P&M Press is pleased to announce that Hands-On Mathematics (WNCP edition) for grades 1–4 is approved for teachers by School District #36 (Surrey, BC). The resources were evaluated through a formalized school district learning resource local approval process. The process is based on specific criteria developed by the British Columbia Ministry of Education and includes […]
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Now Available For Grades 7–12 Readers Theatre: A Secondary Approach has been designed for busy middle-school and secondary teachers seeking another learning strategy in their classrooms. Teachers, faced with different styles of learning, will find activities and skills to give students a sense of accomplishment and improve their standards of oral expression, self-confidence, self-image, and […]
From Readers Theatre: A Secondary Approach by Neill Dixon In Readers Theatre: A Secondary Approach, author Neill Dixon urges teachers to get their students writing scripts. While ready-made scripts can be purchased, Neill suggests that teachers encourage their students to write their own scripts – either from scratch or by adapting the writings of others. […]
Author David Alexander Robertson discusses Stone, book 1 of 4 in the graphic novel series 7 Generations, in this interview appearing on APTN. Listen as David describes the story and how the characters will impact readers.
Local writer, artist team up on native history graphic novel Recently appearing in the Winnipeg Free Press arts section is a great article written by Morley Walker. This article features the graphic novel, Stone. Please click on the image above to read.
Graphic novelist feels power of responsibility in latest offering Recently appearing in the Winnipeg Free Press is a great article featuring the graphic novel, Stone. Please click on the image above to read.
The More-Than-Just-Surviving Handbook ESL for Every Classroom Teacher Third Edition by Barbara Law and Mary Eckes P&M Press is pleased to announce the bestseller, The More-Than-Just-Surviving Handbook, is being revised and expanded. The first edition of The More-Than-Just-Surviving Handbook was meant to be modest, forthright, and easy to access, crammed with as many funny, wonderful […]
Please join David Alexander Robertson as HighWater Press (an imprint of P&M Press) and Chapters Booksellers present David’s new graphic novel, Stone. David will begin speaking at 7 pm with a reception and book signing to follow. Location: Chapters Polo Festival Date: Thursday, April 15, 2010 Time: 7 pm, Reception & Book Signing following
Stone By Author David Alexander Robertson and Illustrator Scott B. Henderson For Grades 9–12 Stone introduces Edwin, a young man who must discover his family’s past if he is to have any future. Edwin learns of his ancestor Stone, a young Plains Cree man, who came of age in the early 18th century. Following a […]
A Time Smart Solution for Change in a Teaching Position When you change grades or schools, either by choice or by direction, expect to work harder until you have settled into your new job. If you move to a new grade in the same shcool, you are most likely planning and preparing for new students, […]