Seashells Crabs and Sea Stars

Author: Christiane Kump Tibbitts
Publisher:
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.

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

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.

Crabs

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.

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: 9780876594308
Release Date: 2012-10-01
Genre: Education

More than 300 theme activities written by teachers for teachers! Actively engage children’s imaginations with more than 300 activities for young children organized into a variety of popular themes – from the alphabet to the weather. The result of a nationwide contest among teachers, the classroom-tested activities in Another Encyclopedia of Theme Activities for Young Children provide many months of learning fun! Each activity is complete with learning objectives, materials list, related children’s book suggestions, step-by-step instructions of what to do, teacher-to-teacher tips to expand on children’s learning, assessment strategies, and related songs, poems, and fingerplays. Themes: •All About Me •Alphabet •Animals •Art •Building & Construction •Celebrations •Colors •Five Senses •Health & Nutrition •Insects & Bugs •Kindness •Math •Music & Movement •My Community & Neighborhood •My Family & Friends •My School •Numbers •Our Earth •Plants •Science & Technology •Seasons •Shapes •Time •Transportation •Water •Weather

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.

June July

Author: Lynette Pyne
Publisher: Carson Dellosa Publishing Company
ISBN: 0887245579
Release Date: 2000-04-01
Genre: Education

Includes activities for: ocean animals, camping, Independence Day, islands, boats, space, and more.

Origami Sea Life

Author: John Montroll
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486267652
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

In Origami Sea Life, John Montroll and Robert J. Lang have collaborated to produce a truly elegant work. The pages of this book contain some of the most creative origami published to date. Each project is accompanied by a biological sketch of the animal to enhance the visual description. There are 38 models in all ranging from the lowly barnacle to the mighty whale. in between are to be found a cuttlefish, angelfish, lionfish, and fiddler crab, to name but a few of the unusual origami projects presented. Each project is illustrated with step-by-step instructions, utilizing the unique folds which make each of these animals so lifelike. Beginner and expert alike will find hours of creative fun in these pages. Origami Sea Life also includes a summary of the history of origami sea life. Information on types of paper and the technique of wet folding make this book indispensible for all those with an interest in papercraft.

What Can You See at the Seashore

Author: John Himmelman
Publisher: Northword Press
ISBN: 1559719966
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

More Fun with Nature is a compilation of five other Take Along Guides. It includes: Berries, Nuts and Seeds; Birds, Nests and Eggs; Rocks, Fossils and Arrowheads; Seashells, Crabs and Sea Stars; and Wildflowers, Blooms and Blossoms.

More Fun with Nature

Author: Diane L. Burns
Publisher: NorthWord Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1559717955
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides detailed descriptions and illustrations for a variety of nature-related topics, including plants, animals, rocks, fossils, and seashells.