Teens Technology and Literacy

Author: Linda W. Braun
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591583684
Format: PDF
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Examines technologies used by teenagers including blogs, Wikis, podcasts, and IM (instant messaging), and describes how teachers can incorporate these technologies into their curriculums to facilitate the development of literacy skills.

Supported Literacyfor Adolescents

Author: Catherine Cobb Morocco
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Supported Literacy for Adolescents, written by nationally recognized experts, introduces an innovative and field-tested instructional framework for preparing secondary students to succeed academically in a fast-changing and globally networked world. Filled with examples from science, history, literature, and special education classrooms, the book shows how teachers can enable diverse students, including under-performers, to develop critical thinking and other essential competencies along with the "multi-literacy" tools needed to engage in twenty-first century content learning.

Senior High Core Collection

Author: Raymond W. Barber
Publisher: Hw Wilson Co
ISBN: 9780824210861
Format: PDF, ePub
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- More than 6,500 books in the initial clothbound volume, plus more than 2,400 new titles in four annual supplements. - New coverage of biographies, art, sports, Islam and the Middle East, and cultural diversity. - Special focus on graphic novels, primary source materials, nonbook materials, and periodicals. - Analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.

America s youth

Author: Jamuna Carroll
Publisher: Greenhaven Pr
ISBN: 9780737737363
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Presents a collection of articles discussing the social conditions and attitudes of youth in the United States.

Choosing Web 2 0 Tools for Learning and Teaching in a Digital World

Author: Pam Berger
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591587064
Format: PDF, ePub
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Provides strategies and examples for integrating Web 2.0 tools into school library programs and the classroom curriculum, including web searches, social bookmarking, managing and organizing information, and digital mapping.

Eats Shoots and Leaves

Author: Lynne Truss
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007431597
Format: PDF
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Anxious about the apostrophe? Confused by the comma? Stumped by the semicolon? Join Lynne Truss on a hilarious tour through the rules of punctuation that is sure to sort the dashes from the hyphens.