When a girl loses the class pet (and her homework), her excuses become increasingly silly and far-fetched, and her efforts to find the ferret are giggle-inducing. Fans of Guinea Dog will love this hilarious Jennings story.
How many excuses are there for not doing homework? Let us count the ways: Giant lizards invaded the neighbour-hood. Elves hid all the pens. And then there was that problem with carnivorous plants...The excuses go on and on, each more absurd than the next and escalating to hilarious heights. Featuring detail-rich illustrations by illustrator Benjamin Chaud, this book is guaranteed to amuse kids and their parents, not to mention anyone who has experienced a slacker student moment - and isn't that everyone?
Most of the research conducted about homework is based on adults' perspectives. This case study explored the perspectives of 5th and 6th grade students in comparison with 10 teachers' perceptions about homework. The author administered questionnaires and conducted in depth interviews using a stratified purposive sample and extreme case sampling; which educed the participants' perceptions and practices about homework. The students' represented 4 distinct groups: English Language Learners, general education, gifted and talented and special education. The teachers' instruct 5th and 6th grade. The results of the study indicate that students do not complete their homework because they find it too hard, boring, or they do not understand it. Interestingly, students think that worksheets are hard and boring. However, they are not against homework! This book should benefit teachers, parents, school administrators and staff developers. It would also help develop homework practices that would increase homework completion and student learning. This book brings out the voices of the students to the forefront. After all, they are the ones doing the homework. Listen to them!
The present work " History Of Assam Based on Persian Sources: An Analytical Study” is an endeavor to bring to light the Persian sources which are the basic source for the study of medieval history of Assam. The Persian chronicles written during the different times during the different spheres of the Muslim invasion on Assam circulates the evidences of the history of that time. They are of significant importance for confirming the authenticity of the interlinked political events mentioned in the Buranji’s the Yogini Tantras and Charit Puthis which are considered to be the local historical documents of Assam. They also through sidelight on the history and culture of ancient Assam. These sources are broadly classified into several categories, such as the eye witnesses, contemporary records, and subsequent compilations and so on. I do hereby admit that I took up this theme for my research work considering the basic need of it and tried my level best to do justice to the theme of the research work. I have visited to different libraries all over the country in search of source materials related to my research work.
Slim Goodbody and his Body Buddies for a system-by-system exploration of the amazing human body. Books in this series include: THE AMAZING CIRCULATORY SYSTEM: How does my heart work? THE ASTOUNDING NERVOUS SYSTEM: How does my brain work? THE DINAMIC DIGESTIVE SYSTEM: How does my stomach? THE EXCITING ENDOCRINE SYSTEM: How do my glands work? THE MIGHTY MUSCULAR AND SKELETAL SYSTEM: How do my bones and muscles work? THE REMARKABLE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM: How do my lungs work?
What did the maths teacher order for dessert? Pi. Why was the ghost of Anne Boleyn always running after the ghost of Henry VIII ? She was trying to get a head. PUPIL: Miss, would you punish me for something I didn't do? TEACHER: Of course not. PUPIL: Good, because I didn't do my homework. Illustrated throughout in black and white by Nigel Baines - who also illustrates the Mitch Symons' trivia books.
New York City school teacher Alyssa Cowit was so surprised by the funny things her students would say that she started an Instagram account to chronicle them. From friends, siblings, and pets to lying, love, and homework, the wisdom and witticisms on Live from Snack Time have been picked up by Today, Huffington Post, Good Housekeeping, Buzzfeed, and more. Now, Cowit collects her favorites--with 100 brand-new quotes that are exclusive to the book--in a sweet gift that celebrates the innocent (and sometimes not-so-innocent) revelations of children.
Homework has always been a controversial issue since the beginning of education. Teachers have always considered it as one of the major educational tools; homework has been used in various forms. Doing homework has always been difficult for students. They have always suffered from doing homework especially in the initial years of their education. Even they sometimes ask their parents to do it for them. Gradually, they will face more problems. Homework has been given various names. Some call it the factor of activity, practice, internalization, and educational creativity; some others call it as disaster; a group consider it as the factor for instability of the family and the dispute between parents; some extremists call it an educational monster that ruins learners’ talents, tendencies and motivations in the era of the third wave; they consider it as a psychological torture for students.
This project explores what it means to be a native teacher of Japanese in an Australian classroom and how best to balance the need to adjust to Australian student expectations with the goal of helping these students become familiar with Japanese culture. Apart from improving my own performance as a teacher, this project will shed light on the cultural adjustments that overseas educated teachers experience in Australia, as well as on the related problem of familiarising Australian students with other cultures. To do this I am undertaking an analysis of my own personal background (an introspective personal history), recording some of my classes and to enable me to reflect on my teaching practices and to study my students’ views on culture, interviewing students, and also interviewing other Japanese language teachers in order to compare their views with mine.
I'm trying to concentrate so that I can do my homework (reading) but I simply can't. Something is going on in town. You can hear gunfire from the hills! This entry in Zlata's diary in April 1992 shows how the war draws relentlessly closer to her home in Sarajevo. When she starts her diary, Zlata tells of her normal, happy life with her family and friends. But soon they are fighting to survive. Zlata's very personal account is a vivid portrait of an innocent child caught up in a terrible war.
Hi! I'm Charlie (DON'T call me Charlotte - ever!). History is boring, right? Wrong! The Victorians weren't all deadly dull and drippy. Lottie certainly isn't. She's eleven - like me - but she's left school and has a job as a nursery maid. Her life is really hard, just work work work, but I bet she'd know what to do about my mum's awful boyfriend and his wimpy little son. I bet she wouldn't mess it all up like I do . . .
Homework - дебютный студийный альбом французского электронного дуэта Daft Punk выпущен 20 января 1997 года. Считается смесью стилей хаус, техно, фанк и эйсид-хаус. Альбом произвёл сильное влияние и подогрел интерес к французскому хаусу среди других музыкантов, играющих в том же стиле.