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Teaching strategies Creative curriculum for preschool
November 15, 2017

Teaching strategies Creative curriculum for preschool

Preschool Program (3-5 Years of Age) Mini University’s preschool teachers use the Creative Curriculum for Preschool, a written research-based curriculum created by Teaching Strategies. This curriculum has been aligned to the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) Ohio’s Early Learning and Development Standards. Ohio Department of Education Core Themes All children…

strategies in teaching writing skills
October 23, 2017

strategies in teaching writing skills

Students with visual impairments use different strategies when writing, depending on the amount of vision they have, as well as their particular needs and interests. It is important to work closely with a teacher of the blind and visually impaired to determine which strategies are most appropriate for a specific student. The document (2008) from SET-BC (Special…

Teaching strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury
September 22, 2017

Teaching strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury

Ways Faculty Can Help Students with Traumatic Brain Injury/Acquired Brain Impairment There is a range of inclusive teaching strategies that can assist all students to learn but there are some specific strategies that are useful in teaching a group which includes students with Traumatic Brain Injury/Acquired Brain Impairment. In considering alternative forms of…

Teaching strategies for writing skills
April 21, 2017

Teaching strategies for writing skills

Unlike some other academic skills, the ability to write well is something that follows you from elementary school all throughout your life, particularly if you work in an office environment – so it’s no wonder there’s such an emphasis on it in school! From creative short stories and descriptive paragraphs in elementary school to lengthier prose and argumentative…

strategies for teaching long division
May 24, 2017

strategies for teaching long division

4 does not go into 1 (hundred). So combine the 1 hundred with the 6 tens (160). 4 goes into 16 four times. 4 goes into 5 once, leaving a remainder of 1. th h t o 0 4 0 0 R7 3 2 0 7 8 does not go into 3 of the thousands. So combine the 3 thousands with the 2 hundreds (3, 200). 8 goes into 32 four times (3, 200 ÷ 8 = 400) 8 goes into 0 zero times (tens). 8 goes…

List of teaching strategies for teachers
April 3, 2017

List of teaching strategies for teachers

Here is a sampling of strategies that teachers can use either to head off or to provide consequences for low- to medium-level student misbehavior: Prior to Occurrence of Behavior(s): Break student tasks into manageable chunks : Students may misbehave to escape activities that they find too hard or tedious. Consider breaking a larger task into smaller or easier…

Strategies for teaching Context Clues
November 22, 2016

Strategies for teaching Context Clues

When attempting to decipher the meaning of a new word, it is often useful to look at what comes before and after that word. The surrounding words can give readers helpful context clues about the meaning and structure of the new word, as well as how it is used. Using context clues aligns with the following ELA Common Core Standard: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.4 Determine…

Teaching strategies for Common Core standards
June 17, 2017

Teaching strategies for Common Core standards

Find links to classroom and professional development resources for K–3 teachers, as well as tips and resources to help librarians and parents support the goals of the Common Core. For those who are new to the Common Core, we offer an overview of the standards and how they will shift English Language Arts teaching and learning. Overview of the Common Core The…

Emotional behavioral disorder teaching strategies
December 4, 2016

Emotional behavioral disorder teaching strategies

Students who suffer from Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, or EBD, very often find it difficult to control their behavior and work as productive members of a classroom. EBD kids commonly lack the impulse control and the emotional balance that is necessary to handle social interactions with other students effectively. This can be challenging for a teacher, especially…

Teaching mental calculation strategies
December 19, 2016

Teaching mental calculation strategies

The purpose of this booklet produced by the Qualifications and Curriculum Development Agency (QCDA, formerly QCA) in collaboration with the National Strategies is to offer guidance to teachers on teaching effective mental strategies for calculation and to make clear the expectations concerning the use of calculators. It was designed to assist teachers in their…

Social-Emotional teaching strategies
December 28, 2016

Social-Emotional teaching strategies

Role of the Teacher You can promote social-emotional development in your classroom by embedding your teaching practices throughout the day. Remaining sensitive to children’s needs helps them feel secure and confident, and acts as a model for effective social behavior. For example, asking questions to help children find a solution to a social conflict helps them…

Teaching strategies for classroom management
June 20, 2017

Teaching strategies for classroom management

The year I started teaching seventh- to twelfth-grade English in Minneapolis, Prince launched his song about urban ruin, Sign o the Times. That song was an apt musical backdrop for the lives of my students, most of whom lived in poverty and challenged me daily. That year also afforded me the opportunity to be assaulted with a stone, two chairs, a Rambo knife…

Strategies for teaching concepts of print
January 6, 2017

Strategies for teaching concepts of print

Coined by New Zealand educator Marie Clay, concepts about print (CAP) refers to what emergent readers need to understand about how printed language works and how it represents language. Successful beginning readers develop concepts about print at an early age, building on emergent literacy that starts before formal schooling. Print carries a message. Even when…

teaching strategies for preschool children
March 19, 2017

teaching strategies for preschool children

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research paper About teaching strategies
July 1, 2017

research paper About teaching strategies

This discussion focuses on impact of effective teaching strategies on the students’ academic performance and learning outcome along with the researcher’s own experiences. A teacher plays a vital role within a few hours in the classroom by delivering the daily specific planned content which is a part of curriculum for a specific grade. It depends on the teacher…

Teaching writing strategies middle school
July 16, 2017

Teaching writing strategies middle school

Summary : Few sources available today offer writing teachers such succinct, practice-based help—which is one reason why 30 Ideas for Teaching Writing was the winner of the Association of Education Publishers 2005 Distinguished Achievement Award for Instructional Materials. The National Writing Project s 30 Ideas for Teaching Writing offers successful strategies…

Teaching strategies and techniques for elementary
August 15, 2017

Teaching strategies and techniques for elementary

I came across Terry Heick’s blog – 10 Assessments You Can Perform In 90 Seconds – at TeachThought from earlier this year and really enjoyed the formative assessment strategies that he outlined. Using formative assessment techniques in class – or “simple assessments” as Terry calls them – are easy to administer and provide the instant feedback teachers need to…

Teaching strategies for cerebral palsy
July 4, 2017

Teaching strategies for cerebral palsy

Cerebral palsy is a non-progressive neurological disorder that begins in utero, in infancy, or during the child’s formative developmental period, which is within the first three years of life. Cerebral Palsy (CP) permanently impacts body movement and muscle coordination. This disorder is caused by damage to areas of the brain that control movement. A common type…

Strategies for teaching vocabulary words
June 16, 2017

Strategies for teaching vocabulary words

Tips to help you close the book on the text-dependent classroom, while 8 fresh approaches that will make your Back to School Night memorable. How curriculum compacting teaching strategies can be used in your classroom. A look at how technology in the classroom can help you assess student writing. How you can implement a morning yoga sequence into your school…