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  1. Make the Future! Hands-On Sustainability Lessons for Years 7 & 8

    Make the Future! Hands-On Sustainability Lessons for Years 7 and 8 is a resource for secondary classrooms that gives real meaning to the idea of sustainability. Created in line with the Australian Curriculum: Design and Technologies, this book empowers students to make a tangible difference to the environment - and their future. Make the Future! combines traditional skills and cutting-edge research to create authentic, purposeful activities that will show your students positive change is not just feasible - it is delicious, stylish, economical and fun!

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    A$36.95
  2. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Years 7-8 (2nd Ed.)

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Years 7-8 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Years 7-8 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories, poetry and biographies, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  3. Affective Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Years 6-8, 2nd Edition

    The Affective Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program uses a models approach to scaffold student learning and promote inquiry-based discussions of texts. This series of Jacob's Ladder books focuses specifically on supporting advanced students' social-emotional needs through the discussion of reading selections in the following genres: short stories and media, poetry, and speeches, essays and biographies. New ladders were specifically designed for this series and derived from relevant theories about empathy, risk and resilience, achievement motivation, and mindsets and practices for cultivating talent. The Affective Jacob's Ladder guides provide teachers with an explanation of the nature and substance of the theoretical constructs for each ladder.

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    A$47.95
  4. Jacob's Ladder Gifted Reading Comprehension Program, Years 6-7, 2nd Edition

    Jacob's Ladder targets reading comprehension skills in high-ability learners by moving students through an inquiry process from basic understanding to critical analyses of text. Students in Years 6-7 will learn to comprehend and analyse any reading passage after completing the activities in Jacob's Ladder, Years 6-7 (2nd ed.). Using skill ladders connected to short stories (picture books) and poetry, students move from lower-order, concrete thinking skills to higher-order, critical thinking skills. The ladders include multiple skills necessary for academic success, covering common English curricular goals such as sequencing, determining cause and effect, classifying, inferencing and recognising main ideas. The second edition includes new readings and ladders for students to use.

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    A$47.95
  5. Literacy Out Loud: Creating Vibrant Classrooms Where “Talk” Is the Springboard for All Learning

    How can teachers create a lively social network of literacy learning where talk is the foundation? How can classroom talk be encouraged and guided so that students become fluent and effective oral communicators? This book proposes everyday activities that will answer these questions and help literacy flourish. The authors recognise the important role "talk" plays in developing the reading and writing abilities that students need. The book offers strategies where oral language takes centre stage and is fostered through engaging activities in F-8 classrooms. Literacy Out Loud argues that listening and speaking, or talk, is at the heart of a vibrant classroom. It shows teachers how to nurture dynamic classroom talk that is essential in its own right and makes all learning possible.

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    A$32.95
  6. The R Rules: A Guide for Teens to Identify and Build Resources, Workbook – Revised Edition
    What do you want to do, be, and have in the future? The R Rules is a resource that supports students and teens in answering and acting on that question. This revised, expanded, and updated edition expands the use of technology and online activities and resources. Students will find tools and processes designed to improve performance and the experience of schools, the workplace – and life. Objectives, reflection, and assessment tools were created to enhance teaching effectiveness for educators. Learn More
    A$25.00
  7. Teach Students to Manage Their Own Behaviour: Engaging Literacy Experiences About Real-Life Issues, The School Dayz Program
    The School DayZ plan is a collection of stories about the real issues that happen in everyday school life familiar problems such as rudeness, cheating, bullying, mobile phone use, stealing, harassment, disruptions, lateness, vandalism, peer pressure, anger, fear, discrimination, gossip, fighting, self-destructive behaviour and drug use.

    Students discuss an issue, then read and interact with a story about it. They connect the story to their own experiences, reflect on their own attitudes and behaviours and recommend solutions. Learn More

    A$19.95
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  9. Learning to Learn, Learning Styles and Memory Techniques (Set of 5)
    Learning to Learn: Learning Styles and Memory Techniques is a hands-on guide hands-on guide for optimising the brain's natural learning and memorisation abilities. Learn More
    A$55.00
  10. Learning to Learn: Reading and Note-Taking Skills (Set of 5)

    Learning to Learn, Reading and Note-Taking Skills is a hands-on guide to processing written information for efficient and effective learning. This book is not meant to simply be read – it is a book to use, write in and tear apart. It is an interactive guide filled with practical hints, methods, tips, procedures, resources and tools that will help you succeed in school and in life. Each section has been broken down into manageable blocks, with step-by-step procedures that are easy to digest and put to immediate use. From the classroom to the workplace, the need for learning never ends, Learning to Learn will ensure that you’ve equipped yourself with the tools you need for lifelong learning!

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    A$55.00
  11. Learning to Learn: Test Taking Skills (Set of 5)

    Learning to Learn, Test Taking Skills is a hands-on guide for approaching any kind of in-class assessment with confidence. This book is not meant to simply be read – it is a book to use, write in and tear apart. It is an interactive guide filled with practical hints, methods, tips, procedures, resources and tools that will help you succeed in school and in life.

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    A$55.00
  12. Learning to Learn: Time Management and Organisational Skills (Set of 5)

    Learning to Learn, Time Management and Organisational Skills is a hands-on guide to improving your approach to study at school and at home. This book is not meant to simply be read - it is a book to use, write in and tear apart. It is an interactive guide filled with practical hints, methods, tips, procedures, resources and tools that will help you succeed in school and in life.

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    A$55.00

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