Take advantage of the appeal and power of Caldecott award literature to enhance elementary level learning. In these three volumes the author demonstrates how to use award-winning books as springboards to grasping science, social studies, and language arts concepts-and to expand student awareness and appreciation of illustration techniques. For each Caldecott title there is background information on the illustrations, curriculum connections, lesson plans, and support materials for teaching. The books include an array of individual and collaborative projects, many of which foster collaborations between library media specialists and classroom teachers.... xvii-xviii Mural creation pond habitat, xiv, 13fig water, importance of, 38 Music African, 164, 165, 169 about moon, 82, ... See also Writing, process of acrostic poem, 113 cinquain, 194fig-95fig, 224 cinquain poem form, 222 couplets, in frog ... 127 for tree unit, 207, 213, 218 zoo animals, 114, 115 Scientific methods, 32, 60-61 Secret of the Pond, The (video), 10, 12 Senses, physical Index agt; 231 N O P R S.
|Title||:||Caldecott Connections to Science|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 2000|