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Learning in detail about the different learning styles created by Howard Gardner
increased my desire to implement the strategies that have been proven to help students learn to
the best of their abilities. Even though at times I feel frustrated...
The use of media as a form of tourism advertising has been a popular topic of
interest in recent years. Tourism can be generated by books, movies, TV shows and
every level of cultural activity. The media greatly affects what...
1995). These deficits may contribute to the fact that Hispanic students, with relatively few
exceptions, have had the highest high-school dropout rate of any group in the United States from
1972-2007. High School student dropouts from the low...
Implications of Being a Reluctant Reader
When a student is a reluctant reader in elementary school, they miss out on the benefits of
the natural flow of reading progression. According to Louisa Moats (2009), “At second
and third grade,...
Nolen, J. L. (2003). Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom. Education (Chula Vista, Calif.),
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Overholt, J., Aaberg, N., & Lindsey, J. (1990). Math stories for problem solving success. West
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Your child is being invited to take part in a research study to encourage an interest in
mathematics. The study will include real life math problems integrating Howard Gardner’s
multiple intelligences. For...
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...
successfully have a significantly higher community participation rate at cultural, intellectual,
athletic, and artistic events (Steinkamp, 1998, 34-59). Additionally, town-gown studies suggest
that community members who have benefited from a...
Motivating Reluctant Readers
Finding the “magic potion” to motivate engagement in a young reader is
important. “Learning requires active student engagement in classroom activities and
interaction—engaged students are motivated for...
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...
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future academic failure. Reaching out to reluctant readers and instilling the desire to
experience reading as a form of pleasure and enjoyment is the constant quest of the
classroom teacher. While no two reluctant readers are exactly alike, one...
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The building is situated on Normal School Hill, near the outskirts of +he city. Part of the campus has been prepared for baseball, basketball, croquet.' and similar games, while other parts...
work together with the musicians in a school by playing geometry musically (Cooper and
Interpersonal learning includes cooperating with others, learning from each other, sharing
and comparing ideas. The learner also...
Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah); School yearbooks
20's. The 1920 class is the second largest ever to enter Murdock in the history of the instituion. There were 83 enrolled at the beginning of the year. A few dropped out, but at the beginning of the second semester, there were enough added to...