• Simple Steam: 50+ Science Technology Engineering Art and Math Activities for Ages 3 to 6

    AWARD WINNER!Parents are eager to help their children learn, but teaching young children complicated scientific and mathematical concepts can be intimidating. Simple STEAM helps parents realize they don’t need to be engineers or scientists to support STEAM learning.Help children explore STEAM concepts with fun and engaging activitiesDiscover STEAM learning opportunities in everyday activities and experiencesPrepare children for kindergartenBuild crucial 21st century learning skills, including collaboration, communication, creativity and problem solving, curiosity, and critical thinkingRecipient of the Creative Child Magazine 2018 Book of the Year Award, Activity Books category

    • ASIN: 0876597525

  • Project Based Learning Made Simple: 100 Classroom-Ready Activities that Inspire Curiosity, Problem Solving and Self-Guided Discovery for Third, Fourth and Fifth Grade Students

    Quickly and Easily Go from Idea to Activity to Discover with these Ready-to-Use ProjectsProject Based Learning Made Simple is the fun and engaging way to teach 21st-century competencies including problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, communication and creativity. This straight-forward book makes it easier than ever to bring this innovative technique into your classroom with 100 ready-to-use projects in a range of topics, including: Science and STEM• Save the Bees!• Class Aquarium• Mars ColonyMath Literacy• Personal Budgeting• Bake Sale• Family CookbookLanguage Arts• Candy Bar Marketing• Modernize a Fairy Tale• Movie AdaptationSocial Studies• Build a Statue• Establish a Colony• Documenting Immigration

    • ASIN: 1612437966

  • Preschoolers and Kindergartners Moving and Learning: A Physical Education Curriculum (Moving & Learning)

    A complete movement curriculum for preschoolers and kindergartnersGive children opportunities to explore all kinds of movement, to find and use their own personal rhythms, and to feel good about participating in physical activity. This curriculum incorporates more than 80 developmentally appropriate movement activities designed to help preschoolers and kindergartners develop habits that encourage lifelong health and fitness and success in all areas of learning.Everything you need to get started is here, including:An introduction to implementing physical education into your curriculumAn explanation of the ways creative movement supports children’s physical, social/emotional, cognitive, and creative developmentTips to create a positive learning environment, suggestions for adding equipment to activities, simple questions to evaluate whether or not the children are meeting the activity’s objective, and information on how the activities meet early learning standards outlined by NAEYC and AAHPERDTwenty lesson plans with four 45-minute activities per plan—plus extensions and adaptations for children with special needsCurriculum Connectors that identify each activity’s correlation with content learning areasA CD filled with original music to add joy and energy to the activities

    • ASIN: 1605542687

  • 100 Write-and-Learn Sight Word Practice Pages: Engaging Reproducible Activity Pages That Help Kids Recognize, Write, and Really LEARN the Top 100 High-Frequency Words That are Key to Reading Success

    Watch confidence soar as children master 100 sight words—the words most commonly encountered in any text. Children read more fluently, write with greater ease, and spell more accurately when they know these high-frequency words! These fun, ready-to-go practice pages let kids trace, copy, manipulate, cut and paste, and write each sight word on their own. Features words from the Dolch Word List, a commonly recognized core of sight words. Also includes games and extension activities. For use with Grades K-2.

    • Brand: Scholastic
    • ASIN: 0439365627
    • UPC: 078073365623

  • The Story of the World Activity Book Three: Early Modern Times

    Color a picture of Captain Cook in Botany Bay, design an Ottoman pattern, play the Battle of Bunker Hill board game, and pan for gold...don't just read about history―experience it! This comprehensive, 8.5" x 11" curriculum guide and activity book contains map activities, coloring pages, games, projects, review questions, cross-references to illustrated encyclopedias, and extensive book lists. Children and parents love the activities, ranging from cooking projects to crafts, board games to science experiments, and puzzles to projects. Each Story of the World Activity Book provides a full year of history study when combined with the Textbook, Audiobook, and Tests―each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Activity Book. Activity Book 3 Grade Recommendation: Grades 3-8. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings and maps

    • Brand: Peace Hill Press
    • ASIN: 0972860320

  • 101 Rhythm Instrument Activities for Young Children

    Winner of the 2005 Early Childhood News Directors' Choice Award and Parent's Choice Award. The perfect book to introduce rhythm instruments to young children! Children make the sound of the ocean waves using shakers, pretend to be a train using sand blocks, create a rainstorm with rhythm sticks, and perform circus tricks with jingle bells. Plus, they learn to play the instruments along with their favorite songs. 101 Rhythm Instrument Activities is perfect for parents, early childhood teachers, and music teachers who work with toddlers through age 6.

    • Brand: GRYPHON HOUSE
    • ASIN: 0876592906

  • Cursive Writing Deluxe Edition Workbook Grades 3-4

    Going loopy with letters! Yes, children learn keyboarding skills early, but research suggests that handwriting continues to help with learning shapes and letters, expressing ideas, and boosting fine motor skills. Plus, cursive handwriting is almost as one-of-a-kind as a snowflake or fingerprint. Help your child develop neat, legible distinctive "connected writing," with this focused workbook. Writing practice combines with quizzes on science, geography, history, literature and more. Other exercises expand vocabulary and overall language skills.

    • Color: White/Raspberry/Turquoise
    • Brand: School Zone Publishing
    • ASIN: 1589473981
    • UPC: 076645022523

  • Year Round Project-Based Activities for STEM PreK-K

    Wondering how to incorporate science, technology, engineering, and math PLUS collaboration, critical thinking, problem-solving, and digital literacy into the curriculum? You can do it with project-based learning. Each book presents several units that require students to think creatively and to put what they are learning into practice. Meanwhile, the teacher can continually assess what is being learned and make any necessary adjustments. The books actually make learning funwhile meeting all of the newest curriculum requirements!

    • Brand: Teacher Created Resources
    • ASIN: 1420630245
    • UPC: 088231930242

  • Developing Constructivist Early Childhood Curriculum: Practical Principles and Activities (Early Childhood Education Series)

    This timely volume provides a constructivist interpretation of developmentally appropriate curriculum in early childhood education. Rheta DeVries, one of the founders of constructivist early education, and her colleagues provide the theoretical rationale and practical advice for conducting specific activities in the classroom. Descriptive vignettes are used to show how children’s reasoning and teacher interventions are transformed in the course of extended experience with a physical phenomenon or group game. Throughout the book, constructivist teaching is illustrated and contrasted with the approaches found in three other classroom types.

    • Brand: Brand: Teachers College Press
    • ASIN: 0807741205