It Looked Like Spilt Milk Board Book


Publisher: HarperFestival


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 13

View: 128

A mystery book for young children presents a continuously changing white shape silhouetted against a blue background that challenges them to guess what it is. On board pages.

It Looked Like Spilt Milk

Author: Charles G. Shaw

Publisher: Turtleback Books


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 106

A mystery book for young children presents a continuously changing white shape silhouetted against a blue background that challenges them to guess what it is.

Storytimes for Two-year-olds

Author: Judy Nichols

Publisher: American Library Association


Category: Education

Page: 252

View: 580

Outlines storytelling programs for young library audiences, explaining general planning considerations and providing fifty ready-made programs on such themes as holidays, gardens, animals, play, and seasons.

The Essential Guide to Children's Books and Their Creators


Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


Category: Reference

Page: 560

View: 228

Upon publication, Anita Silvey’s comprehensive survey of contemporary children’s literature, Children’s Books and Their Creators, garnered unanimous praise from librarians, educators, and specialists interested in the world of writing for children. Now The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators assembles the best of that volume in one handy, affordable reference, geared specifically to parents, educators, and students. This new volume introduces readers to the wealth of children’s literature by focusing on the essentials — the best books for children, the ones that inform, impress, and, most important, excite young readers. Updated to include newcomers such as J. K. Rowling and Lemony Snicket and to cover the very latest on publishing and educational trends, this edition features more than 475 entries on the best-loved children’s authors and illustrators, numerous essays on social and historical issues, thirty personal glimpses into craft by well-known writers, illustrators, and critics, and invaluable reading lists by category. The Essential Guide to Children’s Books and Their Creators summarizes the canon of contemporary children’s literature, in a practical guide essential for anyone choosing a book for or working with children.

Children's Books and Their Creators

Author: Anita Silvey

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


Category: Reference

Page: 800

View: 371

Features autobiographical vignettes by popular children's authors and offers more than eight hundred short articles covering every aspect of children's books, their themes, and their creators

Early Education Curriculum: A Child’s Connection to the World

Author: Hilda Jackman

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 416

View: 618

The Fifth Edition of EARLY EDUCATION CURRICULUM: A CHILD’S CONNECTION TO THE WORLD focuses on the process of planning and implementing a curriculum, and setting up an inclusive child-centered environment. Guided by new research, position statements, and developmentally appropriate practice, the text helps beginning students as well as experienced teachers make informed decisions about curriculum content. Now in full color, this text meets the needs of a diverse range of students, helping them to develop creative thinking and the ability to effectively apply theory to an early childhood classroom setting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Books in Print




Category: American literature


View: 130

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Some of My Best Friends are Books

Guiding Gifted Readers from Preschool to High School

Author: Judith Wynn Halsted

Publisher: Great Potential Press, Inc.


Category: Education

Page: 574

View: 114

Read, Rhyme, and Romp: Early Literacy Skills and Activities for Librarians, Teachers, and Parents

Author: Heather McNeil

Publisher: ABC-CLIO


Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 226

View: 600

Designed to promote literacy in young children and to empower parents, educators, and librarians, this guide is filled with simple strategies, creative activities, and detailed instructions that help make reading fun. • Recommended book lists for promoting reading • An overview of basic strategies and components of an early literacy program • Helpful outline of pre-literacy skills required for reading success • Detailed instructions for early literacy activities

Great Books for Babies and Toddlers

More Than 500 Recommended Books for Your Child's First Three Years

Author: Kathleen Odean

Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 337

View: 483

A unique, up-to-date resource for parents and teachers contains more than five hundred annotated listings for a variety of recommended books for young children up to three years old, including poetry, songs, games, nursery rhymes, picture books, and storybooks. Original.