purpose of the said order
is to prepare the "Mulli-gan
Stew" for the annual
trip in the oncoming years
and to guard the ladle
used to stir the stew dur-ing
the remaining Sopho-more
The officers are to be
appointed in the last...
ELL WOOD STEPHENS
We are the hard-working fools who put in all of our week ends (including
On these pages we have attempted to depict the mere highlights of...
DONALD OLSEN, DIRECTOR
The Chamber Music Association was formed at the beginning of the year
under the direction of Mr. Olsen and has since done much to promote this
form and acquaint students with its rich literature.
One of the most noteworthy...
Martha and Gertrude Shoot
Two of a Kind
The First Snow Help!
The Student Life and Campus Personalities of the Branch Agricultural Col-lege
have given color to the 1937-1938 school year. There are so many humor-ous
events perhaps many of...
The home-literacy environment (HLE) plays a vital role in language and literacy
development for all children before they enter kindergarten and throughout the rest of their
school years. Studies have shown that when children...
in their first language (L1); however, this is not always the case. Cooter (2006) describes the
American Idol star, Fantasia Barrino, who recently wrote a memoir entitled Life Is Not a Fairy
Tale (2005) that tells of her experiences as an...
say that educators “should understand that linguistic barriers, diverse social practices, and a
multiplicity of assumptions, beliefs, and perceptions contribute to difficult discourse” (p. 353).
Therefore, linking academic learning...
of the school, McLaughlin noticed that other Western-based institutions, such as the local
Christian churches, provided religious reading material in Navajo and that Navajo literacy
classes were established by members of the community. In terms...
needs to be debunked. A Canadian study that has emerged based on literacy pedagogy in the 21st
century is The Multiliteracy Project that prepares students for new literacies in a global and
diverse world. The term multi-literacies is a more...
One of the co-authors of Treasures is Dr. Jana Echevarria, a professor of educational psychology
who specializes in bilingual education and is an expert in teaching ELLs. Echevarria (2005)
stated, “In order to tailor instruction appropriately,...
English language proficiency and literacy skills, and were based on a 5-point scale: pre-emergent
= 1, emergent = 2, intermediate = 3, advanced = 4, and fluent = 5.
Student Participant Selection Based on CRT and UALPA Scores
perspective about the HLEs of ELLs from low-SES families. The instruments used to collect
data for this study are located in Appendices A through D.
The tasks that were completed in sequential order to accomplish the purpose of the...
the questionnaires truthfully; therefore, a more comprehensive study that included follow-up
qualitative measures was needed in order to balance the data. Lastly, conducting a home visit, a
qualitative approach, created a window into the lives...
boyfriend lives with the family in the home. Maria has two little sisters that she helps tend.
Maria’s real dad lives in Texas and was very abusive to Maria’s mom in the past. Maria’s
maternal grandma lives in St. George and Maria’s mom...
English classes. Parents with low-literate children spoke only their native Spanish during the
home visit interview and never mentioned that they were learning English. All parents
interviewed for the home visits were either from Mexico or...
A smaller font size has been used on various items throughout the Appendices in order to
make those materials fit better onto a page and at the same time maintain the general appearance
of the original documents and data collection...
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headquarters of the FLDS Church. There are many reasons to study this small community, some of these include understanding their lifestyle, their beliefs, how they try to differentiate themselves from the often negative...
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The message that the Centennial Park community is separate from these groups and is a community full of good, honest, and hard-working people, often got drown out by the din of prejudice and naïveté. Most people who live...
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Chapter 2: Review of Literature
In order to clearly organize the literature to be reviewed, I organized the literature into three categories, (a) polygamy, (b) power differentiation, and (c) co-cultural...