The First Six Weeks of School

The First Six Weeks of School
Author: Mike Anderson,Responsive Classroom
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 297
Release: 2015
ISBN 10: 9781892989819
ISBN 13: 1892989816
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The First Six Weeks of School Book Review:

This second edition of a teacher favorite features a fresh, easy-to-use layout including color coding by grade level, more support for student engagement in academics, greater emphasis on the effective use of teacher language, and a dedicated chapter on the all-important first day of school.

The First Six Weeks of School

The First Six Weeks of School
Author: Paula Denton,Roxann Kriete
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools Incorporated
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9781892989048
ISBN 13: 1892989042
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The First Six Weeks of School Book Review:

A guidebook for K-6 teachers offers tips for structuring the first six weeks of school to provide a foundation for a productive year of learning.

Cherish the First Six Weeks

Cherish the First Six Weeks
Author: Helen Moon
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 308
Release: 2013
ISBN 10: 0307987272
ISBN 13: 9780307987273
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cherish the First Six Weeks Book Review:

Describes how to get a newborn on a sleeping and eating schedule and integrate a new addition to a family in a way that will keep everyone happy and healthy.

The First Six Weeks

The First Six Weeks
Author: Midwife Cath
Publsiher: Allen & Unwin
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2016-04-27
ISBN 10: 1952533910
ISBN 13: 9781952533914
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The First Six Weeks Book Review:

'Cath Curtin is the newborn baby guru! A calming voice, a gentle hand and a wealth of knowledge during one of the most incredible but terrifying times of your life - new parenthood. To have Cath's support after the birth of my first son was invaluable and I don't know how I would have done it without her!' Rebecca Judd Cathryn Curtin has delivered more than 10,000 babies over the last 40 years, so she understands how the first six weeks of a baby's life are vital for establishing habits that help create a healthy, happy routine for your baby and a loving lifelong bond between you and your child. In this practical and easy-to-use guide, Midwife Cath covers all aspects of a newborn's first weeks, from caring for your baby to coping with the sudden emotional and physical changes of new parenthood. By following her brilliant bath, bottle and bed routine, you'll enjoy a deep sleep for up to five hours in these demanding early weeks while your partner has some precious one-on-one time with your child. These first weeks of a baby's life can be a challenge for any new parent. Midwife Cath's invaluable experience and wisdom will guide you through them as well as help you establish a routine that will ensure a healthier, happier baby and better-rested and more confident parents.

The Morning Meeting Book

The Morning Meeting Book
Author: Roxann Kriete,Carol Davis
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Total Pages: 232
Release: 2014-04-14
ISBN 10: 1892989603
ISBN 13: 9781892989604
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Morning Meeting Book Book Review:

Promote a climate of trust, academic growth, and positive behavior by launching each school day with a whole class gathering. This comprehensive, user-friendly book shows you how to hold Responsive ClassroomMorning Meetings, a powerful teaching tool used by hundreds of thousands of teachers in K-8 schools. In the new edition of this essential text, you'll find: Step-by-step, practical guidelines for planning and holding Responsive Classroom Morning Meetings in K-8 classroomsDescriptions of Morning Meeting in action in real classrooms100 ideas for greetings, sharing, activities, and messages: some tried-and-true and some newUpdated information on sharingGuidance on adapting meeting components for different ages and abilities, including upper grades and English Language Learners.Explanations of how Morning Meeting supports mastery of Common Core State Standards, 21st century skills, and core competencies enumerated by the Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL).

Quick Tips

Quick Tips
Author: Kelly Bergman
Publsiher: Scholastic Teaching Resources
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 9780545167284
ISBN 13: 0545167280
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Quick Tips Book Review:

This all-in-one collection of organization and management tips, checklists, and reproducible forms helps teachers launch a successful school year. From streamlining daily planning and record keeping to effectively managing student work and behavior, this resource helps new and experienced teachers begin the year with confidence and develop strategies to stay organized and in control the rest of the year. Includes a CD with record-keeping and management forms teachers can fill in, print, and save! For use with Grades K–5.

After the First Six Weeks

After the First Six Weeks
Author: Midwife Cath
Publsiher: Allen & Unwin
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2018-08-29
ISBN 10: 1760637009
ISBN 13: 9781760637002
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

After the First Six Weeks Book Review:

Midwife Cath has delivered more than 10,000 babies over the last 40 years, but her care of mothers and babies doesn't end when they leave the hospital. She strongly believes that all families need ongoing support, particularly in their first crucial year of parenting. After the First Six Weeks is a follow-up to Midwife Cath's bestselling book The First Six Weeks. Week six is a major milestone for both babies and parents, and this comprehensive guidebook will provide a roadmap to 'what's next'-starting at six weeks and taking you through to the end of the first 12 months. Midwife Cath covers all the joys and challenges of your child's first year at home, focusing on such issues as breast and bottle feeding; the introduction of solids; sleep; growth and development; the importance of play; safety; and her Bath Bottle Bed (BBB) routine and how it evolves over these 12 months. Midwife Cath's invaluable experience and wisdom will help you establish routines that will ensure a healthier, happier baby and better-rested, more confident parents.

Making Humanities and Social Sciences Come Alive

Making Humanities and Social Sciences Come Alive
Author: Deborah Green,Deborah Price
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2019-02-28
ISBN 10: 1108445438
ISBN 13: 9781108445436
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Making Humanities and Social Sciences Come Alive Book Review:

Prepares readers to become high-quality humanities and social sciences educators for early childhood and primary contexts.

Interactive Modeling

Interactive Modeling
Author: Margaret Berry Wilson
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Total Pages: 204
Release: 2012
ISBN 10: 1892989530
ISBN 13: 9781892989536
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Interactive Modeling Book Review:

Use Interactive Modeling to teach academic and social skills, routines, transitions, use of materials - any behavior, skill, or routine that needs to be done in a specific way. When teachers use this technique, children quickly learn exactly what to do, and they remember better. You'll spend less time reteaching, and your students will spend more time learning. book includes sample lessons, scripts, a planning guide, and a summary of research on the principles behind Interactive Modeling. -- website

Rules in School

Rules in School
Author: Kathryn Brady,Mary Beth Forton,Deborah Porter
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Total Pages: 239
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 1892989425
ISBN 13: 9781892989420
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rules in School Book Review:

Join the thousands of teachers in schools nationwide who have used this positive approach to discipline to establish calm, safe classrooms in which students can do their best learning. The approach to discipline presented in this book helps children develop self-control, understand how positive behavior looks and sounds, and come to value such behavior. With many examples from their own classrooms, three experienced teachers offer practical techniques to help you: establish clear expectations for behavior from day one; teach students how to articulate their learning goals for school; create classroom rules that connect to students' goals; use techniques such as interactive modeling to teach positive behavior; reinforce positive behavior with supportive teacher language; quickly stop misbehavior; restore positive behavior so that children retain their dignity and continue learning; reinforce positive behavior with supportive teacher language.

Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain

Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain
Author: Zaretta Hammond
Publsiher: Corwin Press
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2014-11-13
ISBN 10: 1483308022
ISBN 13: 9781483308029
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain Book Review:

A bold, brain-based teaching approach to culturally responsive instruction To close the achievement gap, diverse classrooms need a proven framework for optimizing student engagement. Culturally responsive instruction has shown promise, but many teachers have struggled with its implementation—until now. In this book, Zaretta Hammond draws on cutting-edge neuroscience research to offer an innovative approach for designing and implementing brain-compatible culturally responsive instruction. The book includes: Information on how one’s culture programs the brain to process data and affects learning relationships Ten “key moves” to build students’ learner operating systems and prepare them to become independent learners Prompts for action and valuable self-reflection

First Year Teacher s Survival Guide

First Year Teacher s Survival Guide
Author: Julia G. Thompson
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2012-06-14
ISBN 10: 1118429710
ISBN 13: 9781118429716
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Becoming a Mother

Becoming a Mother
Author: Magbule Doko
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 231
Release: 2019-11-07
ISBN 10: 9781792832482
ISBN 13: 1792832486
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Becoming a Mother Book Review:

This book explains in detail everything you need to know when becoming a mother. It is an Essential Guidebook for New Mothers. Becoming a Mother: The First Six Weeks, explores all the struggles that new mothers come across and gives you tips and hints that are vital. Learn about: Essential Items needed for your Newborn, Caring for Yourself, Feeding, Sleeping, Changing and Bathing, Crying, and Many More Topics! The author, who is a medical doctor, also discusses When to Seek Medical Attention and discusses her own experiences and struggles of becoming a mother. Learn about how your life will change after having a baby and everything else you need to know for a smooth transition into motherhood! This book is a perfect gift for a mom-to-be!

Solving Thorny Behavior Problems

Solving Thorny Behavior Problems
Author: Caltha Crowe
Publsiher: Northeast Foundation for Ch
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2009
ISBN 10: 1892989328
ISBN 13: 9781892989321
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Solving Thorny Behavior Problems Book Review:

Arguing, excluding classmates, forming cliques, "forgetting" to do homework, refusing to do work, balking at sharing. These problems, so common in elementary classrooms, can disrupt learning, frustrate children, and exhaust teachers. This book gives you five strategies for working with children to solve these sorts of problems. You'll learn to use: problem-solving conferences, conflict resolution, role-playing, class meetings, and individual written agreements. With warmth, wit, and deep insight into classroom life, veteran teacher Caltha Crowe guides teachers in making the most of each strategy. She includes detailed steps, true stories from classrooms, actual conversations with students, and answers to real teachers' questions. Interactive planning pages will help you adapt the strategies for your own students.

Responsive Classroom for Music Art PE and Other Special Areas

Responsive Classroom for Music  Art  PE  and Other Special Areas
Author: Responsive Classroom
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Total Pages: 204
Release: 2016-07-24
ISBN 10: 1892989840
ISBN 13: 9781892989840
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Responsive Classroom for Music Art PE and Other Special Areas Book Review:

Responsive Classroom practices have helped thousands of special area teachers for more than 30 years. Here you'll find practical suggestions, charts, planners, and examples from experienced special area teachers who use Responsive Classroom practices every day. You'll learn how to: Open and close each period in calm, orderly waysSet students up for success by modeling and practicing skills and routinesUse positive teacher languageEngage students more deeplyRefocus and recharge students with quick, fun, movement breaksRespond to misbehavior to get students back to learning

Your First Year

Your First Year
Author: Todd Whitaker,Madeline Whitaker Good,Katherine Whitaker
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 120
Release: 2016-04-28
ISBN 10: 1317296850
ISBN 13: 9781317296850
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Your First Year Book Review:

Learn all the essentials for making your first year of teaching a success! In this exciting new book, internationally renowned educator Todd Whitaker teams up with his daughters--Madeline, an elementary teacher, and Katherine, a secondary teacher--to share advice and inspiration. They offer step-by-step guidance to thriving in your new role and overcoming the challenges that many new teachers face. Topics include: Learning classroom management skills such as building relationships and maintaining high expectations and consistency Setting up your classroom and establishing procedures and rules Planning effective lessons and making your instructional time an engaging experience Managing your own emotions in the classroom and dealing effectively with misbehavior Working with peers, administrators, and parents to build support and foster collaboration The book is filled with specific examples and vignettes from elementary, middle, and high school classes, so you’ll gain helpful strategies no matter what grade level and subject area you teach. You’ll also find out how to make tweaks or hit the "reset" button when something isn’t going as planned. Things may not always go perfectly your first year, but the practical advice in this book will help you stay motivated on the path to success! Bonus: As you read the book, get even more out of it by discussing it with others. Free study guides for practicing teachers and student teachers are available as eResource downloads from our website (www.routledge.com/products/9781138126152).

Closing Circles

Closing Circles
Author: Dana Januszka,Kristen Vincent
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Total Pages: 144
Release: 2012-08-03
ISBN 10: 1892989522
ISBN 13: 9781892989529
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Closing Circles Book Review:

Bringing the school day to a peaceful end enhances learning and reaffirms classroom community. Gather with your class for a 5- or 10-minute activity before dismissal and you'll all leave school feeling encouraged and competent. This book contains 50 easy-to-do activities for the end of the day: songs and chants, individual reflection questions, energetic cheers, silent cheers, quick partner and group chats, team or class challenges, quiet think time, and more. Use the activities as written or make them your own by adapting them to fit your students' mood or developmental needs. Handy size and spiral binding for easy classroom reference.

Creative Curriculum

Creative Curriculum
Author: Teaching Strategies,Gryphon House,Delmar Thomson Learning
Publsiher: Delmar Pub
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1988-01-01
ISBN 10: 9780766832886
ISBN 13: 0766832880
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Creative Curriculum Book Review:

The Creative Curriculum comes alive! This videotape-winner of the 1989 Silver Apple Award at the National Educational Film and Video Festival-demonstrates how teachers set the stage for learning by creating a dynamic well-organized environment. It shows children involved in seven of the interest areas in the The Creative Curriculum and explains how they learn in each area. Everyone conducts in-service training workshops for staff and parents or who teaches early childhood education courses will find the video an indispensable tool for explainin appropriate practice.

The Joyful Classroom

The Joyful Classroom
Author: Responsive Classroom
Publsiher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2016-03-16
ISBN 10: 1892989832
ISBN 13: 9781892989833
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Joyful Classroom Book Review:

Students learn more—and with more joy—when lessons connect with their lives and interests while challenging them to stretch and grow. In this book, you'll find practical, ready-to-use strategies for creating active and exciting lessons. You'll learn about: Partnering and grouping students for optimum learning Using interactive learning structures such as Maître d' and Swap Meets to support active learning Incorporating acting, drawing, debating, and more into daily lessons while still meeting rigorous learning goals Infusing lessons with choices in what or how to learn to increase students ownership of their learning Incorporating student self-assessment tools to help children monitor and evaluate their own work and identify ways to improve their learning Filled with lesson plans, precise directions for interactive learning structures, planning guides, and more!

The First Days of School

The First Days of School
Author: Harry K. Wong,Rosemary T. Wong
Publsiher: Harry K Wong Publication
Total Pages: 352
Release: 1999-07-01
ISBN 10: 9780962936036
ISBN 13: 0962936030
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The First Days of School Book Review:

Over 3 million copies have been sold of the preeminent book on classroom management and teaching for lesson achievement. The book walks a teacher, either novice or veteran, through the most effective ways to begin a school year and continue to become an effective teacher. This is the most basic book on how to teach. Every teacher and administrator needs to have a copy. The book is used in thousands of school districts, in over 65 countries, and in over 1000 college classrooms. It works and it's inspiring. Included in this 3rd edition is a free 38 minute Enhanced CD, Never Cease to Learn. This bonus CD features Harry Wong with a special introduction by Rosemary Wong. The motivational message delivered is one all educators must hear and see.