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  1. Maths Explorations: Factors and Multiples

    Students become mathematical adventurers in these challenging and engaging activities designed to deepen and extend their understanding of concepts from the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics. The investigations in this book stretch students' mathematical imaginations to their limits as they explore mystifying patterns of coloured blocks, analyse paths of pool balls, solve mathematical word puzzles and unravel a baffling mathematical code. The activities in this book are the ideal extension for gifted students using the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics, and will ensure that advanced learners remain engaged with their work in the classroom while practising essential skills.

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    A$39.95
  2. Maths Explorations: Numbers and Operations

    Students become mathematical adventurers in these challenging activities designed to deepen and extend their understanding of concepts from the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics. The investigations in this book stretch students' mathematical imaginations to their limits as they investigate the numeration systems of another planet, create and solve stories and problems with extreme numbers, use place value to design their own new divisibility strategies and play with a strange number line specially designed to multiply numbers without a calculator. The activities in this book are the ideal extension for gifted students using the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics, and will ensure that advanced learners remain engaged with their work in the classroom while practising essential skills.

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    A$39.95
  3. Maths Explorations: Fractions

    Students become mathematical adventurers in these challenging and engaging activities designed to deepen and extend their understanding of concepts from the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics. The investigations in this book stretch students' mathematical imaginations to their limits as they solve puzzles, create stories and explore fraction-related concepts that take them from the mathematics of ancient Greece to the outer reaches of infinity. The activities in this book are the ideal extension for gifted students using the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics, and will ensure that advanced learners remain engaged with their work in the classroom while practising essential skills.

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    A$39.95
  4. Maths Explorations: Ratios, Proportions and Similarity

    Stretch your students' mathematical imaginations to their limits as they solve challenging real-world and mathematical problems that extend concepts from the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics. Model the solar system, count the fish in a lake, choose the best gear for a bike ride, solve a school's overcrowding problem and explore the mysteries of the Fibonacci numbers and the golden ratio. Each activity comes with extensive teacher support including student handouts, discussion guides, detailed solutions and suggestions for extending the investigations. The activities in this book are the ideal extension for gifted students using the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics, and will ensure that advanced learners remain engaged with their work in the classroom while practising essential skills.

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    A$39.95
  5. Leading an Inclusive School: Access and Success for ALL Students

    Richard A. Villa and Jacqueline S. Thousand provide an in-depth, research-based guide for ensuring that your school provides the federally guaranteed least restrictive environment for students no matter the severity of the challenges they face.

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    A$39.95
  6. Parenting Gifted Kids: Tips for Raising Happy and Successful Children

    A gifted education Legacy Award winner, Parenting Gifted Kids: Tips for Raising Happy and Successful Children provides a humorous, engaging, and encouraging look at raising gifted children today. James R. Delisle, Ph.D., offers practical, down-to-earth advice that will cause parents to reexamine the ways they perceive and relate to their children. Dr. Delisle puts forward 10 tips to parents of gifted children - ideas that reflect attitude and approach and allow for introspection and change, rather than quick solutions. Some topics of interest include understanding a child's giftedness, working with the school system, dealing with perfectionism in gifted kids, and being adult role models for children.

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    A$25.95
  7. ASCD Arias Publication: Success with IEPs

    As the inclusive classroom becomes the placement of choice for many students with disabilities, the implementation of a student's individualised education plan (IEP) is no longer the sole responsibility of a special education teacher. Together the general education teacher and the special education teacher work to ensure each student’s progress toward meeting carefully crafted goals. Author and education Vicki Caruana explores principles that debunk some common misconceptions about how to work with students with disabilities. She offers insights, tips and strategies that will help teachers fine-tune their practice to better meet each child's unique needs. For teachers uncertain of their ability to meet the needs of students with IEPs, this manageable guide is a great place to start.

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    A$15.00
  8. Motivating Gifted Students (The Practical Strategies Series in Gifted Education)

    Although gifted students are not normally considered at risk for academic failure, the seeming lack of motivation of many academically gifted students is a continuing area of concern and frustration for many teachers and parents. Del Siegle and D. Betsy McCoach explore crucial issues such as why some students who seem capable of outstanding performance fail to realise their potential and what causes some gifted students to be more motivated than others. They also offer research-based strategies educators and parents can implement to motivate students to achieve academically.

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    A$25.95
  9. A Teacher's Guide to Special Education

    Despite the prevalence of students with disabilities in the general education classroom, few teachers receive training on how to meet these students' needs or how to navigate the legally mandated processed enumerated in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. What is their role? What are their responsibilities? And what must they do to ensure that students with disabilities and other special needs receive the quality education they're entitled to? In this practical reference, bestselling author David F. Bateman and special education administrator Jenifer L. Cline clarify what general education teachers need to know about special education law processes and provide a guide to instructional best practices for the inclusive classroom.

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  10. ASCD Arias Publication: Engaging & Challenging Gifted Students

    Though nearly 5 million students can be characterised as gifted and talented in the United States alone, many exceptional learners 'fly under the radar'. Because they are not appropriately challenged in the general classroom, they never meet their full potential - in school or in life. Author Jenny Grant Rankin equips general classroom teachers with the information and strategies they need to spot, advocate for, engage and challenge exceptional learners in their classrooms. Filled with useful strategies and poignant personal accounts, this book gives you the 'meat' of what you need to prevent those students who need to be challenge and engaged from slipping through the cracks.

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    A$15.00
  11. How to Reach the Hard to Teach: Excellent Instruction for Those Who Need It Most

    How to Reach the Hard to Teach presents a thoughtful and practical approach to achieving breakthrough success with linguistically and culturally diverse students who struggle in school. You'll learn specific practices associated with each principle and see how real-life teachers are employing these practices in their classrooms so that all students have the opportunity to learn and get optimal support for that learning. This book is about shining that light of possibility on the students who challenge us most, interrogating our beliefs, and taking action to ensure they receive the best instruction we have to offer.

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    A$35.95
  12. Reflections on Gifted Education: Critical Works by Joseph S. Renzulli and Colleagues

    In this compelling book, more than 40 years of research and development are highlighted in a collection of articles published by Joseph S. Renzulli and his colleagues. Renzulli's work has had an impact on gifted education and enrichment pedagogy across the globe, based on the general theme of the need to apply more flexible approaches to identifying and developing giftedness and talents in young people. This collection of articles and chapters has strong foundational research support focusing on practical applications that teachers can use to create and differentiate learning and enrichment experiences for high-potential and gifted and talented students.

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    A$69.95

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