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Teaching Exceptional Children,
35.3 (2003):46–53. http://search.ebscohost.com. This article discusses the benefits of using graphic organizers with inclusive instruction.
Burmark, Lynell. "Why Visual Literacy?"
, 2004. Accessed on July 20, 2011. http://mat-tech.net/COTF%20CD/WhyVisualLiteracy.pdf. This excerpt provides valuable information about how students process and retain information through visual images.
Block, Janet. "The Effects of Auditory and Visual Stimuli on Tenth Graders' Descriptive Writing,"
1, (1993). http://eric.ed.gov/PDFS/ED364887.pdf.This study provides evidence about how visual images, combined with auditory stimuli, have a positive impact on improving students' descriptive writing.
Desher, Donald, and Jean B. Schumaker. "Adolescents with Learning Disabilities as Writers: Are We Selling Them Short?"
Learning Disabilities Research and Practice
24.2 (2009): 81-92. This research based article describes specific writing skills learning disabled students need in order to be successful in their least restrictive environment.
2009. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/183842/ENIAC. Accessed July 20, 2011. This article provides cohesive detail about the ENIAC and its inventors.
Farley, Tom. "Mobile Telephone History."
, July 13, 2004. http://manishmandal.weebly.com/uploads/6/3/7/1/6371234/mobile_phone_history.pdf. This engaging article provides useful information about the history of mobile telephones.
Fletcher, Jason. "Is Identification with School the Key Component in the 'Black Box' of Education Outcomes?"
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28, (2009): 662-671. The article explains factors that affect students' standardized test scores.
Freiberger, Paul A. and Swaine, Michael. "ENIAC,"
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
, April 2011. Accessed on July 16, 2011. This fascinating article provides descriptive information about the invention of the first computer ever built.
Step-by –Step Strategies for Teaching Expository Writing.
Easton, CT: Scholastic Professional Books, 2001. This book outlines writing skills that are needed for expository essays. Included in this text are examples of lessons that can be used in a classroom.
McQuade, Donald, and Christine McQuade.
Seeing and Writing 4. Boston. MA:
Bedford/ St. Martin's, 2010. This book was one of the textbooks used in our
Writing about Words and Images
seminar. It is a captivating collection of pictures and texts that generate discussion, writing, and interpretation.
"Pearl Harbor Attack."
last modified April 27, 2011. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/448010/Pearl-Harbor-attack . This fascinating article provides a detailed description of how and why the attack on Pearl Harbor occurred. Included in this article are photographs that display the post-attack damage.
"September 11 Attacks, "
Last accessed August 26, 2010. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/762320/September-11-attacks. This article provides a summary about the tragic event about the World Trade Center Attacks, which occurred on September 11, 2001.
Accessed July 20, 2011. http://www.three-musketeers.net/mike/colors.html. This quick, easy _to_ read website provides intriguing information about how the Japanese view colors on a horizontal plane, with positive and/or negative feelings associated with them.
"1942-The Doolittle Air Raid."
USS Enterprise CV-6
. Accessed July 20, 2011. http://www.cv6.org/1942/doolittle/doolittle.htm. This easy _to_ read article discusses the America's invasion in Japan, after Pearl Harbor was attacked.
Thompson, Olive. "The Netbook Effect,"
. March 2009, http://find.galegroup.com/gtx/retrieve.do?contentSet=IAC-Documents&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&qrySerId=Locale%28en%2C%2C%29%3AFQE%3D%28KE%2CNone%2C18%29The+Netbook+Effect%24&sgHitCountType=None&inPS=true&sort=Relevance&searchType=BasicSearchForm&tabID=T003&prodId=ITOF&searchId=R2¤tPosition=1&userGroupName=21200&docId=A195640420&docType=IAC. This article comprehensive article provides detailed information about the creator of the Netbook computer, and how it became so popular in today's day in age.