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Big Book of Science Things to Make and Do

Author : Leonie Pratt
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Library Friendly Edition of original- Over 50 fun projects that fly, fling, spin, swim, whoosh, zoom and ooze.

The Usborne Big Book of Science Things to Make and Do

Author : Rebecca Gilpin
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Provides instructions for creating science-themed crafts and performing simple science experiments.

Big Book of Speedy Science

Author : Anna Claybourne
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Send a rocket sky-high, create explosions and make a cup squawk like a parrot! Not only that, these fun craft experiments help you learn about science, too. This book will guide you in easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions through great crafty experiments, as well as explaining the science of sound, forces, light, how things change and how they grow. Using readily available materials that you can find around your house or school, these experiments couldn't be simpler - or more fun! - includes beautiful step-by-step illustrations - all experiments can be carried out at home or in school - Ties into the science National Curriculum

Literacy Assessment and Intervention for Classroom Teachers

Author : Beverly DeVries
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The fourth edition of this comprehensive resource helps future and practicing teachers recognize and assess literacy problems, while providing practical, effective intervention strategies to help every student succeed. The author thoroughly explores the major components of literacy, providing an overview of pertinent research, suggested methods and tools for diagnosis and assessment, intervention strategies and activities, and technology applications to increase students' skills. Discussions throughout focus on the needs of English learners, offering appropriate instructional strategies and tailored teaching ideas to help both teachers and their students. Several valuable appendices include assessment tools, instructions and visuals for creating and implementing the book's more than 150 instructional strategies and activities, and other resources.

Literacy Assessment and Intervention for Classroom Teachers

Author : Beverly A. DeVries
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The fifth edition of this comprehensive resource helps future and practicing teachers recognize and assess literacy problems, while providing practical, effective intervention strategies to help every student succeed. DeVries thoroughly explores the major components of literacy, offering an overview of pertinent research, suggested methods and tools for diagnosis and assessment, intervention strategies and activities, and technology applications to increase students' skills. Updated to reflect the needs of teachers in increasingly diverse classrooms, the fifth edition addresses scaffolding for English language learners, and offers appropriate instructional strategies and tailored teaching ideas to help both teachers and their students. Several valuable appendices include assessment tools, instructions and visuals for creating and implementing the book's more than 150 instructional strategies and activities, and other resources. New to the Fifth Edition: Up-to-date and in line with ILA, CCSS, and most state and district literacy standards, this edition also addresses the important shifts and evolution of these standards. New chapter on Language Development, Speaking, and Listening covers early literacy, assessment, and interventions. New intervention strategies and activities are featured in all chapters and highlight a stronger technology component. Updated Companion Website with additional tools, resources, and examples of teachers using assessment strategies.

Build It Make It Do It Play It Subject Access to the Best How To Guides for Children and Teens

Author : Catharine Bomhold
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A valuable, one-stop guide to collection development and finding ideal subject-specific activities and projects for children and teens. • Provides an excellent resource for libraries considering creating makerspaces • Helps educators locate instructions for entertaining and educational program and curricular activities that range from cooking and e-drawing to performing magic tricks, solving puzzles, mask-making, and outdoor games • Utilizes a subject heading organization and indexes multi-topic titles by chapter for ease of use • Supplies plans targeted for distinct age ranges: lower elementary (K–3rd grade), elementary (3rd–6th grade), middle school (6th–9th grade), and high school (9th grade and above) • Includes an appendix containing additional online sources of information that augment the book's content

The Little Giant Book of Science Experiments

Author : Hans Jürgen Press
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Contains over 300 entertaining experiments.

Janice VanCleave s Big Book of Science Experiments

Author : Janice VanCleave
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Janice VanCleave once again ignites children’s love for science in her all-new book of fun experiments—featuring a fresh format, new experiments, and updated content standards From everyone’s favorite science teacher comes Janice VanCleave's Big Book of Science Experiments. This user-friendly book gets kids excited about science with lively experiments designed to spark imaginations and encourage science learning. Using a few handy supplies, you will have your students exploring the wonders of science in no time. Simple step-by-step instructions and color illustrations help you easily demonstrate the fundamental concepts of astronomy, biology, chemistry, and more. Children will delight in making their own slime and creating safe explosions as they learn important science skills and processes. Author Janice VanCleave passionately believes that all children can learn science. She has helped millions of students experience the magic and mystery of science with her time-tested, thoughtfully-designed experiments. This book offers both new and classic activities that cover the four dimensions of science—physical science, astronomy, Biology, and Earth Science—and provide a strong foundation in science education for students to build upon. An ideal resource for both classroom and homeschool environments, this engaging book: Enables students to experience science firsthand and discuss their observations Offers low-prep experiments that require simple, easily-obtained supplies Presents a modern, full-color design that appeals to students Includes new experiments, activities, and lessons Correlates to National Science Standards Janice VanCleave's Big Book of Science Experiments is a must-have book for the real-world classroom, as well as for any parent seeking to teach science to their children.

The Official Dr Science Big Book of Science

Author : Dr. Science
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A parody of popular science experiment books offers tongue in cheek answers to questions concerning evolution, astronomy, electricity, and physics

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Science

Author : Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
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"Information and photographs of scientific theories and facts, for young children"--

The Big Book of Nature Activities

Author : Drew Monkman
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“A wealth of ideas for adults to engage children and themselves in the wonders of the natural world with suggested activities for all seasons.”―Robert Bateman, artist and author of Life Sketches: A Memoir The Big Book of Nature Activities is a comprehensive guide for parents and educators to help youth of all ages explore, appreciate, and connect with the natural world. This rich, fully illustrated compendium is packed with crafts, stories, information, and inspiration to make outdoor learning fun! The Big Book of Nature Activities features: · Nature-based skills and activities such as species identification, photography, journaling, and the judicious use of digital technology · Ideas, games, and activities grounded in what’s happening in nature each season · Core concepts that promote environmental literacy, such as climate change and the mechanisms and wonder of evolution, explained using a child-friendly, engaging approach · Lists of key species and happenings to observe throughout the year across most of North America

The McGraw Hill Big Book of Science Activities

Author : Robert Wood
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Offers instructions for a series of experiments and projects in geography, chemistry, meteorology, geology, biology, and engineering.

The Children s Buyer s Guide

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The Berenstain Bears Big Book of Science and Nature

Author : Stan Berenstain
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Introduces the seasons, weather, animals, plants, the earth, machines, matter, energy, and related topics.

Multiple Intelligences and Instructional Technology

Author : Walter McKenzie
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In his first edition, popular writer and consultant Walter McKenzie showcased the natural fit between multiple intelligences theory and educational technology. The second edition builds on and extends this premise. You'll find new and revised lesson ideas and planning materials as well as updated Web sites, online resources, and activities for the latest hardware. Build your repertoire of differentiated teaching practices with this thoughtfully updated resource. Inspire every child to learn! FEATURES Sample lessons and classroom activities Materials to support multidisciplinary and special needs teaching Worksheets, templates, rubrics, and guidelines for evaluating media and software Multiple intelligences survey, evaluation tools, and useful templates on CD-ROM Also available: Spreadsheet Magic: Second Edition - ISBN 156484224X Web 2.0: New Tools, New Schools - ISBN 1564842347

The Highlights Big Book of Science Secrets

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Engaging science experiments, puzzles, and projects relating to a broad range of topics including food, weather, water, senses, and light. Organized in steps with clear illustrations.

The Big Book of Science Fiction

Author : Groff Conklin
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The Big Book of Weather

Author : Jessica Stoller-Conrad
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Learn the factors that shape our weather with real-life science experiments (for kids 8-12) Want to know what makes one day good for flying a kite and another one perfect for the beach? Ever wonder how a sunny day turns into a sudden rainstorm? Even though it may seem that the weather changes for no reason, there are fascinating dynamics behind each beautiful day and surprise cold snap. In The Big Book of Weather, you'll learn how things work for kids with respect to weather--from the wacky and extreme to the everyday. First, discover how things work for kids. Then go a step further: make your own weather with 30 fun experiments --like making clouds in your kitchen and building your own barometer. You'll get to make things that steam and bubble and do all sorts of wild stuff while you learn and understand how and why it relates to your life, from your local weather to our global climate. Discover how things work for kids through: The scientific method--The experiments in this book are set up so you can approach questions the way a real scientist would: using the scientific method. Real-life Q&A--What does it mean when your local weather forecaster says that a low-pressure zone is moving into your area, and will it affect your birthday party at the park in a few days? How things work for kids--Discover how climate, weather, and atmosphere concepts actually work in safe, kid-appropriate experiments. Pick up this fascinating book about weather and discover how things work for kids.

Exploring Science Through Literature

Author : Jo Ellen Moore
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Each book presents lesson plans incorporating examples of children's literature in the study of various science topics. Pages are perforated for removal and photocopying.

Janice VanCleave s Big Book of Play and Find Out Science Projects

Author : Janice VanCleave
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Introduce young children to the wonders of science Using this book as a guide, you and your favorite budding scientist can have fun exploring the world while you help your child learn about science and develop important science process skills. You may think it's hard to get young children interested in science, but just watch their eyes light up when they make bouncy blubber or play clay, or when you venture out together in the backyard or local park for a bug-collecting expedition. These are the kind of everyday explorations that give kids a great foundation for a lifetime of science learning. In this terrific collection of fun, kid-tested science activities, bestselling children's science writer and former teacher Janice VanCleave has combined her favorite science activities for young people into one jumbo-sized book that you and your children will love. Janice VanCleave's Big Book of Play and Find Out Science Projects includes over 50 easy-to-do activities and is divided into four parts: PHYSICAL SCIENCE: Encourage kids to get physical with science with questions such as: How does a compass work? Why do I have to wear a seat belt? Why can't I catch a rainbow? Why does my hair stick to a comb? NATURE: Help children answer questions naturally including: Why do cats' eyes glow in the dark? How do fish move up and down in the water? Why do plants move toward the sun? Can squirrels really fly? BUGS: Challenge the science bug in kids with questions such as: Why do fireflies light up? How do butterflies drink? Where do spiders come from? Why are walkingsticks hard to find? HUMAN BODY: Capture children's imaginations about the whole body of science with questions like these: Why do I have hair on my body? How does my heart sound? Why do foods taste different? Why are my bones hard?