Tag Archives: Jennifer Lawson

International Women’s Day Author Roundup

At Portage & Main Press/HighWater Press, not only are we proud to collaborate with incredible, groundbreaking women authors, but we are honoured to share their incredible work. In recognition of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, keep reading to learn about some incredible women authors and their accomplishments. Sara Florence Davidson Sara Florence Davidson […]

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Hands-On Creator Jennifer Lawson: An Interview

Hands-On, a collection of comprehensive, ready-to-use resources for teachers in Canada was founded and written by series editor, Jennifer Lawson. In addition to writing, she teaches at the University of Manitoba in the Faculty of Education and is a local school board trustee.  Jennifer Lawson is an innovative educator—she has helped shape the future of […]

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Goodbye summer – hello conferences, book launches, and more!

It’s been a busy September at Portage & Main Press! With the arrival of fall comes back-to-school time – and lots of book orders! We love sharing the work of our incredible authors and illustrators with you, and just know that our resources will be big hits in the classroom. Summer may be over but […]

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Tips for Problem-Solving

Tips for Problem-Solving in Mathematics From Hands-On Problem Solving: A Minds-On Approach By Jennifer Lawson For grades 1–4 Coming Soon for grades 5–6 Problem solving is central to learning mathematics. By learning to solve problems and by learning through problem solving, students are given numerous opportunities to connect mathematical ideas and to develop conceptual understanding. […]

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New from the Hands-On series

New Hands-On Resources for Your Classroom. Our populare Hands-On program is based on a straightforward philosophy: Student-centred activities that are based on authentic, hands-on experiences encourage learning. Hands-On is a flexible and affordable instructional program that has been custom written for your curriculum. Program creator, Jennifer Lawson, has expanded the Hands-On series to include some […]

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Jennifer Lawson

Congratulations to Hands-On author Jennifer Lawson P&M Press is pleased to announce that Jennifer Lawson is a contributor to GirlTalk with Marlo. Jennifer will periodically submit education related articles to the site. To read Jennifer’s first article, please click here.

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