Chemistry is "the study of matter and the changes it undergoes" (Buthelezi, Dingrando,
Hainen, Wistrom & Zike, 2008, p. 4). Almost everything studied by scientists involves matter.
Since this is the case, it is crucial to...
Reading is an essential tool for existence in our modern society. While some
children and adults struggle with learning basic reading concepts, a common problem of
reading reluctance exists in classrooms across the nation....
In the religious classroom students interact with each other in a unique way that differs from that of a normal classroom experience. The nature of a religious course fosters an environment in which students have many opportunities...
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and contributed to the projects showcased on these pages.
Considerable appreciation is due to
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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...
Gardening Association (Blair, 2009). School gardens surged particularly in urban school
districts because researchers found that “non-White students from financially unstable
backgrounds who [were] not regularly exposed to open green spaces...
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...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
scrollwork, featuring commanding portraits of Joseph Smith, Hymm Smith, Brigham Young, Wilford Woodruff, and John Taylor, and with six brass lamps hanging from this elaborate ceiling," the beautiful tall...
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...
standards with the universities of their state. Since these two scenarios are unlikely, this project
compares and evaluates different state standards to attempt to find common standards which
most states feel are important to chemistry...
(Marzano, et al., 2001, p. 82). The bodily/kinesthetic learner has “specific physical skills such as
coordination, balance, dexterity, strength, flexibility, and speed, as well as proprioceptive, tactile,
and haptic capacities” (Armstrong,...
similarly was sentence structure. In the framework of this study, this is not surprising; the hard
rules of grammar are the same, regardless of culture or other human factors.
AES System Perceptions
In a study asking whether MyAccess! users...
CP1 When you visit an international destination, how important are the
following when on vacation? I put a high priority on having a
strong image of the destination when thinking...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
when we think of John and think of one word to describe him we think of integrity. Then we think well yes, but honorable, and then we'd think about his middle name Sterling and then we'd think about kindly,...
categorized as a high-poverty, Title I school, with all of the students qualifying for free lunch (B.
Moser, personal communication, October 8, 2010).
Research has shown that there can be positive growth in reading achievement when
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...