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Everything You Need to Know about English Homework: 4th to 6th Grades (Everything You Need to Know about)
Everything You Need to Know about English Homework: 4th to 6th Grades (Everything You Need to Know about)
by Anne Zeman
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With a refreshing new design and fully updated information, the Everything You Need to Know About...series is a first-rate homework reference guide for 4th- 5th- and 6th-graders and their parents! The newly revised and updated Everything You Need to Know... (read more)

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Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Pedagogy of the Oppressed
by Paulo Freire
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First published in Portuguese in 1968, Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970. The methodology of the late Paulo Freire has helped to empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world. Freire's... (read more)

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How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
by Paul Tough
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In How Children Succeed, Paul Tough argues that the qualities that matter most have more to do with character: skills like perseverance, curiosity, conscientiousness, optimism, and self-control. How Children Succeed introduces us to a new generation of... (read more)

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Lies My Teacher Told Me
Lies My Teacher Told Me
by James W Loewen
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Winner of the 1996 American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship Americans have lost touch with their history, and in this thought-provoking book, Professor James Loewen shows why. After surveying twelve... (read more)

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Enhancing Professional Practice: A Framework for Teaching
Enhancing Professional Practice: A Framework for Teaching
by Charlotte Danielson
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The framework for teaching is a research-based set of components of instruction that are grounded in a constructivist view of learning and teaching. The framework may be used for many purposes, but its full value is realized as the foundation for... (read more)

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Writing Essentials: Raising Expectations and Results While Simplifying Teaching with DVD
Writing Essentials: Raising Expectations and Results While Simplifying Teaching with DVD
by Regie Routman
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What does great writing instruction look like and sound like? How do successful teachers of writing get great writers who enjoy writing? Where do they find the time for instruction, assessment, and test prep? In Writing Essentials Regie Routman... (read more)

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Essential Linguistics: What You Need to Know to Teach Reading, ESL, Spelling, Phonics, and Grammar
Essential Linguistics: What You Need to Know to Teach Reading, ESL, Spelling, Phonics, and Grammar
by David E Freeman
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The resource guide provides the instructor with suggested answers and responses to the Application Activities at the end of each chapter. Linguistics is much more than a study reserved for academicians. Linguistics has real-life applications to effective... (read more)

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Dear Genius : Letters of Ursula Nordstorm (98 Edition)
Dear Genius : Letters of Ursula Nordstorm (98 Edition)
by Ursula Nordstrom
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Laura Ingalls Wilder. Crockett Johnson. Margaret Wise Brown. Ruth Krauss. Garth Williams. Maurice Sendak. Russell Hoban. Louise Fitzhugh. What do all of these names have in common? They are brilliant children's authors and illustrators who have been... (read more)

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Teaching with Fire: Poetry That Sustains the Courage to Teach
Teaching with Fire: Poetry That Sustains the Courage to Teach
by Sam M Intrator
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Reclaim Your Fire "Teaching with Fire is a glorious collection of the poetry that has restored the faith of teachers in the highest, most transcendent values of their work with children....Those who want us to believe that teaching is a technocratic and... (read more)

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Reading, Writing, and Rising Up: Teaching about Social Justice and the Power of the Written Word
Reading, Writing, and Rising Up: Teaching about Social Justice and the Power of the Written Word
by Linda Christensen
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"My students walk out the school door into a social emergency, " Linda Christensen writes. "They are in the center of it. I believe that writing is a basic skill that will help them both understand that emergency and work to change it." This practical... (read more)

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A Rhetoric of Pleasure: Prose Style and Todays Composition Classroom
A Rhetoric of Pleasure: Prose Style and Todays Composition Classroom
by T R Johnson
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We wish to acknowledge that parts of the introduction and the first chapter of this book appeared in slightly different form in College Composition and Communication, 52:4, June 2001. We apologize for the omission and thank Marilyn Cooper and the... (read more)

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The First Days of School: How to Be an Effective Teacher with CDROM
The First Days of School: How to Be an Effective Teacher with CDROM
by Harry K Wong
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Over 3 million copies have been sold of the preeminent book on classroom management and teaching for lesson achievement. The book walks a teacher, either novice or veteran, through the most effective ways to begin a school year and continue to become an... (read more)

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Montessori : a Modern Approach (72 Edition)
Montessori : a Modern Approach (72 Edition)
by Paula Polk Lillard
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Montessori: A Modern Approach has been called the single best book for anyone -- educator, childcare professional, and especially parent -- seeking answers to the questions: What is the Montessori method? Are its revolutionary ideas about early childhood... (read more)

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Art of Teaching Writing New Edition
Art of Teaching Writing New Edition
by Lucy Calkins
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When Lucy Calkins wrote the first edition of The Art of Teaching Writing, the writing workshop was a fledgling idea, piloted by a few brave innovators. Now, as she brings us this new edition, the writing workshop is at the foundation of language arts... (read more)

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Games for Math
Games for Math
by Peggy Kaye
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At a time when the poor math performance of American school children has labeled us a "nation of underachievers," what can parents--often themselves daunted by the mysteries of mathematics--do to help their children? In Games for Math, Peggy... (read more)

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What Every Principal Needs to Know about Special Education
What Every Principal Needs to Know about Special Education
by Margaret J Mclaughlin
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Contains critical information that administrators need as they navigate special education policies and procedures. Administrators will discover a practical process for not only improving the quality of special education services, but also for... (read more)

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English from the Roots Up, Volume 1: Help for Reading, Writing, Spelling & S. A. T. Scores (English from the Roots Up)
English from the Roots Up, Volume 1: Help for Reading, Writing, Spelling & S. A. T. Scores (English from the Roots Up)
by Joegil Lundquist
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There are several interesting things to discuss when teaching this root word, jacio, jactum. Remember that in Latin, "j" is pronounced as though it were a "y". Actually, the ancient Romans didn't juse "j" at all. They spelled this word, "iacio, iactum... (read more)

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Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation (00 Edition)
Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation (00 Edition)
by Parker J. Palmer
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"Is the life I am living the same as the life that wants to live in me?" With this searching question, Parker Palmer begins an insightful and moving meditation on finding one's true calling. Let Your Life Speak is an openhearted gift to anyone who seeks... (read more)

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Instructional Rounds in Education
Instructional Rounds in Education
by Elizabeth City
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City and her co-authors apply the concept of medical rounds as a way to improve teaching and learning. In instructional rounds, groups of teachers and administrators observe classrooms, focus on a specific problem, analyze and discuss the instruction,... (read more)

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History Pockets, Colonial America, Grades 4-6 (History Pockets)
History Pockets, Colonial America, Grades 4-6 (History Pockets)
by Marc Nobleman
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Bring history alive as students make interactive projects -- exploring the fascinating past. The projects are stored in labeled construction paper pockets with decorative covers. With History Pockets, students are engaged in discovery, while creating... (read more)

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