California Gold Rush Grades 4 7

Author: Cindy Barden
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580378529
Release Date: 2001-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Bring history to life for students in grades 4Ð7 with The California Gold Rush! This 64-page book provides challenging activities that enable students to explore history, geography, and social studies topics. Activities include word searches, fact-or-opinion questions, and creative writing. The book includes answer keys, time lines, and suggested reading lists.

Historical Fiction for Young Readers grades 4 8

Author: John Thomas Gillespie
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781591586210
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Presents an introduction to historical fiction for readers in grades four through eight, listing eighty titles of works for this age group and providing plot summaries, characters, historical background, and selected passages for discussion.

U S History Puzzles Grades 4 8

Author: Mark Twain Media
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781483822730
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Students will love to learn about significant events in American history with this fun puzzle workbook! From Columbus' discovery of the New World to the end of the Cold War, this engaging classroom supplement presents historical information through crossword, word search, and hidden message puzzles; review activities and answer keys are also included. --Mark Twain Media Publishing Company specializes in providing captivating, supplemental books and decorative resources to complement middle- and upper-grade classrooms. Designed by leading educators, the product line covers a range of subjects including mathematics, sciences, language arts, social studies, history, government, fine arts, and character. Mark Twain Media also provides innovative classroom solutions for bulletin boards and interactive whiteboards. Since 1977, Mark Twain Media has remained a reliable source for a wide variety of engaging classroom resources.

World War II the Post War Years Grades 4 7

Author: Maria Backus
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580372176
Release Date: 2002-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provide challenging activities that enable students to explore history, geography, and social studies topics. Activities include word searches, fact or opinion, creative writing, and more. Answer keys, time lines, and suggested reading lists are included.

Gotcha Again for Guys

Author: Kathleen A. Baxter
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781598843767
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Education

Here's help in selecting current, nonfiction books that will get boys excited about reading. * Citations for over 1,700 current nonfiction titles published between 2007–2009 that will appeal to boys * Interviews with seven authors, including Kadir Nelson, author of We Are the Ship, recent winner of numerous children's literature awards, and a great role model for young male readers * Nonfiction booktalks that can be used word-for-word when presenting books to students * Reproducible booklists * Photos of featured male authors * Book cover illustrations

A Timeline History of the California Gold Rush

Author: Stephanie Watson
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9781467786379
Release Date: 2015-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In 1848, a carpenter named James Marshall discovered that there was gold in the riverbeds of the Sacramento Valley. Gold fever quickly spread across the country and around the world. By the thousands, hopeful people left their homes, families, and jobs in search of their fortune. The California gold rush lasted for only seven years, but in that time it transformed California and affected the whole nation. People used their new riches to start businesses and build cities. People from many nations arrived to fill those cities. And in their quest for gold, the prospectors clashed with American Indians and set the stage for long-lasting tensions. Explore the history of the California gold rush. Track the important events and turning points that made this discovery a pivotal part of the westward expansion of the United States.

Reading Grade 4

Author: Spectrum
Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
ISBN: 9781620577363
Release Date: 2012-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Spectrum Reading brings curriculum content reading passages to life! The lessons, perfect for students in grade 4, strengthen reading skills by focusing on cause and effect, character analysis, context practice, research skills, and more! Each book provides activities that reinforce phonemic awareness, phonics, word recognition, decoding, and reading comprehension. It features easy-to-understand directions, is aligned to national and state standards, and also includes a complete answer key. --Today, more than ever, students need to be equipped with the essential skills they need for school achievement and for success on proficiency tests. The Spectrum series has been designed to prepare students with these skills and to enhance student achievement. Developed by experts in the field of education, each title in the Spectrum workbook series offers grade-appropriate instruction and reinforcement in an effective sequence for learning success. Perfect for use at home or in school, and a favorite of parents, homeschoolers, and teachers worldwide, Spectrum is the learning partner students need for complete achievement.

Life in the Colonies Grades 4 7

Author: Cindy Barden
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580378222
Release Date: 2009-02-16
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Take a journey through history with students in grades 4–7 using Life in the Colonies! This 64-page book includes information on building and living in a log cabin, preparing food, candle and soap making, livestock, occupations, and etiquette rules. Activities include word searches, fact-or-opinion questions, and creative writing. The book includes answer keys, time lines, and suggested reading lists.

Helping Students Understand Algebra Grades 7 8

Author: Barbara R. Sandall
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580377768
Release Date: 2008-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Facilitate a smooth transition from arithmetic to algebra for students in grades 7 and up using Helping Students Understand Algebra. This 128-page book includes step-by-step instructions with examples, practice problems using the concepts, real-life applications, a list of symbols and terms, tips, and answer keys. The book supports NCTM standards and includes chapters on topics such as number systems, properties of numbers, exponents and expressions, roots and radicals, algebraic expressions, graphing, and functions.

American Civil War Grades 4 7

Author: Cindy Barden
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580371865
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provide challenging activities that enable students to explore history, geography, and social studies topics. Activities include word searches, fact or opinion, creative writing, and more. Answer keys, time lines, and suggested reading lists are included.

Lewis and Clark Expedition Grades 4 7

Author: Maria Backus
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580371803
Release Date: 2001-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Bring history to life for students in grades 4Ð7 with The Lewis and Clark Expedition! This 64-page book provides challenging activities that enable students to explore history, geography, and social studies topics. Activities include word searches, fact-or-opinion questions, and creative writing. The book includes answer keys, time lines, and suggested reading lists.

Slavery in the United States Grades 4 7

Author: Cindy Barden
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580371858
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provide challenging activities that enable students to explore history, geography, and social studies topics. Activities include word searches, fact or opinion, creative writing, and more. Answer keys, time lines, and suggested reading lists are included.

Algebra II Practice Book Grades 7 8

Author: Barbara R. Sandall
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580377539
Release Date: 2008-09-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Make algebra equations easy for students in grades 7 and up using Algebra II Practice! This 128-page book is geared toward students who struggle in algebra II and covers the concepts of inequalities, linear equations, polynomial products and factors, rational expressions, roots, radicals, complex numbers, quadratic equations and functions, and variations. The book supports NCTM standards and includes clear instructions, examples, practice problems, definitions, problem-solving strategies, an assessment section, answer keys, and references.

Helping Students Understand Geometry Grades 7 8

Author: Barbara R. Sandall
Publisher: Mark Twain Media
ISBN: 9781580377676
Release Date: 2008-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Give geometry a go with students in grades 7 and up using Helping Students Understand Geometry. This 128-page book includes step-by-step instructions with examples, practice problems using the concepts, real-life applications, a list of symbols and terms, tips, and answer keys. The book supports NCTM standards and includes chapters on topics such as coordinates, angles, patterns and reasoning, triangles, polygons and quadrilaterals, and circles.