Opening Minds

Author: Peter H. Johnston
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571108165
Size: 40.45 MB
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Now, in Opening Minds: Using Language to Change Lives, Peter shows how the words teachers choose affect the worlds students inhabit in the classroom, and ultimately their futures.

Choice Words

Author: Peter H. Johnston
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571103899
Size: 76.94 MB
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Describes how elementary teachers can build healthy learning communities through language, providing examples of words, phrases, and language use to help students become strategic thinkers and develop literacy skills.

Clean Language

Author: Wendy Sullivan
Publisher: Crown House Pub Limited
ISBN: 9781845901257
Size: 50.35 MB
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By asking Clean Language questions to explore the metaphors which underpin a person's thinking, this book lets you help people to change their lives in a way that intrinsically respects diversity and supports empowerment.

Teaching For Deep Comprehension

Author: Linda J. Dorn
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571104038
Size: 40.62 MB
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Discusses reading comprehension and offers ways for teachers to develop it in their students, exploring the cognitive and social aspects of comprehension while viewing it as an active process.

Opening Minds Improving Lives

Author: Erin Murphy-Graham
Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press
ISBN: 0826518281
Size: 71.19 MB
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Erin Murphy-Graham draws on more than a decade of qualitative research to examine the experiences of Juanita and eighteen other women who participated in the SAT program.

Reading To Learn

Author: Richard L. Allington
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781572307629
Size: 66.15 MB
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This essential book goes beyond political catch-phrases to examine what actually works in the fourth-grade classroom.

Freire Teaching And Learning

Author: Mariana Souto-Manning
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9781433104060
Size: 35.58 MB
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In this book, Paulo Freire's culture circles cross linguistic, cultural, and socioeconomic borders to work across contexts in the U.S. (early education, pre-service and in-service teacher education) and in Brazil (adult education).

Writing In Rhythm

Author: Maisha T. Fisher
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 0807774642
Size: 47.11 MB
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“In this book, Maisha Fisher invites us to pull up a chair and listen in as young people insert their own rhythms into school life. . . . But this book is not a simple celebration of student voice.

So What Do They Really Know

Author: Cris Tovani
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571107304
Size: 75.75 MB
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Cris describes the systems and structure she uses in her own classroom and shows teachers how to use assessments to monitor student growth and provide targeted feedback that enables students to master content goals.

Using Discourse Analysis To Improve Classroom Interaction

Author: Lesley A. Rex
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135966788
Size: 54.33 MB
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By the time readers get to the complicated issues addressed in this text they are ready to deal with some of teaching’s toughest challenges, and have the tools to build positive relationships among their students so that all can ...