Learning Disabilities and Challenging Behavior: A Guide to Intervention & Classroom Management / Edition 2

Learning Disabilities and Challenging Behavior: A Guide to Intervention & Classroom Management / Edition 2

by Nancy Ed Mather
     
 


The second edition of the comprehensive accessible textbook is a practical guide to how learning disabilities affect behavior and what to do about it.See more details below

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The second edition of the comprehensive accessible textbook is a practical guide to how learning disabilities affect behavior and what to do about it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557669353
Publisher:
Paul H. Brookes Company
Publication date:
04/01/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


About the Authors
About the Contributors
Acknowledgments
A Note to Teachers

I. Introduction

  1. The Building Blocks of Learning: A Framework for Understanding Classroom Learning and Behavior

  2. Theoretical Foundations

  3. The Learning Environment

II. Foundational Blocks

  1. Attention and Self-Regulation: Understanding and Managing Students with Hyperactivity and Poor Attention, Planning, and Impulse Control

  2. Emotions: Understanding and Managing Worry and Hopelessness in the Classroom
    with Gretchen Schoenfield

  3. Understanding and Managing Behavior Problems

  4. Strategies to Promote Self-Esteem and Resilience
    with Robert Brooks

III. Symbolic Processing Blocks

  1. Learning Disabilities and the Symbolic Processing Blocks
  2. Instruction for the Symbolic Processing Blocks: Decoding, Encoding, Reading Fluency, Calculating, and Handwriting

IV. Conceptual Blocks

  1. Thinking with Language, Images, and Strategies
    with Ann M. Richards

  2. Instruction in Reading Comprehension, Written Expression, and Math Problem Solving
    with Ann M. Richards

  3. The Classroom Environment as a Microcosm of the World

Additional Resources
References
Index

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