The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of a
tutoring program and a traditional program in improving achievement
for students registered in low achiever English classes in reading
comprehension, language usage skills and spelling as well as student
interest in the study of English. For this study...
Purpose of the Study
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of
an elementary student tutoring program in reading, as a teaching tool
for improving student achievement in comprehension, vocabulary and
attitude in the study of reading. Six directional hypotheses were formulated
1. The tutoring...
Three growth forms of the genus Microseris, of the tribe
Cichorieae, family Compositae, were compared with respect to their
anatomical structure. The purpose of this study was to clarify lines
of evolutionary specialization in the genus. Two of the three species
studied, M. laciniata and M. borealis, are perennials, while...
Although the timber industry was the major economic force in the lives of several generations of Oregon families, very little archaeological investigation has been done on the dozens of abandoned logging camps that are scattered throughout the forests of the Pacific Northwest. This project focuses on Camp 1, a 1920s...
Oregon Biography Index is intended to serve primarily as a starting point in locating biographies of Oregonians. We have indexed 47 historical volumes which are either entirely devoted to biographies or have large self-contained biographical sections. The profiles in the books vary widely in accuracy and detail. Birth dates of...