this group; cooked and sold many hot dinners. The canning project was continued, which required many long hours of their time and labor. Board released in 1942. Zelma Muir, president; Pauline Firmage and Lydia Smith, counselors ; Jennie Tanner,...
Branch Agricultural College (Cedar City, Utah); Southern Utah University -- History
Bacian staff of 1948. Staff members include: Glory Spendlove (editor), Gayle Anderson and Hope Harding (associate editors), Paul Roberts and Glen Jorgenson (business managers), Margaret Hunter (art business manager), Klien Rollo (sports editor),...
Excerpts from Cedar City Council Minutes Jan. 3, 1966.. .The City Council met in the Court Room of the City and County Building a t high noon, for the purpose of swearing in the new Mayor and Councilmen. The Oath of Office was administered by Kumen...
Excerpts from Cedar City Council Minutes Jan. 7 , 1982.. .Regular meeting. Present: Mayor Robert Linford; City Manager. Joe Melling; City Attorney, Robert Braithwaite; City Treasurer, Marilyn Prince; Councilmen: Harold Hiskey, Lee Fife, Jack...
Sept. 1 , 1 9 8 3 . . .Tom Cardon made a motion that the City Attorney prepare a resolution, to be sent to the President of the United States and Legislators from the State of Utah. indicating that Cedar City i s appalled at the action of Russia in...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
1959, announced that John "was appointed this week to the Sunday School General Board by General Superintendent George R. Hill." After a biographical sketch, the article continued: "Supt. Hill said Elder...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
in Indians, gave him a piece of black Indian pottery. He was extremely proud of his Indian pot, and it marked the beginning of his lifelong hobby of collecting Indian artifacts (now housed in the Chase Fine...
Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.); Rafting (Sports)--Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
everyone did, where they were from, who they were, how they stood state-wise, and what they looked like. The last two we could remember, but the rest had to be relearned at later meetings. As we paused in Provo, two cute girls in red bandana...
11. Do siblings in the
home help each other
12. What types of reading
materials do you have in
the home? (Circle all that
Newspapers Books Other
13. Where do you...
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction 1
Chapter 2: Literature Review 7
The Successful and Unsuccessful Student 7
Hardships and Solutions of Math Homework 10
Effective Math Teachings 14
The Importance of Communication between Schools,...
Table of Tables
Table 1: Percentage Improvement on Basic Skills Test 34
Table 2: Individual Student Improvement on Homework Assignments 35
Table 3: Percentage Growth on Daily Bell-Work 36
Table 4: Percentage Improvement on Unit Assessments...
Definition of terms
Academic Achievement: Students being able to perform independently at grade
Basic Skills Test: The Basic Skills Test is an assessment measuring a student’s
understanding as it pertains to math fundamentals...
Another important contributing factor to the success or failure of a student is the
level of involvement parents provide in the home. Even as children transition through the
middle school ages “Parents continue to be an important source of...
student attitudes regarding the homework, and lack of time to prepare effective
assignments. Students simply do not like homework. The time homework requires, cuts
into their extracurricular activities and downtime away from school.
A lack of...
When teachers inaccurately or inadvertently give assignments that do not reach
the intended learning, there is a chance of doing more harm than good for a student’s
attitude towards the subject (Michael, 2007). Math homework is assigned to...
parents end up doing the bulk of the homework assignments in order to simply just get it
done (Simplicio, 2005).
Policies and practices that have formed consistent positive results regarding math
homework are: “(a) Homework must help students...
Percentage improvement on basic skills test from end of 5th grade to the end of 1st quarter
of 6th grade
Basic Skills Test
Student A Student B Student C Student D
Percentage improvement 1.0 7.0 -1.0 -3.0
On basic skills test
Figure 2. Daily Homework Assignments
Individual Student Improvement On Homework Assignments Over Three Units Of Math
Daily Homework Assignments
Student A Student B student C Student C
Percentage improvement 41.0 62.0 45.0...
The researcher assigned daily homework assignments intended to reinforce the
math concept learned that day. While recording and analyzing the homework
assignments of the students studied, the researcher made some...
assignments and watch their grade climb, they began to carry with them a concern for
their grades that had not been there before. Once each student saw that they could
succeed with the researcher helping them at the end of the day, they their...