided reading resource ever published. Hailed for its practical, systematic approach, the book showed hundreds of thousands of teachers how to address the needs of the whole classroom as well as individual readers. Now, with the publication of Word Matters, Pinnell and Fountas offer K-3 teachers the same unparalleled support, this time focusing on phonics and spelling instruction. Word Matters presents essential information on designing and implementing a high-quality, systematic literacy program to help children learn about letters, sounds, and words. The central goal is to teach children to become "word solvers": readers who can take words apart while reading for meaning, and writers who can construct words while writing to communicate. Where similar books are narrow in focus, Word Matters presents the theoretical underpinnings and practical wherewithal of word study in three contexts: word study that includes systematically planned and applied experiences focusing on the elements of letters and words writing, including how children use phoneme-grapheme relationships, word patterns, and principles to develop spelling ability reading, including teaching children how to solve words with the use of phonics and visual-analysis skills as they read for meaning. Each topic is supported with a variety of practical tools: reproducible sheets for a word study system and for writing workshop; lists of spelling minilessons; and extensive word lists, including frequently used words, antonyms, synonyms, and more. Armed with these tools-and the tried-and-true wisdom of Gay Su Pinnell and Irene Fountas-teachers can help students develop not just the "essential skills," but also a joyful appreciation of their own literacy.

Kodikologie und Pal ographie im Digitalen Zeitalter 4

Author: Hannah Busch
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3744838773
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Der hier vorliegende vierte Band der Reihe zu Kodikologie und Paläographie im digitalen Zeitalter versammelt Beiträge aus der Forschung im interdisziplinären Schnittfeld traditioneller Geisteswissenschaften und Informatik. Er ist zugleich der Tagungsband der in den Jahren 2014 bis 2016 durchgeführten Veranstaltungsreihe "Maschinen und Manuskripte". Die 13 Beiträge aus den Bereichen der digitalen Kodikologie und Paläographie geben Einblicke in aktuelle computergestützte Forschung mit historischen Schriftzeugnissen und schließt Untersuchungen zu Bildern und zur musikalischen Notation ein. Der thematische Rahmen spannt sich dabei von der Erforschung digitalisierter Sammlungen mittels automatischer Mustererkennung über die Erfassung und Analyse von Schrift und Zeichensystemen bis zur Informationsvisualisierung von Forschungsdaten. The present fourth volume of the series on codicology and palaeography in the digital age features articles on research at the interdisciplinary intersection of the fields of traditional humanities and computer science. At the same time it represents the proceedings of the conference series "Machines and Manuscripts" held from 2014 to 2016. The 13 contributions from the field give insights on current computer aided research with historical written documents including images and musical notation. The thematic framework ranges from exploration of digitized collections to recognition and analysis of script and sign systems to information visualisation of research data.

Voices on word matters

Author: Irene C. Fountas
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN:
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A collection of sixteen articles on phonics and spelling programs, including practical advice on assessment tools, interactive writing and shared reading, and word sorting, as well as discussions of observed individual readers and entire classrooms.

Why Scripture Matters

Author: John P. Burgess
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN: 9780664257088
Format: PDF, ePub
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"John Burgess has written a book of immense help to the church in this time of great conflict and division. It is wise, probing, and highly readable. . . . A combination of authentic piety and remarkable scholarship characterize this book, which is full of concrete suggestions for persons and and congregations. --Douglas W. Oldenburg, Moderator, 210th General Assembly, Presbyterian Church (USA) and President of Columbia Theological Seminary

Evergreen A Guide to Writing with Readings

Author: Susan Fawcett
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285633164
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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With carefully crafted instruction, engaging student models, and plentiful practice exercises, this best-selling text continues to provide the most effective paragraph-essay level writing instruction available. EVERGREEN is structured around Susan Fawcett's proven MAP (model-analysis-practice) format--a careful, guiding pedagogy featuring minimal inductive instruction followed by varied practice designed to improve students' confidence and learning outcomes. Known for its superior essay coverage, EVERGREEN demonstrates each of the nine rhetorical patterns with two student sample essays (one in the third person, and one in the first person), and a graphic organizer. New to the Tenth Anniversary Edition is coverage of personal error tracking, including a new chapter, pull-out chart, and integrated exercises for each grammar and spelling chapter to help students identify, track and correct their own errors. The new edition also features an even stronger emphasis on critical thinking, with more exercises on critical thinking and viewing, and many more Teaching Tips designed to prompt critical thinking. Five new readings include selections by Jhumpa Lahiri, Malcolm Gladwell, and Ellen Goodman. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Species Matters

Author: Marianne DeKoven
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231526830
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Why has the academy struggled to link advocacy for animals to advocacy for various human groups? Within cultural studies, in which advocacy can take the form of a theoretical intervention, scholars have resisted arguments that add "species" to race, class, gender, sexuality, disability, and other human-identity categories as a site for critical analysis. Species Matters considers whether cultural studies should pay more attention to animal advocacy and whether, in turn, animal studies should pay more attention to questions raised by cultural theory. The contributors to this volume explore these issues particularly in relation to the "humane" treatment of animals and various human groups and the implications, both theoretical and practical, of blurring the distinction between "the human" and "the animal." They address important questions raised by the history of representing humans as the only animal capable of acting humanely and provide a framework for reconsidering the nature of humane discourse, whether in theory, literary and cultural texts, or current advocacy movements outside of the academy.

Heart Matters

Author: Deborah Williams-Camps
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1462885012
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Heart Matters

I Must Tell Jesus

Author: Dr. Lloyd G Fennell
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465351000
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Jesus said in John 10:11, The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly. I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for his sheep. He came to give us freedom from fear, debt, sickness, poverty, homelessness, unemployment, and anything that may prevents us from walking in the light of Gods Word. Now, whether you are a Sunday Church folk, a new believer or a longtime Christian who wants to read the message of faith, I Must Tell Jesus,will prove to you that no one has ever spoke the way that Jesus did. The Story of Jesus must be shared with every person on the face of the earth in order that each individual may have the opportunity to come to believe and follow Jesus. Christ tells us, as He told His disciples, you will be my witnesses in Jerusalelm, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth (Acts 1:8). In order to fulfill Christs command, I Must Tell Jesus is written as a tribute to my family and the family of God. Thank You!