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The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them
The Freedom Writers Diary
How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them
Paperback      ISBN: 038549422x
A true account of a teacher who confronted a room of "at-risk" students details their life-changing journey and includes diary excerpts
Montessori Play & Learn: A Parents' Guide to Purposeful Play from Two to Six
Montessori Play & Learn
A Parents' Guide to Purposeful Play from Two to Six
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0517591820
A guide to educational play Montessori style argues that by physically adapting a home to encourage a toddler to take part in family activities, parents can stimulate and direct a toddler's natural curiosity. Original. 25,000 first printing.
The Idea of a Christian College
The Idea of a Christian College
Paperback      ISBN: 0802802583
Endangered Minds: Why Children Don't Think and What We Can Do About It
Endangered Minds
Why Children Don't Think and What We Can Do About It
Paperback      ISBN: 0684856204
The author links the inability of children to concentrate to the electronic media, changes in life-styles, and the decline of literacy
The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher's Life
The Courage to Teach
Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher's Life
Hardcover      ISBN: 0787910589
An educator and Christian spiritualist examines the inner life of a dedicated teacher, demonstrating how this internal facet shapes one's ability to teach, and guides readers through a difficult self-exploration to help recover and enhance their vocational goals. 12,500 first printing. Tour.

Reading Comprehension: Grade 6
Reading Comprehension
Grade 6
Paperback      ISBN: 1561890464
The Master Skills series is not just another workbook series! These full-color, reproducible workbooks were designed by experts in elementary education to ensure the mastery of basic skills critical to your child's academic success. Every Master Skills title provides complete directions and examples to encourage independent study, and contains an answer key to measure your child's progress and guide your child's instruction. The Master Skills series has drawn national acclaim for its vivid illustrations, challenging lesson content and real-life applications of essential basic skills at every grade level. The most current edition of the Master Skills series includes expanded teaching suggestions for parents. Remember…your involvement as a parent in the learning process is critical to your child's academic success! American Education Publishing…committed to providing you with quality educational materials at the most affordable price!
Putting It in Writing
Putting It in Writing
Paperback      ISBN: 0590494597
Provides examples, models, and advice for writing letters to friends, relatives, and businesses, or for preparing school reports
Multiple Intelligences and Positive Life Habits: 174 Activities for Applying Them in Your Classrooms
Multiple Intelligences and Positive Life Habits
174 Activities for Applying Them in Your Classrooms
Paperback      ISBN: 0761977287
Activities are specifically tailored to each of the eight multiple intelligences and serve as a guide to developing learning strategies in the classroom.
The Soul of Education: Helping Students Find Connection, Compassion, and Character at School
The Soul of Education
Helping Students Find Connection, Compassion, and Character at School
Paperback      ISBN: 0871203731
Offers practical advice on how schools can create a place for spirituality in the classroom.
Punished by Rewards: The Trouble With Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A'S, Praise and Other Bribes
Punished by Rewards
The Trouble With Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A'S, Praise and Other Bribes
Paperback      ISBN: 0618001816
Criticizes the system of motivating through reward, offering arguments for motivating people by working with them instead of doing things to them