From Campw to Courtroom
Clegg, Anderson Dixon, Marl D. Gibson, Harry Goldberg, Thorit P. Hatch, John E. Ireland. Udell R. Jensen, Bartly C. McDonough, John Stuart McMaster, Harry Metos, Lee S. Nebeker. John had met J. Stuart McMaster at the...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
social thinking interventions as opposed to social skills interventions. Social thinking
interventions promoted the teaching of the “why” behind behaviors without targeting and
rewarding individual isolated social...
of how Purcell-Gates (1995) provided reading intervention for Donny in exchange for
documentation and careful examination of literacy development through the social and cultural
perspectives of a family from the “white underclass, a minority...
the intelligences. Spreadsheets, previously discussed as a preference for the mathematical/logical
learner, created on the computer, are common activities used in many math classrooms. An
example of an activity using a spreadsheet is “students...
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represents a set of factors designed to combat crises and lessen the actual damage inflicted by the crisis,” (Coombs, 1999, p. 4).
“A crisis is a major occurrence with a potentially negative outcome affecting an...
nail machines and intend to make our own nails. We have spent $20,000 dollars to make iron and, if those engaged in the business had not had the devil in them, we should have made good iron before now.' Mormon constmction activities were hampered...
What little was eamed in the way of cash was promptly used to purchase consumer goods, pay the transportation of immigrants, and buy supplies and equipment for farms and shops. There was a real scarcity of money i Utah. The task of the tithing...
cognates is beneficial. All of these activities produce strong effects in mastery of targeted words,
and smaller, but significant gains in comprehension of the selected text (Goldenberg, 2008).
Other research supports the findings that...
is the firm belief that parental engagement makes a significant difference to
educational outcomes and that parents have a key role to play in raising
educational standards. In summary, the more engaged parents are in the
education of their...
discovery that emerged from this qualitative study were the differences in the amounts of literacy
activities that took place per hour. For example, even though these families were all from low-
SES backgrounds, researchers categorized them into...
(Marzano, et al., 2001, p. 82). The bodily/kinesthetic learner has “specific physical skills such as
coordination, balance, dexterity, strength, flexibility, and speed, as well as proprioceptive, tactile,
and haptic capacities” (Armstrong,...
c. Reviews information retrieval sources used and expands to include others as
The information literate student, individually or as a member of a group, uses information
effectively to accomplish a specific...
Schools have changed in recent years from a control to a reward culture. The
problem with this “reward inflation”, that is, rewards, like thrill rides, fireworks,
and special film effects, need to be constantly upgraded to impact....
when they enter school compared to children from poor HLEs. However, those children from
low-SES families and ethnic backgrounds had the most variability of literacy experiences in the
home environment. “Relating these profiles to SES and...
outdoor activity engages students, where nature is the manipulative, resulting in reviewing
concepts like ratios, proportions, percents, measurements and random sampling while addressing
the bodily/kinesthetic and naturalist...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
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A common interpretation of the link between low parental knowledge and
child/adolescent problem behavior is that parents, by actively monitoring the
nature of their adolescents’ activities and companions, are better able to intervene,
Furthermore, Marinak and Gambrill have suggested that books as rewards for increased
reading are a gratifying, successful reward for students.
Specifically, when offering extrinsic rewards for reading, books are less
undermining to intrinsic...
couples in regards to their religious participation and marital commitment. They found that the
personal commitment of both husbands and wives are positively related to church attendance.
Structural commitment is also significantly...