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Cleaver, Samantha

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Summary: "Raising an Active Reader explains research on reading aloud with children who are in early elementary school (grades K-3). Upon completion, adults will know how read aloud works for children who are learning to read, and how the ABCs of Active Reading (Ask questions, Build vocabulary, and make Connections) build important reading skills"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 372.4 CLE

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Summary: In four playdates with different activities, Pat the bunny encourages young children to explore their environment through touch, music, and play, enhancing social and mental development.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Classic Media 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV PAT

Lang, James M.

Summary: "A decade ago, James Lang banned cell phones in his classroom. Frustrated by how easily they could sidetrack his students, Lang sought out a distraction-free environment, hoping it would help his students pay attention to his lessons. But after just a fewyears, Lang gave in. Not only was his no-cellphones policy ineffective (even his best students ignored it), he realized that he, like many of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Summary: This program outlines a concise three-step process for understanding and retaining information. The steps include exposure, review, and practice. Class attendance is stressed for maximum exposure to material. Valuable advice is provided on how to distill weekly lecture notes into a meaningful study guide. Methods for retrieving information learned include recitation and group study.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: A one-size-fits-all approach to education will not promote academic success in today's culture. This program explores the value of grouping students flexibly according to their changing needs, accelerating instruction for slower learners, and customizing methods of teaching. The challenges of implementing such strategies, including increased demand for supplies, equipment, and technical...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: This program, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, showcases innovative teaching techniques as performed by science and math professors at Hampshire College, the University of Massachusetts, and Springfield Technical Community College. In seminars and full-blown lectures, these instructors have succeeded in increasing their students' engagement with the subject matter by applying...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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