Release on 2007-07-20 | by Sam Goldstein,Robert B. Brooks
Creating Sustainable, Resilient Classrooms
Author: Sam Goldstein,Robert B. Brooks
Pubpsher: John Wiley & Sons
"This book sets the standard in delivering a comprehensive, state-of-the-art approach for understanding, treating, and preventing classroom behavior difficulties. It should be on the bookshelves of all professionals who work in school settings. I will certainly recommend this text to my colleagues and students." —George J. DuPaul, PhD, Professor of School Psychology, Associate Chair, Education and Human Services, Lehigh University A classic guide to creating a positive classroom environment Covering the most recent and relevant findings regarding behavior management in the classroom, this new edition of Understanding and Managing Children's Classroom Behavior has been completely updated to reflect the current functional approach to assessing, understanding, and positively managing behavior in a classroom setting. With its renewed focus on the concept of temperament and its impact on children's behavior and personality, Understanding and Managing Children's Classroom Behavior emphasizes changing behavior rather than labeling it. Numerous contributions from renowned experts on each topic explore: How to identify strengths and assets and build on them Complete functional behavioral assessments The relationship between thinking, learning, and behavior in the classroom Practical strategies for teachers to improve students' self-regulation How to facilitate social skills Problem-solving approaches to bullies and their victims Medications and their relationship to behavior The classic guide to helping psychologists, counselors, and educators improve their ability to serve all students, Understanding and Managing Children's Classroom Behavior, Second Edition will help educators create citizens connected to each other, to their teachers, to their families, and to their communities.
Release on 2000-06-22 | by Scottish Primary Mathematics Group
Author: Scottish Primary Mathematics Group
The Teaching File: Provides true variety and interactivity for your oral and mental starters. Suggests a wide choice of practical and oral teaching activities and suggestions for clearly focused review sessions. Activities enable you to adjust the pace of teaching to suit your class and offer options for consolidation, reinforcement, extension and differentiation
Maths Spotlight: Extends and challenges your gifted pupils. Fits superbly with any core maths programme. Requires minimal teacher supervision so you can focus on your core maths teaching. Saves you dipping into next year's books.
There is a Teacher's pack and Pupil Resource Pack for each year. The Teacher's Pack contains: - 2 Diagnostic tests with answers and analysis grids- Units of teaching resources (1 per National Curriculum Attainment Target) each comprising: - Guided group session plan- Teaching activities - Diagnostic tests highlight key areas of weakness/gaps in pupils' knowledge- Targeted revision and practice resources for evaluating end of year readiness and tracking progress for Years 1 - 6- Enables teachers to assess pupils without NC Levels and identify what support they need to achieve the expected National Standard or better- Focus on small-group work- Provides practice in the format and style of the new tests- Clear/short (mostly 15-20mins) teaching plans are ideal for non-specialists/teaching assistants- Remedial resource that tackles poor performance in SATs- Help you show progress in maths year on year
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