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Hands-On Mathematics Listed as an Approved Resource

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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Readers Theatre: A Secondary Approach

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 […]

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Tips for Writing Readers Theatre Scripts

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. […]

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An Interview with David Robertson

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.

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A Book Review of Stone

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.

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A Book Review of Stone

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.

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3rd Edition Coming Soon!

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 […]

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Join Author David Robertson

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

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New Graphic Novel

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 […]

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A Time Smart Solution

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, […]

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