Pat The Bunny

Author: Dorothy Kunhardt
Publisher: Golden Books
ISBN: 0307120007
Size: 66.66 MB
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Gives children opportunities to touch a rabbit, smell flowers, look in a mirror, and participate in other activities enjoyed by Paul and Judy.

Pat The Zoo Pat The Bunny

Author: Golden Books Publishing Company
Publisher: Golden Books
ISBN: 0307977978
Size: 21.85 MB
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While at the zoo Pat the Bunny pets the animals, from a wrinkly elephant to a feathery parrot. On board pages.

A Picture Book Primer Understanding And Using Picture Books

Author: Denise I. Matulka
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313363560
Size: 25.31 MB
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Everything you want to know about picture books can be found in this simple and straightforward guide. After defining the picture book and describing its history and technological evolution, the author helps you better understand and appreciate picture books by describing how they're made-their anatomy, types of illustration, layouts, design elements, and typography-various types of picture books (genres, formats, styles), how picture books work (the art of the story), and how they relate to child development and literacy. Picture book reviews, building a collection, using picture books with various age groups, and issues such as multicultural literature, classics, and controversial titles are some of the other topics covered.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Reading With Your Child

Author: Helen Coronato
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101495081
Size: 46.90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Bring out the reader in every child. This one-of-a-kind guide helps parents raise their kids to be readers for life. Includes tips for moms and dads (even when English isn't their first language) along with the other adults in their lives, suggests great titles to be read aloud, apart, and together, from birth to high school, and much, much more. -The book's Great Titles to Share together lists are broken out by age in appropriate chapters and then gathered together in an appendix for easy cross-referencing

Literacy Development In Early Childhood

Author: Beverly Otto
Publisher: Waveland Press
ISBN: 1478638990
Size: 42.79 MB
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Widely recognized as a leading text in its field, this popular guide explores literacy development beginning in infancy and through fourth grade. The latest edition continues to prepare teachers to create and implement literacy-rich curricula in early childhood classrooms, while providing updates to federal legislation and highlighting the impact of state standards on educational settings. Recent technology is integrated into activities used to enhance literacy competencies. Throughout the book, the author’s approach to reflective teaching empowers teachers to become effective decision makers and thoughtful mediators in children’s transactions with literacy. A conceptual and theoretical foundation for describing reading and writing processes is followed by research-based descriptions of the signs of emergent literacy and developmentally appropriate instructional strategies. The emphasis on linguistic and cultural diversity includes an array of approaches for supporting English language learners. Chapter extension activities challenge readers to apply concepts through observation, research, curriculum development, and discussion. Sample observation and assessment forms assist in determining children’s progress in developing literacy.

The Oxford Encyclopedia Of American Literature

Author: Jay Parini
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195156536
Size: 52.68 MB
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Alphabetically arranged entries include discussions of individual authors, literary movements, institutions, notable texts, literary developments, themes, ethnic literatures, and "topic" essays.

Ready Set Read

Author: Ellen Mahoney
Publisher: Scarecrow Pr
ISBN:
Size: 75.13 MB
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The authors discuss hundreds of appropriate books for young children at each developmental stage from babyhood to the beginning of formal school.

Read To Me Teach Me

Author: Mary Jane Mangini Rossi
Publisher: Bookthrift Co
ISBN: 9780940212077
Size: 53.33 MB
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Recommends books for children on each age level from birth to six, and tells how to get children involved with books and reading

The Barnes Noble Guide To Children S Books

Author: John Freeman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780760720141
Size: 24.70 MB
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Highlights baby books, preschool and picture books, poetry and anthologies, early readers, fiction, special needs, award winners, and titles appropriate for toddlers. A section on how to use the internet to look for children's books is also included.

First Steps To Literacy

Author: Association for Library Service to Children. Preschool Services and Parent Education Committee
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
ISBN:
Size: 10.24 MB
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Designed to assist children's librarians in planning, advertising, and conducting programs on children's literature for adults who live or work with young children.