Children’s books in children’s hands: A Brief Introduction to Their Literature familiarizes current and future teachers with the best and most recent books for children. The 6th edition now includes full color illustrations and art, coverage of shifting changes in genres, newer title annotations, new teaching ideas, and thorough coverage of multicultural and international books.
The First Part LastSimon & Schuster Books for Young Readers #ad - This little thing with the perfect face and hands doing nothing but counting on me. Bobby is your classic urban teenaged boy -- impulsive, eager, restless. And me wanting nothing else but to run crying into my own mom's room and have her do the whole thing. Bobby's going to be a father. On his sixteenth birthday he gets some news from his girlfriend, Nia, that changes his life forever.
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Child Development: An Active Learning Approach #ad - . Dynamic learning activities in each chapter invite students to forge a personal connection to the latest topics shaping the field, culture, including neuroscience, play, diversity, and media.
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Several versions of Pearson's products exist for each title*, and registrations are not transferable. Scarecrow Press. Note: before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Scholastic Press. Please check with your instructor prior to purchasing. The seventh edition provides the theoretical background and most contemporary and practical approaches for literacy instruction–everything readers need to create a classroom climate that allows all students to flourish.
Literacy for the 21st Century: A Balanced Approach 7th Edition #ad - Teaching literacy with a balance of theory and applications. Scholastic. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. Integrating the best of what we currently know about teaching reading and writing, as well as ideas that will lead us into the future, Literacy for the 21st Century: A Balanced Approach provides the balance of pedagogy and application that teachers need to be successful in the classroom.
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Camouflaged and peering through binoculars, CaitlinO'Connell--the American scientist who traveled to Namibia to study Africanelephants in their natural habitat--could not believe what she was seeing. Used book in Good Condition.
Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the WorldBroadway Books #ad - Headstrong 52 women Who Changed Science And the World. Rachel swaby’s no-nonsense and needed Headstrong dynamically profiles historically overlooked female visionaries in science, engineering, technology, and math. Ellein 2013, the new york Times published an obituary for Yvonne Brill. It began: “she made a mean beef stroganoff, followed her husband from job to job, and took eight years off from work to raise three children.
It wasn’t until the second paragraph that readers discovered why the Times had devoted several hundred words to her life: Brill was a brilliant rocket scientist who invented a propulsion system to keep communications satellites in orbit, and had recently been awarded the National Medal of Technology and Innovation.
Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World #ad - Scholastic. Covering nobel prize winners and major innovators, rachel swaby’s vibrant profiles span centuries of courageous thinkers and illustrate how each one’s ideas developed, as well as lesser-known but hugely significant scientists who influence our every day, from their first moment of scientific engagement through the research and discovery for which they’re best known.
Harcourt Brace and Company. Fifty-two inspiring and insightful profiles of history’s brightest female scientists. Used book in Good Condition. Among the questions the obituary—and consequent outcry—prompted were, Who are the role models for today’s female scientists, and where can we find the stories that cast them in their true light? Headstrong delivers a powerful, global, and engaging response.
This fascinating tour reveals 52 women at their best—while encouraging and inspiring a new generation of girls to put on their lab coats.
Teaching Reading Sourcebook Core Literacy LibraryAcademic Therapy Publications #ad - Scholastic. Provides both distilled theory and research, with lessons you can teach tomorrow morning. A textbook that pre-service and classroom teachers will want to keep and pull off of their professional bookshelf quite often. Scarecrow Press. Harcourt Brace and Company. Shane Templeton, Ph. D. University of nevada, research-based guide to effective reading instruction, Reno A bestselling, the Teaching Reading Sourcebook helps current and future educators bridge the gap between evidence-based reading research and actionable instruction strategies.
Teachers will learn about five key elements of an effective reading program—phonemic awareness, fluency, decoding, vocabulary development, and comprehension—and they'll get teaching tips and intervention strategies to help them put principles into practice. A hands–on teacher's guide and an essential text for professional preparation, this book is a must–have for educators at every level.
Teaching Reading Sourcebook Core Literacy Library #ad - Whatâ€™s new:a new chapter on mtss and its 4 key components of implementation revised assessment table aligned to mtss chapter updated research references throughout Common profiles of reading difficulties Updated NAEP results New statistics about English learners Newest Hasbrouck and Tindal Oral Reading Fluency Norms Listed by the National Council on Teacher Qualityâ€™s 2018 Teacher Prep Review as one of 10 textbooks that comprehensively and rigorously cover the scientific basis and instructional elements of the five essential components of effective reading instruction.
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