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a study of common minerals, their physical and chemical characteristics and methods of determination, with special attention given to the common rock-forming minerals and their associations in the more common rocks....
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trict schools. Through laboratory work, dissecting, microscopic examinations, and drawing, the student is made familiar with the lower forms of animal life, and obtains an insight into their relation to the higher forms...
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Zoology. This is a thoroughly practical course designed to prepare the student for efficient work as a teacher of science in the district schools. Through laboratory work,...
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Elementary Physics. Recitations and laboratory work. The recitations are accompanied by numerous lecture-table experiments, which fully illustrate the subject matter of the lessons....
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General Chemistry. An elementary course in General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis. The theories and principles of chemistry are treated in detail in connection with the study of the non-metallic elements. The...
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lower forms of animal life, and obtains an insight into their relation to the higher forms by a comparative study. The influence of environment is discussed at some length.
In classification, types of the main...
The laws of Psychology are referred to in this work simply as a basis for the teaching art. The student must work out a course of instruction for some grade or grades of the public schools. A series of...
This course is especially valuable to young people preparing for teaching.
HISTORY OF EDUCATION.
This will consist of discussion and topical studies on the different ideas of education, for the...
Naglieri, Kaufman, & Kavale, 2004, p. 6). However, many see the current IQ-achievement
discrepancy manner of classification of students into a learning disability category as flawed.
Vellutino, Scanlon, and Lyon (2000) found that IQ-achievement...
the National Research Council Study determined the classification of special education should be
considered to be valid based on the following criterion: 1) the general education program is high
quality and provides adequate learning, 2) the...
reading” (p. 283). They continue to explain “the assessments should be sufficiently sensitive to
small changes in the student’s reading performance” (Mesmer & Mesmer, 2008, p. 283). Besides
indicating student growth, progress monitoring...
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...
modifications to assist the learner. Before making a referral, the teacher had the benefit of talking
with other professionals, one of which being the special educator, to determine ways to enhance
her own teaching and begin adapting and...
Foorman, B. R., & Torgesen, J. (2001). Critical elements of classroom and small-group
instruction promote reading success in all children. Learning Disabilities Research &
Practice, 16(4), 203–212.
Fuchs, D., & Fuchs, L. S., (2006)....
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spectrum, but at such an ambiguous position they were identified as having a Pervasive
Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified, or PDD NOS.
The myriads of combinations of characteristics have made students...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
self-esteem should rise. Thus, as a result of this project, parents and teachers should
observe improved self-esteem in participants.
Participants and Setting
Those who were chiefly impacted by the study were two...
3. The information literate student retrieves information online or in person using a variety
of methods. Outcomes Include:
a. Uses various search systems to retrieve information in a variety of formats
b. Uses various classification...
include items such as country of origin, race, and the nature of their immigration. In fact,
differences among Hispanic groups are often greater than differences found between Hispanic
and non-Hispanic populations (Espinosa, 1995). Other...
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preference for autocratic leadership (p < .01). Therefore, Hypothesis 2 is supported by the results of this investigation.
Hypothesis 4 is similar to the prediction of Hypothesis 2. Hypothesis 4 states that...