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Glencoe ArtTalk has expanded its coverage of art history, strengthened its technology integration features, and placed more emphasis on the performing arts - all while maintaining its focus on a media approach to the elements and principles of art. ArtTalk integrates lessons in Perception, Creative Expression, Historical and Cultural Heritage, and Evaluation to form a comprehensive approach to art that helps every student - regardless of their learning style - think more creatively, make better decisions, even learn the art of self discipline.
This book shows high school students how to manage their personal finances now and in the future. The program helps students realize that they are already making financial decisions, shows them how their decisions affect their future, and allows students see the business applications of finance.
This textbook on Chemistry covers Introduction to Chemistry, Analyzing Data, Electrons in Atoms, Chemical Reactions, Gases, Mixtures and Solutions, Acids and Bases, Electrochemistry, Hydrocarbons, The Chemistry of Life, Nuclear Chemistry and many more...
A civics program building the next generation of active Americans Civics Today: Citizenship, Economics, and Youmeets the content standards for civics and government as outlined by the National Standards for Civics and Government. Many young citizens are completing their education with little or no sense of civic responsibility. This program teaches the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective, active citizen. It also encourages an appreciation for the American political system and fosters a willingness to take part in American democracy. Two economics units provide an understanding of the interrelationship between democracy and the free enterprise system.
Civics Today: Citizenship, Economics, and Youmeets the content standards for civics and government as outlined by the National Standards for Civics and Government.Many young citizens are completing their education with little or no sense of civic responsibility.Civics Today: Citizenship, Economics, and Youteaches the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective, active citizen. It also encourages an appreciation for the American political system. It will foster a willingness to take part in American democracy.Two economics units provide an understanding of the interrelationship between democracy and the free enterprise system. .
Glencoe Communication Applications provides students with the communication and critical-thinking skills necessary to become competent communicators and valuable, promotable employees. The text offers step-by-step activities that allow students to practice a concept they have just learned, opportunities to complete Internet research and use current technology in communication, and multiple types of authentic assessment. The Student Edition contains a bound-in Communication Survival Kit consisting of a collection of resources and reference materials which include a Language Hand book and a Guide to Business Communication.
The book makes the study of economics accessible and exciting. The program is reader-friendly text, resources for all ability levels, and easy-to-use technology. In addition to current statistics and news events, this program has updated diagrams, charts, maps, photos, and illustrations. In-depth coverage of the new economy and the impact of the digital revolution are included, along with features from "BusinessWeek" and exclusive analysis and information from "Standard & Poor's.
Economics: Today and Tomorrow incorporates the 21 Basic Concepts established in "A Framework for Teaching the Basic Concepts," published by the National Council on Economic Education.
A media approach that builds art appreciation Exploring Art gives students insights into the ways artists are inspired, and the reasons they choose particular media to realize their artistic visions. From drawing and painting to architecture, graphic design, and photography, the chapters interweave compelling lessons on elements and principles of art, art history, and criticism with opportunities for studio production.
Exploring Theatre focuses on the development of the total student, which includes developing personal resources, self-confidence, the ability to work well with others, and a life-long appreciation of theater; learning to bolster self-concepts, build an ensemble, observe people and places more closely, move expressively, and become more aware of the senses; learning basic acting skills such as improvisation, characterization, role preparation, and stage movement; exploring a range of career or avocational opportunities in theater and theater education; understanding the various aspects of the production process; and studying special topics such as storytelling, clowning, oral interpretation, readers theater, and puppetry. This text is an ideal introductory theater text for both middle and high school.
The mission of the Common Core State Standards is to provide a consistent, clear understanding of what you are expected to learn, so teachers and parents know what they need to do to help you. The standards are designed to be robust and relevant to the real world, reflecting the knowledge and skills needed for success in college and careers.
Comprehensive grammar and composition handbooks for every grade level! Glencoe's Grammar and Composition Handbook provides full coverage of the writing process with practice exercises for grammar, usage, and mechanics.
GlencoeHealthis a comprehensive health program, provided in a flexible format, designed to improve health and wellness among high school students. Real-life application of health skills helps students apply what they learn in health class toward practicing good health behavior in the real world. Hands-on features are integrated with technology, assessment, and up-to-date health content. Features Hands-on activities-based programfocuses on health skills, avoiding risk behaviors, and promoting health literacy. Academic integration throughout the program includesresearch-based reading and writing strategiesin every lesson, as well asReal-World Connectionsemphasizing math concepts and activities, andStandardized Test Practicefocusing on Math and Reading/Writing. Fitness is emphasized through the program with theFitness Zone. The Fitness Zone includes tips in the Student Edition for incorporating fitness into everyday life, activities in the Teacher Edition, a special section of the Online Learning Center, and a heart-rate activity workbook with CD-ROM. The latest technology includesvideos,podcasts,activities for handheld devices, theonline student edition,PowerPoint DVD,StudentWorks Plus, andTeacherWorks Plus.
CORRELATED TO THE NATIONAL HEALTH EDUCATION STANDARDS, THIS IS THE PROGRAM YOU CAN TRUST! This well-respected program gives your students the skills they need to stand up to peer pressure, avoid risky behaviors, and develop the resilience they need to handle the changes they'll face during their school years...and throughout their lives.
TO BUILD GOOD HEALTH, MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS NEED THE RIGHT TOOLS.Teen Health is the integrated, activities-based health program written especially for middle school students.This sequential, three-course program provides the perfect combination of course material and interactive multimedia resources. Teen Health helps students understand that good health affects their school performance, their friendships, their looks, and their lives.Teen Health stretches far beyond traditional health topics to cover the subjects your students really want to know about. It explains the importance of avoiding risky behaviors and provides step-by-step guidelines on how to do so.Course 2 Student Modules . Abstinence . Safety and Injury Prevention . Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Drugs
This book contains all one needs to know about their health; what to eat, how to exercise, body systems etc.
This book provides health education to students on topics covering: A Healthy Foundation, Physical Activity and Nutrition, Mental and Emotional Health, Promoting Safe and Healthy Relationships, Personal Care and Body Systems, Growth and Development, Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Drugs, Diseases and Disorders, Injury Prevention and Environmental Health, etc.
A storytelling approach that makes world history accessible for every student, Human Heritage: A World History has a variety of features that enhance the easy-to-read text. Invite students to explore the history of the world and its people with this unique middle school program.
Select your format based upon: 1) how you want to read your book, and 2) compatibility with your reading tool. To learn more about using Bookshare with your device, visit the "Using Bookshare" page in the Help Center.
Here is an overview of the specialized formats that Bookshare offers its members with links that go to the Help Center for more information.
- Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
- DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
- BRF (Braille Refreshable Format) - digital Braille for use with refreshable Braille devices and Braille embossers.
- MP3 (Mpeg audio layer 3) - Provides audio only with no text. These books are created with a text-to-speech engine and spoken by Kendra, a high quality synthetic voice from Ivona. Any device that supports MP3 playback is compatible.
- DAISY Audio - Similar to the Daisy 3.0 option above; however, this option uses MP3 files created with our text-to-speech engine that utilizes Ivona's Kendra voice. This format will work with Daisy Audio compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream and Read2Go.