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  1. Gamify Literacy: Boost Comprehension, Collaboration and Learning

    With Gamify Literacy, teacher Michele Haiken brings together top educators and gaming professionals to share gamifaction strategies, demonstrating how teachers can use gaming tools and activities to improve literacy and content learning.

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    A$35.95
  2. Science Dictionary for Kids: The Essential Guide to Science Terms, Concepts and Strategies

    Science Dictionary for Kids provides hundreds of science terms with kid-friendly definitions and illustrations, the easy-to-follow definitions in this guide will help with any science assignment, project or experiment. Most definitions include an illustrated version to increase comprehension. Science Dictionary for Kids also includes a handy reference guide section, complete with commonly used formulas, measurement conversions, charts detailing household chemicals and acids and bases, instructions for using science equipment safely, tips on following the scientific process and information on graphing results and data. This book needs to be on every child's desk!

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    A$29.95
  3. Helping Boys Learn, Parent Edition: 6 Secrets for Your Son's Success in School

    Based on the author's 30+ years of experience, Helping Boys Learn, Parent Edition gives parents what they need to help their sons become successful learners at home, in school and beyond. In this book, you will discover how to use six secrets to help boys sit still and stay focused, avoid distractions and stay on task, complete homework without nagging, put forth their best effort in school work, become passionate, successful learns in school and much more. When applied correctly, these six secrets help any boy to become a more motivated and higher achieving learner.

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    A$32.95
  4. More Brain-Powered Science: Inquiry Learning With Unexpected Results

    Thomas O'Brien uses 22 inquiry-oriented discrepant events to challenge students' preconceived ideas and urge them to critically examine evidence, draw inferences and review their initial explanations with their peers. More Brain-Powered Science is the perfect dual-purpose activity book for Years 6-12 science teachers who aim to stimulate and motivate their students while expanding their own scientific understanding. This revised Australian edition features correlations with the strands of the Australian Curriculum: Science, including various content descriptions for the science activities.

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    A$37.95
  5. Building Proportional Reasoning Across Grades and Math Strands, K-8

    This new resource by Marian Small suggests questions that are both interesting for students and useful for providing diagnostic information to teachers. Chapters are organised by year level around the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics to help teachers use the resource more easily. Maths teachers can use this resource to help students develop a solid foundation for more proficient and more confident work with multiplicative thinking and proportionality. It will also help maths coaches as they assist teachers in their transition to teaching mathematics within more demanding curriculum frameworks. This book will also help preservice teachers and their instructors as they prepare themselves and their students to understand and teach mathematics with a deep level of understanding.

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    A$35.95
  6. Even More Brain-Powered Science: Inquiry Learning With Unexpected Results

    This Australian edition of Even More Brain-Powered Science uses 13 inquiry-oriented, discrepant events to dispute misconceptions and challenge students to critically examine evidence, draw inferences and review their initial explanations with their peers. These interactive lessons use readily available, inexpensive materials to engage the natural curiosity of both teachers and students and create new levels of scientific understanding, and include links the Australian Curriculum: Science, including the rationale, aims, cross-curriculum priorities, content descriptions and links to other learning areas. Each easy-to-use chapter includes an expected outcome, an explanation of the science and science education concepts, discussion points, the procedure and a list of related websites.

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    A$37.95
  7. Brain-Powered Science: Inquiry Learning With Unexpected Results

    Thomas O'Brien takes 33 science inquiry activities higher by using experiments based on the science of a 'discrepant event' - an experiment or demonstration in which the outcome is not what students expect. While this book is designed for use with Year 6-12 students, F-5 Australian Curriculum: Science content descriptions are also included to illustrate the appropriate prerequisite work that students should engage in prior to participating in these activities. This thought-provoking text includes many up-to-date online resources, as well as extensions to each of the physical science, biology and chemistry activities.

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    A$37.95
  8. 1-to-1 at Home: A Parent's Guide to School-Issued Laptops and Tablets

    Managing the digital gadgets, gizmos and games that kids already own is often a challenge, and many parents find that a school-issued 1-to-1 device further disrupts an area in which there are already conflicts. 1-to-1 devices blur the lines between school and home, between work and play, between tool and toy. Many parents could use some help in setting boundaries. Written from the perspective of a family therapist who works to help families get to the heart of complicated matters, this guidebook addresses the home side of 1-to-1 programs. 1-to-1 at Home: A Parent's Guide to School-Issued Laptops and Tablets provides the perspectives of other adults - educators and parents - who have addressed similar challenges.

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    A$19.95

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