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Now I Know My Word Families and Sight Words
Now I Know My Word Families and Sight WordsThis big collection of engaging activity pages will give children lots of opportunities to practice and master more than 50 different word families and 100 key sight words — building blocks that help lay the foundation for reading success. It’s the perfect way to support the learning young children need to excel in school and become lifelong learners! For use with Grades K-2.
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How to Succeed in School

How to Succeed in SchoolHow to Succeed in School

Authored by a former university educator and researcher, this FREE e-Book provides students and their parents with researched, learning strategies that will lead toward success in school. Also includes a discussion about the true nature of intelligence, an examination of the myths about IQ, and a look behind the myth of learning styles.
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School Culture
School CultureSchool culture is today one of the most important themes in education and educational research. This book draws on a wide range of contemporary perspectives to provide an insight into the key issues and concepts which underpin school culture.
The first part of the book is concerned with culture as an holistic concept. The second part adopts the stance that school culture is the sum of its subcultures.The contributors focus on significant groups such as teachers and students, or theme, for example sexuality, and examine in depth the nature and character of schooling.
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Grammar Girl's 101 Words Every High School Graduate Needs to Know
Grammar Girl's 101 Words Every High School Graduate Needs to KnowMillions of people around the world communicate better thanks to Mignon Fogarty, aka Grammar Girl, whose top-rated weekly grammar podcast has been downloaded more than 30 million times. Now she's turning her attention to improving our vocabulary―one word at a time―with Grammar Girl's 101 Words Every High School Graduate Needs to Know.
Not sure whether your post-high school vocabulary is up to snuff? This handy reference guide is a great starting point for ensuring you know the words that will help you impress your college professors, hold your own among your peers, write killer papers, and simply sound articulate―a skill that will benefit you for years to come.
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School Dictionary of American English

Collins Cobuild School Dictionary of American EnglishCollins Cobuild School Dictionary of American English

With innovations such as DefinitionsPLUS and vocabulary builders, the School Dictionary of American English transforms the learner's dictionary from an occasional reference into the ultimate resource and must-have dictionary for language learners. The definitions have been created using a controlled vocabulary, and each definition has been reviewed by a team of classroom teachers to ensure that they are appropriate for learners at the intermediate level.


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Life in Schools and Classrooms: Past, Present and Future
Life in Schools and Classrooms: Past, Present and FutureThis book discusses key aspects of life in schools and classrooms, and surveys the changes that have occurred over the years in educational research, policy making and practice in these school and classroom settings. It not only examines cutting-edge research in these areas, but also showcases good practices in the field. Among the topics reviewed are recent developments in assessment, methods for collecting and analysing data on classroom practice, school leadership and the pros and cons of class size and small-class teaching; topics which are currently hotly debated in education systems around the globe.
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Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School - 4th edition
Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School - 4th editionLearning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School combines theory and practice to present a broad introduction to the opportunities and challenges of teaching mathematics in the secondary school classroom. This fourth edition has been fully updated to reflect the latest changes to the curriculum and research in the field, taking into account key developments in teacher training and education, including examinations and assessment.
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