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6-12 Education College & Career

Modern Masonry, 8th Edition

By: Clois E. Kicklighter, Ed. D. and Timothy L. Andera, Ed. D.
ISBN: 978-1-63126-095-7
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2016
Subject: Construction
Description
Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone provides a broad understanding of the properties and applications of masonry materials. It then progresses to teaching safe and proper procedures for working with brick, block, and stone. Coverage of concrete form construction and flatwork is also included. Green features address specific topics relating to masonry's impact on the environment. New supplemental teaching materials include PowerPoint presentations and test creation software.
  • Code features reference the International Residential Code and International Building Code, familiarizing students with their requirements.
  • Updated, color images have been added throughout the text to reinforce chapter topics.
  • Over 75 illustrated step-by-step procedures guide student learning.
Products & Prices
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Text 512 978-1-63126-095-7 $93.28
Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone provides a broad understanding of the properties and applications of masonry materials. It then progresses to teaching safe and proper procedures for working with brick, block, and stone. Coverage of concrete form construction and flatwork is also included. Green features address specific topics relating to masonry's impact on the environment. New supplemental teaching materials include PowerPoint presentations and test creation software.
  • Code features reference the International Residential Code and International Building Code, familiarizing students with their requirements.
  • Updated, color images have been added throughout the text to reinforce chapter topics.
  • Over 75 illustrated step-by-step procedures guide student learning.
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription       Purchase
Lab Workbook 431 978-1-63126-097-1 $30.00
The Lab Workbook contains chapter review questions designed to reinforce the information presented in each chapter of the text, as well as jobs in which you apply your knowledge in hands-on activities.
Bundle (Text + Lab Workbook) 978-1-63126-098-8 $117.00
Bundle includes the hardcover Textbook and softcover Lab Workbook.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-101-5 $266.64 *

The Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:

  • Instructor’s Materials. An introduction and overview of teaching material. Files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • Correlation Chart. Correlation Chart between the textbook and the SkillsUSA Masonry Standards. Provided in PDF format.
  • Answer Keys. Chapter Answer Keys in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.

System Requirements
Windows®
: Intel Pentium II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer (6 or higher), allow active content, and Adobe Reader (free download).
Macintosh®: PowerPC G4, G5 or Intel processor, Mac OS X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari (2.0 or higher), allow active content, and Adobe Reader (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.

ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 780 test questions 978-1-63126-102-2 $248.00 *
The ExamView Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView Assessment Suite includes the ExamView Test Generator, ExamView Test Manager, and ExamView Test Player. This product includes 20 test banks with a total of 780 questions. Please refer to the ExamView Assessment Suite User's Guide (Manual.pdf) on this CD for features and functions of the ExamView programs.

System Requirements
Windows
: Windows XP SP or later; Intel Pentium IV Processor 1GHz or higher (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 500 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction student response system); Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Macintosh: Mac OS 10.6 or later; Intel Processor 1GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 512 MB RAM; 300 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction student response system); Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 930 slides 978-1-63126-103-9 $244.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 20 chapters, comprising over 930 slides of instructional material.
The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel Pentium II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer (6 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint Viewer (free download), and Adobe Reader (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Macintosh®: PowerPC G4, G5 or Intel processor, Mac OS X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari (2.0 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint Viewer (free download for Mac OS 9.X), and Adobe Reader (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-104-6 $128.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 1yr. Access Key Code provides 365 days of individual access to the classroom support materials used most, all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, lab workbook, answer keys, lesson plans, presentations for PowerPoint®, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.

Online Instructor Resources contents include:
  • Resource Materials
    • Instructor Resources
    • ExamView® Assessment Suite v8.1 Software and Question Bank Files
  • Chapter Resources
    • Textbook and Lab Workbook Answer Keys
    • Lesson Plans
    • Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint®
  • Online Course Materials
    • Resources for Teaching an Online Course
    • Question Pools for Other Learning Management Systems
*To order this item, please call 800.323.0440.
Related Title(s)
G-W Masonry Technology DVDs
Table of Contents

Section 1-Introduction to Masonry
1. Tools and Equipment
2. Safety
3. Print Reading
4. Math for Masonry Trades
Section 2-Materials
5. Clay Masonry Materials
6. Concrete Masonry Units
7. Stone
8. Mortar and Grout
9. Anchors, Ties, and Reinforcement
Section 3-Techniques
10. Laying Brick
11. Laying Block
12. Stonemasonry
Section 4-Construction Details
13. Foundation Systems
14. Wall Systems
15. Paving and Masonry Construction Details
Section 5-Concrete
16. Concrete Materials and Applications
17. Form Construction
18. Concrete Flatwork and Formed Shapes
Section 6-Succeeding on the Job
19. Careers in the Masonry Trades
20. Job Performance, Leadership, Ethics, and Entrepreneurship
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code
g-wonlinetextbooks.com
Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Construction)
g-wonlinetextbooks.com
Chapter 14 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Construction)
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Chapter 18 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Construction)
Presentations for PowerPoint
PPS
Chapter 14 (PPS, 7.4 MB)
PPS
Chapter 18 (PPS, 6.2 MB)
About the Author(s)

Clois E. Kicklighter, Ed. D. - During his career, Dr. Clois E. Kicklighter was a nationally known educator and the author of several books in the fields of architecture, drafting, and construction technology. He held a variety of industrial, teaching, and administrative positions and retired as dean and professor at the School of Technology at Indiana State University. He held the highest leadership positions in the National Association of Industrial Technology (NAIT). Dr. Kicklighter was awarded the respected Charles Keith Medal for exceptional leadership in the technology profession.

Dr. Kicklighter's published textbooks include Architecture: Residential Drafting and Design; Drafting and Design: Engineering Drawing Using Manual and CAD Techniques; Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, and Stone; and Residential Housing and Interiors.

Timothy L. Andera, Ed. D. - is a Professor at South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota. During the tenure at SDSU, he has served as the Coordinator of Career and Technical Education in the College of Education & Human Sciences and is currently a Safety Consultant in the College of Engineering. Dr. Andera received his doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Construction from Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois. His master's degree from Bemidji State University is in Industrial Technology with an emphasis in Construction. He received bachelors' degrees in Vocational Education and Industrial Technology in Construction from the University of South Dakota in Springfield, South Dakota.

Dr. Andera has served as the Director of Education and Safety at Associated Builders and Contractors in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He taught Construction Management at Illinois State University, overseeing courses in Architecture, Construction, Scheduling, and Masonry, as well as coordinating the On-Site Construction Project. Dr. Andera oversaw the Residential Construction Program at Ellsworth College in Iowa Falls, Iowa, where students built a brick veneered residential home each year. Dr. Andera has presented nationally and internationally on construction and safety topics. He is a consultant on construction projects related to the masonry industry and construction in general.