Understanding Feelings is all about equipping young people with the self-esteem, resilience and strategies they need to cope with the stresses of our increasingly complex and demanding world. Its straightforward information and authentic activities prompt students to explore their own responses to many of the issues young people face.
Algebra for Everyone has been created to provide the informed, practical support both teachers and students need to get algebra learning off to a strong start. Book 1, establishing the foundations of learning, is a resource that can be used to introduce and review basic algebra before moving on to the more advanced algebra covered in Book 2.
As online writing continues to grow in demand and gain more readers than the printed word, students need to hone their skills specific to this form of writing. Web Wise Writing is the tool to reach for, as it takes students through the process of writing for a variety of important digital platforms, including blogs, websites and email at different levels of formality.
Written by teachers who specialise in using technology in the classroom, Digital Technologies in the Classroom sets out engaging lessons with learning outcomes to build a strong foundation in digital technologies with a mix of both “plugged” and “unplugged” activities. It’s suitable for classroom teachers and specialist teachers with minimal experience in the subject.
SOLO Taxonomy allows teachers and students to develop a common language for learning. For students it also offers a means of confidently assessing their own and peers’ progress and identifying the next steps in their own learning; and for teachers it provides support in differentiating questioning, resources and planning in the short and medium term. Check out our latest title, Using SOLO Taxonomy in Student Inquiry.
Greene has taught science in high schools and worked as a scientist, publishing a range of papers. She enjoys hands-on science and inventing new experiments for students to undertake. Brenda is the author of several science resources, check out her latest, Emergency Science – Surviving Natural Disasters.