Seashells Crabs and Sea Stars

Author: Christiane Kump Tibbitts
ISBN: 1439543976
Release Date: 2008-08-11
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explores the world of seashells, crabs, sea stars, sand dollars, and other things to be discovered at the seashore.

Seashells by the Seashore

Author: Marianne Berkes
Publisher: Dawn Publications
ISBN: 9781584694632
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Both classroom teachers and vacationing parents will find this little book to be a charmer. Counting from one to twelve, Sue picks up shells--periwinkle, kittens paw, scallop--and carefully adds them to her bucket as a gift for Grandma. She and her friend identify the shells, and when they discover one that still has the mollusk living inside they put it back in the water--learning that shells are actually the abandoned homes of sea animals--but sometimes the animal is still home! The paperback edition contains a tear-out shell identification card to enhance the hands-on lesson in simple wonders from nature.

Starfish seashells and crabs

Author: George S. Fichter
Publisher: Golden Books
ISBN: 0307114309
Release Date: 1993-04-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces different kinds of starfish, shells, and crabs, and tells how they live

Next Time You See a Seashell

Author: Emily Rachel Morgan
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 9781936959730
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book tells the amazing story behind seashells: how they are made by mollusks, used for protection and camouflage, and full of clues about all theyOCOve been through. Inspired by Next Time You See a Seashell, young readers will find these intricate objects even more fascinating when they discover their origins in slimy, snaily creatures. Awaken a sense of wonder in a child with these books and inspire elementary-age children to experience the enchantment of everyday phenomena such as seashells and sunsets."

Teaching Science Through Trade Books

Author: Christine Anne Royce
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 9781936959136
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Education

What was your favourite book as a child? In more than 10 years of facilitating workshops, we have never heard anyone reply, My fourth-grade science textbook. Clearly, textbooks have an important place in the science classroom, but using trade books to supplement a textbook can greatly enrich students experience. from Teaching Science Through Trade Books If you like the popular Teaching Science Through Trade Books columns in NSTA s journal Science and Children, or if you’ve become enamoured of the award-winning Picture-Perfect Science Lessons series, you ll love this new collection. It s based on the same time-saving concept: By using children s books to pique students interest, you can combine science teaching with reading instruction in an engaging and effective way. In this volume, column authors Christine Royce, Karen Ansberry, and Emily Morgan selected 50 of their favorites, updated the lessons, and added student activity pages, making it easier than ever to teach fundamental science concepts through high-quality fiction and nonfiction children s books. Just as with the original columns, each lesson highlights two trade books and offers two targeted activities, one for K 3 and one for grades 4 6. All activities are Standards-based and inquiry-oriented. From Measuring Penny and How Tall, How Short, How Far Away? to I Took a Walk and Secret Place, the featured books will help your students put science in a whole new context. Teaching Science Through Trade Books offers an ideal way to combine well-structured, ready-to-teach lessons with strong curricular connections and books your students just may remember, always.

Inclusive Early Childhood Education Development Resources and Practice

Author: Penny Deiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133711476
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Education

INCLUSIVE EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION: DEVELOPMENT, RESOURCES, AND PRACTICE, Sixth Edition, is a comprehensive special education resource book that provides essential information on a variety of early childhood learning disabilities, as well as strategies for including children with these special needs in regular educational settings. The author provides students with a solid grounding in theory and research, as well as practical guidelines, real-world vignettes, and hands-on program planning assistance to prepare them to integrate children with learning disabilities into their classrooms. Updated throughout, this edition also introduces videos that are available for viewing at the Early Childhood Education Media Library, allowing students to see text concepts brought to life in real classroom settings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


Author: Ann O. Squire
ISBN: 1439551898
Release Date: 2008-09-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An introduction to sea shells, discussing the different types of shells, where they are found, and how they are made.

Best Book of Seashells

Author: Suzanne McNeill
ISBN: 157421330X
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Crafting with shells provides the opportunity to create truly unique pieces of art. When combined, shapes ranging from angels to animals emerge to embellish boxes, cards, frames, mirrors, unique pins, ornaments and magnets. The uses are endless.

Sea Urchins

Author: Lola M. Schaefer
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 0736802517
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In simple words and text, describes the sea urchin.

Another Encyclopedia of Theme Activities for Young Children

Author: Kathy Charner
Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780876593943
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Education

Provides over three hundred activities for young children both in and out of the classroom, organized thematically, and includes such themes as building and construction, health and nutrition, and science and nature.


Author: Ann Herriges
Publisher: Bellwether Media
ISBN: 9781612111322
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Simple text and supportive images introduce beginning readers to crabs. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--Provided by publisher.

Math and Science for Young Children

Author: Rosalind Charlesworth
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305686373
Release Date: 2015-01-19
Genre: Education

MATH AND SCIENCE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, Eighth Edition, introduces readers to engaging math and science experiences for early childhood and early elementary education programs, and provides an organized, sequential approach to creating a developmentally appropriate math and science curriculum. The content aligns with key guidelines and standards: The National Association for the Education of Young Children's (NAEYC) Professional Preparation Standards (2010); Developmentally Appropriate Practice (DAP) guidelines; Common Core Mathematics Standards; and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). The book also addresses STEM/STEAM and the essential domains of child growth and development during the crucial birth-through-eight age range. A valuable resource for the student/future teacher, working professional, or involved parent, MATH AND SCIENCE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN emphasizes the interrelatedness of math and science and how they can be integrated into all other curriculum areas. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

What Lives in a Shell

Author: Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062446992
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What makes a shell like a house? A house is a home for you, a nest is a home for a bird, and a cave is a home for a bear. But for some animals a shell is a home. Snails and turtles and crabs and clams all have shells that act as their homes and protect them from harm. In this book you'll learn all about these and other crustaceous creatures, for whom a shell is just the right sort of home.

Recreation Handbook for Camp Conference and Community 2d ed

Author: Roger E. Barrows
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786455799
Release Date: 2010-01-11
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Designed to provide youth leaders with fun and wholesome recreation activities for children between the ages of 8 and 18, this handbook includes chapters on games, rainy day activities, dramatics, storytelling, songs, campfire programs, worship and devotions, and inspiration for leaders. Sheet music and lyrics to songs featured in the book are also included. This second edition includes a new chapter on nature games and activities, along with several expanded and updated chapters from the original work. It is intended for use by anyone who works with youth in a recreation setting, from camp counselors and scoutmasters to parents and club advisors.

It s a Seashell Day

Author: Dianne Ochiltree
ISBN: 1609055306
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A skill-building companion to It's a Firefly Night combines evocative rhymes with beach images in the story of a mother and son's shared day of exploration, digging and counting seashells.