Description : "This book combines practical and effective classroom practices with the latest technological research findings utilized in literacy instruction"--Provided by publisher.
Description : Primary and Secondary education is a formative time for young students. Lessons learned before the rigors of higher education help to inform learners’ future successes, and the increasing prevalence of learning tools and technologies can both help and hinder students in their endeavors. K-12 Education: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications investigates the latest advances in online and mobile learning, as well as pedagogies and ontologies influenced by current developments in information and communication technologies, enabling teachers, students, and administrators to make the most of their educational experience. This multivolume work presents all stakeholders in K-12 education with the tools necessary to facilitate the next generation of student-teacher interaction.
Description : Child Pornography: Law and Policy draws on interdisciplinary work in order to critically address the law relating to child pornography.
Description : Providing an understanding of the relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society. This book is intended to contribute to your understanding of your relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society. Kastenbaum shows how individual and societal attitudes influence both how and when we die and how we live and deal with the knowledge of death and loss. Robert Kastenbaum is a renowned scholar who developed one of the world's first death education courses and introduced the first text for this market. This landmark text draws on contributions from the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, such as history, religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts, to provide thorough coverage of understanding death and the dying process. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to: -Understand the relationship with death, both as an individual and as a member of society -See how social forces and events affect the length of our lives, how we grieve, and how we die -Learn how dying people are perceived and treated in our society and what can be done to provide the best possible care -Master an understanding of continuing developments and challenges to hospice (palliative care). -Understand what is becoming of faith and doubt about an afterlife
Description : Paul Jenna, M.D.,PhD., architect of the Double-Helix Download (DHD), the world's first Trillionaire, has discovered how to download DNA directly into the Human Body which corrects and repairs any flaws in evolutionary or somatic genetic sequencing. But he has also found the one entity that he had not bargained for: the Cerebral location of the Human Soul. He and his assassin, Aquataine, rule the present world from their lofty urban headquarters but the doctor has only now realized that this knowledge has come from the Dark Prince himself, Lucifer, who will use these secrets to download Evil directly into a person's NeuralNet.Lucifer will now be able to download each and every Human Soul into his fiery lair by simple electronic transmission. Then Lucifer will prepare for his battle with Michael, the ArchAngel: the FireSword, in his attempt to take back the Heavenly sanctuary that he is convinced still belongs to him. Dr. Samantha Akers, Archeologist: finder of Lost Objects, uncovers a modern relic buried under tons of Time that warns the world of the awesome power of the DHD. She and Paul race towards the final supernatural confrontation that will decide the fate of the entire world.
Description : Do you want to develop Web sites without the help of a programmer? Lucky for you there’s DotNetNuke, a content management system that allows you to build and maintain dynamic Web sites just by using a Web browser. DotNetNuke For Dummies helps you get down to business and shows you how to create a user-friendly Web site. You’ll find out how you can build and manage a flexible, versatile site with all the advantages an open-source application offers, use convenient modules, build a community, and save some money at the same time. This plain-English guide lets you discover how to: Install, run, and troubleshoot DotNetNuke Change and customize portal settings Add and manage pages on your site Make your site look professional Deliver contents with Text/HTML Add news feeds, online surveys, and banners Interact with visitors through blogging, feedback comments, and forums Create an e-business Customize the look of your site with exciting components This book features cool new modules that will meet every Web site’s need, both commercial and personal. With DotNetNuke For Dummies, you’ll get up to speed with this wonderful online tool and create your own corner of the World Wide Web!
Description : EARLY CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES IN LANGUAGE ARTS: EARLY LITERACY, Eleventh Edition responds to national legislation, professional standards, and public concern about the development of young children's language and foundational literacy skills by providing current research-based instructional strategies in early language development. Activities throughout emphasize the relationship between listening, speaking, reading, writing (print), and viewing in language arts areas. This text addresses the cultural and ethnic diversity of children and provides techniques and tips for adapting curricula. Theory is followed by how-to suggestions and plentiful examples of classic books and stories, poems, finger plays, flannel board and alphabet experiences, puppetry, language games, drama, and phonemic and phonetic awareness activities. Students will also learn how, as teachers, they can best interact with children to promote appropriate language development, and how they can create a print-rich environment in the classroom. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : This book is a collection of my experience teaching lower elementary technology over the course of one year. There are lessons, curriculum documents, and thoughts regarding many issues that can arise while teaching technology to young children. This book is intended to be a reference for those who are interested in starting from scratch or for those who are looking for new ideas on how or what to teach regarding information literacy.