Women In Science

Author: Rachel Ignotofsky
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1526360632
Size: 24.71 MB
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A gloriously illustrated celebration of trailblazing women. Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, from both the ancient and modern worlds. The book also contains fascinating infographics and an illustrated scientific glossary. The extraordinary women profiled include well-known figures like the physicist and chemist Marie Curie, as well as lesser-known pioneers such as Katherine Johnson, the African-American mathematician who calculated the trajectory of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon. Women in Science celebrates the achievements of the intrepid women who have paved the way for the next generation of female engineers, biologists, mathematicians, doctors, astronauts, physicists and beyond ...

Boost Your Steam Program With Great Literature And Activities

Author: Liz Knowles Ed.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440862516
Size: 22.74 MB
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You've created a STEAM program in your library, but how do you work literacy into the curriculum? With this collection of resource recommendations, direction for program development, and activities, you'll have students reading proficiently in no time. • Presents complementary annotated books and discussion questions to engage students in STEAM topics • Offers topical project and problem-solving activity ideas for students in the library makerspace • Provides research and additional resources for teachers and librarians to use in implementing successful STEAM programs

Run Jane Run We Need You In Office

Author: Maria Rodriguez
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 0997676817
Size: 15.14 MB
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Upbeat and inspiring; helping women see that they are instinctively equipped to lead, especially in politics. Shows how the woman next door has always been at the heart of most culturally positive movements. The mood of the country is calling for more women to participate in causes important to them. This book shows how! This book is not for a woman already in politics but rather for a woman between 25 and 75 who has often said, "somebody should do something." This book shows how she can be that somebody. It points out the innate leadership skills she already has that transfer extraordinarily well to politics. It's a suitable read for anyone wanting to volunteer, part- or full-time or be all in as a candidate. This shows that they can do it and how to get started.

Literacy Essentials

Author: Regie Routman
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1625310374
Size: 72.76 MB
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First edition published: Newark, Delaware: International Reading Association, 2012, under title Literacy and learning lessons from a longtime teacher.

Heroes For My Daughter

Author: Brad Meltzer
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062439308
Size: 39.71 MB
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#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer brings together a remarkable group of heroes with one thing in common: they were ordinary people who became extraordinary. Brad was inspired by the birth of his daughter to curate this collection, but you don’t need to be a parent to treasure it—Heroes for My Daughter is perfect for children, parents, teachers, and anyone looking for inspiration. The sixty featured figures represent the spectacular potential we all have within us to change the world. The format allows for reading straight through or at your own pace, and includes photos, quotes, brief biographies, and vignettes that highlight the single moment that made each person great. The wonderfully diverse heroes included in the book are women, men, historical, contemporary, athletes, actors, inventors, politicians, and so many more. Heroes for My Daughter is a book to be read again and again, as the simple question of what makes a hero remains a vital part of today’s conversation.

5 Minute Stories For Fearless Girls

Author: Sarah Howden
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9781443455367
Size: 15.48 MB
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Meet smart, fearless and inspiring women from around the world. 5-Minute Stories for Fearless Girls features women who have pursued their dreams, changed our world, and shown everyone what women can do. From aviation pioneers to leading scientists and gold-medal athletes to princesses, these incredible stories are perfect for bedtimes and on the go!

Subject Guide To Children S Books In Print 1996

Author: Bowker Staff
Publisher: Reed Reference Publishing
ISBN: 9780835236867
Size: 64.27 MB
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"Especially useful for...expanding collections to support new curriculum areas."--LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE ANNUAL. Information by subject for every available fiction & nonfiction children's book in print is found in this one convenient source. Turn to the 1996 edition of SUBJECT GUIDE TO CHILDREN'S BOOKS IN PRINT when you need to: * build, update, & expand children's & young adult collections. * track down the latest children's books on any subject. * assist young readers with subject-specific research. Full bibliographic & ordering information for each entry is included.