Mr. Myers tells of one time when a heavy snow storm overtook them on their route and they stopped and dried off places with fires so they could camp for the night. There was one place on their route, he says, that was so steep that after a storm...
Emery County (Utah); San Rafael Swell; Swasey Family; Bennion, Israel
A slide presentation was put together by Emery County on the Swasey History on the San Rafael Swell. This is Slide #5. Photo of Joe Swasey. "Of all the residents in Castle Valley, the Swasey boys rated tops with my father." Israel Bennion
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they also have a good
representation of the...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
Both students improved their time on topic. Student A increased from 30% of his
responses being on topic to 65%. Student B's time on topic at school was not an outlier;
therefore specific data was not collected,...
Quantitative data from the daily reading-recording forms were examined to determine if
parental time in reading with their student increased when SETHL books were sent home in both
Spanish and English. These data were then compared to the time...
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seniors selected ―expects high levels of performance from self and teammates‖ as their second most important item. Seniors do tend to be the leaders on sports teams, so it seems appropriate that they would choose an item...
effectiveness of the reading comprehension tests studied. The definition for comprehension that the researcher compiled was making meaning from and interacting with the text by using the processes of word recognition, reading fluency, and...
sections. A post-survey was also given to the participants after each assessment. In this survey, the students rated their experience and their opinions about each test. Samples of these two surveys are available in the appendix...
All students were given the same DRP test, which was standard for all groups. As can be seen in Table 4.6 (pg 37), 10 of 12 students (83%) scored above a 9th grade level for reading comprehension, with half of the students scoring just above the...
selection on the high school level, 18% of the participants were independent, 32% were instructional, and 45% were frustrated. Even though the same percentage scored on the instructional level for both types of selections, the results varied in...
of the entire text being read was 7.17 out of 10. Students rated the validity, effectiveness, and accuracy of the test at 7.42, with the same number reflecting their agreement of the test results. They comprehended the texts at a high level...
Overall Effectiveness of DRP Test
Since this study is concerned with determining the validity, effectiveness, and accuracy of these two tests, the participants’ responses were averaged together. They rated the overall effectiveness, validity,...
Students in this group rated the text difficultly at 4.67 out of 10. For the most part, students read the entire text selection: nine out of 12 students read every word on the page. The average for the entire text read was 9.3 out of 10, a very...
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...
been used for decades as a way to assess reading comprehension levels. The Cloze procedure requires students to read the text and use context clues to fill in missing words with ones that makes the most sense. This type of process only requires...
administer other portions of the test. The lists measure how well a student can decode and recognize words, another aspect of reading comprehension.
Although the QRI does not have a specific section for measuring prosody, the third factor of...
Analysis of Data
Chapter II continues with the results and findings of the analyses conducted on
the final survey data. In analyzing the combined results of the paper and online surveys,
statistical measures were employed. Descriptive statistics...
The frequency analysis for Section A: Travel Behavior, illustrated in Table 2,
shows that approximately half of those surveyed had visited Austria 1-5 times. In the last
three years, most (69.5%) had never taken an international business trip,...
Research topic 2.
What images are most commonly associated with Austria? One focus of this
study was to determine what destination images are commonly associated with Austria.
When the participants were asked this question it was found that most...
destination image will promote visiting intention of travelers. The results of this study
suggest that most participants view Austria as a top destination for socio-cultural tourism.
Since a primary goal of destination marketers is to attract...