Description : I want some shmancakes . . . and tickles . . . and feetloaf . . . and gollipops. Can you guess what this Hungry Thing really wants to eat?
Description : When the Hungry Thing orders bapple moose, spoonadish, and bench flies at a fashionable restaurant, who can guess what he really wants to eat?
Description : Cooking projects provide a highly motivating, real-life application for learning. This child-friendly recipe is based on a piece of children's literature. Read the book, and then collaborate to make this delicious food to enjoy together.
Description : HUNGRY THING is a dark fantasy story told in five poems, by internationally published author and poet, Shawn M. Klimek, complemented by the melancholy illustrations of Romanian surrealist, Norbert Somosi. -Gladys was a good-natured, trusting sort of girl, and as curious as a cat. Come to mention it, whatever happened to our cats? Or to our hound? Or for that matter, to Gladys?- ""The sight of it filled us with dread, yet she seemed strangely calm. 'Aren't you a hungry thing!' she said, and fed it from her palm.""
Description : Open to any page in this book and you will find an activity for circle or group time written by an experienced teacher. Filled with over 600 activities covering 48 themes, this book is jam-packed with ideas that were tested by teachers in the classroom. These are ideas that work, and there are enough to keep children learning and happy for days, weeks and months. Many activities include suggestions for extending the circle time or group activity into other areas of the curriculum such as math, science, snack, language, or field trips. Books and songs related to the activity as well as original songs and poems are included.
Description : Purposeful Play for Early Childhood Phonological Awareness provides 70 activities designed to help students detect and manipulate the sounds of language. Whether through singing songs, engaging in role-playing games, or tossing balls of yarn, every activity provides fun ways for children to interact with language and one another while offering explicit support for developing phonological awareness. Use fun, engaging activities, grouped according to phonological skills, that build sequentially and reinforce previously learned skills while introducing new skills. Address how to isolate sounds in words so young children can hear and recognize individual words, syllables, initial sounds, rhymes, and phonemes. Pronunciation guides give explicit instruction so that all sounds are correctly articulated.
Description : Help for reading teachers in continuous monitoring, assessment and instruction that targets students' problem areas This vital resource offers classroom teachers and literacy coaches practical assessments that can be used to evaluate key areas in students' reading performance. These assessments will provide information that can be directly used for planning instruction. Specific instructional techniques and activities are linked to each of the assessments so that teachers know exactly how to teach necessary skills. Tests and other evaluative devices are aligned with Common Core State Standards and state frameworks. Offers a proven model for monitoring and assessing students Assessments and instructional strategies are easy to implement as part of any curriculum Practical strategies are modeled on a tested approach for helping students work through their problem areas
Description : SOURCEBOOK OF PHONOLOGICAL AWARENESS ACTIVITIES, VOLUME 2: CHILDREN'S CORE LITERATURE, 2nd Edition continues to integrate proven phonological awareness activities with children's core literature, such as The Three Little Pigs, to help effectively treat children with language difficulties and reading problems. Proven awareness activities at the word, syllable, and phoneme levels are provided. This invaluable Sourcebook uses the richness of children's core literature to create an easy-to-use program that can instantly be put into practice to further a child's reading success as he or she advances from oral language to proficiency in print. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : SOURCEBOOK OF PHONOLOGICAL AWARENESS ACTIVITIES, VOLUME 3: CHILDREN'S CLASSIC LITERATURE, GRADES 3 TO 5, 2nd Edition continues to integrate proven phonological awareness activities with children's classic literature for third through fifth grade children to help effectively treat language difficulties and reading problems. Proven awareness activities at the word, syllable, and phoneme levels are provided for classic stories that include Charlotte's Web and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. This invaluable Sourcebook uses the richness of children's classic literature to create an easy-to-use program that can instantly be put into practice to further a third, fourth, or fifth grader's reading success as he or she advances from oral language to proficiency in print. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.