Study Strategies Made Easy

Author: Leslie Davis
Publisher: Specialty PressInc
ISBN: 1886941033
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Education

The book teaches students how to learn, and that is the true key to acquiring knowledge. Strategies focus on organisational skills, time management, improving reading comprehension, vocabulary development, communication, how to study for tests effectively, memorization and more. Contains self-tests and reproducible forms to be used by individual students and valuable information for teachers and parents who work with students in developing study strategies. 'Study Strategies Made Easy' is the result of exhaustive research and is successfully being used in leading schools and learning centers throughout the United States and Canada.

Study Strategies Made Easy

Author: Leslie Davis
Publisher: Specialty PressInc
ISBN: 1886941033
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Education

The book teaches students how to learn, and that is the true key to acquiring knowledge. Strategies focus on organisational skills, time management, improving reading comprehension, vocabulary development, communication, how to study for tests effectively, memorization and more. Contains self-tests and reproducible forms to be used by individual students and valuable information for teachers and parents who work with students in developing study strategies. 'Study Strategies Made Easy' is the result of exhaustive research and is successfully being used in leading schools and learning centers throughout the United States and Canada.

Study Strategies Plus

Author: Sandi Sirotowitz
Publisher: Specialty PressInc
ISBN: 1886949115
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents strategies for enhancing study skills, offering students ways to improve reading comprehension, note taking, memorization, time management, and organization skills, in addition to managing homework and stress.

Purposeful Co Teaching

Author: Greg Conderman
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781452280424
Release Date: 2008-10-14
Genre: Education

Create powerful teaching partnerships that promote success for every student in inclusive classrooms! Ideal for both general and special education classrooms, this indispensible resource integrates interpersonal skills, instructional design, and teaching philosophy to guide educators through the beginning stages of co-teaching relationships toward smooth collaboration. The authors provide proven instructional strategies such as visuals, mnemonics, formative assessment, and more, for use within co-teaching partnerships. Additional resources include: Chapter activities and checklists for planning lessons Case studies from various subject areas and grade levels to illustrate the realities of co-teaching Resources such as books, videos, and helpful Web sites

The Win Win Classroom

Author: Jane Bluestein
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781412959001
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Education

Discusses ways in which teachers can prevent discipline problems and build student accountability in the classroom.

Building Blocks for Learning Occupational Therapy Approaches

Author: Jill Jenkinson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470986639
Release Date: 2008-11-20
Genre: Education

Building Blocks for Learning Occupational Therapy Approaches is a resource book for educational staff and pediatric occupational therapists, especially those new to the field. It shows how the implications of physical, psychological, social, and learning difficulties impact upon children’s abilities. This highly practical book will help readers recognize when a student’s poor performance within the classroom is a result of a medical condition or underlying motor and perceptual deficits.

From Chaos to Calm

Author: Janet Elaine Heininger
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399526617
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Family & Relationships

Explains how to cope with the unique challenges of children with ADHD, OCD, depression, or other disorders, with techniques to help establish daily routines, teach key social skills, and deal with everyday behavior problems.

Helping Kids and Teens with ADHD in School

Author: Joanne Steer
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781843106630
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Education

This fun and interactive workbook is aimed at actively engaging young people with ADHD and supporting them as they negotiate the pitfalls of growing-up, and the transition to secondary or high school. Each chapter focuses on a different key issue affecting children with ADHD around the time of school transition.

An ADHD Primer

Author: Lisa L. Weyandt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781351576727
Release Date: 2017-09-25
Genre: Education

Filled with current, practical, and useful information for professionals and individuals, this second edition of An ADHD Primer summarizes the literature concerning ADHD across the lifespan. It offers a better understanding of the disorder by addressing the potential causes of ADHD, the developmental course, and numerous treatment approaches. Author Lisa L. Weyandt delivers research-based, cutting-edge knowledge in a concise and user-friendly fashion. The book skillfully explains the scientific literature, often complex, concerning this disorder. Commonly asked questions are addressed, including: What causes ADHD? What does ADHD look like, and how can it be accurately assessed? How can ADHD be treated with and without medication? Weyandt thoroughly tackles these question and more. The text contains helpful tables and appendices, as well as numerous up-to-date resources for readers who desire additional information about the disorder. An ADHD Primer is intended for students enrolled in teacher-certification programs, graduate students enrolled in research and applied training programs, educators, counselors, nurses, psychologists, parents, and individuals with ADHD.

Study Smart Study Less

Author: Anne Crossman
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 9781607740469
Release Date: 2011-07-05
Genre: Education

Reap the rewards of a higher GPA without sacrificing your sanity or your social life! If “I studied all night and I still didn’t ace the test” is your mantra, this witty study guide will help you pinpoint your personal learning style, prevent study mishaps, and work to your strengths. Using the best research on memory and the brain, Study Smart, Study Less offers easy techniques to help you: • absorb info quickly • remember it accurately • create a successful study space • put together a productive study group • use interactive games to master tough material • identify pitfalls—and avoid falling into them • and stop overstudying (no—this isn’t a typo) By learning how to learn, you’ll not only feel smarter, you’ll be smarter. From the Trade Paperback edition.

ADHD

Author: Amy Farrar
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 9780761354550
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces case studies of patients with ADD/ADHD and provides in-depth details of the disorder.

Socially ADDept

Author: Janet Z. Giler
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470925949
Release Date: 2010-12-20
Genre: Education

Decodes the often confusing rules of social behavior for all children Socially ADDept helps educators and parents teach the hidden rules of social behavior to children with limited social skills, notably those with special needs like ADHD, learning disabilities, Asperger's and high-functioning autism, Tourette Syndrome, and nonverbal learning disabilities. The author provides all the information parents and professionals need to know to help kids learn social skills in simple, concise explanations. The book is divided into eight sections that educators can use as teaching units or parents can work through one week (or month) at a time. Includes a way for children to see themselves and how their behavior looks to others Deciphers the complex rules of nonverbal language into friendly, bite-sized morsels that kids can understand Offers a field-tested collection of suggestions and strategies for parents and professionals who want to enhance a child's social competence Socially ADDept is presented in a hands-on workbook format, complete with reproducible student worksheets that are also available for free download from the publisher web site.

Study Skills for High School Students

Author: Carol Carter
Publisher: Lifebound
ISBN: 0974204439
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Education

Provides high school students tips on ways to achieve academic success with information on learning styles, goal setting, note taking, preparing for tests, and developing critical thinking skills.