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    • S-dugway

    • Branch Normal School--Cedar City (Utah)--History; Maple Canyon (Iron County, Utah); Bulloch, Rob Will; Jensen, Oliver; Carrigan, Byron
    • "On the west side of the S-Dugway (Head of Maple Canyon). Rob Will Bulloch in the foreground and Oliver Jensen in the background mark two of the sharp turns on the road. This is where Carrigan got his load fanned out all over the canyon because he...
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    • 1 CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 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,...
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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 and apply comprehension strategies on their own during reading, therefore making the text more meaningful. Instruction in reading expository text must be planned and well thought out to promote student thought throughout the reading to result in...
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    • 10 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...
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    • 10 before they fell through the cracks. These students were then less likely to drop-out or quit their academic programs. The short-term interventions used included parental contact, after-school tutoring, Saturday school, lunchtime classes, and...
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    • 10 the new core standards while also using specific grammar, punctuation, phrases and clauses as required by the Core Curriculum State Standards. (Please see definitions for specifics.) Setting The setting for this study is in a regular 9th grade...
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    • 11 Limited early exposure is a factor that can easily be remedied by all teachers. Children need to experience expository texts through seeing, hearing, reading, and writing, prior to when they are expected to comprehend the material within the...
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    • 11 were significantly more satisfied with their school of choice when compared to a traditional public school parent, after five years, parental satisfaction in a charter school was only slightly different that parental satisfaction with a...
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    • 115 Analysis of Data Findings. A total of 1,185 participants took the survey. After eliminating all potential respondents who completed less than 85% of the survey and those that didn‘t meet the residency and age restrictions, 973 of the received...
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    • 117 activities with most participation (96.9%), followed closely by leisure activities such as walks, skiing, beach-lounging, etc. (91.7%) and visits to museums (91.4%). Also, many respondents participate in festivals or similar events with music...
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    • 12 (2007) attempted to help second grade students assimilate the new information they learned by utilizing Talking Drawings. In this study, students were asked to draw a picture of the topic prior to the lesson. Many of the drawings depicted...
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    • 12 for nor be able to produce (Bolan & Williams, 2008). Movies can showcase a destination‘s natural scenery, historical background, and culture. Austria is not exempt from this phenomenon. Since the release of The Sound of Music in 1965, many...
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    • 12 literacy has been studied for better understanding and practice but there has not been as much attention to those adolescents who still struggle with content-area reading. One particular study by Denton, Wexler, Vaughn, and Bryan (2008) was...
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    • 12 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 objectives to...
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    • 120 Chapter 7 HTML have just completed, using the appropriate con-tent for the new page. When saving the page in Notepad, give it the name you used in the anchor tag of the first page. For example “fish.html,” “water.html,” etc. STYLE SHEET 16. Now...
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    • 121 Learning with Sty{e Learning Style VerballLinguistic: Mathematical/logistical VIsual/Spatial Ii Bodily/Kinesthetic Musical/Rhythmic A Interpersonal Inlrapersonal Strategies READ notes. SEE the words as you SAY the text out loud. HEAR your study...
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    • 132 Chapter 7 HTML This rule would set the color of all level three headings in our web page to the color blue. The rule has two basic parts the “selector” and the “declaration.” The selector is the part before the left curly brace and the...
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    • 134 Chapter 7 HTML Here is a list of a few style sheet rules: { color: value } - refer to the section on color { background: url(file name) } - the URL may be just the name of the file or it may be a complete URL including the domain name {...

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