A bi-lingual Spanish/English word book, that features a thousand everyday words. It is illustrated with busy scenes and labelled pictures to help children learn key Spanish vocabulary. It also includes stickers that add an extra interactive element, which aids learning.
A pack for learning Spanish as a foreign or additional language, incorporating word books and additional materials to ease the learning process. Listen-and-repeat CD allows learners to hear the words read by a native speaker and perfect their pronunciation. The words are also available to listen to on Quicklinks. The sticker dictionary is fun to complete, helps to establish words in the memory and includes writing practice. Learners of Spanish as a foreign language can also fill in the words in their own language. Colourful flashcards are great for quick reference or self-testing.
The classic bi-lingual Spanish/English word book, illustrated by Stephen Cartwright. A thousand everyday words illustrated with busy scenes and labelled pictures to help children learn key Spanish vocabulary.
This is a talk-about book for children, who can match the stickers to the words on each page. It is intended to help children build their Spanish vocabulary. A full word list appears at the back that covers all the words used and has a pronunciation guide.
Covering more than 300 alphabet books with topic, content area, grade level, text structure, and instructional value indexing, this extensive resource guide includes bibliographic information and brief summaries of each selection as well as a chapter devoted to the unique uses of alphabet books within ELL classrooms. • Presents in-depth indexing and coding for more than 300 alphabet books for grades K–12, providing an easy-access resource for librarians and teachers • Includes analysis of text structures and instructional values that helps educators link curriculum objectives to specific alphabet books • Provides lessons and strategies with featured books for pre-K through 12th grade • Describes specific instructional suggestions that can be used with ELL students with lists of second-language titles
Nurturing Children's Sense of Wonder and Joy in Learning
Author: Gera Jacobs
Publisher: Corwin Press
Focusing on research-based, developmentally appropriate practices, this book shows teachers how to help young children reach standards through creative play activities that ignite their enthusiasm to learn.
Grounded in cutting-edge theory and research about literacy development, this book is filled with practical assessment and instructional ideas for teachers of pre-K through grade 3. Engaging vignettes show how everyday conversations and activities offer rich opportunities both for evaluating children's current level of knowledge and for helping them progress toward more sophisticated and rewarding interactions with reading and writing. Throughout, the book highlights ways to work effectively with English language learners and their families, a theme that is the exclusive focus of two chapters. Other timely topics covered include creative uses of technology and ways to incorporate popular culture into the classroom. Over two dozen reproducible assessment tools and handouts enhance the utility of this volume as an instructional resource, professional development tool, or graduate-level text.
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