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16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Snail And The Whale
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Preschool & kindergarten
The Snail And The Whale is a very popular children's picture book. There are very few teaching resources for it. This book contain 16 Thinking Hat worksheets for it. 3 Worksheets on Facts (White Hat), 3 worksheets on feelings and emotions (Red Hat), 3 worksheets on positives (Yellow Hat), 3 worksheets on problems (Black Hat), 3 Worksheets on being creative (Green Hat) and a mind map (Blue Hat).
10 Ways to Get the Most from Your Child's Teacher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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Enjoy a book full of empathy, joy and humor that has been written by a teacher with forty years of experience in education. This book of short anecdotes is chock-full of invaluable information for parents of school-aged children. Learn how to be an appropriate partner to your child's teacher, and be involved in your child's journey through school.
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
Teach real-life economics with stories that your kids will love! Economics doesn't have to be a difficult topic to teach to elementary students. Using the Striker Jones mystery series, you can introduce the topics to your kids in a unique story-based format. It's reading and social studies, all rolled into one.
Shiloh Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This “Shiloh” activity guide by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 15 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book.
The Writing Prompts Workbook, Grades 11-12: Story Starters for Journals, Assignments and More
Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This creative writing workbook (which includes a downloadable PDF version) is perfect for teachers and parents to help their eleventh and twelfth grade students learn to love writing. This workbook includes prompts on a variety of subjects.
Teach Your Child to Read Using Simple and Inexpensive Techniques!
Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Finally, answers to the reading questions that anyone who works with young children either in a classroom or at home setting will need to know!
The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This homeschool literature unit study does NOT include the original book, The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston. This is a companion study guide, which includes 15 lessons, unit projects, vocabulary/spelling lists, reading quizzes, schedules, and essay questions. The Creature Department is full of scientific wizardry, and is a great homeschool literature unit for tech-savvy students.
Helping with Homework: A Guide for Teachers and Parents
Series: Teacher Tips. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Homework...does that word make you cringe? Homework is probably the most talked about idea in education today. Is it an unnecessary waste of energy for student and parents, or a useful tool for teachers?
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" activity guide by Beverly Cleary is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. This book is written by the legendary Judy Bloom. It is broken up into a 16 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, projects, and reading comprehension questions.
Pre-K Puppets: Illustrated
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Crafts & Hobbies
This well illustrated puppet ebook is an excellent how-to tool and learning resource for parents and educators. With guidance, puppet use can aid the 3- to 5-year old child grow socially and emotionally, develop oral-language skills and personality traits, and learn to connect with community. The different puppets provide a springboard for creative ideas for child, parent, and educator.
TooToo Goes On a Field Trip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / Vocabulary & Spelling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
TooToo Goes on a Field Trip is a book for young readers. There is a picture for just about every letter in the alphabet. TooToo Fish will take you on an adventure with her down the river. Cute drawing of TooToo Fish and animal pictures will appeal to children of all ages.
Fifth Grade Writing Prompts for Seasons: A Creative Writing Workbook
Price: Free! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This creative writing workbook (which includes a downloadable PDF version) is perfect for teachers and parents to help their fifth grade student learn to love writing. This workbook includes prompts related to spring, summer, fall and winter.
English Grammar– Do, Does, Did: Patterns and Examples
Series: English Daily Use, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book covers the following topics: use of ‘do’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | use of ‘does’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | use of ‘did’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | ‘Do’ and ‘Does’ are used in present tense while ‘Did’ is used in past tense.
CLAM: Cognitive Learning Activities and Manual
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teachers, Home Schoolers and Parents: Keep Your Kids Happy as a Clam while Learning! CLAM (Cognitive Learning Activities & Manual) is for grades 2-7, with more advanced level activities taking it into grade 8. Perfect for home schooling and enrichment programs. Filled with craft activity resources to make learning fun.
Fourth Grade Rats Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This great activity guide written for the book, "Fourth Grade Rats" by Jerry Spinelli is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 14 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, reading comprehension, and projects. It is a great book to use with a lower level or struggling 4th grade readers.
Toby The Dog Learns 2 Discover ~ An Elementary Picture Learning Book
Series: Teacher Curricula. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Patty Ann's Pet Project. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Toby Learns 2 Discover is a picture book of one dog's adventures. In addition to this fun story there are ideas for discussions, questions, and activities offered at the end of the book. Every chapter has an associated section to help introduce the discovery theme of this book. Discovery is a key ingredient for life and is an essential message to foster in young minds for discovery is fun!
Core Words- Second Grade
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / Vocabulary & Spelling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Core Words is a simple flashcard series; known as: first, sight, Dolch, priority, wall and high frequency words. Consistent practice will improve their spelling & reading skills. Check out this grade level color coded series. For ease and understanding, each word is presented in a dialog box and then used in a simple practice sentence.
Poppy By Avi Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This “Poppy” activity guide is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 17 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. Students will love this great book written by Avi, and it would be an excellent resource for a home school reading this book!
Flora and Ulysses Reading Activity Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This "Flora and Ulysses" activity guide by Kate DiCamillo is broken up into a 14 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, projects, and reading comprehension. This activity guide does not include the actual novel which recently won the Newbery medal. It would also be perfect for homeschoolers, a summer project, or to follow along at home!
Stone Fox Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / Grammar, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This “Stone fox” activity guide is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It does not include the actual book. It is broken up into a 13 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along.