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Science Through Children S Literature

Author : Carol M. Butzow
ISBN : 1563086514
Genre : Education
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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.

More Science Through Children S Literature

Author : Carol M. Butzow
ISBN : 1563082667
Genre : Education
File Size : 86. 62 MB
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Due to popular demand, the Butzows have created more fascinating thematic units of instruction to help make science understandable and enjoyable to young learners. Based on 21 outstanding children's literature titles, these chapters provide you with a wide variety of ideas and activities to engage students in learning about life, earth, space, and physical science and technology. Hands-on and inquiry-based topics, games, puzzles, and word searches are just some of the fascinating projects you'll find. Vocabulary lists, concepts and applications, and other valuable background information are also provided. This exciting approach allows you to build on the appeal of stories, connecting them to real-life experiences to build skills and understanding in students. Grades K - 3 (adaptable to other grades).

Intermediate Science Through Children S Literature

Author : Carol M. Butzow
ISBN : 0872879461
Genre : Education
File Size : 76. 9 MB
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Integrate science into all disciplines of the middle school curriculum with the hands-on activities found here. Focusing on earth and environmental science, the authors have chosen a book representative of each chapter's theme (such as oceans, rivers, mountain formations, weather, the tundra, fossils, environmental quality) on which to build a complete interdisciplinary lesson plan. Other suitable books for each unit and further resources are also provided.

The Natural World Through Children S Literature

Author : Carol M. Butzow
ISBN : 9781591583516
Genre : Education
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Well-known authors, Carol and John Butzow consider over 25 picture books and correlating integrated activities in all curricular areas that provide examples in nature for children to observe, describe, and appreciate.

Social Studies Through Children S Literature

Author : Anthony D. Fredericks
ISBN : 0872879704
Genre : Education
File Size : 73. 50 MB
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Themes include child and self, family, community and neighborhood, city and country, states and regions, nation and country, and the world.

Teaching Physical Science Through Children S Literature

Author : Susan E. Gertz
ISBN : 0070647232
Genre : Education
File Size : 75. 40 MB
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Users of this book will enjoy reading aloud "Cloudy, with a Chance of Meatballs", about a town where weather brings food, then learning how to create a tornado in a bottle. Everyone will have fun building and flying miniature kites after hearing "The Emperor's Daughter", a tale of a least-favored child whose skill with kites saves her father's life. 200 illus.

More Science Adventures With Children S Literature

Author : Anthony D. Fredericks
ISBN : 1591586194
Genre : Education
File Size : 70. 18 MB
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These dynamic literature-based activities will help teachers and school librarians energize the science curriculum and implement national standards. Fredericks presents hundreds of "hands-on, minds-on" projects that actively engage students in positive learning experiences. Each unit offers book summaries, science topic areas, critical thinking questions, resources, reproducible pages, and easy-to-do activities including science experiments for every grade level. Chapters cover: Life, Space, Earth, Physical Science, and the Human Body. The author provides practical guidance for teaching science through inquiry, for collaboration with school librarians, for integrating literature across the curriculum, and an up-to-date section of annotated bibliographies of the best in children's science literature. Grades K-4.

Investigating Natural Disasters Through Children S Literature

Author : Anthony D. Fredericks
ISBN : 1563088614
Genre : Education
File Size : 70. 19 MB
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Suggests activities and projects based on children's books about storms, volcanoes, earthquakes, and other natural disasters to increase understanding of science, the forces of nature, and their effects on human society.

Science Fiction Children S Literature And Popular Culture

Author : Gary Westfahl
ISBN : 0313308470
Genre : Literary Criticism
File Size : 36. 76 MB
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Literature often is central to individual maturation. It typically reflects, in one way or another, the experiences of the reader and the larger strains of society. This book examines representative works of science fiction, children's literature, and popular culture as mirrors of what it means to grow up in the contemporary world. That world is permeated by technology, and technology thus figures prominently in the process of growing up and in these literary works. Included are chapters on Superman, the Hardy Boys, Star Trek, music videos, and other topics.

Soaring Through The Universe

Author : Joanne C. Letwinch
ISBN : 1563085607
Genre : Education
File Size : 41. 50 MB
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This is an activity book packed with projects to learn about the moon, sun, planets, stars, flight, and aerospace science. Myths and stories are combined with language arts, math, science, art, music, and multiple intelligence. It will liven up science classes.

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