I Wonder why Planes Have Wings and Other Questions about Transport

Author: Christopher Maynard

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 9781856971379

Category: Aeronautics

Page: 32

View: 1111


Taking as its starting point a child's natural desire to understand the world, this is a series designed to entertain and to inform. This book focuses on transport, and each spread investigates a specific theme or topic, with answers to questions, plus additional snippets of information.

I Wonder Why Planes Have Wings

And Other Questions About Transportation

Author: Christopher Maynard

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780613908979

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 6791


Answers questions about transportation and vehicles, including "Do airships run on air?" and "Why don't ships sink?"

A Place for Wonder

Reading and Writing Nonfiction in the Primary Grades

Author: Georgia Heard,Jennifer McDonough

Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers

ISBN: 1571104321

Category: Education

Page: 178

View: 7340


In A Place for Wonder, Georgia Heard and Jennifer McDonough discuss how to create "a landscape of wonder," a primary classroom where curiosity, creativity, and exploration are encouraged. For it is these characteristics, the authors write, that develop intelligent, inquiring, life-long learners. A Place for Wonder will help teachers reclaim their classrooms as a place where true learning is the norm.

Mighty Movers

Author: Lerner Publishing Group

Publisher: LernerClassroom

ISBN: 0822519321

Category: Board books

Page: N.A

View: 2197


Brings big trucks down to size for young readers. These nonfiction books provide a machine's basic components, design, and uses in easy to understand terms. Correlated to State Standards!

How to Get Your Child to Love Reading

Author: Esmé Raji Codell

Publisher: Algonquin Books

ISBN: 9781565123083

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 531

View: 9530


Offers advice and guidelines on how to expand a child's world through books and reading, introducing three thousand teacher-recommended book titles, craft ideas, projects, recipes, and reading club tips.

Books in Print

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.