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    • Effects of a Teacher-Developed, Mainstream Classroom Vocabulary Intervention on Improving Reading Test Scores for English Language Learners and Students Below Grade-Level Reading Proficiency in Sixth Grade A Thesis submitted to Southern Utah...
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    • iii Abstract This study investigated the effectiveness of a reading vocabulary intervention implemented in a mainstream classroom with middle school students. Participants were 25 students in sixth grade who were either ELLs or below grade-level...
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    • o Strongly Agree o Agree o Disagree o Strongly Disagree I have time to read all that students write.* o Strongly Agree o Agree o Disagree o Strongly Disagree I have been given training on iPads.* o Strongly Agree o Agree o Disagree o Strongly...
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    • o 3 o 4 o 5 How many days a week do you handwrite in Language Arts? * o 1 o 2 o 3 o 4 o 5 How many days a week do you write on an iPad in Language Arts? * o 1 o 2 o 3 o 4 o 5 What do students handwrite?* Check all that apply o Journals o Essays o...
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    • 12 The researchers found there were some students who really enjoyed the project and learned a lot from it and those who completed it just for the grade. The researchers suggested that the project was most beneficial if the student could really...
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    • Chapter 1 Introduction Over the years, there has been an influx of non-English speaking individuals in the United States. These individuals come from a variety of backgrounds and cultures. They include immigrants, refugees, and international...
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    • 2 beginning-of-the-year to their mid-year scores on the Group Reading Assessment and Diagnostic Evaluation (GRADE) to determine if the vocabulary intervention was a successful tool for helping them improve in reading achievement. Research...
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    • 3 Chapter 2 Literature Review The focus of this literature review was on adolescent ELLs in terms of reading struggles and comprehension in the American mainstream classroom and what can be done in the classroom to help meet their current needs. In...
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    • 5 disadvantage compared to fellow classmates who are native English speakers. “These students are not only required to compete with native speakers of English with respect to academic or literacy related language skills, they must also acquire the...
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    • Strongly Agree 0 0% Agree 0 0% Disagree 4 67% Strongly Disagree 2 33% I have been given training on iPads. Strongly Agree 0 0% Agree 3 50% Disagree 2 33% Strongly Disagree 1 17% I have been given training on implementing iPads in my classroom. 59
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    • 6 with but the expectation is still there for them to pass all required tests at grade level as set forth by agencies at the local, state, and national levels. Literacy and Vocabulary Unfortunately, according to Kamil (2003), more than 25 percent...
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    • 18 Instrumentation The data were collected through quantitative measures. I relied on the use of pre-treatment and post-treatment surveys. I used an adaptation of the Universal Encouragement Program (UEP) survey that our counselor has included on...
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    • Journals 3 27% Essays 5 45% Other 3 27% What do students type? Journals 0 0% Essays 6 67% Other 3 33% Which online types of writing do you use in your classroom Journals 0 0% Essays 5 71% Other 2 29% 63
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    • 10 learning disabilities or those who just struggle in general. Many of these students also have difficulty understanding vocabulary as it relates to their world. Effective Instruction Finding the best programs and the most effective means of...
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    • resources already out there. I use the iPad mostly with reading. Students can look up information and books or articles of interest and they can read narrative texts easily there. I use the iPads mostly with writing. Even in the reading class, we...
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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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    • EFFECTS OF BACKGROUND MUSIC 2 once stated that, “Music cleanses the understanding; inspires it, and lifts it into a realm which it would not reach if it were left to itself ("The quote garden," 2012). Music therapy has been used for many different...
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    • 1 Chapter 1 Introduction Our world, and surrounding environment, is nearly all technology based. Using modern technology in a classroom environment seems inevitable. The main issues of this research study are whether the use of technology truly...
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    • 13 ELLs as well as on EO students. As they set forth with different reading components, their study did confirm that the implementation of the vocabulary intervention in the mainstream classroom positively influenced both ELLs and EO students...

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