(squats/kettlebell swings) and the plyometric exercise (countermovement squat jumps). Subjects were allowed to miss no more than two nonconsecutive training days. Missing two consecutive training sessions or more than two nonconsecutive training...
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION
Forensic Botany & Archaeology
Forensic science is the branch of criminology that applies science to legal issues, and two emphases within forensic science are botany and archaeology (Yoon 1993). Forensic archaeologists and...
complained when anything they were required to accomplish took more time than they thought it
Students’ understanding of math was very interesting. Pupils leaned towards disagreeing
with the statement, “Math brings out my...
Eighteen out of the twenty-two students used six of the learning styles. Musical/rhythmic
learning style was not used in the presentation (see Figure 4.35).
The final project given to the student was a scale drawing. Six students did not...
included in student files as part of the researcher’s improvement plan to the Pro-Active Skill
Building Program. It is intended by the researcher to encourage faculty and staff at the study site
to incorporate these preventative interventions...
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...
promoting daily environmental learning” (Blair, 2009, p. 34). A 2000 study conducted in
Florida concluded that “students in all types of gardens had high responsibility scores,
indicating that all students possessed a sense of...
time-out room only reinforces undesirable behaviors. The child has associated acting out with
getting out and is maintaining control of the situation (Richardson & Saxon, 2002).
Another concern associated with the use of timeout procedures is...
nature and environmental issues and relationships (Garcia-Ruiz, 2009, p. 34). “Personal
experience and observation of nature [were] the building blocks for classroom
enrichment. Gardens ground[ed] children in growth, and decay, predator-prey...
in methamphetamine synthesized by hydriodic acid/red phosphorous (Puthaviriyakorn, 2002). In addition, naphthalene (found around 232 m/z) was not detected in this study.
GC/MS and Methamphetamine Artifacts
Though the methamphetamine samples...
were sent home to needy families (Johnnston, 2001). The school community improved
with school gardens as documented in a 2001 study by L. Thorp and C. Townsend. This
study found that a school garden “reshaped school culture, creating hope,...
race used at the Corngrowers Site. At loci phi127, binned alleles C and E were retained in modern and ancient maize samples and binned allele A was found in samples from intermediate depths. This suggests that as the Anasazi migrated between...
takes into consideration climate, weather, and water limitations for the area. These
considerations have prolonged the life of a school garden.
Planning with community involvement has reduced security concerns. If physical
security was a threat...
plan procedures helped them to reflect more on teacher practices when dealing with student
behavior modification. Therefore, even though there was not a significant change in school-wide
practices, the improvement plan resulted in some...
students from the regular classroom for inappropriate behavior. Further research may indicate
that this particular school may actually have fewer students placed in a seclusion room than other
Changes in Personal Practice
and returned homework assignments almost every day. This finding agreed with the
research in that “The empirical evidence shows that parental engagement is one of the
key factors in securing higher student achievement and school improvement”...
interventions for ELLs with low literacy scores is another way this research has been applied to
the learning environment of the classroom to increase literacy experiences. When children
interact with multi-literacies, there are high levels of...
In order to determine which reading test most accurately measured a student’s reading comprehension level, a few factors needed to be analyzed and reviewed. The first of which was standard definition of...
Networking and partnering with state initiatives resulted in funding and
maintenance with school gardens in this research sample. The Department of Health had
an initiative, Putting Prevention to Work, that funded some school garden...
million to the education system for this, and similar, purposes (National Defense Education Act
of 1958, 2001).
Funding for gifted programs started to increase during the 1970’s and 1980’s, in part, due
to the creation of an official...