the struggling speller. The differentiation is also seen in the practice activities, games and
This program has developed a five-day scope and sequence to help students improve
their spelling skills everyday. On day one, the...
Support from the
C. Charles Jackson Foundation
has made this publication possible
and contributed to the projects showcased on these pages.
Considerable appreciation is due to
Dr. Bruce H. Jackson
brucehjackson@ gma il.com
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The Internet and the Web
As previously mentioned, HTML was developed
in the early 1990s by Tim Berners-Lee who was
an independent contractor at CERN. The original
intent of HTML was to provide a means where-by
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ASSESSING YOUR LEARNING STYLE
Instructrons: For each lItatement below please rellpond with one of the five choices.
Write the numberthatbe&t dascribes you in the blank.
1 very lifIIe IlIce me 2 a IItIe liJce me 3 somewhof...
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The Internet and the Web
Referring to Figure 1.5, If only the red pixels are
illuminated, the screen will show red in that area,
the same is true for the blue and green. If no pix-els
are illuminated, the color is black and if all
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The following colors are considered web safe. Most browsers will recognize the name of these
sixteen colors as well as their hexadecimal code equivalent. When specifying these colors in a tag or
style sheet, you can...
area”(Silvermann, 2002). In fact, rote recall of sequential math steps in order to answer
math problems leads to a shallow level of understanding (Rapp, 2009).
The visual spatial learner has the same probability of being successful...
strive to more consistently implement alternate behavior interventions that are less intrusive, and
likely more effective. The use of exclusionary timeout should be used only as a last resort when
less restrictive interventions have...
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...
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,
involves working with word meaning and understanding text. Currently, “direct screenings in the
areas of vocabulary and comprehension have yet to be developed for elementary learners”
(Mesmer & Mesmer, 2008, p. 289). Fuchs and Fuchs go on to...
Research confirms that the most critical relationship regarding student achievement
remains the connection between teacher and parent. Maintaining open communications between
the teacher, the student, and the parent is crucial. Successful...
shows that math scores improved when the 8th grade math class included multiple intelligences
as part of teaching.
Knowing and understanding that an educator does not need to prepare eight different
lessons to accommodate the eight multiple...
Overview of Administration of Study
The two tests researched, the Degrees of Reading Power (DRP) and the Qualitative Reading Inventory (QRI), were chosen for various reasons. First, the researcher’s school district is...
during the interview. All participants were given a timeframe of the completion of the study and
had the opportunity to view the final results of the study.
The interviews began in early January 2012, when all Institutional Review Board...
were identified as rural, suburban, or urban. The population sample consisted of district
administrators in public suburban schools. Ten urban cities across the nation from
varying planting zones and geographical locations were selected with...
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Designing for the web in the Communica-tion
Graphics class (or any other class at
SUU) requires us to use the facilities provided
by Southern Utah University. These facilities
and resources include...
attained the mastery criterion early in the sequence of tasks (Burns &
VanDerHeyden, 2009, p. 85-86).
Having a lack of parental guidance from home concerning math had put these
four students behind their grade level concerning their basic math...
Stress is a part of every teacher’s life. The participants in this study identified many
factors adding stress to their lives. One teacher mentioned the expectation to have all students
reading on benchmark and the challenge of uncooperative...
This project has been very rewarding. I have been able to seriously evaluate my
approach to teaching chemistry and focus my efforts on preparing my students for higher level
chemistry. I was not aware of how much I was...