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Science Through Children's Literature

Science Through Children's Literature

An Integrated Approach

  • Author: Carol M. Butzow,John W. Butzow
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9781563086519
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 205
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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

More Science Through Children's Literature

An Integrated Approach

  • Author: Carol M. Butzow,John W. Butzow,Rhett E. Kennedy
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9781563082665
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 245
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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).

The Natural World Through Children's Literature

The Natural World Through Children's Literature

An Integrated Approach

  • Author: Carol M. Butzow,John W. Butzow
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 1591583519
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 188
  • View: 5662
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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

Social Studies Through Children's Literature

An Integrated Approach

  • Author: Anthony D. Fredericks
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9780872879706
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 191
  • View: 9360
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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.

Intermediate Science Through Children's Literature

Intermediate Science Through Children's Literature

Over Land and Sea

  • Author: Carol M. Butzow,John W. Butzow
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9780872879461
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 193
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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.

Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children's Literature

Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children's Literature

  • Author: Stanley F. Steiner
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9781563087059
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 179
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Presents an annotated bibliography of multicultural books, organized into sections dealing with celebrations and culture, nomads and the homeless, literacy, books that bring people together, and multicultural books in series.

Socialisation Through Children's Literature

Socialisation Through Children's Literature

The Soviet Example

  • Author: Felicity Ann O'Dell
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 9780521144377
  • Category: History
  • Page: 290
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Felicity O'Dell analyses the moral content of stories read by Russian primary school children and asks what values are taught and how they reflect ideology. She also questions how successfully the educational process instils the values of Soviet socialism and documents how children's literature mirrors the development of Russian society.

The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

  • Author: Bernice E. Cullinan,Diane Goetz Person
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • ISBN: 9780826417787
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 863
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Provides articles covering children's literature from around the world as well as biographical and critical reviews of authors including Avi, C.S. Lewis, J.K. Rowling, and Anno Mitsumasa.

Science in Elementary Education

Science in Elementary Education

Methods, Concepts, and Inquiries

  • Author: Joseph M. Peters,David L. Stout
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 640
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Methods for Teaching Elementary School Science

Methods for Teaching Elementary School Science

  • Author: Joseph M. Peters,David L. Stout
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 214
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For Elementary Science Methods courses. Streamlined to be more manageable in limited class time, the new edition of Methods for Teaching Elementary School Science has been crafted to be the text that best prepares pre-service teachers for today's science classroom. It accomplishes this by clearly modeling inquiry teaching and addressing the realities of the contemporary science classroom.