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Author Sirota, Audrey J., 1961-

Title The heart of teaching : creating high-impact lessons for the adolescent learner / Audrey J. Sirota, with contributions by Laura Ianacone Taschek ; foreword by Roland Tharp.

Published San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  373.1102 SIRO {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xx, 150 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Jossey-Bass teacher.
Jossey-Bass teacher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Teachers and students producing together : joint productive activity-collaboration or bust! -- Developing language and literacy across the curriculum -- Contextualization or making meaning : connecting school to students' lives -- Challenging activities : teaching complex thinking -- Teaching through dialogue : the instructional conversation -- Conclusion : a model of assistance -- Appendix. Creating and managing classroom activity centers.
Audience For teachers of grades 7-12.
Other author Taschek, Laura Ianacone.
Subject High school teaching.
Effective teaching.
Motivation in education.
Teacher-student relationships.
ISBN 0787978027 (paperback)