The Librarian Who Measured the Earth

Author: Kathryn Lasky

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0316049271

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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A colorfully illustrated biography of the Greek philosopher and scientist Eratosthenes, who compiled the first geography book and accurately measured the globe's circumference.

The Librarian's Book of Lists

Author: George M. Eberhart

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838910637

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 118

View: 1922


Collects lists about library-related topics, including the top ten library blogs, the top five movies with librarian role models, and the top fifteen books about real librarians, and features library history, information, and trivia.

Nonfiction Reading, Grade 6

Author: Robert W. Smith

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 142065036X

Category: Education

Page: 176

View: 9388


Quick, easy, effective activities support standards and help students improve skills they need for success in testing. Sound too good to be true? Not at all. Thats just what each book in this series offers.

Story Dramas for Grades 4-6

Author: Gretchen Courtney,Sarah Jossart

Publisher: Good Year Books

ISBN: 1596472405

Category: Education

Page: 128

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The teacher, playing the role of a park ranger, takes an "accident report" to find out what students know about that nasty fall taken yesterday by Humpty Dumpty. Developing similar strategies for engaging students imaginations, these two books encourage students to respond to stories by discussing and analyzing story elements as preparation for writing or acting out scenes. In addition to each books step-by-step directions for staging 30 or more story dramas based on specific popular books, both books train teachers to develop dramas for their own favorite literature. Grades 4-6. Illustrated. Good Year Books.

Active Learning in the Mathematics Classroom, Grades 5-8

Author: Hope Martin

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781412949781

Category: Education

Page: 187

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This revised edition of Multiple Intelligences in the Mathematics Classroom provides ready-to-use lessons aligned with NCTM content standards to help students gain meaningful understandings of key mathematical concepts.

Mathematics in the K-8 Classroom and Library

Author: Sueanne McKinney,KaaVonia Hinton

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1586835238

Category: Education

Page: 134

View: 3582


Two experts on education offer a rich and diverse selection of children's literature and teaching strategies for the K-8 mathematics classroom. • Annotations for 200 children's books with math-related themes • Research-based teaching strategies that are essential for the urban and diverse learner • Detailed journal prompts that encourage writing in the math classroom and library • Handouts for engaging, hands-on math activities • Online resources for teaching math • A K-8 bibliography of literature suitable for teaching mathematical concepts

Text Sets

Author: Joanne Kilgour Dowdy,Rachael Fleischaker

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9004368329

Category: Education

Page: 312

View: 2274


Written by educators from diverse experiences, Text Sets: Multimodal Learning for Multicultural Students provides ready-to-use multicultural text sets complete with annotations, instructional activities, and multimedia tools, as well as a framework for building and using new sets.

Ancient History Readers' Theater Grd 5 & Up

Author: Robert W. Smith

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1420639994

Category: Education

Page: 112

View: 5869


"Original scripts based on historic events and highlights; introductory background information to set the stage for each script; reader's response and extension activities; convenient, reproducible pull-out scripts for each student."

ENC Focus

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Category: Mathematics

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