Scholastic Student Thesaurus

Author: John Bollard

Publisher: Scholastic Reference


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

View: 644

Provides synonyms and antonyms for thousands of English words.

Scholastic Children's Thesaurus

Author: John K. Bollard



Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

View: 459

Designed for children ages nine to thirteen, an attractive, illustrated thesaurus defines more than five hundred headwords and 2,500 synonyms, provides example sentences for each synonym, and includes an extensive cross-referencing index.

Scholastic Pocket Thesaurus

Author: Scholastic Reference

Publisher: Scholastic Reference


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 252

View: 985

Provides synonyms and antonyms for thousands of English words.

The Contemporary Thesaurus of Search Terms and Synonyms

A Guide for Natural Language Computer Searching

Author: Sara D. Knapp

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group


Category: Computers

Page: 682

View: 879

Whether your search is limited to a single database or is as expansive as all of cyberspace, you won't find the intended results unless you use the words that work. Now in its second edition, Sara Knapp has updated and expanded this invaluable resource. Unlike any other thesaurus available, this popular guide offers a wealth of natural language options in a convenient, A-to-Z format. It's ideal for helping users find the appropriate word or words for computer searches in the humanities, social sciences, and business. The second edition has added more than 9,000 entries to the first edition's extensive list. Now, the Thesaurus contains almost 21,000 search entries! New or expanded areas include broader coverage of business terms and humanities-including arts literature, philosophy, religion, and music.

Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors

Author: Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group


Category: Education

Page: 731

View: 634

The first print edition in more than 5 years contains a total of 10,773 vocabulary terms with 206 descriptors and 210 "use" references that are new to this thesaurus for locating precise terms from the controlled vocabulary used to index the ERIC database.

Write Away!

140 Writing Prompts for Grades 4-6

Author: Arnold Cheyney

Publisher: Good Year Books


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 154

View: 708

Provides a wide range of ideas for expository and creative writing activities. Includes writing prompts that increase students' knowledge about punctuation, grammar, and parts of speech.

The Facts on File Student's Thesaurus

Author: Marc McCutcheon

Publisher: Infobase Publishing


Category: Electronic books

Page: 586

View: 152

Includes listings for more than 9,000 of the most commonly used words in the English language. Arranged in an easy-to-use A-to-Z format, this thesaurus includes words carefully selected for junior and senior high school students, making it far more accessible than references designed for adults.

Word Play

Fun Games for Building Reading and Writing Skills in Children with Learning Differences

Author: Lori Goodman

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional


Category: Education

Page: 205

View: 945

This work shows parents how to help their children learn to read and write while still having fun with them. Many of the games involve physical activity, and all are multi-sensory, helping kids build reading skills through touch, sound, and movement as well as sight.