b) Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other
information and examples related to the topic.
c) Link ideas within categories of information using words and phrases (e.g.,
another, for example, also,...
Allen Ramsey, instructor in Mathematics
tries each year to pull high school students
through geometry. An outstanding tennis
Gwendolyn Hansen, registrar and instruct-or
in Business. Is sensitive to bugs and funny
smells in her office...
CHAPTER 2: MATERIALS & METHODS
DNA Extraction and Regions Sampled
Ancient maize specimens were previously collected from the Corngrowers Site and identified based on their depth of occurrence from the trench surface. These specimens were ground...
Fewster, & McCormick (2010) further stated that “approximately eight million adolescents struggled with reading” (p. 636).
High School (9th to 12th Grade)
Cassidy, Valadez, Garrett, & Barrera (2010) reported that adolescent literacy is a hot...
For instance, ―100% Pure Assurance‖ marks a symbol for quality accommodations in
New Zealand (New Zealand Tourism Board, 2010, para. 6). Other alterations could
promote adventure, romance, education, spirituality, or value while still tying...
for poor school outcomes, not only because of language issues, but also because of
socioeconomic issues (Goldenberg, 2008). Most Hispanic Americans are characterized as
having low levels of educational success and high rates of poverty, and this...
I discovered through interviews that the majority of the students involved in the creative
project preferred working in groups. Allowing students to choose the group members exhibited
excitement. Explaining the assignments...
supports” (Ysseldyke, Burns, Scholin, & Parker, 2010, p.58). Tier 2 intervention, generally
consists of small group differentiated instruction that is explicit and systematic (Bursuck &
Blanks, 2010; Greenfield et al., 2010; Vaughn & Fuchs,...
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...
Since a primary goal of destination marketers is to attract new visitors, this strong
destination image of Austria for socio-cultural tourism can be used to increase the
visiting intention of travelers. Cities such as Salzburg and Vienna appeal...
(1996) conducted a study to determine if a text was too easy, appropriate, or too difficult for the 38 participants involved. Their criterion was based on percentages of scores: under 40% meant that the text was too difficult; 40% to 60% meant...
(a) the measures have the necessary psychometric characteristics for reliable and
valid measurement; (b) the measures are quick to administer and are thus feasible
for regular use in school settings; (c) the measures have multiple alternate...
allowed to draw the ideas presented (Nolen, 2003). He/she likes to work with maps, puzzles,
charts, visualizations and images (Denig, 2004).
Students all benefit from visuals. Today, individuals with learning disabilities are
c. Discriminate between the relative size, charge, and position of protons, neutrons, and
electrons in the atom.
d. Generalize the relationship of proton number to the element’s identity.
e. Relate the mass and number of atoms to the...
in an environment that is nurturing and supports student success (Vaughn & Fuchs, 2003). The
National Research Council reiterates this thought when they write, “the nature and quality of
classroom literacy instruction are a pivotal force in...
achievement in reading is higher at the end of the school year than it was at the beginning of the
year (Al Otaiba, Kosanovich-Grek, Torgesen, Hassler, & Wahl, 2005). One study shows that,
when using ability grouping for reading instruction,...
There has been a multiplicity of research done with AES systems. Most of the research
in the past focused on how accurately AES systems can grade an essay when compared with
humans. With a few exceptions, the research seems to...
15 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
are the more difficult ones prescribed for entrance to the Freshman class. It includes also the writing of original themes, an elementary study of English etymology and a thorough review of portions of the English...
understanding. Foldables encourage “reading, writing, thinking, organizing data, researching,
and other communication skills into an interdisciplinary mathematics curriculum” (Zike, n.d., p.
iv). Foldables can be used to implement other...