Leading the Common Core Initiative A Guide for K 5 School Librarians

Author: Carl A. Harvey II
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610694929
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Defining both the Common Core Standards and the school librarian's role in their implementation, this book offers ready-to-use lesson plans and other tools for grades K–5 and identifies opportunities for collaborative teaching. • Defines the Common Core State Standards in English and mathematics • Draws parallels to American Association of School Librarians (AASL) standards • Discusses the impact of the CCSS on specific aspects of library administration, such as policies and collection management • Examines how CCSS affects classroom and collaborative instruction in the library • Identifies opportunities for the librarian to help in staff development in the CCSS

You Wouldn t Want to Be at the Boston Tea Party

Author: Peter Cook
Publisher: Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval
ISBN: 9780606362139
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Uses humor to recount the events leading up to the colonists' defiant act against the British, describing the Boston Tea Party itself, as well as providing a brief history of the American Revolution.

Avoid Being a Tudor Colonist

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Salariya Publishers
ISBN: 9781904642169
Format: PDF, Docs
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This work contains amusing illustrations and descriptive text, which provide an interesting insight into the age of exploration and the beginnings of colonial enterprise. The book serves as an enlightening introduction to the early relationship between settlers and Native American tribes, prefiguring tensions that would remain for centuries. Informative captions, a complete glossary and an index make this title an ideal introduction to the conventions of non-fiction text. This is an ideal text for Key Stage 2 history and helps achieve the goals of the Scottish Standard Curriculum 5-14.

You Wouldn t Want to Be an American Pioneer

Author: Jacqueline Morley
Publisher: Children's Press(CT)
ISBN: 9780531163696
Format: PDF, ePub
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A light-hearted look at some of the difficulties faced by the pioneers who traveled by wagon train across the United States to settle in the West.

English and Reading Workout for the ACT 3rd Edition

Author: Princeton Review
Publisher: Princeton Review
ISBN: 1101882395
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Ace the English & Reading sections of the ACT with help from The Princeton Review! This eBook edition has been specially formatted for on-screen viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations. Are difficulties with reading comprehension or sentence structure dragging your ACT score down? If so, this is the workbook for you. Designed for students specifically looking to sharpen their verbal skills, this 3rd edition of The Princeton Review's English & Reading Workout for the ACT provides the review and practice needed for verbal mastery. Techniques That Actually Work. • A 4-Step Basic Approach to mastering complex sentence structure and punctuation questions on the English passages • Pacing strategies to help you maximize efficiency and reach your target score • Tips on confronting tricky questions using process of elimination techniques Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score. • A comprehensive grammar review to brush up on the basics • An expert subject review of punctuation through more sophisticated English and Reading concepts • Up-to-date information on the ACT Practice Your Way to Excellence. • 7 full-length practice ACT sections (3 for English, 4 for Reading) with detailed answer explanations • Tons of end-of-chapter drills to practice the concepts that you just covered • Step-by-step walk-throughs of key English and Reading practice problems

New Aged Colonists America Divided Book Two

Author: Scott Douglas
Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides
ISBN: 1621075656
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The President...gone. America is divided. The Civil War has begun! In the gripping, fast-paced, second story in the “America Divided” series, America is engaged in a modern Civil War. Brother stands against brother, as powers on both sides attempt to take over the country. This is the second book in a multi-book series.