Fish  Swish  Splash  Dash
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Fish Swish Splash Dash


  • Author : Suse MacDonald
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-06-26
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781416936053


Fish Swish Splash Dash Book Description :

Follow the leader and count the fish that live beneath the sea, then turn the book upside-down and count back down....

Sea Shapes
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Sea Shapes


  • Author : Suse MacDonald
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2015-02-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780544538702


Sea Shapes Book Description :

This engaging concept book invites very young children to identify basic shapes that transform into beautiful undersea creatures. Includes an informative glossary of sea facts. "Delectable viewing pleasure."--The Horn Book "Elegantly conjures up an undersea world in which a square evolves into a skate while hexagons combine to make a turtle's shell."--Newsweek...

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
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2018-06-21
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781440834356


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

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...

Shape by Shape

Shape by Shape


  • Author : Suse MacDonald
  • Publisher : Little Simon
  • Release Date : 2009-06-23
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 1416971475


Shape by Shape Book Description :

What am I? I lived a long, long time ago. I had round eyes… lots of sharp teeth… This new concept book from Caldecott Honor illustrator Suse MacDonald is sure to entertain children. As readers turn the brightly colored, die cut pages, shapes on each page come together to reveal a creature from long ago. Page by page, MacDonald’s bright, cut-paper, collage-style artwork transforms circles into eyes and triangles into scales until a familiar creature is revealed, with the aid of a large fold-out page, on the final spread. This 9 X 9 jacketed hardcover has die-cut cardstock pages....

Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom

Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom


  • Author : Judy Herr
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2012-02-16
  • Genre: Education
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781133710486


Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom Book Description :

Early childhood educators around the world use this best seller to plan daily curriculum and classroom activities. The book contains 76 different themes ranging from Ants to Zoo Animals, presented in alphabetical order. Content for each theme includes the following sections: Curriculum Flowchart, Theme Goals, Concepts for Children to Learn, Vocabulary, Bulletin Board Ideas, Sample Parent Letter, Arts and Crafts, Cooking, Dramatic Play, Field Trips, Fingerplays/Chants, Group Time, Science, Math, Sensory, Large Motor, Fine Motor, Social Studies, Books, Recordings and Song Titles, and Technology/Multimedia Resources. The updated book sections for each theme include hundreds of new children’s literature references with a special emphasis on multicultur...

Mathematics in the K 8 Classroom and Library

Mathematics in the K 8 Classroom and Library


  • Author : Sueanne McKinney
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781586835224


Mathematics in the K 8 Classroom and Library Book Description :

To date, a vast majority of classrooms continue to fall short in the implementation and direction of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Principles and Standards for School Mathematics (PSSM), in part because most of these classrooms continue to use traditional methods for teaching mathematics. That is about to change, and Mathematics in the K-8 Classroom and Library shows you how it's done. After an introduction to the NCTM's principles and process standards, each remaining chapter is devoted to an NCTM content standard. The book offers engaging, research-based strategies and booklists of specific titles that, together, can be used to increase student achievement. The strategies suggested here provide a hands-on, student-centered ...

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
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2015-11-10
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440837395


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

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...

Dino Shapes

Dino Shapes


  • Author : Suse MacDonald
  • Publisher : Little Simon
  • Release Date : 2014-07-22
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 1481400932


Dino Shapes Book Description :

Turn the cut-out pages and see how shapes become a dinosaur in this board book from Alphabatics creator and Caldecott Honoree Suse MacDonald! What am I? I lived a long, long time ago. I had round eyes… lots of sharp teeth… This concept book from Caldecott Honoree Suse MacDonald presents a thrilling geometric puzzle: as readers turn the brightly colored pages, cut-out shapes come together to reveal a creature from long ago. Circles transform into eyes, diamonds transform into scales, and by the final, fold-out spread, the collage-style art has evolved into a friendly Brachiosaurus! Originally published in a hardcover edition as Shape by Shape, this sturdy board book is perfect for the youngest dinosaur lovers....

Alphabet Animals

Alphabet Animals


  • Author : Suse MacDonald
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-06-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416950455


Alphabet Animals Book Description :

Illustrations of animals in the shape of letters of the alphabet include slide-out pages with the letter of the alphabet and the name of each animal....

Look Whooo s Counting

Look Whooo s Counting


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Scholastic
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Animals
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  • ISBN 10 : 0590683209


Look Whooo s Counting Book Description :

A Caldecott Honor artist asks the reader to find numbers that are transformed into animal shapes and hidden in the illustrations....