letting students sort individually. The program “Words Their Way,” uses this method to teach
spelling. According to Gentry (2004), “this method of word sorting cannot function as a spelling
program, because there is too much word-specific...
4. What are some important points to remember about teaching spelling? The key points
addressed are spelling must be taught, it must be individualized to meet the needs of the
students and it must be taught across the curriculum. Teachers...
many forms of assessments with their program. There are diagnostic tests, formative and
summative tests and measurements to allow for progress monitoring (Gentry, 2012). If mastery
is not met, these tests inform the teacher of where re-teaching...
Use combined knowledge of all letter-sound correspondences, syllabication patterns, and
morphology (e.g., roots and affixes) to read accurately unfamiliar multi-syllabic words in
context and out of context.
Fluency: Read with sufficient...
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...
1.1 Background of the study
The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) reported that in 2007, there were
206,884 complaints made and it is equivalent to $239 million loss [Wol09]. This figure
indicates how big the loss is,...
Introduction- Nature of the Problem
Every year students enter kindergarten with varying ability levels and with an array of
educational backgrounds. While several students have attended a preschool or received some
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....
ENGAGING SECONDARY STUDENTS IN MATHEMATICS WITH PROJECTS
CREATED BY IMPLEMENTING HOWARD GARDNER’S MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES
In the last couple of decades emphasis has been placed on Howard Gardner’s multiple
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discovered that the books may be for children on one level, but on other levels they speak to
older students and adults” (Spicer, 2003, p. 5).
According to Furner, Yahya, and Duffy (2005) there are benefits of using literature...
complained when anything they were required to accomplish took more time than they thought it
Students’ understanding of math was very interesting. Pupils leaned towards disagreeing
with the statement, “Math brings out my...
I discovered through interviews that the majority of the students involved in the creative
project preferred working in groups. Allowing students to choose the group members exhibited
excitement. Explaining the assignments...
11 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
COURSES OF STUDY.
The Branch Normal School offers two courses of study.
1. The first three years of the regular four years' course leading to a Normal certificate.
2. A Preparatory Course for students over...
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...
Furthermore, digital forensics community also expresses their concerns on the
need of an organization or body that can monitor the accreditation of a digital forensics
programs that currently or will be available in the market [Rog04]. When...
say that educators “should understand that linguistic barriers, diverse social practices, and a
multiplicity of assumptions, beliefs, and perceptions contribute to difficult discourse” (p. 353).
Therefore, linking academic learning...
12 SOUTHERN BRANCH OF THE
good knowledge of the principal river and mountain systems of the globe; a good knowledge of the principal capes, islands, gulfs, bays, seas, etc., of the globe; the chief industries and products of the principal...
12 SOUTHERN BRANCH
teach in the public schools of the State; and in the event of such students discontinuing their studies at the University before graduation, they shall be required to pay to the University the amount of registration or...
12 SOUTHERN BRANCH.
The student's knowledge of the use of capital letters and punctuation marks and his ability to compose good sentences will be tested by a short article to be written at the time of examination.
He must be prepared to...