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  1. Energising Smart Starters - Writing Prompts: Motivational Exercises to Stimulate the Brain

    Smart Starter activities change extra moments in a classroom into teachable moments. The Smart Starters in this book, Writing Prompts, are packed full of great writing ideas to encourage students to practise and polish different writing modes. The starters are grouped by writing modes. As you introduce a new type of writing, have students practise that mode. A starter may inspire your students to develop questions or examples along the same lines, expanding the quick write into a full-blown writing project. Dust off those rusty skills with a Smart Starter. Use them anytime to stimulate minds. Doing a Smart Starter will sharpen thinking processes and challenge brains. In addition, Smart Starters work well as starting points for students to create other similar questions and problems.

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  2. Energising Smart Starters - Vocabulary: Motivational Exercises to Stimulate the Brain

    Smart Starter activities are designed to take short amounts of time. However, Smart Starters are NOT short on substance. The Smart Starters in this book are packed full of important skills to practise and polish or reinforce and extend students' vocabularies. One or more of them might help to ease students into a new area of study, such as starting off a unit on learning new words. A starter may inspire your students to develop questions or examples along the same lines, expanding the warm-up into a full-blown vocabulary lesson. Smart Starters are not only for English lessons. Doing a Smart Starter will sharpen thinking processes and challenge brains, and work well as starting points for students to create other similar questions and problems.

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  3. Energising Smart Starters - Grammar and Punctuation: Motivational Exercises to Stimulate the Brain

    Each Smart Starter activity can be completed in a few minutes to provide the satisfaction of quick success and focus minds for further learning on the subject of Grammar and Punctuation. Activities are grouped by skill sets to be used to begin a unit, review a concept, expand into a larger lesson or just make every moment in the classroom a learning moment. One or more might help to ease students into a new area of study. A starter may inspire your students to develop questions or examples along the same lines or to expand the warm-up into a full-blown writing project. Smart Starters work well as starting points for students to create other similar questions and problems. Doing a Smart Starter will sharpen thinking processes and challenge brains.

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  4. Know the Lingo! Mastering Academic Vocabulary

    In order for students to acquire new knowledge and learning, they must be able to understand what they read, hear and are asked to do in the classroom. Students must comprehend academic vocabulary in order to understand instruction and academic texts. Know the Lingo! provides definitions and practice opportunities for specific instructional verbs so students can comprehend and follow directions with greater understanding and accuracy. Teachers are also given strategies that will help them teach academic vocabulary used in all learning areas. All reading passages have been Lexile levelled.

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  5. Let's Get This Day Started: Reading

    Start your day off right with quick, high-interest reading passages that provide students with purposeful and accessible fluency and reading-comprehension practice. The passages and activities in Let’s Get This Day Started: Reading can be used to enhance students’ reading proficiency throughout the school year. Designed to be flexible enough for daily or weekly use, choose from 85 fiction and nonfiction passages organised into 17 themed units. Every reading passage includes multiple-choice questions that challenge students to exercise a variety of reading skills and strategies. Each unit culminates with a writing activity that requires students to revisit and integrate information from the various texts within the unit.

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