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Author Stone, Randi.
Title Best practices for middle school classrooms [electronic resource] : what award-winning teachers do / Randi Stone.
Published New York : Skyhorse Pub., 2015.
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 Electronic Book  LB1623.5 .S76 2015eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st Skyhorse Pub. ed.
Description 1 online resource (278 p.)
Content Type text
Format online resource
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; About the Author; About the Contributors; Part I: Classroom Practices Across the Curriculum; Classroom Management and Community Involvement; 1. The Process of Effective Classroom Management; 2. Developing Collaboration With Peers; 3. Successful Classroom-Management Strategies; 4. Taking Ownership; 5. Parent Involvement: Heroes Among Us; Using Technology in the Classroom; 6. Internet Safety; 7. Lights, Camera, Action!; 8. Using Technology to Teach Language Arts and Social Studies; 9. Bridging Nations With Problem-Based Learning
10. Students Create PodcastsAssessment; 11. Short-Cycle Assessments; Part II: Science and Math; Teaching Science; 12. Science Energy Lesson Including Differentiation and Inclusion; 13. Creating Booklets Explaining Energy Transformation; 14. Creating a Thriving Prairie; 15. Building Scientific Relationships and Inquiry Skills Using Toys; 16. It IS Rocket Science; 17. Teaching Students About Cells; 18. The Sustainable Green Vehicle; Teaching Math; 19. Coordinate Plane Aerobics; 20. How Long Will It Take?; 21. The Hallway Crush: How Full Is Full?; 22. Maze Madness
23. Scale and Drawing RelationshipsPart III: Language Arts and Social Studies; Teaching Language Arts; 24. Story Stew; 25. Teaching Reading, Writing, and Differentiation; 26. Tall Tales; 27. Service-Learning Research Project; 28. Comparing Formal and Informal Language; 29. Teaching Descriptive Writing Using Song Lyrics; Teaching Social Studies; 30. Historical Character Party; 31. America's Dust Bowl; 32. Medieval Italy; 33. The Workforce; 34. War!; 35. The Mayflower Compact; 36. Graveyard of the Atlantic; Part IV: Music, Art, and Physical Education; Celebrating Music and Art
37. Successful Music Through the Use of Standards and Assessment38. Comics: Integrating Language Arts, Math, and Social Studies With Art; 39. Edible Color Wheels: A New Way to Introduce Color Theory; 40. Chinese Zodiac: What Animal Are You?; Physical Education; 41. Feel It Today: Warm-Up and Conditioning Routine; 42. Spider Web and Human Knot
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 13, 2015).
Subject Middle school teaching -- United States.
Middle school teachers -- United States.
Related To Print version: Stone, Randi Best Practices for Middle School Classrooms : What Award-Winning Teachers Do New York : Skyhorse Publishing,c2015 9781632205445
ISBN 9781632209610 (electronic bk.)
1632209616 (electronic bk.)