500 Five Minute Games

Quick and Easy Activities for 3-6 Year Olds
Author: Jackie Silberg
Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780876591727
Category: Education
Page: 270
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Enjoy five-minute fun from the author who brought you the popular Games to Play series. These games are easy, fun, developmentally appropriate and promote learning in just five spare minutes of the day. Children unwind, get the wiggles out, communicate and build self-esteem as they have fun. Each game indicates the particular skill developed.

I'll Take Learning for 500

Using Game Shows to Engage, Motivate, and Train
Author: Dan Yaman,Missy Covington
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780787984892
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 272
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I’ll Take Learning for 500 shows you how to leverage the excitement and entertainment inherent in game shows by using them to increase participant involvement as well as information retention and comprehension. This book will help trainers and teachers to select, create, modify, and employ game shows as a powerful, effective learning tool. The authors illustrate all of the many different elements that are required to make an effective game show—from writing effective questions to changing pre-existing game show rules, hosting, and creating new games. They offer expert advice on selecting the best game to fit the purpose of the training, tailoring and customizing it for a specific situation, and effectively presenting it to create a dynamic and exciting learning experience. The CD that accompanies the book includes several valuable game show templates that trainers can immediately pick up and use as a hands-on resource.

125 Brain Games for Babies

Simple Games to Promote Early Brain Development
Author: Jackie Silberg
Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780876591994
Category: Education
Page: 143
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Provides a variety of games to develop the brain capacity of babies, and offers information on the latest brain research

Infants, toddlers & preschoolers

the best resources to help you parent
Author: Julie Soto,Rich Wemhoff
Publisher: Resource Pathways Inc
ISBN: 9780965342483
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 391
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A bibliography of print, videocassette, and electronic resources, to help parents and guardians care for children from infancy through preschool; each item is annotated and rated.

Infants & Toddlers

The Best Resources to Help You Parent
Author: Julie Soto
Publisher: Resource Pathways Incorporated
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 361
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Lists and rates books on breastfeeding, childcare, child development, discipline, toilet training, and parenting

What Young Children Need to Succeed

Working Together to Build Assets from Birth to Age 11
Author: Jolene L. Roehlkepartain,Nancy Leffert
Publisher: Free Spirit Pub
ISBN: 9781575420714
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 151
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There are 40 key factors which makes a powerful difference in young people's lives. This book gives more than 1,000 practical. creative ideas for building all 40 assets in children from birth to age 11.

500 Wild Game and Fish Recipes

Author: Galen Winter
Publisher: Willow Creek Press
ISBN: 9781572230088
Category: Cooking
Page: 165
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This generous cookbook demonstrates how to use wild game, fish, and fowl with common (and not so common) ingredients to prepare exciting, memorable meals. Five large chapters are devoted to venison, fish, and game birds, plus elk, bear, moose, muskrat, rabbit, opossum, raccoon and squirrel.

Elementary Classroom Management

Author: C. M. Charles,Gail W. Senter
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 9780205510719
Category: Education
Page: 330
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Elementary Classroom Management, 5/eBy C. M. Charles Mindful of NCLB legislation, this teacher-friendly, standards-driven edition of "Elementary Classroom Management" examines issues and models of management concerns in twenty-first century elementary classrooms. Well-conceived classroom management helps establish positive environments and programs where communication, cooperation, and dedication to learning prevail. This text is designed to assist teachers, both novice and experienced, in developing and refining management skills that lead to learning and enjoyment in the classroom. While based upon proven research methods, the aim of the text is to provide clear, practical advice. Case studies and vignettes are used to illustrate key ideas. Here's what you colleagues are saying... "I have enjoyed using the Charles and Senter textbook for 3 semesters. The text is extremely well organized, easy to understand, and includes eye-catching and at times, humorous illustrations. It provides a valuable theoretical base for discussions on various components of a classroom management plan."-Janice Janz, University of New Orleans "This is the most comprehensive and one of the best overall texts that I have read in a long time. I like the balanced approach in general."-Penelope A. Wong, California State University Chico

Games to Play with Toddlers

Author: Jackie Silberg
Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780876592342
Category: Education
Page: 256
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Revised and expanded, this indispensable book features more than 200 games for parents and toddlers. Illustrations.

125 Brain Games for Toddlers and Twos

Simple Games to Promote Early Brain Development
Author: Jackie Silberg
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1458766683
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 288
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125 Brain Games for Toddlers and Twos Did You Know the Brain of a Toddler... has formed 1000 trillion working connections by the end of the third year? (twice as many as adults have!); is twice as active as that of a college student?; can absorb and organize new information much faster than an adult's brain can? A young child's brain grows at a phenomenal rate in the first years of life, opening a window of opportunity for learning that occurs only once in a lifetime. 125 Brain Games for Toddlers and Twos is a fun-filled collection of ways to lay the groundwork for your child's future. It is packed with everyday opportunities to contribute to brain development during the critical period from 12-36 months. Each game is accompanied by information on related brain research and a description of how the activity promotes brain power in your child. About the Author Jackie Silberg is an early childhood advocate and popular keynote speaker. She is the author of many other best selling books, including 125 Brain Games for Babies, Games to Play with Babies, Games to Play with Toddlers, Games to Play with Two Year Olds, More Games to Play with Toddlers, 300 Three Minute Games, 500 Five Minute Games, and The I Can't Sing Book. She lives in Leawood, KS.

Australian Books in Print 1999

2 Volumes
Author: K G Saur Books
Publisher: K G Saur Verlag Gmbh & Company
ISBN: 9781864520255
Category: Reference
Page: 2200
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Whether you're looking for a book published in Australia, about Australia, or written by an Australian, you're sure to find it in Australian Books in Print. All together, some 80,000 active titles -- fiction, nonfiction, juvenile, adult, professional, large format, and standard size -- are indexed by title, author, and keyword. To facilitate ordering, 11,000 Australian publishers and distributors are profiled by name, address, personnel, sales terms, and more. Information on local agents of overseas publishers, Australian representation, associations, literary awards, and book series is also provided.

Forthcoming Books

Author: R.R. Bowker Company. Department of Bibliography
Publisher: N.A
Page: N.A
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Elementary School Library Collection

A Guide to Books and Other Media, Phases 1-2-3
Author: Linda L. Homa,Ann L. Schreck,Maureen Hoebener
Publisher: Brodart Company
ISBN: 9780872721142
Category: Reference
Page: 1118
View: 905

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