Category Archives: Resource Teachers

Math Resource

Check out this link for lots of ideas for engaging activities in Math. http://worksheetworks.com Pamela Hansen LD/Literacy Consultant Advertisements

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Why Reading is Challenging

Things to consider when students have trouble understanding what they read. http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/mar12/vol69/num06/The-Challenge-of-Challenging-Text.aspx Pamela Hansen LD/Literacy Consultant

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Paul Hamilton’s Cross Currents PP on iPad apps . . . and other fascinating connections

Free and inexpensive iPad and web-based apps Paul Hamilton wowed his audience at the 2012 Cross Currents Special Education Conference.  See below for his presentation which will offer you more web-based applications than you can ever use. http://ctg10.pbworks.com/w/page/29475451/FrontPage

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Intelligence is not Fixed . . . and other intriguing topics

Great website from Scotland – have a look at these videos, then go to the Home page. http://www.journeytoexcellence.org.uk/videos/expertspeakers/wholebrainthinkersbrianboyd.asp Pamela Hansen Secondary LD/Literacy Consultant Vancouver School Board (

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Great links to Assessment Workshops in the Content Areas

Recent Assessment Day at David Thompson Secondary, Vancouver, BC Presentations and Professional Literature http://martensvsb.wordpress.com/2012/02/21/assessment-in-action-follow-up-resources/ Pamela Hansen Secondary LD/Literacy Consultant Vancouver School Board

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Useful grammar sites

http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/ http://www.englishchick.com/grammar/ Pamela Hansen Secondary LD/Literacy Consultant Vancouver School Board

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Get Organized!

Great poster in Brenda Reeve’s classroom. Pamela Hansen LD/Literacy Consultant VSB

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