Betty Roe, Nancy J. Kolodziej, Sandra H. Smith

ISBN-13: 9781337566292

TEACHING READING IN TODAYS ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS sets the standard for reading instruction to ensure that you are able to help your students learn mechanics of word recognition, how to comprehend what they read -- and enjoy the process. The book advocates a balanced approach to reading, presenting newer approaches to...

Brenda Scheuermann, Jo Webber, Russell Lang

ISBN-13: 9781337564908

Engaging and reader-friendly, this text presents the vital material required by special educators to plan and implement effective programs that meet the needs of students with autism, specifically those who also have intellectual disabilities (ID). You'll find detailed information about evidence-based practices in the field of autism, beginning with an...

John Ross, Katherine Cennamo, Peggy A. Ertmer

ISBN-13: 9781305960572

Educational technology changes constantly. That's why TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION FOR MEANINGFUL CLASSROOM USE: A STANDARDS-BASED APPROACH, 3rd Edition is such a useful resource. This text equips you with the knowledge, creative and critical thinking skills and confidence to successfully navigate the ever-evolving environment of technology integration in the classroom. Its self-directed...

James M. Cooper

ISBN-13: 9780357111659

TEACHING FOR STUDENT LEARNING: BECOMING A MASTER TEACHER, offers practical tools, skills, and advice that students and in-service teachers can put into immediate use in the field.

Sue Duchesne, Anne McMaugh

ISBN-13: 9780170410823

Educational Psychology for Learning and Teaching introduces you to key theories of development and learning to help you understand how learners learn, and how educators can be more effective in their teaching practice. Featuring current research on the various dimensions of learning and teaching alongside traditional theories, it provides a...

John W. Maag

ISBN-13: 9781285450049

Behavior management isn't about providing students with stickers when they exhibit appropriate behaviors -- it entails much more. Authored by nationally recognized scholar and behavioral consultant Dr. John W. Maag, this book focuses primarily on students' observable behaviors and the environmental factors that affect their expression. As Maag points out,...

Abbie H. Brown, Darcy E. Miller, Donald C. Orlich, Michael S. Trevisan, Robert J. Harder

ISBN-13: 9781305960787

TEACHING STRATEGIES: A GUIDE TO EFFECTIVE INSTRUCTION, now in its eleventh edition, gives you practical, applied help with commonly used classroom teaching strategies and tactics. Ideal if you are studying education or involved in a site-based teacher education program, the book focuses on topics such as lesson planning, questioning, and...

Janice Koch

ISBN-13: 9781305960725

SCIENCE STORIES helps you get in touch with your "scientific self" and become empowered to teach science in your own classrooms. This book's unique approach uses stories of science in real-world classrooms to demonstrate important science content and strategies in action. Following each story, you'll have the opportunity to reflect...

Lynn R Marotz, Sara Kupzyk

ISBN-13: 9781305964303

PARENTING TODAY'S CHILDREN will help you understand parenting roles, responsibilities, and challenges. Based on the latest research findings, the text addresses contemporary topics in a clear, concise, and thought-provoking manner. A developmental framework makes learning easier for you, as each chapter builds on the previous one. You'll relate to many...

Anne Marie Richardson-Gibbs, Laurie Nielsen, Ruth E. Cook

ISBN-13: 9781305960695

This practical, hands-on-guide encompasses workable ideas on how to include and support young children with disabilities in all preschool classrooms. Teaching strategies and adaptations are offered by program activity rather than by disability, so you can more easily coordinate adaptations to each part of your lesson plan. The main focus...

Art Johnson, Leonard M. Kennedy, Steve Tipps

ISBN-13: 9781305960664

Trust this market-leading text to give you a thorough introduction to mathematics methods and concepts and provide you with a practical resource guide to teaching grade K–6 mathematics. The text contains over 275 detailed lesson activities for easy-to-implement classroom use. Each activity is also linked to related Common Core Content...

Christi Crosby Bergin, David Allen Bergin

ISBN-13: 9781305964242

Covering development from early childhood through high school in an easy-to-follow format, this book provides you with authentic, research-based strategies and guidelines for your future classrooms. The authors apply child development concepts to topics of high interest and relevance to teachers, including social-emotional development, classroom discipline, humor, constructivism, and many...

J. David Cooper, Jill Ann Slansky, Michael D. Robinson, Nancy D. Kiger

ISBN-13: 9781305960602

A leading resource for K–8 literacy programs, this extremely popular reading methods text has a simple goal: to provide aspiring teachers (including you) with the tools to help every student learn to read and write. LITERACY: HELPING STUDENTS CONSTRUCT MEANING, 10th Edition has been completely reorganized to better meet the...

Anne-Lise Halvorsen, Janet Alleman, Jere Brophy

ISBN-13: 9781305960541

Ideal whether you're a pre-service or in-service teacher, POWERFUL SOCIAL STUDIES FOR ELEMENTARY STUDENTS outlines ways to select content and teach history, geography, and social sciences meaningfully. It combines theory and research with examples from classroom practice. The fourth edition emphasizes the importance of using developmentally appropriate content and methods...

Valerie Ooka Pang

ISBN-13: 9781305386471

Learning how to use a variety of instructional methods to reach diverse students is vital in schools today. DIVERSITY AND EQUITY IN THE CLASSROOM will teach you how to bridge the gap between theory and practice using a student-centered and culture-centered approach based on a philosophy of social justice and...

Coral Campbell, Peter Albion, Wendy Jobling

ISBN-13: 9780170367684

Create. Innovate. Shape. Transform. Improve. Solve. Restore. Sustain. All of these things are possible with the aid of the powerful processes, knowledge and skills that students discover in this exciting new text about the technologies education area. Technologies Education for the Primary Years explains what ‘technology’ really is, its role...

Christine Preston, Keith Skamp

ISBN-13: 9780170379717

Teaching Primary Science Constructively helps readers to create effective science learning experiences for primary students by using a constructivist approach to learning. This best-selling text explains the principles of constructivism and their implications for learning and teaching, and discusses core strategies for developing science understanding and science inquiry processes and...

Tim Rule, Michelle Travers, Diane Lawlor, Ifzal Syed

ISBN-13: 9780170371643

Training and Assessment - Theory and Practice, 1e covers all core units and essential elective units of TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. It takes both theoretical and pragmatic approaches to help learners gain essential knowledge and skills through solid and well-researched theories by respected authors. Each chapter is...