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Writing to Read, Reading to Write
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directed by Mark Traverso, fl. 1999; produced by David Ainsworth, fl. 2008 (University Park, IL: Governors State University), 1 hour
Analyzes the inter-relationship between reading and writing. Discussion reveals how children often learn to read through writing and how a child’s ability to comprehend print media is increased though self-expression in writing. Eight strategies for helping students “write to read” are demonstrated. Featur...
directed by Mark Traverso, fl. 1999; produced by David Ainsworth, fl. 2008 (University Park, IL: Governors State University), 1 hour
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Writing with Mentors: Teaching Informational Writing with Mentor Texts, Program 1
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produced by William Varner, fl. 2001, Stenhouse Publishers (Portland, ME: Stenhouse Publishers, 2010), 1 hour 43 mins

When learning how to write well, there is nothing more powerful than examining the work of the writers we admire. Real writers need mentors -- those writers who inspire us and demonstrate through their style and craft how we, too, can be successful writers.

In Writing with Mentors, Lynne Dorfman and Rose Cappelli,...

produced by William Varner, fl. 2001, Stenhouse Publishers (Portland, ME: Stenhouse Publishers, 2010), 1 hour 43 mins
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Writing with Mentors: Teaching Narrative Writing with Mentor Texts, Program 2
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produced by Stenhouse Publishers (Portland, ME: Stenhouse Publishers, 2010), 1 hour 34 mins
When learning how to write well, there is nothing more powerful than examining the work of the writers we admire. Real writers need mentors -- those writers who inspire us and demonstrate through their style and craft how we, too, can be successful writers. In Writing with Mentors, Lynne Dorfman and Rose Cappelli...
produced by Stenhouse Publishers (Portland, ME: Stenhouse Publishers, 2010), 1 hour 34 mins
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Writing Your First Draft
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(Video Aided Instruction, 2006), 1 hour 15 mins, 75 page(s)
In this program, an expert writer presents a variety of easy-to-implement strategies for writing a high-quality first draft. The DVD teaches how to assemble notes, sources, and arguments in an organized outline and explores the beginning stages of the writing process. It also offers techniques for overcoming write...
(Video Aided Instruction, 2006), 1 hour 15 mins, 75 page(s)
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Year in the Life of an NQT, 1, Part 1
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produced by Available Light Productions, in Year in the Life of an NQT, 1 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2008), 14 mins
Helen Fuller is an English NQT at the City Academy, Bristol. We follow her throughout a busy day covering the start of a brand new module 'War and Conflict' with a top set Year 9 class. In her mentor meeting at the end of the day, Helen considers what was a challenging lesson, and gets advice on how to deal with t...
produced by Available Light Productions, in Year in the Life of an NQT, 1 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2008), 14 mins
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Year in the Life of an NQT, 1, Part 3
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produced by Available Light Productions, in Year in the Life of an NQT, 1 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2008), 14 mins
This is the third and final installment of the year in the life of NQT Helen Fuller at the City Academy, Bristol. The pressure is on as we observe Helen's final observation with her Year 9 English class and discover if she has passed or failed the year. Helen reflects on her first year as teacher, on the highs and...
produced by Available Light Productions, in Year in the Life of an NQT, 1 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2008), 14 mins
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Year in the Life of an NQT, 2, Part 2
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produced by Available Light Productions, in Year in the Life of an NQT, 2 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2008), 14 mins
In this second instalment of a three part series documenting the life of an NQT we are once again introduced to Helen Fuller, an English NQT at The City Academy, Bristol. Helen is in her second term of teaching as we follow her through another day in the classroom, seeing how she copes with a lesson observation a...
produced by Available Light Productions, in Year in the Life of an NQT, 2 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2008), 14 mins
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The Year of the Golden Pig: Three Schools in Rural China
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(Films Media Group, 2007), 59 mins, 59 page(s)
This program explores the pressures of scholastic competition faced by children in China. Following students as they intersperse academics with holidays, family, and pop culture, the DVD provides an inside look at the rigorous educational standards of a rural Chinese town. Portions with English subtitles.
(Films Media Group, 2007), 59 mins, 59 page(s)
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Yelling, Threatening & Putting Down: What To Do Instead
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directed by Michael Arnow, fl. 1990; produced by Michael Arnow, fl. 1990, Gold Bell Productions (Chicago, IL: Learning Seed, 1999), 37 mins
Parents find that yelling at kids, threatening, and using putdowns comes naturally. The problem is they don't work. The failure leads to more yelling and threatening. This video presents alternatives to these ineffective responses to misbehavior. Learn to match discipline with the child's capabilities, use redirec...
directed by Michael Arnow, fl. 1990; produced by Michael Arnow, fl. 1990, Gold Bell Productions (Chicago, IL: Learning Seed, 1999), 37 mins
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Yoga Skills for Youth Peacemakers, Episode 1, Program Introduction
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presented by Abby Wills, fl. 2008; produced by Michael Kuehnert, fl. 2008, Cinema Libre Studio, Shanti Generation and WSR Creative, in Yoga Skills for Youth Peacemakers, Episode 1 (California: Shanti Generation, 2008), 2 mins
Join teen yoga students along with their yoga teacher Abby Wills to discover and cultivate your own power and potential to shape your world. Designed especially for people ages 10-15, this DVD is loaded with ways to develop your physical, mental and social skills.
presented by Abby Wills, fl. 2008; produced by Michael Kuehnert, fl. 2008, Cinema Libre Studio, Shanti Generation and WSR Creative, in Yoga Skills for Youth Peacemakers, Episode 1 (California: Shanti Generation, 2008), 2 mins
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