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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 40 new and published books in the subject of Middle School Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Math Lesson Starters for the Common Core, Grades 6-8

    Activities Aligned to the Standards and Assessments

    By Paige Graiser

    The best way to prepare students for the Common Core State Standards in Math is through daily practice. This book provides engaging, practical lesson starters you can use each day to help middle school students become proficient in the complex mathematical thinking required by the Common Core....

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Rigor in Your Classroom

    A Toolkit for Teachers

    By Barbara R. Blackburn

    Teachers are required to increase the rigor for students, but how? This book by bestselling author and rigor expert Barbara Blackburn has the answer! It is a treasure chest of more than 200 practical and highly-effective tools that can be used across grade levels and subject areas to increase...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Common Core Grammar Toolkit

    Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Language Standards in Grades 6-8

    By Sean Ruday

    The Common Core’s language standards can seem overwhelming—students need to learn specific, complex grammar rules at each grade level. The Common Core Grammar Toolkit to the rescue! This comprehensive guide makes grammar instruction fun and meaningful. You will learn how to… • Teach the Common...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Bringing the Common Core Math Standards to Life

    Exemplary Practices from Middle Schools, 2nd Edition

    By Yvelyne Germain-McCarthy

    As middle school math teachers shift to the Common Core State Standards, the question remains: What do the standards actually look like in the classroom? This book answers that question by taking you inside of real, Common Core classrooms across the country. You’ll see how exemplary teachers are...

    Published April 25th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Writing Behind Every Door

    Teaching Common Core Writing in the Content Areas

    By Heather Wolpert-Gawron

    For students to become college-ready writers, they must be exposed to writing throughout the school day, not just in English class. This practical book shows teachers in all subject areas how to meet the Common Core State Standards and make writing come alive in the classroom. Award-winning...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Teaching With Text-Based Questions

    Helping Students Analyze Nonfiction and Visual Texts

    By Kevin Thomas Smith

    Help your students navigate complex texts in social studies and across the curriculum! This book shows you how to use a key tool—text-based questions—to build students’ literacy and critical thinking skills and meet the Common Core State Standards. You’ll learn how to ask text-based questions about...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Social Justice and the Arts

    Edited by Lee Anne Bell, Dipti Desai

    This book explores the relationship between social justice practices and the Arts in Education. It argues that social justice practices, at their best, should awaken our senses and the ability to imagine alternatives that can sustain the collective work necessary to challenge entrenched patterns...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Learning to Teach in the Primary School

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, James Arthur

    Flexible, effective and creative primary school teachers require subject knowledge, an understanding of their pupils and how they learn, a range of strategies for managing behaviour and organising environments for learning, and the ability to respond to dynamic classroom situations. This third...

    Published February 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Serious Fun

    Practical Strategies to Motivate and Engage Students

    By Carolyn Hirst-Loucks, Kim P. Loucks

    Discover how to improve student engagement, foster collaboration, and boost achievement with the power of fun. This book provides dozens of instructional strategies that can be implemented immediately into any classroom to increase student motivation and foster love of learning. Backed up with...

    Published November 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The PEERS Curriculum for School-Based Professionals

    Social Skills Training for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    By Elizabeth A. Laugeson

    The PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals brings UCLA's highly acclaimed and widely popular PEERS program into the school setting. This sixteen-week program, clinically proven to significantly improve social skills and social interactions among teens with autism spectrum disorder, is now...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge