The Resource Textbooks for learning : nurturing children's minds, Marilyn J. Chambliss, Robert C. Calfee

Textbooks for learning : nurturing children's minds, Marilyn J. Chambliss, Robert C. Calfee

Label
Textbooks for learning : nurturing children's minds
Title
Textbooks for learning
Title remainder
nurturing children's minds
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn J. Chambliss, Robert C. Calfee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Textbooks for Learning is one of the most comprehensive texts discussing the design, selection and adoption of expository textbooks. Focusing on their own analysis, but also drawing on appropriate studies of others, the authors have produced not only a comprehensive discussion of what makes textbooks more readable, but also the steps that designers and adopters may take to apply their recommendations
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 371.320973
  • 371.3/2/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
LB3047
LC item number
.C49 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Textbooks for learning : nurturing children's minds, Marilyn J. Chambliss, Robert C. Calfee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.299-307) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
1. Today's Textbooks, Tomorrow's Minds: The Importance of Textbooks -- Pt. I. The Characteristics of Well-Designed Textbooks. 2. Designing the Ideal Text. 3. The Design of Curriculum and Instruction. 4. Designing the Ideal Textbook. 5. Finding the Design in Textbook Materials -- Pt. II. Well-Designed Textbook Publishing, State Adoption, and District Selection. 6. Current Practices: Publishers, States, and Districts. 7. Creating a Design for Publishing, Adopting, and Selecting -- Pt. III. Stepping into the Future. 8. A New Approach to Textbook Design: Instructional Support Systems. 9. Bringing about the Ideal: Leaders and Collaborators
Control code
000013602108
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix,316 p.
Isbn
9781557864123
Lccn
97051454
Other physical details
ill., maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18832131
System control number
  • 13602108jb
  • (OCoLC)38120621

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