Hands-On Learning!-More Than 1000 Activites for Young Children using Everyday Objects
Gwyn Snyder Kaltman
Plan lessons from a child-centered perspective!
Teachers of young children are always looking for fresh, hands-on activities to engage their students and build...
Hanging In :Strategies for Teaching the Students Who Challenge Us Most
Every teacher faces students whose unique mixture of family history, past traumas, or disabilities tests their skills and tries their patience. In Hanging In: Strategies...
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity & the Hidden Power of Character
Studies are increasingly showing that the qualities most likely to ensure a better degree, a better job and, ultimately, a more fulfilling life are perseverance,...
How to Assess Authentic Learning
For many years, assessment was relegated to a secondary role in the educational process. But with the increased emphasis on high-stakes testing, effective assessment...
How to Develop Growth Mindset in the Classroom
Rich Allen/Michael Hann/Tom Gannon
Upper Primary - Upper Secondary
How do you make sure students remember what you teach them?How do you be as relevant as text messages on a teenager’s iPhone?How do you transform a boring...
I wish My Teacher Knew : How one question can change everything for our kids
One day, third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students to fill-in-the-blank in this sentence: I wish my teacher knew _____." The results astounded her. Some...
If You Don't Feed the Teachers They Eat the Students
Packed with words of wisdom and inspiration, this is one book every teacher and school should have. Filled with practical tips to improve school climate, communication...
In a Nutshell: Close the Achievement Gap: Simple Strategies that Work
Robin Fogarty and Brian M. Pete
From the best selling In a Nutshell series, this book explores six strategies that address the challenges of the achievement gap including: set high expectations,...
In a Nutshell: Just for Substitutes: Survival of the Fittest
This In a Nutshell title presents basic issues for beginning substitute teachers including the early morning call, taking and keeping control, the travelling tool...
Inquiry Mindset: Nurturing the Dreams, Wonderings, and Curiosities of Our Youngest Learners
From their youngest years, our children are innately curious. They explore the world around them through play, imagination, and discovery. They build meaning, they...