Results 1–10 of 116 for "Curriculum"X related to "Bridging a reading gap" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (94)Personality (11)HIV & AIDS (10)Children (6)Learning & memory (5) 13 more... [+] Race (5)Testing issues (5)Sleep (3)Law & psychology (2)Schizophrenia (2)Anxiety (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Emotional health (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (2)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (3)Dwyer, Carol (2)Nogare, Mario A. (2)O'Leary, Ann (2)Puente, Antonio E. (2) 40 more... [+] Arnold, J. David (1)Bernstein, Douglas A. (1)Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Britton, Paula J. (1)Carey, Michael P. (1)Davidson, Margaret (1)Dollinger, Stephen J. (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Engle, T. L. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1)Fernald, Peter S. (1)Forsyth, Andrew D. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Greider, Jack J. (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kain, Craig (1)Kalichman, Seth (1)Kasschau, Richard A. (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)Kerber, Kenneth W. (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)LaVoie, Allan L. (1)Leal, Linda (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)McEntarffer, Rob (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Rhodes, Nancy (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Snellgrove, Louis (1)Stierhem, Carolyn (1)Watson, David L. (1)Whitcomb, David H. (1)Woods, Paul I. (1)Zimbardo, Philip G. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 116 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Practice for Knowledge Acquisition (Not Drill and Kill)Researchers who have investigated expert and novice performance have uncovered important distinctions between deliberate practice and other activities, such as work, play and rote repetition.Curriculum 2.Research in Brain Function and LearningIt is important for teachers and parents to understand that maturation of the brain influences learning readiness. For teachers, this is especially important when designing lessons and selecting which strategies to use.Curriculum 3.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating StudentsResearch has shown that motivation is related to whether or not students have opportunities to be autonomous and to make important academic choices. Having choices allows children to feel that they have control or ownership over their own learning. This, in turn, helps them develop a sense of responsibility and self-motivation.Curriculum 4.How Do My Students Think: Diagnosing Student ThinkingTeachers and researchers generally refer to preinstructional knowledge as preconceptions. Pre-assessment of student academic skills and student knowledge may not accurately reflect actual pupil skill and knowledge.Curriculum 5.Activity 1.2: What is Personality? A Personal AppraisalThis activity helps students identify and examine their implicit personality theories and makes personality theories concrete and understandable.Curriculum 6.Using Praise to Enhance Student Resilience and Learning OutcomesPraise is constructive feedback given to students by teachers and others on specific academic products. Praise refers only to positive feedback; feedback alone can be either positive or negative.Curriculum 7.Activity 2.4: Relating Body Temperature and Circadian RhythmsStudents rate themselves on an alertness scale each time a temperature reading is recorded, examining how a psychological variable fluctuates in comparison to body tempature.Curriculum 8.Social Support Networks Teaching Tip SheetSocial support networks are key to preventing HIV transmission, to professional caregivers, to immediate family members providing direct care, in the bereavement process following AIDS-related death, and for the HIV-positive individual.Curriculum 9.Activity 3.2: Defining AggressionAggression is used as an example of a typical construct in psychology, permeated with subtle meanings and not-so-subtle disagreements that make it difficult to reach a consensual definition.Curriculum 10.Activity 2.3: Ethical Principles and Dilemmas in the Practice of PsychologyUsing high-probability statements taken from an astrological source, this classroom demonstration illustrates the willingness of students to believe bogus personality assessments.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 116 for "Curriculum"X related to "Bridging a reading gap"