Two Bad Ants

Author: Chris Van Allsburg

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 31

View: 504

When two bad ants desert from their colony, they experience a dangerous adventure that convinces them to return to their former safety.

Reading Skills Mini-Lessons

Author: Sara Gruver

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 150

Provides 26 detailed mini-lesson plans that concentrate on one skill or strategy at a time, including context clues, prediction, and main idea.

The Avant-garde and American Postmodernity

Small Incisive Shocks

Author:

Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page:

View: 111

"Unencumbered by excessive jargon but deeply rooted in theories of postmodernity, Nel's work has an accessible style, maintaining a balance between high theory and popular discourse."--BOOK JACKET.

Ants Thematic Unit

Author: Teacher Created Materials, Inc

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 179

Stories & activities on ants including science projects, math projects and life skills for primary, K-4 students.

Science Through Children's Literature

An Integrated Approach

Author: Carol M. Butzow

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 205

View: 729

This groundbreaking, critically acclaimed, and best-selling resource features more than 30 exciting instructional units that integrate all areas of the curriculum and serve as models to educators at all levels. Adopted as a supplementary text in schools of education nationwide, this resource features outstanding children's fiction books that are rich in scientific concepts yet equally well known for their strong story lines and universal appeal.

Teaching Writing with Picture Books as Models

Lessons and Strategies for Using the Power of Picture Books to Teach the Elements of Great Writing in the Upper Grades

Author: Rosanne Kurstedt

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 310

Presents lessons designed to show teachers how to use picture books to teach writing skills to students in grades four through eight, and includes recommended reading lists.

Literature Circles

Cooperative Learning for Grades 3-8

Author: Mimi Neamen

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 103

View: 339

A Literature Circle is a group of students reading the same novel, and producing a common goal or projects through cooperative learning. The authors give specific guidelines and procedures to help you establish, administer, and evaluate a successful reading program. Each unit includes a summary of a novel, a reproducible vocabulary list, and a variety of group activities that inspire collaboration, assumption of responsibility, critical thinking, and thoughtful use of the story. Grades 3-8.

Bad Day at Riverbend

Author: Chris Van Allsburg

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 766

When Sheriff Hardy investigates the source of a brilliant light and shiny slime afflicting Riverbend, he finds that the village is becoming part of a child's coloring book streaked with greasy crayons.

Learn All About Creepy Crawlies

Grades 1-4

Author: Robin Bernard

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 88

View: 450

Go "buggy" with this fantastic resource packed with information and learning-rich activities.