A Teacher Shares Her Favorite Teaching Tools That Really Make a Difference in Building Skills in Reading, Writing, Spelling, and MoreEasy how-to's for a Vowels-in-Our-Names graph, Homonyms book, Word-Ending word wall, and more.
Over 100 Sight Words FeaturedHelp beginning readers master over 100 sight words using the unique, hands-on approach in this resource. Step-by-step directions tell how to use the sight words on each reproducible to teach an entire lesson reinforcing sight word recognition, sentence structure, vocabulary development, and higher level comprehension skills.
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This title immerses early to fluent readers in the alphabetic order of holidays using easy-to-read sentences and amazing photography. The fascinating facts spark reader's imagination and encourage and support further content exploration. In this nonfiction title, readers will learn about Earth Day, Independence Day, Valentine's Day, and more! This book is perfect for library, classroom, or home use.
Easy-to-read text paired with colorful photos and informative captions introduces readers to a Christian holiday, Easter. Readers will learn the story of Easter and the religious periods and days leading up to it, including Lent, Ash Wednesday, Palm Sunday, Holy Week, and Easter Sunday. Associated symbols, such as Easter eggs, the Easter Bunny, and Easter lilies are described, as well as traditions including egg hunts, egg decorating, Passion plays, and special foods and candies. This title concludes with a full page explaining Easter traditions around the world. Features include a table of contents, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Buddy BOOKS is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
Beatrix the beaver longs to be good at something. Her brother Bevan is an expert at repairing the lodge with mud and twigs. Her sister Beverly is a superb swimmer and underwater gymnast. What makes Beatrix stand out? One day, she runs away by swimming up the creek and finds yummy plants to eat and trees to gnaw. When her siblings set off to find her, all Three Little Beavers wind up trapped! It takes some simple engineering on the part of the humans who set the traps, and Beatrix’s discovery of her special talents, for the people and beavers to finally find a way to live in harmony.
Cuando Elías y su padre visitan tan inusual zoológico, ellos cuentan a las criaturas en cada una de las exhibiciones. Elías ve un cocodrilo, después un bisonte y luego, dos camellos. De repente, surge un patrón numérico y Elías piensa que él puede predecir cuántos animales habrá en la siguiente exhibición. Explora el zoológico con Elías mientras él avanza hacía adelante para probar su hipótesis.
From a sports doctor helping a hockey player who was injured during a game, to a surgeon operating on earthquake victims in Haiti, doctors provide emergency care when people need help the most. In this new book, children will meet the brave doctors who share a selfless dedication to helping others and saving lives. Young readers will learn how these everyday heroes use their quick thinking and expert emergency skills to come to the aid of people at a moment's notice. In addition, they will get an inside look at how doctors prepare for their jobs so they are always ready in a crisis. Large, full-color photos and dramatic real-life stories will keep kids turning the pages to learn more.
Spectrum Language Arts and Math: Common Core Edition for Grade 4 helps parents understand Common Core standards and helps students master essential Common Core skills. Engaging practice pages and sturdy flash cards help students with cause and effect, homophones, decimals, area, and more. Spectrum Language Arts and Math: Common Core Edition helps take the mystery out of current academic standards for busy parents. This unique resource for kindergarten to grade 5 provides easy-to-understand overviews of Common Core learning standards for each grade level. Each title includes more than 100 skill-building practice pages and more than 100 sturdy cut-apart flash cards. The handy cards make it easy to review important skills quickly at home or on the go. You will find all of the focused, standards-based practice your child needs to succeed at school this year.
From fresh-from-scratch noodles to sauces to delicious fillings, Pasta offers recipes that are deliciously simple with easy-to-follow instructions for cooks of all skill levels. These are authentic recipes from renowned chef Carlo Lai that will surely tempt a wide-variety of diners and are easily concocted by even the most novice of cooks. Create to-die-for spaghetti carbonara, lasagna with salmon and zucchini, meat-stuffed tortellini, gnocchi gorgonzola, and much, much more. This is dining Italian-style . . . right at home. Buon Appetito!
In this fun-filled book, the Word Wizard helps readers understand synonyms and antonyms. From exploring shades of meaning and making comparisons to using a thesaurus, readers learn how to use synonyms and antonyms to enrich their writing and strengthen their communication skills.