Oil Spill

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0064451216
Release Date: 1994-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Did you know that an oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year? Berger and Mirocha focus on one of the worst spills in history—the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill—to explain in simple terms and with bold, full color illustrations why oils spills happen, how experts clean up after them, and what effect spilled oil has on ocean plants and wildlife. "A good introduction to the subject."––BL. 1994 "Pick of the Lists" (ABA) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1995 (NSTA/CBC)

Beyond Picture Books

Author: Barbara Barstow
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 083523519X
Release Date: 1995-01
Genre: Education

A bibliography that suggests books for beginner readers is accompanied by subject, title, illustrator, readability level, and series indexes

Differentiating for Success

Author: Mary McMackin
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781496606532
Release Date: 2016-06-16
Genre: Education

"In this book, Nancy Witherell and Mary McMackin share easy-to-follow lesson plans that address key reading skills for students in grades 3-5"--

Books to Build On

Author: E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 9780307567215
Release Date: 2009-10-14
Genre: Education

A companion volume to the highly successful series of textbooks for grades one through six, Books to Build On lists books and other print resources--organized by topic--related to the material covered in the textbooks, designed to encourage further study.

The Sea

Publisher: R.I.C. Publications
ISBN: 9781741264593
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Beaches

"The wide variety of activities in this book extend across many learning areas, particularly science and society and environment. The book covers predominantly factual information about sea, compiled in such a way as to develop simple understandings and motivate early learners to extend their learning beyond its contents." -- P. i.

Oil Spills

Author: Walker Duden
ISBN: 0780740327
Release Date: 1994-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year. This book focuses on one of the worst spills in history--the Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill--to explain in simple terms and with bold, full-color illustrations why oil spills happen, how they are cleaned up and what effects spilled oil has on our ocean plants and wildlife.

Environmental Awareness Activities for Librarians and Teachers

Author: Martha Seif Simpson
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
ISBN: UOM:39015034410715
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Education

The 20 environmental units here are divided into three broad categories (Our Planet's Resources, Our Planet's Natural Habitats, and Preserving Our Planet), and include such subjects as the atmosphere, water, energy, seas and oceans, rain forests, grasslands, urban environments, and waste and recycling. Each unit gives specific activities in library skills, arts and crafts, spelling and vocabulary, geography, math, music and theater arts, English composition, science, history and sociology, and other topics for discussion for grades two through eight. Suggested resources, additional reading lists and a list of addresses to write to for further information conclude each environmental unit.

Wo das Dunkel schl ft

Author: Maggie Stiefvater
Publisher: script5
ISBN: 9783732008957
Release Date: 2017-03-13
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Träume, die zu Albträumen werden, eine verbotene Liebe und eine mysteriöse Dunkelheit, die das Leben der Raven Boys für immer verändern wird: Im vierten und abschließenden Band dieser einzigartigen Fantasy-Buchreihe zeigt New York Times-Bestsellerautorin Maggie Stiefvater noch einmal ihr meisterhaftes Können und verzaubert jugendliche und erwachsene Leser mit poetischer Erzählkunst und Spannung bis zur allerletzten Seite. Eine beängstigende Dunkelheit hat sich über die Ley-Linien gelegt und droht, den magischen Wald Cabeswater für immer zu zerstören. Für Blue und die Raven Boys beginnt damit ein Wettlauf gegen die Zeit auf der Suche nach dem Grab des sagenumwobenen Königs Glendower. Denn wenn sie es nicht finden, wird Blues Kuss für Gansey tödlich sein. Und dieser Kuss wird für beide immer unausweichlicher ...

Children s Catalog

Author: Anne Price
Publisher: New York : H.W. Wilson
ISBN: UOM:39076001719306
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Cataloging of children's literature

Spinning Spiders

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064452076
Release Date: 2003-05-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Find out all about the many kinds of webs spiders spin in this level 2 Let′s Read and Find Out. How do spiders spin such large webs? Spiders produce a unique silk that can stretch from wall to wall, or between the legs of a chair. In this book, featuring remarkably realistic artwork by S.D. Schindler, you will learn about the silk spiders produce, the webs they spin, and the prey they capture. You will even learn how to make a web of your own! Ages 5-9