"This book works to give teachers a tool for understanding how to examine their teaching methods and refine those methods to maximize student learning...Galton is a well known researcher...and he has valuable insights into tailoring teaching methods in ways to meet specific learning goals. This book is recommended for all elementary teachers looking for ways to maximize learning in their classroom." EDUCATION LIBRARIESThis unique text captures the profiles and cumulative records of six diverse students at early childhood, middle childhood, and then high school level. Intended for the preservice teacher, Building on Student Diversity: Profiles and Activities illustrates how to create a caring school environment; accommodate for special learning needs in instructional and assessments; and interact with families and communities.
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Table of ContentsPrefaceMidland USA and Its SchoolsPart I: Profiles and Cumulative FoldersCasey: Motivating and Modifying for Learning DisabilitiesSarah: Supporting Intellectual GiftednessMalcolm: Addressing the Challenges of AD/HDRaul: Bridging Cultural GapsLeslie: Accommodating Physical DisabilitiesYu-Shin: Reaching Reluctant English Language LearnersPart II: ActivitiesGetting to Know Your LearnersDesigning Environments that Support Your LearnersDeveloping Lessons to Meet the Needs of Your LearnersGathering Data to Improve InstructionCommunicating with FamiliesGlossary