Allyn & Bacon/Merrill Series
Pearson Assessment Training Institute (ATI) helps teachers improve student achievement by integrating student-involved classroom assessment into day-to-day instruction. Using the ATI learning team model of professional development, teachers quickly learn to assess accurately and use the results to promote learning even further.
Based on its highly successful parent texts, Creating Writers and Creating Young Writers, this new grade-level series Creating 6-Trait Revisers and Editors offers teachers a fresh, multi-level lesson series written for the second grade through eighth grade classroom. Vicki Spandel presents classroom teachers with effective tools for strengthening revision and editing skills.
Literacy experts, Timothy Rasinski and Nancy Padak explore five of the major components essential to creating an effective literacy program and present teachers with friendly tips and strategies to implement at their own school. This new series is a five part professional development program designed to help teachers meet the literacy instruction guidelines as identified by the National Reading Panel (2000).
Endorsed by teachers of kindergarten through eighth grade as being the best resources you can have on hand for transforming students into successful readers and writers, Interventions that Work offers a fresh approach to preventing reading failure in the early grades and reversing reading failure in the upper grades.
Author Robin Ward provides easy-to-implement, literature-based activities that integrate standards-based content from science, social studies, and the arts with standards-based elementary math content.
Based on its highly successful parent text, Phonics They Use, this new grade-level series offers teachers a fresh multi-level activity and lesson series written for the kindergarten through fifth grade classroom, which presents classroom teachers with effective tools for strengthening phonics and spelling skills that encourage students to move beyond learning and into a world of word discovery.
We created this Professional Development Series designed to provide a wealth of resources for teachers and other education professionals. The books in this series discuss the common trends in education today, such as No Child Left Behind and how to teach English Language Learners. All of the books in the series are designed to be short, precise guides to refer to quickly and easily in your classroom.
This series better acquaints inservice teachers in elementary, middle, and high schools with some of the resource materials and information available on the Internet. These discipline-specific books help them use the Internet to support the learning process.
This series presents pre-service teachers, alternate route candidates, and in-service teachers easy to implement research-based practices in each of these brief books that focus on a variety of important topics.
We are proud to introduce our Education Leadership Series authored by leading scholars at Vanderbilt University's Peabody College of Education, one of the finest schools of education in the world. These contemporary and comprehensive books represent the experience and perspective of the leading voices in education and directly focus on today's school leadership issues.
Trusted by more than 350,000 teachers, this resource is a must-have for anyone working with English learners! In response to the overwhelming success of Making Content Comprehensible, teachers, professional development coordinators, coaches, and administrators now have access to three new indispensable companion resources that will help them effectively implement the SIOP Model in any classroom.
Each book in this series offers a practical approach with step-by-step instructional procedures for developing skills in a specific discipline, including literacy, early childhood, and the content areas.
"Math makes sense! This is the most fundamental idea that an elementary teacher of mathematics needs to believe and act on."-- John Van de Walle What makes the Van de Walle series so unique? The Van de Walle Professional Mathematics Series provides practical guidance along with proven strategies for practicing teachers in three grade bands, K-3, 3-5, 5-8. In addition to many of the popular topics and features from John Van de Walle’s market-leading textbook, Elementary and Middle School Mathematics, this series offers brand-new material specifically written for the different grade levels. The expanded grade-specific coverage and unique page design allow readers to quickly and easily locate information to implement in the classroom. Nearly 200 grade-appropriate activities are included in each volume. The student-centered, problem-based approach will help students develop real understanding and confidence in mathematics, making this series indispensable for teachers!
This series provides practical guidance along with proven strategies for practicing teachers in three grade bands, K-3, 3-5, & 5-8. The student-centered, problem-based approach will help students develop real understanding and confidence in mathematics, making this series indispensable for classroom teachers!
Written by the authors you know and trust, each of the books in the What Really Matters series offers a succinct presentation of what matters most when teaching different aspects of the reading process. Their friendly design and compact size make the books accessible, convenient, and easy-to read.
This phenomenon in word study provides a practical way to study words with students. Based on the research on invented and developmental spelling, the framework of this book is keyed to the five stages of spelling or orthographic development. Ordered in this developmental format, Words Their Way, contains more than 250 ready-to-use activities for teaching word study, spelling, vocabulary, and phonics.