A to Zoo Subject Access to Children s Picture Books 10th Edition

A to Zoo  Subject Access to Children s Picture Books  10th Edition
Author: Rebecca L. Thomas
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 1636
Release: 2018-06-21
ISBN: 1440834350
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A to Zoo Subject Access to Children s Picture Books 10th Edition Book Excerpt:

Whether used for thematic story times, program and curriculum planning, readers' advisory, or collection development, this updated edition of the well-known companion makes finding the right picture books for your library a breeze. • Offers easy subject access to children's picture books • Features a user-friendly organization • Provides in-depth indexing and full bibliographic detail

A to Zoo Supplement to the Ninth Edition Subject Access to Children s Picture Books 9th Edition

A to Zoo  Supplement to the Ninth Edition  Subject Access to Children s Picture Books  9th Edition
Author: Rebecca L. Thomas
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 159
Release: 2016-05-23
ISBN: 1610698207
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A to Zoo Supplement to the Ninth Edition Subject Access to Children s Picture Books 9th Edition Book Excerpt:

This supplement updates the ninth edition of the classic reference with information on children's picture books published in 2014 and 2015. It is an essential guide for collection development and readers' advisory as well as an invaluable resource for program planning. • Offers quick access to subjects of interest to young children • Provides easy-to-understand subject headings that can be used by patrons as well as professionals • Helps in preparing reading lists and organizing storytime themes • Covers a broad range of subjects to meet the needs of librarians, teachers, parents, and homeschoolers • Features user-friendly organization • Includes in-depth indexing and full bibliographical details

American Reference Books Annual 2019 Edition

American Reference Books Annual  2019 Edition
Author: Juneal M. Chenoweth
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2019-06-24
ISBN: 1440869146
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

American Reference Books Annual 2019 Edition Book Excerpt:

Read professional, fair reviews by practicing academic, public, and school librarians and subject-area specialists that will enable you to make the best choices from among the latest reference resources. • Provides reviews of print and electronic resources, showcasing a wide spectrum for users to consider • Presents unbiased evaluations that allow users to make their own decisions on the suitability of a given resource for their patrons' needs • Gives users access to reviews containing critical, relevant, and timely information from librarians and subject-area specialists

Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children s Literature

Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children s Literature
Author: Stanley F. Steiner
Publsiher: Libraries Unlimited
Total Pages: 179
Release: 2001
ISBN: 1563087057
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children s Literature Book Excerpt:

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.

Overcoming Dyslexia

Overcoming Dyslexia
Author: Sally E. Shaywitz,Jonathan Shaywitz
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2020-04-02
ISBN: 1529306922
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Overcoming Dyslexia Book Excerpt:

A major update and revision of the essential program for reading problems at any level, incorporating the latest breakthroughs in science, educational methods, technology and legal accommodations. 'Sally Shaywitz is an amazing woman... no one has a better understanding of dyslexia' - Bob Dylan Dyslexia is the most common learning disorder in the world, affecting one in five individuals. Now Drs Sally and Jonathan Shaywitz give us a substantially updated and augmented edition of her classic work, Overcoming Dyslexia, drawing on an additional fifteen years of ground-breaking scientific research to offer new information on both the big picture and the specific details of dyslexia and reading problems, and providing the tools that parents, teachers and dyslexic individuals of any age need. This updated edition offers: * New chapters on the latest science-based diagnosis of dyslexia, identifying the at-risk child, dyslexia in post-menopausal women, and implications of associated anxiety and ADHD in dyslexia * State-of-the-art information on universal screening for dyslexia as early as the first year of school - why and how to efficiently and effectively screen young children * An expanded chapter on choosing the best school for a dyslexic child and new chapters examining exciting innovative school models * New chapters focused on higher education, including preparing a dyslexic for university, choosing a university or higher education course for a dyslexic student and making the university experience work * The latest advances in digital technology that increase a dyslexic's ability to help him or herself * Extensively updated material on helping dyslexic individuals of all ages become better readers, with detailed home programs to enhance reading at different ages and levels * How to use compassion and exciting new knowledge to build and strengthen a child's self-esteem and resilience * Insightful stories of outstanding men, women and young adults who are dyslexic and thriving and how they succeeded. Acclaimed by experts and parents alike, Overcoming Dyslexia provides anyone who is struggling with reading problems with the necessary reassurance that, through hard work and the right help, such difficulties can be overcome.

Children s Literature in Action A Librarian s Guide 2nd Edition

Children s Literature in Action  A Librarian s Guide  2nd Edition
Author: Sylvia M. Vardell
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 343
Release: 2014-07-29
ISBN: 1610695615
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Children s Literature in Action A Librarian s Guide 2nd Edition Book Excerpt:

Looking for a practitioner-oriented intro to literature for children ages 5–12? This book covers the latest trends, titles, and tools for choosing the best books and materials as well as for planning fun and effective programs and activities. • Includes recommendations and evaluations of digital eBooks, apps, and audiobooks as well as print titles, providing full coverage of the range of materials for children today • Features short essays by top authors and practitioners in the field to give readers expert opinions and guidance • Provides author comments, collaborative activities, featured books, special topics and programs, selected awards and celebrations, historical connections, recommended resources, issues for discussion, relevant professional standards, and assignment suggestions within each chapter • Addresses the most recent professional and curricular standards for elementary school students—a key element of today's education assessment standards

Best STEM Resources for NextGen Scientists The Essential Selection and User s Guide

Best STEM Resources for NextGen Scientists  The Essential Selection and User s Guide
Author: Jennifer L. Hopwood
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 279
Release: 2015-06-30
ISBN: 1610697227
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Best STEM Resources for NextGen Scientists The Essential Selection and User s Guide Book Excerpt:

Intended to support the national initiative to strengthen learning in areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, this book helps librarians who work with youth in school and public libraries to build better collections and more effectively use these collections through readers' advisory and programming. • Introduces more than 500 STEM resource suggestions for toddlers to young adults • Highlights more than 25 detailed library program or activity suggestions to be paired with STEM book titles • Provides resource suggestions for professional development • Contains bonus sections on STEM-related graphic novels, apps, and other media

Basic Library Skills 5th ed

Basic Library Skills  5th ed
Author: Carolyn Wolf
Publsiher: McFarland
Total Pages: 216
Release: 2010-03-22
ISBN: 0786451610
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Basic Library Skills 5th ed Book Excerpt:

This brand new edition of Wolf’s acclaimed work provides a self-contained, short course in essential library skills for patrons of college, high school and public libraries. The intent is to provide a quick and easy way to learn to do library research. The exercises contained herein give students hands-on experience by applying rules stated in the text to situations that approach real “research problems.” Subjects addressed include a brief tour of the library; card catalogs and cataloging systems; filing rules; online public access catalogs; subject searching; bibliographies; book reviews and parts of a book; dictionaries; encyclopedias; handbooks; atlases; gazetteers; periodicals; newspapers; online database searching and reference sources; literature and criticism; e-books; government information and government documents; biographies; business, career and consumer information; non-print materials and special services; online computer use in libraries and schools; and hints for writing term papers. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

Parent Behaviors Displayed in Children s Literature

Parent Behaviors Displayed in Children s Literature
Author: Suzanne L. Murr
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 113
Release: 1997
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Children's literature
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Teaching with Children s Books

Teaching with Children s Books
Author: Marilou R. Sorensen,Barbara A. Lehman
Publsiher: National Council of Teachers
Total Pages: 270
Release: 1995
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Teaching with Children s Books Book Excerpt:

Pointing out that understanding, considering, preparing, modeling, teaching, collaborating, assessing, and supporting are steps along the path to using literature in the classroom, the essays in this book provide a solid background for those teachers who are considering making the transition to literature-based instruction in their classrooms. Essays and their authors are: (1) "Questions of Definition" (Glenna Sloan); (2) "Perspectives on the Use of Children's Literature in Reading Instruction" (Mary Jo Skillings); (3) "The Literature-Based Movement Today: Research into Practice" (Barbara A. Lehman); (4) "Journey from Hypocrisy: The Teacher as Reader Becomes a Teacher of Readers" (Donna Peters); (5) "Children's Literature, Language Development, and Literacy" (Virginia G. Allen); (6) "Literary Characters Who Write: Models and Motivators for Middle School Writers" (Sharon Kane); (7) "The Power of Story and Storying: Children's Books as Models" (Karla Hawkins Wendelin); (8) "Decisions about Curriculum in a Literature-Based Program" (Patricia R. Crook); (9) "Teaching with Literature: Some Answers to Questions That Administrators Ask" (Jean McCabe); (10) "Developing a Teaching Guide for Literary Teaching" (Marilou R. Sorensen); (11) "The Different Faces of Literature-Based Instruction" (Barbara A. Lehman); (12) "A Literary Studies Model Curriculum for Elementary Language Arts Programs" (Jill P. May); (13) "Self-Selected Books of Beginning Readers: Standing before the Smorgasbord" (Mary Jo Fresch); (14) "Thematic Units: Integrating the Curriculum" (Sylvia M. Vardell); (15) "Making the Move from Basals to Trade Books: Taking the Plunge" (Patricia L. Scharer); (16) "Teaching and Learning Critical Aesthetic Responses to Literature" (Patricia J. Cianciolo); (17) "Guiding Children's Critical Aesthetic Responses to Literature in a Fifth-Grade Classroom" (Renee Leonard); (18) "Literature in the Classroom: From Dream to Reality" (Gloria Kinsley Hoffman); (19) "Hear Ye, Hear Ye, and Learn the Lesson Well: Fifth Graders Read and Write about the American Revolution" (Gail E. Tompkins); (20) "Supporting Children's Learning: Informational Books across the Curriculum" (Evelyn B. Freeman); (21) "Keeping the Reading Lights Burning" (Peter Roop); (22) "'Joyful Noises' across the Curriculum: Confessions of a Would-Be Poetry Teacher" (Joel D. Chaston); (23) "Literary Tapestry: An Integrated Primary Curriculum" (Peggy Oxley); (24) "Collaborating with Children on Theme Studies" (Linda Lamme); (25) "Teachers Encouraging a Love for Literature" (Charles A. Elster and others); (26) "Assessment in a Literature-Based Classroom" (Linda J. Fenner); and (27) "Support Groups for Literature-Based Teaching" (Marilou R. Sorensen). (NKA)

Essentials of Children s Literature

Essentials of Children s Literature
Author: Carol Lynch-Brown
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1998-08
ISBN: 9780205291045
Category: Literary Criticism
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essentials of Children s Literature Book Excerpt:

Children s Literature Briefly

Children s Literature  Briefly
Author: James S. Jacobs,Michael O. Tunnell
Publsiher: Merrill Publishing Company
Total Pages: 394
Release: 1996
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Children
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Children s Literature Briefly Book Excerpt:

Are you looking for a brief introduction to children's literature genres that leaves time to read actual works of children's literature? This new, significantly revised, and streamlined edition of Children's Literature, Briefly introduces the reader to the essential foundations of each children's literature genre, supported by practical features and tools to suggest quality books and activities to advance literacy in the classroom. As new teachers build their classroom libraries, the brevity of this affordable new edition ensures that readers have the resources to purchase and time to read actual children's literature. New! Briefer chapters provide essential information on genres, text quality, and censorship, ensuring that new teachers are prepared to teach and read children's literature. Learn to address issues of children's motivation through the use of children's literature in the classroom in Chapter 17. Read descriptions of how children's literature can be used to advance literacy in the classroom in Chapter 18. A unique, colorful illustration guide identifies the visual elements children's literature illustrators use and explains how to evaluate a book by its pictures. Top 10 Favorites as end-of-chapter features provide new teachers with the latest in quick-reference booklists that name the best of the best in children's literature. Notable authors and illustrators features help new teachers get a head start on choosing quality literature. New! Searchable database of 20,000 children's literature titles has been reprogrammed for faster search capabilities, including: Searching for a specific book, Customized searching for award winners or for books by grade level, Tailoring a booklist for a specific child or classroom activity. New! A CD tutorial supports readers in the use of the CD database for the first time. Tech Notes throughout the text suggest where and when to engage the use of the searchable database in coursework and in the classroom. Book jacket.

Essentials of Children s Literature

Essentials of Children s Literature
Author: Carl M. Tomlinson,Carol Lynch-Brown
Publsiher: Allyn & Bacon
Total Pages: 386
Release: 1995
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Children
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essentials of Children s Literature Book Excerpt:

The sixth edition "Essentials of Children's Literature" offers a concise, straightforward presentation of children's literature that engages students and motivates them to share literature with children. Written with a comprehensive, "facts-only" approach, this lucid resource offers an abundance of examples to illustrate how to use children's literature in the classroom.

The Collection Program in Schools

The Collection Program in Schools
Author: Kay Bishop
Publsiher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
Total Pages: 296
Release: 2007
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Collection Program in Schools Book Excerpt:

Provides informaton on the processes and procedures associated with developing, maintaining, and evaluating a collection in a school library or instructional materials center.

Australian Children s Books 1973 1988

Australian Children s Books  1973 1988
Author: Marcie Muir,Kerry White
Publsiher: Melbourne University
Total Pages: 477
Release: 1992
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Reference
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Australian Children s Books 1973 1988 Book Excerpt:

Volume two of a reference work listing all children's books by Australians. Thsi volume covers the period from 1973 to 1988. Entries provide physical descriptions, dates, publishers, illustrations, awards received and, in some cases, remarks on the content. Entries are arrnaged by author. Title and illustrator indexes are included

Children s Catalog

Children s Catalog
Author: H.W. Wilson Company
Publsiher: New York : H.W. Wilson
Total Pages: 1346
Release: 1991
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Best books
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Children s Catalog Book Excerpt:

The 16th edition of the Catalog carries on the intent of the first edition, published in 1909: to include the best books for children in the fields of fiction and nonfiction. The "best" now comes to 6,061 titles and 7,189 analytical entries, including books and magazines for children from preschool through sixth grade, as well as sources for the children's librarian or media specialist. In addition to the bound volume, purchasers will receive four annual supplements to be published in 1992, 1993, 1994, and 1995. An exemplary reference which shouldn't be hidden behind the reference desk, as it serves parents (and their precocious offspring) quite as well as it does librarians, teachers, and administrators. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Variability Not Disability

Variability  Not Disability
Author: Cathy M. Roller
Publsiher: Newark, Del. : International Reading Association
Total Pages: 160
Release: 1996
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Variability Not Disability Book Excerpt:

A reading program in workshop format for reading disabled children, 8-12 years of age.

Library Journal

Library Journal
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 596
Release: 1985
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Libraries
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Library Journal Book Excerpt:

Quilting

Quilting
Author: Elizabeth Jared
Publsiher: Kendall Hunt Publishing Company
Total Pages: 80
Release: 1998
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Quilting Book Excerpt:

Children s Media Market Place

Children s Media Market Place
Author: Barbara Stein
Publsiher: Neal Schuman Pub
Total Pages: 284
Release: 1995
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Children's literature
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Children s Media Market Place Book Excerpt:

An access guide to a range of children's media and services designed for children aged from preschool through to grade 12. The text includes details of: publishers; software producers and distributors; audio visual producer and distributors; periodical directories; and museums.