Learning clubs (book clubs, literature circles) should be deliberate and
specifically aimed at desired learning goals. To effectively motivate reluctant readers,
teachers must help students experience autonomy in selecting interesting...
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The course gives thorough instruction in the art of singing, including voice placing, breathing, tone production, phrasing, etc., and careful training in solo...
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that done in English b, but of a much higher grade The principles of rhetoric are studied thoroly, and applied in numerous short, and frequent long compositions. The more difficult pieces of literature prescribed for entrance...
practice of grouping students by ability, interest, or another similarity and changing instructional
approaches according to each academic group’s needs (Hall, Strangman, & Meyer, 2003). This
method can be applied in whole-group or individual...
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English c. The work done in this course is a continuation of that done in English b, but of a much higher grade. The principles of rhetoric are studied thoroly, and applied in numerous short, and frequent long...
Three hours per week throughout the year. Miss Decker, Miss Leigh.
Literary Interpretation.. This course gives opportunity to forge ahead and prepare onself for an instructor in reading and interpreting the best pieces of literature....
School 6 17.89 93% 20.21%
School 8 3.47 9% 27.66%
School 3 18.805 89% 44.09%
School 4 0 89% 20.97%
School 2 0 88% 37.73%
School 10 5.55 87% 29.64%
School 5 3.78 87% 11.11%
School 1 3.38 87% 24.02%
School 7 0 85% 51.15%
School 11 12.51 78%...
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Typewriting. The work includes instruction in the care and mechanism of the typewriter; exercises in the fingering, practice in writing business letters, legal forms, specifications, tabulated statements, and general work...
Chapter 2 - Literature Review
Because of the overbearing weight of NCLB, it seems that spelling has been pushed aside
and not valued as much as reading and math. Spelling has also been lost to the use of computers
and spell checkers. Spelling...
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corporations, business papers, liens, guaranty, insurance, real estate and personal property.
Three hours per week throughout the year.
Commercial Geography. A course in Commercial Geography will be given to those who...
teachers to enter and keep track of progress monitoring, reading levels, end of level scores,
benchmark testing, tier placement test scores, and math assessment information. There was a
paper version of this same format teachers were asked to...
specifications, tabulated statements, and general work and manifold writing.
Daily throughout the year.
Business Law. This course embraces a study of the laws governing the transaction of business in the world of commerce, including a...
quired for an "American Penman" certificate is required for completing the course.
Spelling. Gives drill in words used in commercial life, and in words in common use in the usual vocations. A graduate from this two-year course can make...
DRP with an average of 7.32 out of 10. Students in this group did not find the QRI test as valid, effective, and accurate as the DRP - only 8.23 out of 10.
Overall Effectiveness of QRI Test
Among all three groups, the average rating for the...
tures are, no position, writing, no shading, and no detatching of vowels. These advantages enable the student to master the principle in a short time and to begin work from dictation early in the course.
Daily throughout the year.
Rapid Calculation. The work in Rapid Calculation makes the student able to add and multiply as rapidly as he can read figures, and to solve problems in interest, discount, bills and prices with rapidity, accuracy and ease. He learns from...
Business Law. This course embraces a study of the laws governing the transaction of business in the world of commerce, including a knowledge of contracts, sales, agency, partnership, corporations, business papers, liens, guaranty,...
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Image Editing and Preparation
In this chapter you will learn about images of
various types and how to prepare them for use
on web pages. As you work through the chapter,
you will need to use the student data files...
“revitalize interest in campus service and service-learning with a national initiative to promote
service among undergraduate students” (National Service-Learning Clearinghouse, 2008, 1).
The years 1989-1997 were also filled with national...
writing must be significant. It must be significant enough to continue looking for other answers,
or continue down the very troubling path of not assigning a sufficient amount of writing for
student, thereby perpetuating the cycle of producing...