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    • 1 Best Spelling Practices in Classroom Instruction Chapter 1 - Introduction There are many challenges that face educators regarding how to effectively teach spelling. Gentry stated, “Spelling really does matter and that, as educators, we need to...
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    • 1 Chapter 1 Introduction Nature of the problem There is a tremendous amount of pressure placed upon students and teachers to achieve proficient scores on end of level math testing. High expectations dealing with math have created many different...
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    • 1 Chapter 1 Introduction Our world, and surrounding environment, is nearly all technology based. Using modern technology in a classroom environment seems inevitable. The main issues of this research study are whether the use of technology truly...
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    • 1 Chapter 1 Introduction Reading is an essential tool for existence in our modern society. While some children and adults struggle with learning basic reading concepts, a common problem of reading reluctance exists in classrooms across the nation....
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    • 1 Chapter 1 Introduction – Nature of the Problem It is well known that students go through what is commonly referred to as “the fourth grade slump.” Research presented by Hall, Sabey, & McClellan (2005) and Fang (2008) has shown that this “slump”...
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    • 10 Education, 2010). According to Education Week, the majority of Hispanic and Black males in Utah do not graduate from high school with a standard diploma (Utah Education Facts, 2011). The percentage of dropouts among Hispanic individuals is three...
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    • 10 physical activity throughout the day tend to show increased brain function, higher concentration levels, higher energy levels, increases self-­‐esteem and better behavior which may all support cognitive learning (Cocke, 2002). This increase in cog...
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    • 11 & Solomon, 2006). There are many parents that feel competition in PE and lower grades of elementary needs to be eliminated altogether to foster feelings of comfort and safety so more students will participate and have a positive...
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    • 11 A major function that aided in student achievement is the ability for the students to see previous pages from prior lessons or lectures and the ability to link previous lessons to a new concept or new lesson (Knight, 2005, p. 14). The ability...
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    • 11 Implications of Being a Reluctant Reader When a student is a reluctant reader in elementary school, they miss out on the benefits of the natural flow of reading progression. According to Louisa Moats (2009), “At second and third grade, students...
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    • 11 in their first language (L1); however, this is not always the case. Cooter (2006) describes the American Idol star, Fantasia Barrino, who recently wrote a memoir entitled Life Is Not a Fairy Tale (2005) that tells of her experiences as an...
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    • 11 instruction makes use of meaningful repetition, effective instruction increases the depth of students’ vocabulary knowledge, effective instruction fosters independence” (p. 77-79). Reading Programs and Interventions Involving ELLs While...
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    • 11 LABORATORIES AND APPARATUS. The laboratories are located in the Science building. The Biological Laboratory is provided with compound microscopes, dissecting microscopes, accessory instruments, and chemical reagents. The dissecting...
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    • 11 on physical education may result in small gains in academic achievement and Grade Point Average. Observations show a positive connection between academic performance and physical activity, but not physical fitness. This meaning that a child’s phys...
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    • 11 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL. and the histological work is conducted along the most approved lines and the best of apparatus is in use. The Physics department has all the apparatus necessary for giving a thorough course in Elementary...
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    • 11 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL. LABORATORIES AND APPARATUS. The Laboratories are located in the Science Building. The biological laboratory is provided with compound microscopes, dissecting microscopes, accessory...
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    • 11 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL. nations. A minute knowledge of the United States, and particularly of Utah, will be required. Barnes's or Frye's Complete Geography will furnish needful preparation. ENGLISH GRAMMAR, COMPOSITION, READING...
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    • 11 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...
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    • 11 The athletic grounds are laid out, planned after the Stadium at St. Louis Exposition of 1904. LABORATORIES AND APPARATUS. The laboratories are located in the Science building. The Biological Laboratory is provided...
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    • 11 The buildings are thoroughly modern in every respect, being commodious, well lighted, and provided with the best system of heating and ventilation. The athletic grounds are laid out, planned after the Stadium at St. Louis...

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