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              Motivational Writing Lessons: Clever, Humorous, and Altogether Creative Lessons
               

              Motivational Writing Lessons: Clever, Humorous, and Altogether Creative Lessons (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Myers, R. E.

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              Make writing fun and creative for every child in your classroom. This imaginative collection of lessons offers an exciting set of activities to amuse, challenge, and motivate students. In addition to teaching important writing skills, the activities emphasize the development of c...reative and critical thinking. Written to support national curriculum standards for writing, this book is perfect for any middle grades teacher wanting to engage their students with high-interest writing. The writing activities included are highly varied--ranging from analytical essays to haiku. This whimsical book tackles a variety of important writing skills and techniques: writing compound and complex sentences, recognizing cliches, conducting research, writing personal experience essays, writing a letter to the editor, and many more.
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              ISBN 9781593631710
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2009
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              Success with Math: Decimals, Grades 5-7
                

              Success with Math: Decimals, Grades 5-7 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Smith, Chandra K.; Illustrated by Johnson, Mary Lou

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              Decimals are an integral part of building a strong foundation in mathematics. The more familiar students are with decimals, the less scary they will seem. Bolster math skills with this essential supplementary book. With these exercises, students work sequentially through each con...cept in decimals and practice their skills before moving on to the next concept. Each concept is explained in an introductory page and followed by two practice pages. Periodic cumulative review pages can be used for additional practice or for assessment. This step-by-step approach can be used for extended study or to supplement the regular textbook. This book is aligned with NCTM standards. This book includes practice in rounding decimals, adding and subtracting decimals, multiplying and dividing decimals, converting decimals to percents and fractions, scientific notation, and much more.
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              ISBN 9781593631772
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2005
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              Logic on Meadow Brook Lane
               

              Logic on Meadow Brook Lane (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Risby, Bonnie L.

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              Logic problems are a surefire way of engaging your brightest students in critical thinking and problem solving, and the puzzles in Logic on Meadow Brook Lane are no exception. Students who love the thrill of solving logic puzzles will enjoy more than 20 puzzles in this book, whic...h follows the activities of eight friends who live in the community of Meadow Brook as they take part in a variety of projects and events in their neighborhood. Students will learn to solve the puzzles related to the friends' adventures by gathering clues and organizing them using logic grids, deductive reasoning, analytical thinking, the process of elimination, and critical thinking. Students will want to keep coming back for more of these fun and challenging puzzles.
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              ISBN 9781593632083
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2006
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              King Arthur's Academy: Descriptive and Narrative Writing Exercises
               

              King Arthur's Academy: Descriptive and Narrative Writing Exercises (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Henshon, Suzanna E.

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              Even your most reluctant students will enjoy writing time when you use the fun prompts in King Arthur's Academy. In this book, students become first-year students at the magical King Arthur's Academy, as they complete writing flexibility exercises that ask them to explore the cas...tle grounds, express what it feels like to swing a sword, interview the famous Knights of the Round Table, and much more! Along the way, students practice descriptive and narrative writing in a variety of genres, including prose, poetry, letters, question and answer, proposals, and memoirs.
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              ISBN 9781593632212
              Released NZ 1 May 2007
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              Calculator Activities: Measurement
                

              Calculator Activities: Measurement (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cutler, Carrie S.

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              Calculator Activities: Measurement leads students through studies of real-life measurement problems, allowing them to use a calculator to extend the range of problems they can solve successfully. Students will look at measurement attributes such as time, area, temperature, conver...sions, volume, and circumference in fun, kid-friendly activities centered on planning field trips, ordering pizza, breaking world records, and visiting an amusement park. The book includes 10 in-depth lessons on measurement, teacher's guides for each lesson, and a handy guide to linking measurement topics to picture books to enhance student learning. Kids will love discovering real-world math with Calculator Activities: Measurement.
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              ISBN 9781593632236
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2007
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              Iim Teaching Research Skills in Grades K-12
               

              Iim Teaching Research Skills in Grades K-12 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised)

              By Nottage, Cindy; Morse, Virginia

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              Aligned with the CCSS and the TEKS College and Career Readiness Standards, IIM: Teaching Research Skills in Grades K-12 offers a comprehensive plan for integrating a schoolwide research program into existing curriculum. The seven-step Independent Investigation Method (IIM) guides... students through group and independent research projects, empowering them with the skills to conduct research in any discipline and to pursue projects in subjects of most interest to them. This teacher's manual provides the tools to implement the IIM program with students at all grade levels, acting as a template on which to build curriculum that both fulfills local and state requirements and is appropriate for all students' skill levels and needs. This manual includes: Steps for the whole-class process, in which students learn basic research skills Steps for the independent process, in which students apply skills in individual and small-group studies Reproducible pages for designing and implementing units Sample research studies using the independent process Reproducible assessment forms and student handouts Teacher resource pages A CD with editable teacher, student, and assessment forms
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              ISBN 9781576520598
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2012
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              Letting Go of Perfect: Empower Children to Overcome Perfectionism
                

              Letting Go of Perfect: Empower Children to Overcome Perfectionism (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd ed.)

              By Adelson, Jill, PH D.; Wilson, Hope, PH D.

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              Letting Go of Perfect gives parents and teachers the guidance and support they need to help children break free of the anxieties and behaviors related to perfectionism. This second edition: Explores a state of mind that manifests in unhealthy ways among kids and teens today--the ...need to be perfect. Features updated research on perfectionism, new strategies, and resources. Delineates the major types of perfectionism and provides practical tips. Explains how students can use their perfectionistic behaviors in a healthy way. Shares advice and stories from real parents, educators, and students. For children who believe their best is never good enough, perfectionism can lead to excessive guilt, lack of motivation, low self-esteem, depression, pessimism, obsessive or compulsive behavior, and a sense of rigidity. This engaging, practical book is a must-have for parents and teachers wanting to help children overcome perfectionism, raise self-confidence, lessen guilt, increase motivation, and offer a future free of rigidity.
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              ISBN 9781646321018
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2021
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              Project-Based Learning for Gifted Students: A Step-By-Step Guide to Pbl and Inquiry in the Classroom
                

              Project-Based Learning for Gifted Students: A Step-By-Step Guide to Pbl and Inquiry in the Classroom (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd ed.)

              By Stanley, Todd

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              Project-Based Learning for Gifted Students: A Step-by-Step Guide to PBL and Inquiry in the Classroom outlines how to implement PBL in the gifted classroom. This fully updated second edition: Guides teachers to create a project-based learning environment in their own classroom. In...cludes helpful examples and reproducible lessons that all teachers can use to get started. Focuses on student choice, teacher responsibility, and opportunities for differentiation. Provides a step-by-step process for linking projects with standards and finding the right structure. Helps build a practical and engaging classroom environment. Use this must-have guide to challenge students' thinking, promote rigor, and build engaging authentic, real-world, inquiry-based learning experiences.
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              ISBN 9781646321070
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2021
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              Designing and Utilizing Evaluation for Gifted Program Improvement
               

              Designing and Utilizing Evaluation for Gifted Program Improvement (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By VanTassel-Baska, Joyce

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              Offering the most effective methods for gifted education program evaluation and improvement, this book acts as a critical guide for administrators, teachers, and researchers. The book reviews the program evaluation process, presents models and strategies for effective evaluation,... and provides tools for using evaluation as a foundation for program improvement. Edited by Dr. Joyce VanTassel-Baska and Dr. Annie Xuemei Feng, this resource is intended to offer step-by-step guidance in effective program improvement from the nation's leading experts on the topic. Chapters cover survey construction and implementation, use of focus groups, assessment of classroom practices, outcome assessment, alignment with the best practice standards, strategies for synthesizing your findings, and much more. This unique resource is a critical piece of the program improvement process.
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              ISBN 9781882664993
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2004
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              The Reel Classroom: An Introductions to Film Studies and Filmmaking
               

              The Reel Classroom: An Introductions to Film Studies and Filmmaking (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Danielian, Jeff; Donnelly, Uriah

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              The Reel Classroom presents an educator-facilitated curriculum that focuses on a variety of aspects concerning the appreciation of film and the filmmaking process. This book will help invigorate classrooms of all disciplines by incorporating documentaries, feature films, short fi...lms, and animated films into the regular curriculum.
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              ISBN 9781618214140
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2015
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