One Grain of Rice

Author: Demi
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015040032321
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A reward of one grain of rice doubles day by day into millions of grains of rice when a selfish raja is outwitted by a clever village girl.

One Piece 73

Author: Eiichiro Oda
Publisher: Carlsen
ISBN: 9783646704938
Release Date: 2015-10-02
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Monkey D. Ruffy ist ein kleiner Junge, der gerne Pirat werden würde. Leider nützt ihm auch eine Mutprobe nichts. Solange er nicht schwimmen kann, muss er zu Hause bleiben. Doch als er den Piraten die geheime Frucht des Meeres, auch Teufelsfrucht oder Gum-Gum-Frucht genannt, klaut und zum Nachtisch verspeist, ändert sich alles...

The Power of Picture Books in Teaching Math and Science

Author: Lynn Columbia
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781351813938
Release Date: 2017-05-11
Genre:

This book's 50-plus lessons-each based on a different picture book or story-will help classroom teachers build a foundation for teaching math, science, and social studies concepts to their students. Each lesson uses children's literature to make challenging, abstract concepts relevant to children's lives, inviting them to learn these concepts while responding to a story's illustrations, theme, characters, and plot. The lessons also demonstrate how teachers can use children's literature to meet national standards in math, science, and social studies. Chapters 1 through 5 set the stage for using picture books, discussing the effective, imaginative integration of literature into the classroom. Teachers will learn to create an environment that ensures that when children and books come together, the experience is enjoyable and thought provoking. Chapters 6 through 9 provide individual lessons, by grade level, with detailed activities based on specific books.

Every Book Is a Social Studies Book How to Meet Standards with Picture Books K 6

Author: Jeannette Balantic
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781598845211
Release Date: 2011-02-01
Genre: Education

This text offers a teacher and student-friendly collection of lessons and activities that help educators use picture books to engage younger students in meaningful social studies activities and bring this critical subject back in elementary schools. • Includes excerpts of primary source materials for student activities • Contains various photographs, illustrations, charts, and graphs throughout the text • Extensive annotated bibliography of picture books for each chapter that includes a discussion question for each book • Appendixes include invaluable planning templates, reproducible handouts, and other teacher resources

Integrating Literature in the Content Areas

Author: Sharon Kane
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781351813396
Release Date: 2017-05-26
Genre:

This practical, accessible resource will help future and practicing teachers integrate literature into their middle school or high school classrooms, while also addressing content area standards and improving the literacy skills of their students. Two introductory chapters are followed by five chapters that each cover a different genre: Chapter 3, Informational Books; Chapter 4, Fiction; Chapter 5, Biography, Autobiography, and Memoir; Chapter 6, Poetry; and Chapter 7, How-to and Hands-on Books. Each genre chapter consists of four parts: Part 1: Discusses the genre and how content area teachers can use books within that genre to further content learning and enhance literacy skills. Part 2: Offers hands-on instructional strategies and activities using literature, with activities for use in a variety of disciplines. Part 3: Presents individual author studies (three or four per chapter) with bibliographies and guidelines for using the authors' books in content area courses. Part 4: Features an annotated bibliography of specially selected children and young adult literature for that genre, organized by content area. The annotations provide information about the book, which can be used to prepare booktalks, and teaching ideas for using in a specific content area. Altogether these sections contain more than 600 annotated entries tabbed by subject area, including art, English/language arts, languages and culture, math and technology, music, PE/health, science, and social studies/history.

The Big Book of Children s Reading Lists

Author: Nancy J. Keane
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 1591583349
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Presents one hundred annotated book lists for educators and librarians who work with young readers, covering both fiction and nonfiction books in print as of August 2005.

Impact Maths

Author: David Benjamin
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 0435018310
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Mathematics

Green Impact Maths textbooks are intended for lower ability pupils in Year 9. It has been written to cater for weak readers. The emphasis is placed on helping the teacher ensure that pupils understand basic concepts, then encouraging them to progress and improve their performance.

Venture Into Cultures

Author: Olga R. Kuharets
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838935133
Release Date: 2001-01
Genre: Education

Offers suggestions for utilizing cultural materials and multicultural programming within schools and libraries, including African, Caribbean, Korean, and Native American perspectives.

Picture Perfect Science Lessons

Author: Karen Ansberry
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 9781936137725
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Education

In this newly revised and expanded 2nd edition of Picture-Perfect Science Lessons, classroom veterans Karen Ansberry and Emily Morgan, who also coach teachers through nationwide workshops, offer time-crunched elementary educators comprehensive background notes to each chapter, new reading strategies, and show how to combine science and reading in a natural way with classroom-tested lessons in physical science, life science, and Earth and space science.

Picture perfect Science Lessons

Author: Karen Rohrich Ansberry
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 9780873552431
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Education

Provides fifteen lesson plans that incorporate picture books into the science curriculum.

A Grain of Rice

Author: Helena Clare Pittman
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9781524765538
Release Date: 2018-06-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Over 200,000 copies sold! Now with a newly refreshed design, this classic mathematical folktale tells the story of a clever farmer who outwits the Emperor of China and becomes the wealthiest man in the world—all starting with one grain of rice. When a humble farmer named Pong Lo asks for the hand of the Emperor’s beautiful daughter, the Emperor is enraged. Whoever heard of a peasant marrying a princess? But Pong Lo is wiser than the Emperor knows. And when he concocts a potion that saves the Princess’s life, the Emperor gladly offers him any reward he chooses—except the Princess. Pong Lo makes a surprising request. He asks for a single grain of rice, doubled every day for one hundred days. The baffled Emperor obliges—only to discover that if you’re as clever as Pong Lo, you can turn a single grain of rice into all the wealth and happiness in the world! Praise for A Grain of Rice: “Gracefully illustrated. . . . This original story set in fifteenth-century China will captivate readers and perhaps teach them a little about mathematics.” —Booklist “Clever and quietly told in simple, yet evocative language.” —Kirkus Reviews “Any young reader (with calculator handy) will enjoy the tale.” —Scientific American “[A] book that is wise and humorous, and one to be perused and savored.” —School Library Journal

Multicultural Picturebooks

Author: Sylvia S. Marantz
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 081084933X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Art

An annotated bibliographyof picturebooks about non-European countries and cultures around the world, with an emphasis on the illustrations and the emotional impact they carry.

Think It Show it Mathematics

Author: Gregory Denman
Publisher: Shell Education
ISBN: 1425810519
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Education

This timely book for grades 3-8 provides step-by-step strategies for developing students' clear, concise writing and discussion skills about math problems. Strategy instruction is supported by the included student activities, rubrics, and exemplar writing samples. The Digital Resource CD contains student activity pages and graphic organizers.

Hands On Mathematics Grade 3

Author: Jennifer Lawson
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
ISBN: 9781553790440
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Mathematics

This teacher resource offers a detailed introduction to the Hands-On Mathematics program (guiding principles, implementation guidelines, an overview of the processes that grade 3 students use and develop during mathematics inquiry), and a classroom assessment plan complete with record-keeping templates and connections to the Achievement Levels outlined in the Ontario Mathematics Curriculum. The resource also provides strategies and visual resources for developing students mental math skills. The resource includes: Mental Math Strategies Unit 1: Patterning and Algebra Unit 2: Data Management and Probability Unit 3: Measurement Unit 4: Geometry and Spatial Sense Unit 5: Number Concepts Unit 6: Number Operations Each unit is divided into lessons that focus on specific curricular expectations. Each lesson has materials lists activity descriptions questioning techniques problem-solving examples activity centre and extension ideas assessment suggestions activity sheets and visuals"