Learning Disabilities: Characteristics, Identification, and Teaching Strategies / Edition 5

Learning Disabilities: Characteristics, Identification, and Teaching Strategies / Edition 5

by William Bender
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205388566

ISBN-13: 9780205388561

Pub. Date: 07/18/2003

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Learning Disabilities makes the connection between the characteristics of students with learning disabilities and the classroom-tested instructional strategies that work. With up-to-date content, this practical guide offers insight into educational concerns from a teacher's perspective, while covering the relevant scholarship to best prepare future teachers for…  See more details below

Overview

Learning Disabilities makes the connection between the characteristics of students with learning disabilities and the classroom-tested instructional strategies that work. With up-to-date content, this practical guide offers insight into educational concerns from a teacher's perspective, while covering the relevant scholarship to best prepare future teachers for working with these students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205388561
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
07/18/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Changing Definitions of Learning Disabilities2
2Medical Aspects of Learning Disabilities44
3Cognition and Language Characteristics of Students with Learning Disabilities70
4Personality and Social Characteristics of students with Learning Disabilities106
5Assessment of Learning Disabilities136
6Learning Characteristics in Reading and Language Arts176
7Learning Characteristics in Math212
8Students with Learning Disabilities in the Classroom238
9Educational Placements and Services270
10Behavioral Treatment Interventions302
11Metacognitive Instructional Approaches for Students with Learning Disabilities324
12Technology for Persons with Learning Disabilities344
13Adults with Learning Disabilities368
14Issues in the Future of Learning Disabilities396
AppObjectives for the IEPs of Students with Learning Disabilities417
Glossary417
Name Index439
Subject Index449

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