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Leyton Schnellert

Leyton Schnellert has been a middle school, junior high, and secondary school classroom teacher, and a learning resource teacher for K–12. He currently teaches at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia, in the Master of Education in Educational Practice program. He continues to collaboratively plan, teach, and reflect with colleagues and students through research and consulting activities.

It's All About Thinking: Collaborating to Support All Learners in Mathematics and Science
Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: University/College;

Collaborating to Support All Learners in Mathematics and Science

Grade: for grades 5-12

In this second volume of It’s All About Thinking, the authors focus their expertise on the disciplines of mathematics and science, translating principles into practices that help other educators with their students.

How can we help students develop the thinking skills they need to become successful learners?
How does this relate to deep learning of important concepts in mathematics and science?
How can we engage and support diverse learners in inclusive classrooms where they develop understanding and thinking skills?
In this book, Faye, Leyton and Carole explore these questions and offer classroom examples to help busy teachers develop communities where all students learn. This book is written by three experienced educators who offer a welcoming and “can-do” approach to the big ideas in math and science education today. In this book you will find:

insightful ways to teach diverse learners (Information circles, open-ended strategies, inquiry, manipulatives and models)
lessons crafted using curriculum design frameworks (udl and backwards design)
assessment for, as, and of learning
fully fleshed-out lessons and lesson sequences; inductive teaching to help students develop deep learning and thinking skills in Math and Science
assessment tools (and student samples) for concepts drawn from learning outcomes in Math and Science curricula
excellent examples of theory and practice made accessible
real school examples of collaboration — teachers working together to create better learning opportunities for their students

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$36.00

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It's All About Thinking: Collaborating to Support All Learners in the Humanities
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: University/College;

Collaborating to Support All Learners in English, Social Studies, and Humanities


Grade: for grades 5–12


How can we help students develop the thinking skills they need to be successful learners? How does this relate to deep learning of important concepts? How can we engage and support diverse learners in inclusive classrooms where they develop understanding and thinking skills? In this book, Faye and Leyton explore these questions and offer classroom examples to help busy teachers develop communities where all students learn.

This book is written by two experienced educators who offer a welcoming and “can do” approach to the big ideas in education today. In this book, you will find:

-insightful ways to teach diverse learners, e.g., literature and information circles, open-ended strategies, cooperative learning, inquiry
-curriculum design frameworks, e.g., universal design for learning (UDL) and backward design
-assessment for, of, and as learning
-lessons to help students develop deep learning and thinking skills in English, Social Studies, and Humanities
-excellent examples of theory and practice made accessible
-real school examples of collaboration — teachers working together to create better learning opportunities for their students

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$29.00

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It's All About Thinking: Collaborating to Support All Learners in the Middle Years
Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: University/College;

In this third volume of It's All About Thinking, the authors focus on teaching and learning in the middle years, transforming principles into practices, and exploring such questions as:
How can we help students develop the competencies they need to become successful learners?
How can we create pathways to deep learning of important concepts?
How can we engage and support diverse learners in inclusive classrooms?
Nicole, Linda, and Leyton explore these questions and offer classroom examples to help busy teachers develop communities where all students learn, focusing on the big ideas in middle years education today.

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$29.00

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Student Diversity, 3rd Edition
Format: Paperback

Classroom strategies to meet the learning needs of all students.

This well-loved guide has now been fully revised to explore the latest theories, research, and best practice in inclusive classrooms. From ice-breaking activities to ways to meet specific expectations in all areas of the curriculum, teachers will discover practical strategies and organizational frameworks that will help them to reach all students.

Whether you`re searching for new ways to inspire students with different learning styles, celebrate the abilities of the physically challenged, or boost the skills of those learning English for the first time, Student Diversity has what you need to meet and defeat the wide variety of challenges in today`s classroom. Packed with examples of student work and reproducible worksheets, this book will help to smooth the daily path of beginning and experienced teachers alike.

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161 pages | 8.20" x 10.80"

 

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$24.95

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