EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AREA NEW BOOKS!

by TeachersPet@evpl on Tuesday, May 4 2010, 4:39pm. Viewed 919 times.

Once again, I have great new books to share with you from the Educational Materials area in the READ Center at Cental Library!

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EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AREA - Early Childhood

ROUTINES & TRANSITIONS:  a guide for early childhood professionals by Nicole Malenfant.  11 chapters, including Hygiene; Snacks and Meals; Nap Time; Dressing; Cleaning Up; Group Time; Unavoidable Waiting

HOLLYHOCKS AND HONEYBEES: garden projects for young children by Sara Starbuck.  Garden themes include:  Bird; Butterfly; Dinosaur; Kitchen; Sensory, and more!

EASY SONGS FOR SMOOTH TRANSITIONS IN THE CLASSROOM by Nina Araujo.  Includes CD that teaches the melodies for all 69 songs.  Seven chapters, including greetings and goodbyes; gatherings and dismissals; cleaning up; waiting; and slowing down.

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EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AREA - Elementary School

INVOLVING PARENTS IN THEIR CHILDREN'S READING DEVELOPMENT: a guide for teachers by Bruce Johnson.  Includes CD.  Ten chapters, great handouts.

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EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AREA - Overlapping Grade Levels

WRITE WHAT YOU SEE:  99 photos to inspire writing by Hank Keller.  Includes CD with photos and writing prompts.

DON'T PICK ON ME:  help for kids to stand up to and deal with bullies by Susan Green.  37 simple, fun activities to teach kids to deal with teasing, name-calling, cyberbullying; to cope with feeling left out; and to get help when necessary.

STORYTIME STRETCHERS:  tongue twisters, choruses, games, and charades by Naomi Baltuck.  Includes music, hand motions, tips, time lengths, and target audiences.

THE ROUND BOOK:  rounds kids love to sing by Margaret MacDonald.  From 16th century tunes to contemporary camp songs.  Eleven chapters, 80 songs.

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EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AREA - Homeschooling

RADICAL UNSCHOOLING: a revolution has begun by Dayna Martin.  A new approach.

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EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AREA - Religious

BIBLE FUN STUFF FOR TWEENS:  classy, flashy Bible dramas by Kristi Hemingway.  26 dramatic activities.

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SPECIAL RESOURCES AREA - Juvenile

MY FRIEND HAS (ADHD) (DOWN SYNDROME) (DYSLEXIA) by Amanda Tourville.  Nice picture books about friends, with information about the disability.

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SPECIAL RESOURCES AREA - Adult

WHEN ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS:  understanding the challenging behaviors of young children and students with disabilities by Kim Davis.  11 chapters.  Information and tools on working with children whose primary way to communicate is through challenging behaviors.

MAKING SENSE OF AUTISTIC SPECTRUM DISORDERS: create the brightest future for your child with the best treatment options by James Coplan.  Three parts, 16 chapters:  The World of the Child; The World of Intervention Services; The World of the Family

THE BEST KIND OF DIFFERENT:  our family's journey with Asperger's Syndrome by Sonda Schilling (the dad is Curt Schilling, pitcher for the Boston Red Sox).

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