"turn up their coat collars and, as much as posible, tum their backs to the storm until it passed over." The Federal officers were clearly determined to stand by each other and manipulate the machinery of govemment for the oppression of the...
development of spelling content, and word study can effectively teach spelling in this
manner. But, he warned about the different caveats that happen when teaching with this
method. The first argument is that spelling is in theory “caught”...
(2002) suggest that students must view reading as a pleasurable activity because
“children who dislike something may avoid it or give only partial attention to learning it,
although they have the self-confidence to learn lessons and attempt...
fueled considerable anxiety around school board members and administrators,
many of who had farm or small town backgrounds. Enthusiastic supporters were
drawn to the promise of school gardens not only as a way to better implement
writing at this institution is not valued as human communication—and this
in turn reduces the validity of the assessment (CCCC Executive Committee,
They also have concerns with companies not communicating their algorithms with their...
Implications of Being a Reluctant Reader
When a student is a reluctant reader in elementary school, they miss out on the benefits of
the natural flow of reading progression. According to Louisa Moats (2009), “At second
and third grade,...
When teachers inaccurately or inadvertently give assignments that do not reach
the intended learning, there is a chance of doing more harm than good for a student’s
attitude towards the subject (Michael, 2007). Math homework is assigned to...
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Web Design With Photoshop
There are several commercial and some
freeware applications that may be used to
create web documents. Among these applications
we find Adobe Photoshop, which can be used not
only to prepare...
The intellectual challenge posed by the gap involves isolating its root cause. Lack
of knowledge of the lower frequency academic words encountered in school texts,
which in turn impedes the natural process of learning new word meanings...
school and using a well developed classroom management plan will help teachers to avoid
Teachers should be advised to develop a classroom management plan with consequences
that can be administered exclusively inside the...
Background, Significance, and Purpose Setting
Before students start their kindergarten year in the local school district, they are given a
series of individual kindergarten assessments. During this 25 minute appointment, the student...
Opponents say it “diminishes the role of teachers and warps students’ notions of good
writing” (Grimes, & Warschauer, 2010). The Conference on College Composition and
Writing-to-a-machine violates the essentially...
A common interpretation of the link between low parental knowledge and
child/adolescent problem behavior is that parents, by actively monitoring the
nature of their adolescents’ activities and companions, are better able to intervene,
shows that math scores improved when the 8th grade math class included multiple intelligences
as part of teaching.
Knowing and understanding that an educator does not need to prepare eight different
lessons to accommodate the eight multiple...
31 Days October 1910: S 16 Not on the ditch. Mary is not at all well. M 17 Sent Ray Bradshaw up to turn the water in didn’t get it. T 18 Cold North wind I sent two men up today they got the water in the head of canal W 19 Cold N. Wind Clouds...
The purpose of this study was to discover the involvement of college students in service
and explore the enhancement of their learning because of refection, the reason for their choice
for service sites, and whether their...
resources provided for school gardens; 6) integration of school gardens with state
curriculum standards; 7) funding of school gardens; and 8) attributes that correlated with
successful school garden programs. Since the participants in this study...
show the implications of the rate at which each group progresses. Past research has monitored
the progress of students, but has concentrated on risk factors and/or just one ability group.
The purpose of this study was to examine the academic...
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Not all image types will display in a web
browser’s window. We limit the image types
that will work to ones that utilize image com-pression.
This enables us to make the files as
small as possible...
The researcher assigned daily homework assignments intended to reinforce the
math concept learned that day. While recording and analyzing the homework
assignments of the students studied, the researcher made some...