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  1. Basic Not Boring Series: Middle Years Book of Human Body and Health

    This book introduces students from middle years to the human body and health. Each page invites learner to try a high interest, appealing exercises which will help students with a new skill, reinforce a skill or assess a student's performance or understanding. Students will deepen their science, body and health knowledge while following dozens of delightful doctors, patients, and workers around a Medical Centre. Activities cover body processes, cells, tissues, organs, systems (skeletal, nervous, heart & circulatory, endocrine, excretory, respiratory, digestive, reproductive), joints, muscles, senses, genetics, diseases, disorders, exercise, nutrition, first aid and fitness. Learn More

    A$21.95
  2. Basic Not Boring Years 5-6

    Basic Not Boring Years 5-6 is an interdisciplinary resource designed for middle years students, and covers the key learning areas of English, maths, society and the environment through mapping skills, measurement, grammar usage, writing skills and problem solving.  The book provides tools for reinforcing concepts and skills for identifying areas that need additional attention.  Each section contains a list of skills for the content area, student exercises, a ready-to-use assessment tool and a complete answer key.

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    A$59.95
  3. Integrating Differentiated Instruction and Understanding by Design

    Differentiated Instruction and Understanding by Design explains how to connect these two approaches and use their combined power to meet content standards and prepare for tests. While providing students with multiple learning pathways, use the backward design approach to develop curriculum units and lessons that can be differentiated in response to students’ different needs and levels. Combine drill and practice with differentiated performance tasks to inspire understanding of content and create a fair, criterion-referenced assessment approach that supports standards and differentiation.

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    A$25.95
  4. STEM Resources

    Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) research refers to experiments conducted to address problems in those fields that can be tested using the scientific method. The scientific method is an inquiry process used to systematically study, investigate and to provide explanations for observed phenomenon in the natural world. This method is used by STEM professionals to answer questions they have about important world problems and usually includes carefully orchestrating a situation that allows them to observe, measure and test their ideas.

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    Starting at A$15.00

  5. Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Vocabulary Word Play Level 2 – Years 9–12

    Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Vocabulary Word Play Level 2 – Years 9–12 is designed to help teachers and their students review and practise vocabulary skills. The 180 quick activities – one for each day of the school year – consist of short exercises that reinforce definitions and demonstrate the art of using words creatively, teaching vocabulary words and their usage while giving students free reign to play with words and experiment with different forms of language. These daily activities may be used at the very beginning of class to get students into learning mode, near the end of class to make good educational use of that transitional time, in the middle of class to shift gears between lessons, or whenever else you have minutes that go unused.

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    A$35.95
  6. The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High-Quality Units

    The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High-Quality Units offers instructional modules on the basic concepts and elements of Understanding by Design (UbD), the "backward design" approach used by thousands of educators to create curriculum units and assessments that focus on developing students' understanding of important ideas. The eight modules are organised around the UbD Template Version 2.0 and feature components similar to what is typically provided in a UbD design workshop, including: Discussion and explanation of key ideas in the module; Guiding exercises, worksheets and design tips.

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    A$29.95
  7. Digital Daily Warm-Ups: English Series

    The Digital Daily Warm-Ups series is a wonderful way to turn extra classroom minutes into valuable learning time. The brief activities allow students to apply problem-solving skills that are relevant to their lives, such as calculating the probability of picking a purple jellybean out of a jar of jellybeans, making a pie graph to display the makeup of Earth's atmosphere, or using known information to estimate unknown information.The warm-ups include an assortment of problems requiring varying degrees of prior knowledge. They vary in level of difficulty and the amount of time it will take students to solve them. Make them into laminated cards for student use, or you may want to use the activities as a test on the problem-solving skills that are built and acquired over time.

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    Starting at A$35.95

  8. Differentiating Assessment in Middle and High School Mathematics and Science

    With numerous examples and strategies, it is an all-inclusive manual on assessing student readiness, interests, learning and thinking styles. It includes examples of: Pre-Formative and Summative assessments; Informal and formal assessments; Oral and written assessments; Project and performance assessments; Highly structured and enrichment assessments for struggling to gifted students; Assessment tools and rubrics; Differentiated Assessment; Concepts Critical to Effective Differentiated Assessments; Types and examples of differentiated Assessments; Strategic Teaching, Informal and Formative Assessments.

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    A$32.95
  9. Teaching & Assessing 21st Century Skills: The Classroom Strategies Series

    As the 21st century unfolds, the pace of change in the world is accelerating. P–12 teachers and administrators must lead the cultural shift required to ensure their students can survive and thrive in the changing world. In Teaching & assessing 21st century skills the authors present a model of instruction and assessment based on a combination of cognitive skills (skills students will need to succeed academically) and conative skills (skills students will need to succeed interpersonally) necessary for the 21st century. The authors believe both cognitive and conative skills will be vital to the success of all citizens living and working in the highly varied and quickly changing knowledge economy of the 21st century.

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    A$39.95
  10. Getting Started with Lego Robotics

    Wouldn't it be nice if there was a golden ticket to STEM education? What if it could be applied as part of a lesson, as a class on its own or as an after-school club? Sound too good to be true? It's not. The golden ticket is robotics. It's hard to find a better way to teach STEM education. And the best part is it's hands on, multidisciplinary, collaborative, an authentic learning experience and engaging! Gura brings together the information you need and presents it in a manageable, organised way so that you learn what LEGO Robotics is, what student activities look like, how to begin, how to manage a class and much more. Gura concludes with more than a dozen interviews with educators, trainers and even a student, so you can receive first-hand advice and recommendations.

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    A$42.95
  11. Basic Not Boring Set of 23

    Do basic skills have to be boring? Absolutely not! This series uses exciting adventures and delightful characters to help teach fundamental skills and provide a foundation for learning. The books address specific content areas; present tasks that grab the attention and curiosity of students; contain clear directions to the students; ask students to use, remember and practise basic skills and; challenge students to be creative and analytical.

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    A$500.00
  12. Multimedia Kit Sale Set of 4

    This set includes 1 copy of each of the following:

    • The Power of Professional Learning Communities at Work: Bringing the Big Ideas to Life A Multimedia Kit (SOT4886)
    • Leading Difficult Conversations: Professional Learning Communities at Work DVD (SOT1946)
    • Collaborative Teams in Professional Learning Communities at Work DVD (SOT4862)
    • Leadership in Professional Learning Communities at Work DVD (SOT4855)
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    A$570.00

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