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Teach Smarter with SmartCards!These colorful, glossy, quick reference cards are terrific resources you"ll want khổng lồ keep within arm"s reach; you"ll turn khổng lồ these SmartCards time and time again! These 8.5" x 11" SmartCards unfold to lớn 17" x 11". Each card is loaded with ideas, activities, strategies, theory, và rationale lớn keep your classroom và your teaching on the cutting edge. A treasure chest of invaluable ideas at an unbeatable low price. $4 each

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SmartCard Teacher Toolbox All 33 SmartCards listed below are packaged in a handy storage toolbox. Includes 33 SmartCards total. CSTT33 • $99 Save $33


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Brain-Based Learning SmartCard Teach smarter using powerful principles derived from brain science. Ignite your students’ natural love for learning by delivering brain-compatible lessons. Stimulate students’ brains by crafting a challenging, enriched curriculum. Increase motivation và comprehension with active learning. Boost students’ memory through multiple channels. Uncover patterns in learning to help students make connections. Create an inclusive, nonthreatening environment lớn skyrocket learning. This SmartCard translates brain research into practical, easy-to-understand principles so you can teach with the brain in mind. TBB • $4

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Character Education SmartCard Help your students develop character virtues! In this SmartCard, you will find the answers lớn some frequently asked questions relating to lớn character education: What is character education? Why should schools teach for character? Shouldn’t parents teach for character? Won’t teaching character virtues interfere with academics? You will find an A khổng lồ Z list of nearly 100 virtues to choose from in developing your own character development program. Tóm tắt with your students the descriptions of the dozen bộ vi xử lý core virtues. And use the wealth of ideas & activities to lớn develop character in your class and school, including how khổng lồ integrate character into your curriculum. This quick-reference thẻ is another great SmartCard you’ll want to keep within arm’s reach. TCE • $4

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Classbuilding SmartCard Hold the power and simplicity of classbuilding in your hands! Create a caring, cooperative classroom using energizing, classbuilding strategies. Students get out of their seats and have the opportunity lớn interact with their classmates in a positive way. This SmartCard provides the rationale for classbuilding, & a step-by-step mô tả tìm kiếm of 11 fun và practical classbuilding strategies for your class, including: Corners, Find Someone Who, Inside-Outside Circle, Mix-N-Match, Similarity Groups, Stir-the-Class, and Who Am I. TCB • $4

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Communication Boosters SmartCard Boost your students’ communication skills. Build interpersonal relations. Transform your class into a more caring community. Bởi vì it all with gambits—functional phrases that empower students to say just the right thing. Whether they’re saying hello or goodbye khổng lồ teammates, disagreeing politely, asking for clarification, building creativity, or keeping the team on task, they’ll know how to lớn say it with style. In this SmartCard, you will find over 200 gambits designed khổng lồ stretch your students’ verbal/linguistic intelligence. Plus, you’ll find structures for generating, using, và sharing gambits. Watch as your students work together more harmoniously. Listen as your students become more caring, respectful, and positive. TCO • $4

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Cooperative Learning SmartCard Kagan’s approach to cooperative learning is summarized on this colorful, laminated SmartCard. We highly recommend this handy little quick-reference card to anyone purchasing the book, Kagan Cooperative Learning. On the front of the card, you’ll pick up tips on how to tighten up your cooperative learning lessons using PIES. On the center spread you’ll find Kagan’s 6 Key Concepts khổng lồ successful cooperative learning. It includes the answers to lớn the most frequently asked questions about using Kagan. On the back of the card, there’s a danh sách of Kagan Structures khổng lồ assist you in lesson planning. Need a structure for introducing your lesson? Or how about one that engages the visual/spatial intelligence? Or want a teambuilding or classbuilding structure idea? Kagan Structures are categorized for you lớn make lesson planning a snap. TKC • $4 Save on the Cooperative Learning Teacher"s Kit!

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Differentiated Instruction SmartCard Meet your students’ unique learning needs with a differentiated approach khổng lồ teaching. This SmartCard addresses common questions about Differentiated Instruction, outlines the many ways in which students differ, và provides practical tips for managing the DI classroom. It features strategies and insights on how to lớn differentiate the various aspects of instruction including: flexible grouping, assessment và evaluation, instructional materials, student support, products và presentations, instructional strategies, time and workload, difficulty, curriculum, and recognition. Use differentiated practices lớn help students reach their potentials! TDI • $4

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Emotional Intelligence SmartCardBoost your students’ Emotional Intelligence with this SmartCard. In this colorful 11" x 17" quick-reference card, you will find everything you need khổng lồ get started with emotional intelligence. It includes an understandable synopsis of valuable information you’ll be “happy” khổng lồ know about including the origin of EQ, Emotional Intelligence defined, the 5 dimensions of EQ, the rationale for building students’ EQ và the most important implications for teachers. Inside, the 5 dimensions are described in detail, và practical classroom suggestions are provided. On the back, you will find 17 emotion activity ideas that you can use with the hundreds of emotions listed from A khổng lồ Z! You và your students will be ecstatic, elated, empowered, enthralled, excited, exhilarated, & exuberant as you explore the world of emotions with this little gem. TEI • $4

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Graphic Organizers SmartCard Transform your classroom into a visual think tank with graphic organizers! This colorful SmartCard describes the rationale for using graphic organizers, provides ideas & activities across the curriculum, and illustrates over 30 graphic organizers including: Chains, Ladder, Cycle Graph, Mind Map, Venn Diagrams, Word Web, Concept Map, Concept Charts, Compare/Contrast Charts, PMI, Target, Pie Chart, Fish Bone, Categories, Tree, Pyramid, Matrix, & Plot. You’ll find loads of ideas khổng lồ use graphic organizers in your class: have students graph the seasons with a Cycle Graph, compare và contrast the branches of government or story characters with a Venn Diagram, Mind bản đồ any important concepts, draw the events of a story or historical sự kiện with a Picture Strip, and analyze cause và effect with a Fish Bone. An excellent, quick-reference thẻ for all types of graphic organizers. TGO • $4

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Informational Texts SmartCardDr. Rick DuVall (All Grades) Finding good informational texts isn"t difficult. But getting students khổng lồ read, understand, evaluate, và apply what they"re reading can be a challenge. That"s where this SmartCard comes in. This SmartCard provides strategies to lớn engage students before, during, and after reading. From making predictions about the reading beforehand lớn reflecting on the reading afterwards, your students will be more interested in what they read và they"ll comprehend it much better, too. You"ll also find information to lớn help you teach students about the structure of different types of texts as well as how to identify & use print features, organizational aids, & graphic aids. Each text feature is succinctly described along with an interactive activity idea to cement understanding of each text feature. Make the most of using informational texts of all types across all academic subject areas! TTE • $4

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Memory và Mnemonics SmartCard Enhance students’ memory! Learn classical và innovative memory strategies to promote retention of academic content. In this SmartCard, learn the best mnemonic devices khổng lồ use with your students. Students will make dramatic improvements in remembering that difficult-to-remember information. Master Acronyms, Acrostics, từ khoá Mnemonic, Loci Mnemonics, Roman Room, Processing Mnemonics, Rhymes và Jingles, VocabToons, liên kết and Story Mnemonics, Letter Substitution Mnemonic, and the various Peg Mnemonics. TMN • $4

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Memory Systems SmartCard Boost students’ memory skills & watch chạy thử scores soar. The ability khổng lồ remember—whether it be facts, skills, events, steps, or locations—is essential for classroom success. In this SmartCard, learn about five major memory systems: Semantic, Procedural, Episodic, Working, và Spatial memory. Each memory system is a passport to lớn a different type of academic success. Understand what memories really are in order khổng lồ transform classroom learning. Go with the flow by engaging students’ natural memory systems that recall information with ease. Make learning unforgettable by engaging multiple memory systems. TMS • $4

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Mind Mapping SmartCard Mind mapping is a fast và fun way for students lớn take visual notes and for you to present concepts lớn students. Use mind mapping in your class to foster creativity, boost comprehension and retention of what you teach, & simultaneously engage multiple intelligences! This colorful SmartCard describes the rationale for using mind maps in the classroom; provides ideas and activities khổng lồ introduce & use mind mapping in your class; describes how khổng lồ create mind maps step-by-step; offers many helpful hints; illustrates sample mind maps; provides mind mapping ideas for mathematics, language arts, social studies, & science; và illustrates how to lớn use mind maps for lesson, theme, and unit planning. A great resource you’ll turn to time and time again. TMM • $4

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Multiple Intelligences SmartCard This colorful 11" x 17" SmartCard is a terrific, quick reference for multiple intelligences. It describes ngươi theory in a nutshell, the eight intelligences (including the naturalist intelligence) in plain, easy-to-understand language, & provides a long menu of activities for you to bởi with your students to develop each of the eight intelligences. A great teacher reference to turn lớn time & time again. TMI • $4 Save on the mày Teacher"s Combo!

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RTI-Response khổng lồ Intervention SmartCard Help students who struggle in school with this systematic approach. Identify students with learning challenges & respond with effective interventions. This SmartCard introduces you to RTI và overviews three basic components of RTI: 1) Screening for Struggling Students, 2) Tiered Intervention Strategies, & 3) Progress Monitoring. This SmartCard provides suggestions for forming an RTI team in your school and special considerations for your team. It offers ideas for informing and involving parents. Provide tư vấn to students who need help in school with RTI! TRT • $4

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Second Language Learning SmartCard Whether learning English as a Second Language or a World Language, having multiple opportunities khổng lồ practice the target language allows for increased retention & acquisition. With this Kagan SmartCard you will have some of the best strategies lớn organize communication for all learners, at all levels of language acquisition. These simple, yet innovative Kagan Structures promote communication & increase language production. In the traditional classroom, students practice language only when called upon lớn produce language. In the classroom where the teacher uses Kagan Structures, the frequency of student communication and language practice is increased significantly. With these structures language is being practiced all over the room from the voices of the learners và not just from the teacher. Language learning becomes functional, communicative, and meaningful! TSL • $4

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Silly Sports & Goofy Games SmartCardDr. Spencer Kagan (All Grades) Bring joy & play to your classroom. Quickly energize your students. Take a brief brain break. This SmartCard features step-by-step directions for 12 favorite games from the longtime bestselling book, Silly Sports & Goofy Games. Turn lớn this handy reference when you"re looking for a fast & fun way to lớn wake up those brains và get your students ready for learning. TSG • $4

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Teambuilding SmartCard Have all the wonders of teambuilding at your fingertips! Build students" will khổng lồ work together và their cooperative teamwork skills using empowering teambuilding strategies. Give students the opportunity khổng lồ interact with their teammates in a positive way. Build teams in which Together Everyone Achieves More! This SmartCard provides the rationale for teambuilding & a step-by-step description of 14 fun and practical teambuilding strategies for your class, including: 4S Brainstorming, Find-the-Fiction, Match Mine, Pairs Compare, Team Interview, & Team Project. TTB • $4

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Thinking Questions SmartCard Skyrocket critical and creative questions in your classroom with carefully crafted questions. One of the most frequent and important thing a teacher does is ask questions. In fact, teachers ask up khổng lồ hundreds of questions per day. This easy-reference card is designed khổng lồ help you ensure that your questions engage và develop your students’ multifaceted thinking skills. It includes a discussion of fat vs. Skinny questions, high-consensus vs. Low-consensus questions, and true vs. Reviews questions. It overviews the importance of critical và creative questions, and liên kết classroom questions to lớn developing thinking skills. Inside, you will find over 100 reusable question starters for 36 types of thinking. The question starters are great khổng lồ enrich your questions và they’re terrific for the student-generated questioning activities described on the back. Keep this little SmartCard handy và remember Einstein’s advice, “The important thing is lớn never stop questioning.” TTQ • $4 Watch video clip Demo

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Think-Pair-Share SmartCard This is your user’s guide khổng lồ one of the most simple, yet most powerful cooperative learning structures out there. With this SmartCard in your hands, you will have a world of options khổng lồ get your students thinking, pairing, & sharing. There’s so much more khổng lồ thinking than just saying, “Think about it.” and this thẻ will give you plenty of thinking strategies: From “Free See” khổng lồ “Mindhop” lớn “Think Link.” You’ll have your students thinking about the nội dung from all angles. Actively engage pairs with strategies such as: “Unpack,” “Spin Off,” & “Read/Dig.” And, of course, a Think-Pair-Share SmartCard wouldn’t be complete without a variety of techniques for students to nội dung their learning or responses. Use “Mask,” “Secret Show,” & “Sculpture” to transform your classroom into an information super-sharing highway. TPS • $4

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ThinkTrix SmartCard ThinkTrix is a simple strategy to create powerful thinking questions that enhance students’ thinking about any subject. Use the “Thinking Matrix” to develop questions, worksheets, & tests that promote seven fundamental types of thinking: Recall, Cause/Effect, Similarity, Difference, Idea khổng lồ Example, Example lớn Idea, & Evaluation. Students can also use ThinkTrix to come up with their own higher-level thinking questions to ask teammates & classmates. Teach your students the seven fundamental types of thinking with definitions, question starters, và curriculum examples. Help your students know how their minds should work to answer questions, và promote metacognitive thinking. ThinkTrix is a wonderfully simple way for you and your students lớn step your classroom questions up a notch. With ThinkTrix, your students will think more critically and creatively about the subject matter than you ever imagined. TTT • $4 Rationale for Using ThinkTrix in the Classroom