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An experimental study of what young school children expect from their teachers

Barbara Biber

An experimental study of what young school children expect from their teachers

by Barbara Biber

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Published by Journal Press in Provincetown, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teachers,
  • Educational tests and measurements,
  • Parent and child

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRelative effects of age and of test difficulty upon factor patterns., Projective experiment using incomplete stories with multiple choice endings.
    Statementby Barbara Biber and Claudia Lewis. A study of the relative effects of age and of test difficulty upon factor patterns, by Hazen Alonzo Curtis. A projective experiment using incomplete stories with multiple choice endings, by James Kirk Seaton.
    SeriesGenetic psychology monographs, v. 40, 1st half
    ContributionsLewis, Claudia., Curtis, Hazen Alonzo., Seaton, James Kirk.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1101 .G4 vol. 40, no. 1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination228 p.
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6064901M
    LC Control Number50000882
    OCLC/WorldCa5273374

    Children benefit when they and their parent establish a positive pattern of relating while reading, as revealed by a study in which to month-old children were observed while engaged in book reading. Further, children with longer periods of joint attention at 18 months were found to have stronger productive vocabularies at 24 months.   When sending their child to a school, parents presumably had fairly sound expectations regarding the probability that their child would be assigned a teacher of the same race. And, since teachers and students would be reassigned in the next academic year, the racial pairings in a given year do not provide very strong incentives to leave the school.

    For several decades, Masten and her research team have examined risk and resilience among children who are homeless. Their studies point to the protective influence of executive functioning (EF), such that young unstably housed children with more advanced EF skills have greater academic success and better interpersonal relationships (Masten, et. Children in the United States are negotiating the transition from home to school at younger ages than was true even a decade ago. Most children's initial exposure to a school-like setting used to occur when they entered kindergarten or first grade; today, preschool environments are the first.

      Holding and using scissors are one of those key ready-for-kindergarten skills that the kinder teachers in your building will thank you for later. Try teaching pre-K students the thumbs up alligator method. Plan for pretend play. Pretend play develops language, creativity, and social skills while helping kids figure out their world.   Students strengthen their spelling and vocabulary by studying the meaning of root words, prefixes and suffixes, especially those that come from Latin or Greek. For example, upper grade or middle school students might study the root word “sign” that evolved from the Latin “signum,” meaning “mark” or “token.”.


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