Pete the Cat s Sing Along Story Collection

Pete the Cat s Sing Along Story Collection
Author: James Dean
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 96
Release: 2014-09-23
ISBN: 9780062304209
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat s Sing Along Story Collection Book Excerpt:

Sing along with Pete the Cat in New York Times bestselling artist James Dean's three supercool adaptations of classic favorites. In Pete the Cat's Sing-Along Story Collection, head to school with Pete and his pals in The Wheels on the Bus; hang out on the farm with Pete in Old MacDonald Had a Farm; and join Pete in the perfect bedtime song Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star. Fans of Pete the Cat will delight in this box set of groovy children's songs books all featuring Pete!

Crash Course in Storytime Fundamentals 2nd Edition

Crash Course in Storytime Fundamentals  2nd Edition
Author: Penny Peck
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 225
Release: 2015-01-26
ISBN: 1610697847
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Crash Course in Storytime Fundamentals 2nd Edition Book Excerpt:

This manual is a "one-stop shop" on how to present storytimes to suit different audiences including bilingual learners, special needs children, and those in a variety of settings such as Head Start, preschools, and day care situations. • Features strategies for using sign language and adapting storytime for special needs children • Includes ideas for expanding storytimes using hands-on learning, crafts, toys, and play

Children s Services Today

Children s Services Today
Author: Jeanette Larson
Publsiher: Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages: 218
Release: 2015-03-01
ISBN: 0810891336
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Children s Services Today Book Excerpt:

Here, one of America’s foremost experts in public library services to children cover the basics of library services for children. Jeanette Larson highlights best practices and "toolkits" that provide tools and resources to quickly implement programs and services. She includes model programs, checklists and forms, and ready-to-use examples of programs, with an emphasis on programs that are inexpensive to implement and simple to replicate. From start to finish, learn how to plan, implement, and manage public library programs and services for children, ages birth to twelve years old. Children's services are a critical part of today's library services and staff need basic background information, practical advice, and specific examples of how to perform the fundamental duties required of them. Special features of the book include: Basic information on how to implement the fundamental services and programs of library services to children Background and rationale for the provision of these services and programs Enhancements for children's programs and services that support literacy and learning Templates for successful programs Examples of inexpensive and ready-to-use programs ranging from simple to on-going and more elaborate programs Children’s Services Today: A Practical Guide for Librarians offers basic background, practical experience, and best practices necessary for the successful provision of children's services in today's public library. Whether you are a part-time children's librarian in a small, rural library, a generalist assigned to provide children's programming in a medium-sized library, or a paraprofessional working in the children's department in a large urban library, this practical guide will help you implement dynamic programs and services that meet the needs of today's children and families

Pete the Cat Five Little Bunnies

Pete the Cat  Five Little Bunnies
Author: James Dean,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 24
Release: 2020-02-04
ISBN: 006297923X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Five Little Bunnies Book Excerpt:

A New York Times bestseller! Bestselling creators Kimberly and James Dean turn it up in Pete the Cat’s groovy adaptation of the classic children’s song “Five Little Monkeys”—with a hippity hoppity twist! One night, Pete the Cat was bunnysitting five little bunnies when all of the sudden… Five little bunnies hopping on the bed....! Sing along with Pete the Cat in his fun adaptation of "Five Little Monkeys" Fans of Pete the cat will love rocking out to this classic tune with a groovy Easter twist.

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons
Author: Eric Litwin,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 40
Release: 2012-05-01
ISBN: 0062110616
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons Book Excerpt:

An award-winning and bestselling Pete the Cat hardcover picture book! Count down with Pete in this rocking story that makes counting fun! Pete the Cat is wearing his favorite shirt—the one with the four totally groovy buttons. But when one falls off, does Pete cry? Goodness, no! He just keeps on singing his song—after all, what could be groovier than three groovy buttons? This book is a winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Award. Plus the fun never stops—download the free groovin’ song! Don't miss Pete's other adventures, including Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes, Pete the Cat Saves Christmas, Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues, Pete the Cat and the New Guy, Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie, Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes, Pete the Cat and the Perfect Pizza Party, and Pete the Cat: Crayons Rock!

Pete the Cat Old MacDonald Had a Farm

Pete the Cat  Old MacDonald Had a Farm
Author: James Dean
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2014-02-18
ISBN: 9780062198730
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Old MacDonald Had a Farm Book Excerpt:

Join Pete, from New York Times bestselling author James Dean's Pete the Cat picture-book series, as he visits a farm in this groovy version of the classic children's song "Old MacDonald Had a Farm." Children will love singing along—e-i-e-i-o!—with Pete the Cat.

Get Real with Storytime 52 Weeks of Early Literacy Programming with Nonfiction and Poetry

Get Real with Storytime  52 Weeks of Early Literacy Programming with Nonfiction and Poetry
Author: Julie Dietzel-Glair,Marianne Crandall Follis Ph.D.
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 337
Release: 2015-11-10
ISBN: 1440837392
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Get Real with Storytime 52 Weeks of Early Literacy Programming with Nonfiction and Poetry Book Excerpt:

This is a complete, year-long programming guide that shows librarians how to integrate nonfiction and poetry into storytime for preschool children in order to build literacy skills and overall knowledge. • Helps librarians meet children's interests in "real stuff" and reach more children—especially boys—in storytime • Provides new and effective ways to build early literacy skills using a unique blend of the "literary" and the "real" • Supports national and state standards that emphasize the use of more nonfiction and informational text • Enables librarians to make better use of their existing collections

Six Skills by Age Six Launching Early Literacy at the Library

Six Skills by Age Six  Launching Early Literacy at the Library
Author: Anna Foote,Bradley Debrick
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 228
Release: 2015-11-23
ISBN: 1610699009
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Six Skills by Age Six Launching Early Literacy at the Library Book Excerpt:

This one-stop guide to nurturing six core early literacy skills at your library also offers practical tips for sharing these skills with parents, teachers, and other caregivers so they can institute them in playgroups, in school, or at home. • Guides you in launching an early literacy program no matter the size of your library or budget • Simplifies the implementation of early literacy initiatives in your library • Helps you to educate parents and childcare providers on the importance of fostering literacy skills in young children • Suggest methods you can employ to involve parents in developing early literacy skills

Pete the Cat I Love My White Shoes

Pete the Cat  I Love My White Shoes
Author: Eric Litwin,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 40
Release: 2010-12-07
ISBN: 0062065602
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat I Love My White Shoes Book Excerpt:

Don't miss the first and bestselling book in the beloved Pete the Cat series! Pete the Cat goes walking down the street wearing his brand-new white shoes. Along the way, his shoes change from white to red to blue to brown to WET as he steps in piles of strawberries, blueberries, and other big messes! But no matter what color his shoes are, Pete keeps movin' and groovin' and singing his song...because it's all good. Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes asks the reader questions about the colors of different foods and objects—kids love to interact with the story. The fun never stops—download the free groovin’ song. Don't miss Pete's other adventures, including Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes, Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, Pete the Cat Saves Christmas, Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues, Pete the Cat and the New Guy, Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie, Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes, Pete the Cat and the Perfect Pizza Party, and Pete the Cat: Crayons Rock!

Story Time Success

Story Time Success
Author: Katie Fitzgerald
Publsiher: Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages: 186
Release: 2016-06-23
ISBN: 1442263881
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Story Time Success Book Excerpt:

Story time is a popular activity in public libraries. Unfortunately, many librarians (and not just children’s librarians) are thrust into the role of providing this service have not taken a course or had the necessary experience of performing story times. Story times are so popular that they are now offered to children of many ages, not just to preschoolers. This book will help librarians who have never done story time to learn to promote, plan, and perform story times, and will be useful to experienced librarians to build on their story time repertoires. Because story times are essential components of library service to children and in such demand, in many libraries, even librarians who have never done story time before are being asked to step into that role. Story Time Success: A Practical Guide for Librarians is comprehensive handbook which can help any librarian learn to promote, plan, and perform story times even with no prior training or experience. Key elements include: Customizable planning templates Hints for choosing appropriate books and other materials Suggestions for overcoming performance anxiety Troubleshooting for common story time problems and pitfalls Evaluation rubrics for performers and supervisors Veterans and beginners alike will find many useful pointers for establishing and improving their story time skills and repertoires.

Pete the Cat Saves Christmas

Pete the Cat Saves Christmas
Author: Eric Litwin,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 40
Release: 2013-11-05
ISBN: 0062110659
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Saves Christmas Book Excerpt:

A New York Times bestselling Pete the Cat holiday picture book! Spend the holidays with your favorite blue cat! In this rockin' spin on the traditional tale The Night Before Christmas, Pete the Cat proves that giving your all in the spirit of Christmas is the totally groovy thing to do. The fun never stops—don’t miss Pete’s other spin on a holiday classic, Pete the Cat’s 12 Groovy Days of Christmas. Don't miss Pete's other adventures, including Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes, Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues, Pete the Cat and the New Guy, Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie, Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes, and Pete the Cat and the Perfect Pizza Party.

Pete the Cat and the Itsy Bitsy Spider

Pete the Cat and the Itsy Bitsy Spider
Author: James Dean,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2019-05-07
ISBN: 0062675451
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat and the Itsy Bitsy Spider Book Excerpt:

Pete the Cat’s cool adaptation of the classic children’s song "Itsy Bitsy Spider" will have have young readers laughing and singing along. The itsy bitsy spider climbed up the water spout. Down came the rain.... As the itsy bitsy spider struggles, Pete and his friends know just what to do to help out! Fans of James Dean's #1 New York Times bestselling Pete the Cat will love rocking out with Pete.

Pete the Cat Five Little Ducks

Pete the Cat  Five Little Ducks
Author: James Dean
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2017-01-24
ISBN: 9780062404480
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Five Little Ducks Book Excerpt:

Pete the Cat The Wheels on the Bus

Pete the Cat  The Wheels on the Bus
Author: James Dean,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2013-06-25
ISBN: 0062198726
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat The Wheels on the Bus Book Excerpt:

Pete the Cat leads kids back to school with this fun version of the classic song. Pete the Cat can't wait to take the school bus all the way to school! Everyone's favorite cat is groovier than ever in this way-cool adaptation of the classic kids' song "The Wheels on the Bus." The kitties on the bus say, "Come on, Pete! Come on, Pete!" The kitties on the bus say, "Conme on, Pete! Hop on board!" New York Times bestselling artist and author James Dean adds a groovy vibe to his cool adaptation of "The Wheels on the Bus" with Pete the Cat. Hop on board with Pete and his friends as they sing the classic school bus tune. Fans of Pete the Cat will love singing along with Pete in this groovy rendition of this favorite children's song.

Pete the Cat Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Pete the Cat  Twinkle  Twinkle  Little Star
Author: James Dean
Publsiher: HarperCollins
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2014-05-27
ISBN: 9780062304162
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Book Excerpt:

Join Pete in New York Times bestselling artist James Dean's Pete the Cat picture book series as he stars in the classic nighttime song "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star." Pete the Cat fans new and old will delight as Pete sings about the stars up above in this rendition of a favorite children's bedtime song.

Pete the Cat The Wheels on the Bus Board Book

Pete the Cat  The Wheels on the Bus Board Book
Author: James Dean
Publsiher: HarperFestival
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2015-06-23
ISBN: 9780062358523
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat The Wheels on the Bus Board Book Book Excerpt:

Join Pete the Cat and his pals in New York Times bestselling author James Dean’s Pete the Cat: The Wheels on the Bus as they head to school in this groovy version of “The Wheels on the Bus”—now in board book format, perfect for little hands!

Pete the Cat Rocking in My School Shoes

Pete the Cat  Rocking in My School Shoes
Author: Eric Litwin,Kimberly Dean
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 40
Release: 2011-09-06
ISBN: 0062105191
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Rocking in My School Shoes Book Excerpt:

Time to head back to school with this bestselling groovy Pete the Cat book! Pete the Cat is rocking in his school shoes. Pete discovers the library, the lunch room, the playground, and lots of other cool places at school. And no matter where he goes, Pete never stops moving and grooving and singing his song...because it’s all good. The fun never stops—download the free groovin’ song. Don't miss Pete's other adventures, including Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, Pete the Cat Saves Christmas, Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, Pete the Cat and the Bedtime Blues, Pete the Cat and the New Guy, Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie, Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes, Pete the Cat and the Perfect Pizza Party, and Pete the Cat: Crayons Rock!

Read Rhyme and Romp Early Literacy Skills and Activities for Librarians Teachers and Parents

Read  Rhyme  and Romp  Early Literacy Skills and Activities for Librarians  Teachers  and Parents
Author: Heather McNeil
Publsiher: ABC-CLIO
Total Pages: 226
Release: 2012-06-26
ISBN: 1598849573
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Read Rhyme and Romp Early Literacy Skills and Activities for Librarians Teachers and Parents Book Excerpt:

Designed to promote literacy in young children and to empower parents, educators, and librarians, this guide is filled with simple strategies, creative activities, and detailed instructions that help make reading fun. • Recommended book lists for promoting reading • An overview of basic strategies and components of an early literacy program • Helpful outline of pre-literacy skills required for reading success • Detailed instructions for early literacy activities

Writing Power

Writing Power
Author: Adrienne Gear
Publsiher: Pembroke Publishers Limited
Total Pages: 176
Release: 2011
ISBN: 1551388278
Category: Composition (Language arts)
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Writing Power Book Excerpt:

Help young writers learn to engage and invite their reader's thinking with five key thinking strategies - connect, question, visualize, infer, and transform.

Pete the Cat Old MacDonald Had a Farm Board Book

Pete the Cat  Old MacDonald Had a Farm Board Book
Author: James Dean
Publsiher: HarperFestival
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2016-03-08
ISBN: 9780062381606
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pete the Cat Old MacDonald Had a Farm Board Book Book Excerpt:

New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean brings us a groovy rendition of the classic favorite children’s song “Old MacDonald Had a Farm,” sung by cool cat Pete and perfect for sing-along time with young readers. This board book of Pete the Cat: Old MacDonald Had a Farm features sturdy pages and is just the right size for small hands. The book is filled with vibrant, engaging illustrations for even the youngest of Pete fans. “Old MacDonald had a farm e-i-e-i-o!”