Examples of recasts from
— Saxton, M. (2010). Child Language Acquisition and Development. UK: Sage Publishing.
What makes a scout?
intrigued instead of defensive
Differentiation Using Multiple Entry Points
Van de Walle (2006) recommends using multiple entry points, so that all students are able to gain access to a given concept. These entry points are based on the five representations, which are considered to be tangible ways of representing knowledge.
Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics: Grades 5-8.
Van De Walle, John A., and Louann H. Lovin.
Boston, USA: Pearson Education Inc, 2005.
Council for Economic Education https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTKaOUasG8DRP5HC3HEz40w
The Richest Man in Babylon
George S Clason
History repeats itself, which it usually does, …
Low-Sodium Food Labels Woo, And Confuse, Consumers
April 16, 2013
…any claim about sodium, preventing disease or lowering blood pressure made the product more appealing.
When asked about a variety of health issues, including losing weight, constipation, and diabetes, participants in the survey said that lower-sodium products would prevent all of them.
Alas, reducing sodium helps only to reduce blood pressure.
“What we saw there was a halo effect [with the low-sodium claim],” says Christina Wong, a graduate student and lead author of the study, which was published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.
“They see a whole range of health benefits that are totally unrelated to the nutrient.”
A sneeze can remind us to wash our hands and schedule our inoculations—probably more effectively than a lecture.
1:30 We would trade our privacy and eventually our freedom for the recognition and connection we so dearly crave.
2:50 We want our lives to matter. And we’re desperately uncomfortable with the notion that it all might be meaningless. So we seek to be remembered long before we’re gone.
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