The ideal resource for K-8 teachers, school librarians, event coordinators, public and children's librarians, and after-school program librarians. Arranged day by day from August 1, 2000, through July 31, 2001, it will help teachers plan lessons, arrange bulletin boards, and prepare school calendars.More than 4, 000 entries include updated birthday listings of entertainers, athletes, and government officials that are of interest to children, all federal and state holidays, significant dates in American history, state fairs, space exploration milestones -- even dates that toys such as Beanie Babies qTMq and American Girl qTMq dolls were introduced.During this week newspapers make an extensive effort to acquaint the public with their functions and the role of a newspaper in a free society. ... Youth between the ages of 10-15 undergo more extensive physical, mental, social and emotional changes than at any other time of life, with the ... Special on-line forums and activities as well as educational materials available to educators. ... Whether fearsome or placid, dinosaurs intrigue adults and enthrall elementary school children.
|Title||:||The Teacher's Calendar, School Year 2000-2001|
|Author||:||Kim A. Summers, Sally M. Walker|