You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Pioneer

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531275000
Release Date: 2012-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents a lighthearted look at some of the difficulties faced by the pioneers who traveled by wagon train across the United States to settle in the West.

You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Pioneer

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0613538862
Release Date: 2002-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

For use in schools and libraries only. A light-hearted look at some of the difficulties faced by the pioneers who traveled by wagon train across the United States to settle in the West.

You Wouldn t Want to Be on Apollo 13 Revised Edition

Author: Ian Graham
Publisher: You Wouldn't Want to
ISBN: 0531238350
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This best-selling series engages readers of all levels by making them part of the story. Readers will become the main character and can revel in the gory and dark sides of life throughout important moments in history.

Common Core Curriculum English Grades K 5

Author: Great Minds
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118812655
Release Date: 2014-05-06
Genre: Education

Common Core's English resources empower educators to meet the expectations of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English Language Arts (ELA) and build essential content knowledge for students in grades K-5. Each grade in The Wheatley Portfolio features a comprehensive, coherent sequence of thematic units that engage students in deep study of worthwhile texts and topics. Features of this book include: Six thematic units for each grade, each centered on a curated collection of literary and informational texts Focus standards for each unit that complement the topic and promote student mastery of essential literacy skills Suggested texts and activities to incorporate science, art, and history into English instruction This revised second edition includes a sample text study that guides students through a close read of an exemplary text, updated web resources, and refreshed suggested works. Educators who create their curriculum based on Common Core's Wheatley Portfolioguarantee that students are exposed to content-rich instruction and have ample opportunity to master the reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language skills articulated in the CCSS for ELA.

You Wouldn t Want to Be a Pony Express Rider

Author: Tom Ratliff
Publisher:
ISBN: 0531208729
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the disadvantages to being a Pony Express rider, including riding in all weather, natural disasters, and disease.

You Wouldn t Want to Explore with Lewis and Clark

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531259420
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Brief text, sidebars, labeled illustrations, and humorous cartoons depict explorers Lewis and Clark, outlining their routes, personal experiences, and encounters with the Native Americans.

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Publisher: In the Hands of a Child
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Text Complexity

Author: Douglas Fisher
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781506343983
Release Date: 2016-02-16
Genre: Education

There is a big difference between assigning complex texts and teaching complex texts No matter what discipline you teach, learn how to use complexity as a dynamic, powerful tool for sliding the right text in front of your students’ at just the right time. Updates to this new edition include How-to’s for measuring countable features of any written work A rubric for analyzing the complexity of both literary and informational texts Classroom scenarios that show the difference between a healthy struggle and frustration The authors’ latest thinking on teacher modeling, close reading, scaffolded small group reading, and independent reading

You Wouldn t Want to be a Civil War Soldier

Author: Thomas Ratliff
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531259471
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Brief text, sidebars, labeled illustrations, and humorous cartoons depict life and events during the four years of the Civil War.

You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Colonist

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531245020
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Traces the founding of the English colony at Jamestown, its struggle for survival, and its eventual decline.

You Wouldn t Want to Work on the Railroad

Author: Ian Graham
Publisher: Franklin Watts
ISBN: 0531211789
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Uses humor in both text and illustrations to describe the life of a laborer working on the transcontinental railroad.

You Wouldn t Want to Sail with Christopher Columbus

Author: Fiona Macdonald
Publisher:
ISBN: 1911242431
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Genre:

You are Christopher Columbus, the explorer who accidentally discovered America. Follow Columbus' struggles to finance his journeys, his sometimes infamous behaviour and his final lonely days. "You Wouldn't Want To Be" is a constantly-growing library of exciting titles which transport the reader to the grisliest times and places in history. The first-person narrative approach puts the reader in the shoes of some of the most unfortunate people ever to have lived. Humorous cartoon-style illustrations bring the characters to life, while informative captions explain processes or chronological events.