The Adventures of an Aluminum Can

Author: Alison Inches
ISBN: 1442001771
Release Date: 2009-05-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Told from the perspective of an aluminum can, the long journey it takes from the manufacturing line to a store shelf and beyond before returning to the recycling plant to be made into something new is presented in a colorfully illustrated, environmentally-friendly book. Original.

Teaching Geography Creatively

Author: Stephen Scoffham
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781317359128
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre: Education

Teaching Geography Creatively was Winner of the Geographical Association Gold Award 2014 and Winner of the Geographical Association Silver Award 2017. This fully updated second edition of Teaching Geography Creatively is a stimulating source of guidance for busy trainee and experienced teachers. Packed full of practical approaches for bringing the teaching of geography to life, it offers a range of innovative ideas for exploring physical geography, human geography and environmental issues. Underpinned by the very latest research and theory, expert authors from schools and universities explore the inter-relationship between creativity and learning, and consider how creativity can enhance pupils’ motivation, self-image and well-being. Two brand new chapters focus on creative approaches to learning about the physical world, as well as the value of alternative learning settings. Further imaginative ideas include: games and starter activities as entry points for creative learning how to keep geography messy the outdoors and learning beyond the classroom how to teach geography using your local area the links between geography and other areas of the curriculum looking at geography, creativity and the future fun and games in geography engaging with the world through picture-books teaching about sustainability. With contemporary, cutting-edge practice at the forefront, Teaching Geography Creatively is an essential read for all trainee and practicing teachers, offering a variety of practical strategies to create a fun and stimulating learning environment. In the process it offers a pedagogy that respects the integrity of children as joyful and imaginative learners and which offers a vision of how geography can contribute to constructing a better and more equitable world.

Earth Child 2000

Author: Kathryn Sheehan
Publisher: Council Oaks Distribution
ISBN: UCSD:31822025902453
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Education

The most complete guide available to introduce children ages three through ten to environmental education and appreciation. Designed for use at home or in the classroom, Earth Child fosters an understanding of the interrelationships of all living things. This expanded edition includes a Teacher's Guide and updated resource list.

Inside the Fox Cities

ISBN: WISC:89069276244
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Fox River Valley (Columbia County-Brown County, Wis.)

New York Magazine

Release Date: 1993-01-04

New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the magazine's consistent mission has been to reflect back to its audience the energy and excitement of the city itself, while celebrating New York as both a place and an idea.

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
ISBN: UOM:39015046858125
Release Date: 1999
Genre: American literature

The Garden

ISBN: CORNELL:31924063060937
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Gardening

New York

ISBN: NWU:35556021952882
Release Date: 1993-01
Genre: New York (N.Y.)

Let My People Go Surfing

Author: Yvon Chouinard
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: UVA:X004909190
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The personal stories of the founder of Patagonia, Inc. describes his underprivileged childhood as an immigrant in southern California, early fame as a successful mountain climber, and company's dedication to quality and environmental responsibility. 75,000 first printing.