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Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics: Teachers' Understanding of Fundamental Mathematics
24 September 2010
Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics: Teachers' Understanding of Fundamental Mathematics in China and the United States
Routledge | 2010 | ISBN: 0415873843, 0415873843, 0203856341 | 232 pages | PDF | 14 MB
Studies of teachers in the U.S. often document insufficient subject matter knowledge in mathematics. Yet, these studies give few examples of the knowledge teachers need to support teaching, particularly the kind of teaching demanded by recent reforms in mathematics education. Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics describes the nature and development of the knowledge that elementary teachers need to become accomplished mathematics teachers, and suggests why such knowledge seems more common in China than in the United States, despite the fact that Chinese teachers have less formal education than their U.S. counterparts.
What English Language Teachers Need to Know Volume I: Understanding Learning
11 May 2011
Denise E. Murray, MaryAnn Christison, "What English Language Teachers Need to Know Volume I: Understanding Learning"
R..dge | 2010 | ISBN: 0415806399 | 240 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB
Designed for pre-service teachers and teachers new to the field of ELT, Volume I and its companion textbook, Volume II, are organized around the key question: What do teachers need to know and be able to do in order for their students to learn English? All English language teachers need to understand the nature of language and language learning, and with that understanding they need to be able to facilitate student learning.
What English Language Teachers Need to Know Volume II: Facilitating Learning
14 May 2011
Denise E. Murray, MaryAnn Christison, "What English Language Teachers Need to Know Volume II: Facilitating Learning"
R,,tledge | 2010 | ISBN: 0415806410 | 256 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB
Designed for pre-service teachers and teachers new to the field of ELT, Volume II and its companion are companion textbook, Volume I, are volumes organized around the key question: What do teachers need to know and be able to do in order for their students to learn English? Volume I covers the characteristics of the context in which teachers work, how English works and how it is learned, and the teacherís role in the larger professional sphere of English language education. Volume II covers the three main facets of teaching: planning, instructing, and assessing. The focus throughout is on outcomes, that is, student learning.
Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past, 25 Activities (For Kids series)
14 April 2011
Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of Our Past, 25 Activities (For Kids series) by Richard Panchyk
Chicago Review Press | 2001-10-01 | ISBN: 1556523955 | 160 pages | PDF | 123 MB
Twenty-five projects such as making a surface survey of a site, building a screen for sifting dirt and debris at a dig, tracking soil age by color, and counting tree rings to date a find teach kids the techniques that unearthed Neanderthal caves, Tutankhamun's tomb, the city of Pompeii, and Tenochtitlan, capital of the Aztec empire. Kids will delight in fashioning a stone-age tool, playing a serialization game with old photographs of cars, "reading" objects excavated in their own backyards, and using patent numbers to date modern artifacts as they gain an overview of human history and the science that brings it back to life.
Strong Kids, Healthy Kids
1 May 2011
Strong Kids, Healthy Kids: The Revolutionary Program for Increasing Your Child's Fitness in 30 Minutes a Week by Fredrick Hahn
A-M | 176 pages | English | 2008 | ISBN: 0814409423 | PDF | 12 MB
All parents want their children to be healthy, fit, and more active, but there is a pervasive myth that keeps many kids from reaching their full potential. A popular misconception is that young athletes shouldn't engage in strength training because it is harmful. However, current research, including a recent study from the Mayo Clinic, indicates that nothing could be further from the truth. Strength training is the single most effective exercise method for reversing adolescent obesity and can dramatically alter and improve a child's body composition. With his blockbuster book "The Slow Burna Fitness Revolution", renowned personal trainer Fredrick Hahn revealed the secret to strengthening muscles, enhancing flexibility, burning fat and improving performance in just 30 minutes a week.
What Expert Teachers Do: Enhancing Professional Knowledge for Classroom Practice
24 February 2011
What Expert Teachers Do: Enhancing Professional Knowledge for Classroom Practice by John Loughran
Publisher: R/*/*/ge | 2010 | ISBN: 0415579678 | PDF | 240 pages | 1.2 MB
How do expert teachers do it? How do they enhance student learning? How do they manage the dilemmas and tensions inherent in working with 25 different students in every lesson?
Internationally respected teacher educator John Loughran argues that teachersí knowledge of what they do is largely tacit and often misunderstood. In this book, he distils the essence of professional practice for classroom teachers. Drawing on the best research on pedagogy, he outlines the crucial principles of teaching and learning, and shows how they are translated into practice using real classroom examples.
Kids Connect the Dots & Preschool Worksheets
26 September 2010
Kids Connect the Dots & Preschool Worksheets | 6.22MB
Kids Connect the Dots is a dot-to-dot kids game for preschool-age kids.Kids join all the dots and reveal colorful image that is sure to excite your kids.
Roger G - HIP HOP FOR KIDS
24 June 2011
Roger G - HIP HOP FOR KIDSGenre: eLearningDescription:
XVID | 512x384 | AVI | 29.970 fps 1198 kbps | MP3 128 kbps | 276 MB
Hip Hop For Kids is a challenging dvd for kids. The dvd was designed by 2 dance professionals and we hope kids will repeat chapters over and over again to master each dance combination. There is also a fun section where the kid performers teach their own favorite steps.
Hip Hop For Kids a 30 minute dvd/cd entertainment set introduces kids to Hip Hop dance. Our host Roger G has been featured with Jay Z and has appeared on 106 & Park and Def Comedy leads our kid dancers through a fun Hip Hop work-out. Learn the latest Hip Hop steps from Melissa, Adia, Shani, Antoine and Chi-Chi, Stretch, Dance, Work Out! It's all for fun! CD has the song The Hip Hop Bounce to enjoy at home or at a party.
Frommer's Chicago with Kids (Frommer's With Kids)
6 August 2013
Frommer's Chicago with Kids (Frommer's With Kids) by Laura Tiebert
English | 2nd edition | March 7, 2005 | ISBN-10: 0764577476 | 320 pages | PDF | 4,3 Mb
Let Frommer's show you where your kids can:
Crawl inside a coal mine
Anchor their very own newscast
Root, root, root for the home team
Cruise the waterways on a private boat
Spend an exhilarating night at the theatre
Roll out a sleeping bag with the dinosaurs
Ride through city canyons on an elevated train
Discover Chicago's parks and all they have to offer
Devour a Chicago red hot or a slice of deep-dish pizza
Have a good time without breaking the bank
Just Dance Kids 2 USA WII-ProCiSiON
27 October 2011
Just Dance Kids 2 USA WII-ProCiSiON | 4.38 GB
Genre: Music | Publisher: Ubisoft
The coolest dance experience for kids is back -- Just Dance Kids 2 on Wii! Featuring 40 fun and crazy dance routines to kids favorite songs, including hits from today's most popular artists, TV shows and movies. Just Dance Kids 2 gets kids of all ages up and dancing with colorful graphics, super-fun dance moves, and kid-friendly gameplay!