The Magic School Bus and the Science Fair Expedition

Author: Joanna Cole
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN: 0439903807
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ms. Frizzle and her class visit with scientists from the past who explain their theories and the students utilize these ideas to design their own experiments for their upcoming science fair.

Best STEM Resources for NextGen Scientists The Essential Selection and User s Guide

Author: Jennifer L. Hopwood
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781610697224
Release Date: 2015-06-30
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Intended to support the national initiative to strengthen learning in areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, this book helps librarians who work with youth in school and public libraries to build better collections and more effectively use these collections through readers' advisory and programming. • Introduces more than 500 STEM resource suggestions for toddlers to young adults • Highlights more than 25 detailed library program or activity suggestions to be paired with STEM book titles • Provides resource suggestions for professional development • Contains bonus sections on STEM-related graphic novels, apps, and other media

The Common Core Approach to Building Literacy in Boys

Author: Liz Knowles
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781610696364
Release Date: 2014-05-27
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Written with a focus on the English Language Arts Common Core Standards, this book provides a complete plan for developing a literacy program that focuses on boys pre-K through grade 12. • Examines and evaluates the most recent research about boys and nonfiction reading • Addresses the intersections of Common Core Standards and literacy for boys • Provides annotated bibliographies of recommended books as well as lists of apps and other software for boys • Offers educators effective strategies to promote reading with boys and advice for parents in developing a home reading plan for their sons

Good Books Matter

Author: Shelley Stagg Peterson
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited
ISBN: 9781551382326
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Education

Based on extensive research on the features that make children's books appealing and appropriate, this valuable teacher resource offers guidance on selecting books, strategies for specific grade levels, suggestions for extension, and tips for assessment. This teacher-friendly book is organized around the major genres -- traditional literature, picture books, nonfiction, poetry, and multicultural texts -- that will inspire young readers. Throughout the book, teachers will find suggestions for using literature to implement shared reading, reading aloud, and response strategies with emergent, developing, and independent readers.

Big6 Large and in Charge

Author: Danielle N. DuPuis
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781586835446
Release Date: 2013-03-21
Genre: EDUCATION

This book helps teachers and teacher librarians effectively collaborate to teach students the concept of the Big6 and complete research projects in meaningful and memorable ways.

Children s Catalog

Author: H.W. Wilson Company
Publisher:
ISBN: STANFORD:36105119788979
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Children's literature


Instructor

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Publisher:
ISBN: UCSC:32106019234647
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Activity programs in education


The Wonder of it All

Author: Nancy Jane Johnson
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 0325009732
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Education

The authors describe how K-8 teachers can utilize the power of children's literature to guide, inform, and inspire students. They provide strategies for how to integrate literature throughout the school day to build community, promote inquiry, and create readers and writers. Recommended books grouped by specific classroom goals are included.

Horn Book Guide

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ISBN: UOM:39015079789585
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Young adult literature