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.

Purposeful Co Teaching

Author: Greg Conderman
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781452280424
Release Date: 2008-10-15
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

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.

The Win Win Classroom

Author: Jane Bluestein
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781412959001
Release Date: 2007-11-06
Genre: Education

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

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.

Straight A Study Skills

Author: Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440552465
Release Date: 2013-01-18
Genre: Education

"Contains material adapted from The everything guide to study skills, by Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick"--T.p. verso.

Fostering Independent Learning

Author: Virginia Smith Harvey
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781593854515
Release Date: 2007-03-02
Genre: Education

Accessible, practical, and empowering, this book gives school professionals the tools to put students in charge of their own learning. Going beyond traditional "study skills" guides that focus on the mechanics of homework completion and test taking, the authors address the underlying psychological factors that influence academic success and lifelong learning. They provide step-by-step guidance and data-based interventions for helping each student develop a repertoire of problem-solving strategies in the areas of motivation, emotional responses to learning, behavior, time management, organization, memory, reading, writing, math, and more. In a large-size format with lay-flat binding to facilitate photocopying, the volume includes dozens of reproducible handouts and forms. This book is in The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series.

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.

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.

Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence

Author: Brenda Smith Myles
Publisher: AAPC Publishing
ISBN: 0967251494
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Education

Gives an overview of those characteristics of Asperger Syndrome that make adolescence particularly challenging and difficult. This comprehensive book discusses strategies and supports necessary to ensure a successful school experience for students with Asperger Syndrome at the middle and secondary levels.

Study Power

Author: William R. Luckie
Publisher:
ISBN: 157129046X
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Education

Easy-to-use self-teaching manual teaches students from elementary to medical school develope vital skills that help in every stage of learning.