Released on 2010Categories Education

Reading the World with Picture Books

Reading the World with Picture Books

Author: Nancy Polette

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781598845877

Category: Education

Page: 348

View: 576

This valuable reference guide provides suggestions of picture books set in more than 70 countries in each continent of the world, along with standards-based activities. * Features original booktalk activities and a bibliography of books from around the world that exceeds 400 titles, spanning over 70 countries * Each section begins with a list of the countries within that continent and provides basic information about the continent * Provides fun mnemonics to help young students remember countries and continents * Includes indexes by title, author, and illustrator
Released on 2014-02-12Categories Education

The Global Education Toolkit for Elementary Learners

The Global Education Toolkit for Elementary Learners

Author: Homa Sabet Tavangar

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781483317878

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 631

Integrate global learning activities in your elementary classrooms today with this easy-to-use guide! This smart, all-in-one resource from widely acclaimed authors Homa Tavangar and Becky Morales provides hundreds of easy, stand-alone activities, resources, and projects to help busy educators: Seamlessly integrate global awareness themes into existing K-5 Common Core curriculum Recruit parent and community volunteers and organizations Use social media for student global collaboration projects Plan international events, after-school clubs, and cross-curricular activities Includes a 12-month timeline, backmapping tips, 50+ ready-to-start projects, and online links.
Released on 2012Categories Juvenile Nonfiction

Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones

Author: Phyllis J. Perry

Publisher: Red Chair Press LLC

ISBN: 9781936163861

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 88

View: 820

Presents instructions for playing simple games from around the world, including Chile's knock the stick, Guinea's all in a row, and Israel's maklot, while offering facts about each country featured.
Released on 2017-02-13Categories Language Arts & Disciplines

Reading Comprehension, Second Edition

Reading Comprehension, Second Edition

Author: Camille Blachowicz

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 9781462532360

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 304

View: 360

This practical resource and widely used text presents a wealth of research-based approaches to comprehension instruction. The authors offer specific classroom practices that help K-9 students compare and evaluate print and online sources, develop vocabulary, build study and test-taking skills, and become motivated readers.
Released on 2008-05-05Categories Language Arts & Disciplines

Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension

Author: Camille L. Z. Blachowicz

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 9781593857561

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 304

View: 758

This practical resource and widely used text presents a wealth of research-based approaches to comprehension instruction. The authors offer specific classroom practices that help K-9 students compare and evaluate print and online sources, develop vocabulary, build study and test-taking skills, and become motivated readers.