Student Research and Report Writing

From Topic Selection to the Complete Paper

Author: Gabe T. Wang,Keumjae Park

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118963903

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 288

View: 2922

This is an invaluable, concise, all-in-one guide for carrying out student research and writing a paper, adaptable to course use and suitable for use by students independently, it successfully guides students along every step of the way. Allows students to better manage their research projects Exercises and worksheets break down the research process into small steps and walk students through each stage of the research project Offers real-world and lively examples that are attractive and relevant to students Based on twenty years of experience in teaching research techniques to students in a way that avoids the methodology “overkill” from encyclopaedic and intimidating textbooks Accompanying website includes powerpoint lecture slides for instructors and helpful links to video resources for student. Visit www.wiley.com\go\wang\researchreportwriting

Research Papers, Spiral bound Version

Author: William Coyle,Joe Law

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111839514

Category: Education

Page: 272

View: 9346

From choosing the right topic to proofreading their finished work, RESEARCH PAPERS, 16e helps students confidently tackle the process of creating a successful research paper, one step at a time. Featuring straightforward, step-by-step descriptions--each of which is supported by current examples and hands-on exercises--this edition offers today's students an unparalleled writing resource. In keeping with the authors' commitment to providing the most user-friendly and up-to-date writing manual on the market, students will also find the very latest information on documentation styles, including the 2009 MLA and 2010 APA updates, plagiarism, and online research, all contained within a convenient large format and easy-to-use spiral binding. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Writing Lesson Level 5--Researching from A to D

Author: Richard Gentry, Ph.D.,Jan McNeel, M.A.Ed.

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 1480777811

Category:

Page: 8

View: 7082

Incorporate writing instruction in your classroom as an essential element of literacy development while implementing best practices. Simplify the planning of writing instruction and become familiar with the Common Core State Standards of Writing.

Guide to Reference

Essential General Reference and Library Science Sources

Author: Jo Bell Whitlatch,Susan E. Searing

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 083891232X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 248

View: 4265

Ideal for public, school, and academic libraries looking to freshen up their reference collection, as well as for LIS students and instructors conducting research, this resource collects the cream of the crop sources of general reference and library science information. Encompassing internet resources, digital image collections, and print resources, it includes the full section on LIS Resources from the Guide to Reference database, which was voted a #1 Best Professional Resource Database by Library Journal readers. Organized by topic and thoroughly indexed, this guide makes it a snap to find the right sources. It offers an appealing introduction to reference work and resources for LIS students and also serves as an affordable course book to complement online Guide to Reference access.

Investigator

Author: Jan Wishau

Publisher: PRUFROCK PRESS INC.

ISBN: 9781593630836

Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 4256

With this step-by-step guide for completing and presenting in-depth research projects, students will gather information, organize their ideas, and communicate their information via an oral presentation and a written report. The only things missing are curious students and reference materials, so start recruiting investigators! Grades 4-7

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home (Third Edition)

Author: Susan Wise Bauer,Jessie Wise

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN: 0393067084

Category: Education

Page: 814

View: 5320

A new edition of a forefront home-schooling reference shares step-by-step recommendations for providing a child with an academically rigorous, comprehensive education from preschool through high school, in a guide that incorporates updated resource listings, contact information, and Internet links. 20,000 first printing.

Differentiating Instruction for Students With Learning Disabilities

Best Teaching Practices for General and Special Educators

Author: William N. Bender

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412954460

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 206

View: 901

A guide to differentiated instruction covers such topics as metacognitive and scaffolded learning, tutoring, self-management, and assessment.

How to Write a BA Thesis

A Practical Guide from Your First Ideas to Your Finished Paper

Author: Charles Lipson

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 0226481263

Category: Education

Page: 402

View: 9998

Lipson has guided hundreds of students through the thesis-writing process and provides step-by-step advice on how to turn a vague idea into a clearly defined proposal, then a draft paper, and, ultimately, a polished thesis.

Proposals That Work

Author: Lawrence F. Locke,Waneen Wyrick Spirduso,Stephen J. Silverman

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1452216851

Category: Social Science

Page: 383

View: 3367

Covering all aspects of the proposal process, from the most basic questions about form and style to the task of seeking funding, this Sixth Edition has been completely updated and revised to offer clear advice backed up with excellent examples.

Health Promotion & Education Research Methods: Using the Five Chapter Thesis/ Dissertation Model

Author: Randy Cottrell,James F. McKenzie

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449659659

Category: Education

Page: 345

View: 3512

The main objective in writing a thesis or dissertation is to teach students how to conduct research in a planned and systematic way. Health Promotion & Education Research Methods, Second Edition provides an overview of the different approaches to research methods and introduces students to the five-chapter thesis or dissertation format. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Pandemics and Global Health

Author: Barry Youngerman

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438109032

Category: Medical

Page: 353

View: 8579

Presents a guide to the issues of pandemics and world health, including definitions, primary sources, case studies, research tools, organizations, and notable persons.

The World of Anne Frank

A Complete Resource Guide

Author: Betty Merti

Publisher: Walch Publishing

ISBN: 9780825137365

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 146

View: 9616

Provides background information on Anne Frank and her times

Handbook of Demonstrations and Activities in the Teaching of Psychology, Second Edition

Volume I: Introductory, Statistics, Research Methods, and History

Author: Mark E. Ware,David E. Johnson

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1317759400

Category: Psychology

Page: 340

View: 2620

For those who teach students in psychology, education, and the social sciences, the Handbook of Demonstrations and Activities in the Teaching of Psychology, Second Edition provides practical applications and rich sources of ideas. Revised to include a wealth of new material (56% of the articles are new), these invaluable reference books contain the collective experience of teachers who have successfully dealt with students' difficulty in mastering important concepts about human behavior. Each volume features a table that lists the articles and identifies the primary and secondary courses in which readers can use each demonstration. Additionally, the subject index facilitates retrieval of articles according to topical headings, and the appendix notes the source as it originally appeared in Teaching of Psychology, the official journal of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, Division Two of the American Psychological Association. Volume I consists of 97 articles about strategies for teaching introductory psychology, statistics, research methods, and the history of psychology classes. Divided into four sections (one for each specialty), the book suggests ways to stimulate interest, promote participation, grasp psychological terminology, and master necessary scientific skills.

The Dissertation

From Beginning to End

Author: Peter Lyons,Howard J. Doueck

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199706020

Category: Social Science

Page: 216

View: 7609

Many otherwise strong doctoral students get stuck at the dissertation stage, but this trusty guide takes students from the early planning phase to finishing the final draft. It contains straightforward advice for each stage of the dissertation process: selecting a chair, completing the literature review, developing a hypothesis, selecting a study sample and appropriate measures, managing and analyzing both quantitative and qualitative data, establishing good writing habits, and overcoming obstacles to completing the dissertation on schedule. Practical guidelines, tips and strategies, and action steps checklists in each chapter make this a handy pocket guide for students as well as advisors seeking a comprehensive, unintimidating road map to the social work dissertation.

Writing Research Papers

A Complete Guide

Author: N.A

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780321202536

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 362

View: 5721

The definitive research paper guide, Lester combines a traditional and practical approach to the research process with the latest information on researching and writing online. Comprehensive, but not overwhelming, Lester provides students with step-by-step guidance through the research writing process from selecting and narrowing a topic, to formatting the finished document. And it backs up the instruction with the most complete array of samples of any research writing guide on the market. Another of the text's ongoing strengths is its extremely thorough and accurate coverage of citation styles for a wide variety of disciplines. This edition maintains Lester's successful approach while detailing the uses of new computer technologies that are changing the face of research. In addition, an all-new Interactive Edition CD-ROM offers the entire text in an electronic format for easy reference while writing and researching on a computer. Numerous multimedia features include: interactive research activities, weblinks, and resources. The CD is FREE when bundled with the text. Available at an unbelievably low price in two formats perfect and spiral-bound with tabs Lester's text is one that students will keep throughout their college careers.

International Conference on Social, Education and Management Engineering

Author: N.A

Publisher: DEStech Publications, Inc

ISBN: 1605951854

Category: Education

Page: 565

View: 4252

SEME2014 is a convention which aims at calling for people’s attention to the improvements of education environments and providing excellent researchers from the world an opportunity to present their creative and inspiring ideas. The wide range of topics for SEME2014 includes social research like social network analysis, social system dynamics and area studies, education science and technology like higher education, teaching theory, multimedia teaching and lifelong teaching, management science and engineering like management theory, decision analysis and economics management etc. SEME2014 holds the advance and improvement of Social, Education and Management Engineering as its earnest purpose. And to achieve this goal, experts and scholars of excellence in their domains are invited to present their latest and inspiring works. All the attendees will gain great benefits both on his academic ability and personal experience.

Teaching Study Skills to Students with Learning Problems

A Teacher's Guide for Meeting Diverse Needs

Author: John J. Hoover,James R. Patton

Publisher: Pro Ed

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 171

View: 7729

Rev. ed. of: Teaching students with learning problems to use study skills, 1995.