"Explore the stories of fifteen incredible landmarks, from Angkor Wat to Stonehenge to the Colosseum, in this comprehensive illustrated guide. Readers will get to know the people who built these places of wonder, the best ways to visit them and their mysteries that still puzzle historians today"--
"Explore the stories of fifteen incredible landmarks, from Angkor Wat to Stonehenge to the Colosseum, in this comprehensive illustrated guide.
Author: Miralda Colombo
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
This book assists the busy professional with ready-to-use materials to present entertaining, educational, and age-appropriate programs that introduce young learners to countries and cultures around the world.
We're Roaming in the Rainforest: An Amazon Adventure. Illustrated by Anne Wilson. Cambridge, MA: Barefoot Books, 2010. (40 pages) A picture book that ...
Author: Desiree Webber
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Rebecca HazeU, Heroines: Great Women from Many Times and Places, Barefoot Books. John Mayled, Creation Stories. Wavland. Margaret Mayo, The Orchard Book of ...
Author: John Logan
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
Teaching Geography Creatively was Winner of the Geographical Association Gold Award 2014 and Winner of the Geographical Association Silver Award 2017. This fully updated second edition of Teaching Geography Creatively is a stimulating source of guidance for busy trainee and experienced teachers. Packed full of practical approaches for bringing the teaching of geography to life, it offers a range of innovative ideas for exploring physical geography, human geography and environmental issues. Underpinned by the very latest research and theory, expert authors from schools and universities explore the inter-relationship between creativity and learning, and consider how creativity can enhance pupils’ motivation, self-image and well-being. Two brand new chapters focus on creative approaches to learning about the physical world, as well as the value of alternative learning settings. Further imaginative ideas include: games and starter activities as entry points for creative learning how to keep geography messy the outdoors and learning beyond the classroom how to teach geography using your local area the links between geography and other areas of the curriculum looking at geography, creativity and the future fun and games in geography engaging with the world through picture-books teaching about sustainability. With contemporary, cutting-edge practice at the forefront, Teaching Geography Creatively is an essential read for all trainee and practicing teachers, offering a variety of practical strategies to create a fun and stimulating learning environment. In the process it offers a pedagogy that respects the integrity of children as joyful and imaginative learners and which offers a vision of how geography can contribute to constructing a better and more equitable world.
Oxford: Barefoot Books. Davies, N. (2014) The Promise. ... Wheatley, N. (2008) My Place: 20th Anniversary Edition. London: Walker Books.
Author: Stephen Scoffham
Teaching Primary English is a comprehensive, evidence-informed introduction designed to support and inspire teaching and learning in the primary school. Written in a clear and accessible way, it draws on the very latest research and theory to describe and exemplify a full and rich English curriculum. It offers those on teacher training courses, as well as qualified teachers who are looking to develop their practice, subject knowledge and guidance for effective, enjoyable classroom practice. Advice and ideas are supported by explicit examples of good teaching linked to video clips filmed in real schools, reflective activities, observational tasks and online resources. Each chapter includes suggestions for great children’s literature, considers assessment throughout and offers support planning for diversity and special educational needs. Key topics covered include: spoken language for teaching and learning storytelling, drama and role play reading for pleasure early reading, including phonics poetry writing composition spelling and handwriting grammar and punctuation responding to and assessing writing multimodal, multimedia and digital texts. With a focus on connecting all modes of English, the global and the local, and home and school experience, this detailed, uplifting book will support you in developing a curious, critical approach to teaching and learning English. Additional content can be found on the fantastic supporting website. Features include: video clips from within the classroom to demonstrate English teaching techniques audio resources, including an interactive quiz, to check understanding and provide real-life examples and case studies downloadable resources to support teaching and incorporate into lesson plans.
Barefoot Books www.barefootbooks.com/ (accessed 1 May 2017). Produces books for children with beautiful artwork with engaging ...
Author: Eve Bearne
Providing practical guidance and resources, this book helps teachers harness the power of children's literature for developing ELLs' literacy skills and language proficiency. The authors show how carefully selected fiction, nonfiction, and poetry can support students' learning across the curriculum. Criteria and guiding questions are presented for matching books and readers based on text features, literacy and language proficiency, and student background knowledge and interests. Interspersed throughout are essays and poems by well-known children's authors that connect in a personal way with the themes explored in the chapters. The annotated bibliography features over 600 engaging, culturally relevant trade titles.
A cool drink of water. Washington, DC: National Geographic. TL1–4, A, NF Kerley, ... Cambridge, MA: Barefoot Books. TL2–5, A, NF Krebs, L. (2005).
Author: Nancy L. Hadaway
Publisher: Guilford Press
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Children develop in so many ways - physically, intellectually, socially and spiritually. Story is just one of the ways to foster and support a child's faith development. They can find role models in the positive characters in literature, and develop empathy for others when they see a different point of view presented. Children's Books that Nurture the Spirit is an introduction to quality children's literature for spiritual development. The most current and readily available children's literature is reviewed by the author. In addition, Granahan suggests ways for leaders to use and extend the literature.
... out more places in the Psalms (and other books) where nature is praised. ... UK: Barefoot Books,1998 ISBN: 1-901223-280 Other Categories: Retellings, ...
Author: Louise Margaret Granahan
Publisher: Wood Lake Publishing Inc.
A bilingual first words collection with a twist: this unique book combines storytelling with English and French vocabulary building. Young readers follow the adventures of a busy family as they go about their day and prepare for a special celebration.
A bilingual first words collection with a twist: this unique book combines storytelling with English and French vocabulary building.
Author: Sophie Fatus
Publisher: Barefoot Books
Category: Juvenile Fiction
The presence of students for whom the school language is not their first language creates unique challenges and opportunities for teachers. This book provides an accessible guide to multilingual teaching using Linguistically Appropriate Practice (LAP) in diverse classrooms worldwide. It is firmly grounded in the latest research on multilingual learners and takes a realistic approach to teaching in linguistically diverse schools today. The author argues that successful multilingual teaching is an option for all teachers, and that it has benefits for every child in the classroom, as well as the wider school community. The book: - provides profiles of LAP in action around the world; - explains the relationship between theory and multilingual practice; - lays out the characteristics of the LAP teacher and the LAP classroom; - discusses challenges that have been identified by teachers using LAP in their classrooms; - provides a step-by-step guide to implementing and enriching LAP; - includes resources to support multilingual teaching and learning. This book is an invaluable support and inspiration for practising teachers and trainee teachers. It will help them transform their classrooms into multilingual environments where all children have equal opportunity to participate, learn and grow.
Carden, M. and Cappellini, M. (eds) (1997) I Am of Two Places: Children's Poetry. Crystal Lake, IL: Rigby. ... Cambridge, MA: Barefoot Books.
Author: Dr. Roma Chumak-Horbatsch
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Category: Bibliography, National
Now in its 146th edition Whitaker's Almanack is the definitive reference guide containing a comprehensive overview of every aspect of UK infrastructure and an excellent introduction to world politics. Available only as ebooks, Whitaker's Shorts are selected themed sections from Whitaker's Almanack 2014: portable and perfect for those with specific interests within the print edition. Whitaker's Shorts 2014: The Year in Review includes a digest of the 2012-13 year's events in the UK and abroad and articles covering subjects as diverse as Archaeology, Conservation, Business and Finance, Opera, Dance, Film and Weather. There is also an A-Z listing of all the results for the major sporting events from Alpine Skiing through to Fencing, Football, Horse Racing, Polo and Tennis.
Meanwhile one brave publisher, Barefoot Books, took the bold step of turning its back on Amazon and refusing to do business with the company.
Author: Bloomsbury Publishing
Publisher: A&C Black
Unique alignment of chapters for each of the 13 learning centers in a preschool classroom make PRESCHOOL APPROPRIATE PRACTICES, 4th Edition a must have resource for preschool teachers. Emphasis is placed on setting up preschool centers for self-directed learning, treating the teacher as a facilitator. Creative ideas for involving children in all aspects of their learning, including rule making and curriculum planning, are found throughout the book. These activities integrate with the National Association for the Education of Young Children's (NAEYC) developmentally appropriate practice (DAP), a nationally recommended set of early childhood practices. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Caring spaces, learning places. Redman, WA: Exchange Press. Hoffman, E. (2004). ... MA: Barefoot Books. Kirk, D. (2001). Bus stop, bus go.
Author: Janice J. Beaty
Publisher: Cengage Learning
This valuable reference guide provides suggestions of picture books set in more than 70 countries in each continent of the world, along with standards-based activities. • Features original booktalk activities and a bibliography of books from around the world that exceeds 400 titles, spanning over 70 countries • Each section begins with a list of the countries within that continent and provides basic information about the continent • Provides fun mnemonics to help young students remember countries and continents • Includes indexes by title, author, and illustrator
(Grades 2–4) In the shadow of the Great Pyramid at Giza, the most skilled shipwrights in all of Egypt are building an enormous ... Barefoot Books, 2007.
Author: Nancy J. Polette
Now in its 146th edition Whitaker's Almanack is the definitive reference guide containing a comprehensive overview of every aspect of UK infrastructure and an excellent introduction to world politics. Available only as ebooks, Whitaker's Shorts are selected themed sections from Whitaker's Almanack: portable and perfect for those with specific interests within the print edition. Whitaker's Shorts: Five Years in Review includes a digest of the year's events from 2008-9 to 2012-13 in the UK and abroad and articles covering subjects as diverse as Archaeology, Conservation, Business and Finance, Opera, Dance, Film and Weather. There is also an A-Z listing of all the results for the major sporting events from Alpine Skiing through to Fencing, Football, Horse Racing, Polo and Tennis.
The author of Fifty Shades of Grey held the top three places in the ... Meanwhile one brave publisher, Barefoot Books, took the bold step of turning its ...
Author: Bloomsbury Publishing
Publisher: A&C Black
WHEN IT COMES TO USING TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM ARE YOU... ...a nervous beginner in need of tips for getting started? ...an expert user searching for some high-tech, creative activities? ...an ICT coordinator looking for advice on how to plan and implement your school provision? With the implementation of the new Primary Computing curriculum is the definitive guide to embedding ICT in all subjects across the primary school. From using digital cameras and Beebots to Twitter and mobile apps, the creative and up-to-date ideas in this book will motivate and engage your pupils and prepare them for the changing world of technology they are living in. As well as step by step instructions on how to use a variety of technologies effectively, this book covers e-safety and the digital child, planning and budgeting your provision and how to use technology to support children with special educational needs.
Exploring the world – the beginning of term is always a great opportunity ... made app based on the hardback version of the Barefoot Books World Atlas.
Author: Jon Audain
Publisher: A&C Black
Sisters Lucy and Susan Letcher begin their barefoot thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. A story filled with humor and determination.
“This is one of the prettiest places on earth.” Watching the cloud-wreathed mountains, their wooded peaks reflecting the early sun, I had to agree.
Author: Lucy Letcher
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Category: Sports & Recreation
In this collection of bucket list travel experiences, veteran globetrotters take the reader on adventures across seven continents, bringing history, nature and iconic world cities to life. What's on your travel bucket list? Touring ancient marvels like the Colosseum or the Great Wall of China? Perhaps standing before stunning natural wonders like Igauzu Falls or Ayers Rock? Or maybe it's the mystique of sacred sites like Angkor Wat and Machu Picchu that captures your imagination? Find out who built Stonehenge, step inside the world's most extraordinary resorts, and live vicariously through thrills such as swimming with sharks in South Africa and bungee jumping in New Zealand. Featuring more than 80 of the globe's most mind-boggling destinations, this ultimate travel wish list informs, inspires, surprises and whisks readers off on an epic world journey they'll never forget.
Guests must be barefoot to enter the pool, so bring a bag for shoes and other belongings (lockers are ... 74 THE WORLD'S MOST AMAZING PLACES 75 WATER WONDERS.
Author: Erika Hueneke
Publisher: Centennial Books
Collects international titles published between 1996 and 2000, and provides an annotated bibliography organized by the more than seventy countries represented.
First published in by Barefoot Books in 1997. ... birds, squirrels, the moon) as well as places other than our own under the pillow (in a slipper, ...
Author: Susan Stan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Category: Literary Criticism