National Geographic Readers Skyscrapers Level 3

Author: Libby Romero
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426326837
Release Date: 2017-01-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Learn all about the world's most amazing skyscrapers – from the first, to the tallest, to how they're built, and everything in between – in this new National Geographic Kids Reader. The Level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for fluent readers. From the Trade Paperback edition.


Author: Libby Romero
ISBN: 1643104837
Release Date: 2018-09

Learn all about the world's most amazing skyscrapers, from the first, to the tallest, to how they're built, and everything in between, in this new National Geographic Kids Reader. Level 3 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging, information for fluent readers.

The Story Behind Skyscrapers

Author: Sean Price
Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree Library
ISBN: 1432923498
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Examines the history of the world's tallest buildings, including some of the challenges faced in design and construction and how their builders tested the limits of technology.

National Geographic Reader Living in the World Cultural Themes for Writers

Author: National Geographic Learning
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285071978
Release Date: 2013-01-11
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Bring your learning to life with compelling images, media and text from National Geographic. LIVING IN THE WORLD: CULTURAL THEMES FOR WRITERS will help you develop a clearer understanding of the world around you through engaging content. The 24 articles gathered in this cross-cultural multi-themed reader offer an exceptionally direct approach to issues surrounding identity and culture around the world. As the National Geographic Society's writers and photographers investigate the physical and cultural characteristics of specific locations throughout the world, they put faces on forces of assimilation, diversification, and make the multifarious realities of globalization palpable and concrete. Introducing readers to people and customs that may seem foreign, they shed new light on familiar American themes as well. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Creative Learning Activities for Young Children

Author: Judy Herr
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0766816133
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Business & Economics

This exciting book is required reading for every parent, grandparent, and nanny. It includes hundreds of developmentally appropriate activities for young children as well as developmental norms for all areas and activities that support, enhance, and promote the child's development in all these areas. In addition, the book provides criteria for selecting children's books and toys as well as suggestions for introducing activities. This stimulating book is designed to provide hours and hours of fun that will promote a child's success and reinforce accomplishments.

Nat Geo Amazing

Author: Melina Gerosa Bellows
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426206496
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Photography

Presents a hundred curiosities from the pages of "National Geographic" and its related television programs, including wonders from nature and science, notable facts from history, the ways of different cultures, and daring adventures.

Children s Literature Briefly

Author: James S. Jacobs
Publisher: Merrill Publishing Company
ISBN: UCSC:32106012260722
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Children

Are you looking for a brief introduction to children's literature genres that leaves time to read actual works of children's literature? This new, significantly revised, and streamlined edition of Children's Literature, Briefly introduces the reader to the essential foundations of each children's literature genre, supported by practical features and tools to suggest quality books and activities to advance literacy in the classroom. As new teachers build their classroom libraries, the brevity of this affordable new edition ensures that readers have the resources to purchase and time to read actual children's literature. New! Briefer chapters provide essential information on genres, text quality, and censorship, ensuring that new teachers are prepared to teach and read children's literature. Learn to address issues of children's motivation through the use of children's literature in the classroom in Chapter 17. Read descriptions of how children's literature can be used to advance literacy in the classroom in Chapter 18. A unique, colorful illustration guide identifies the visual elements children's literature illustrators use and explains how to evaluate a book by its pictures. Top 10 Favorites as end-of-chapter features provide new teachers with the latest in quick-reference booklists that name the best of the best in children's literature. Notable authors and illustrators features help new teachers get a head start on choosing quality literature. New! Searchable database of 20,000 children's literature titles has been reprogrammed for faster search capabilities, including: Searching for a specific book, Customized searching for award winners or for books by grade level, Tailoring a booklist for a specific child or classroom activity. New! A CD tutorial supports readers in the use of the CD database for the first time. Tech Notes throughout the text suggest where and when to engage the use of the searchable database in coursework and in the classroom. Book jacket.

Ultimate Weird But True

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426308642
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents facts, brief stories, and photos on topics including extreme hotels, freaky foods, and crazy art, showing that fact can be as weird as fiction.

Das LEGO Ideen Buch

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz
ISBN: 383102040X
Release Date: 2012

Über 500 Ideen und Anregungen zum Bauen eigener Modelle mit Legosteinen aus den Bereichen Flugzeuge, Züge und Autos, Stadt und Land, Weltall, Ritterzeit, Abenteuer, Praktisches und Witziges. Mit hilfreichen Bautipps und -tricks. Von 6-99 Jahren.

Killing Jesus

Author: Bill O'Reilly
Publisher: Droemer eBook
ISBN: 9783426423981
Release Date: 2014-02-26
Genre: Religion

Auf der Grundlage zeitgenössischer Quellen und der biblischen Überlieferung entwerfen die Bestsellerautoren Bill O’Reilly und Martin Dugard ein groß angelegtes historisches Panorama um Leben und Sterben von Jesus von Nazareth. Die Autoren veranschaulichen die umwälzenden Ereignisse, die einen fundamentalen historischen Wandel in Gang setzten – die Christianisierung der römischen Welt.

How Things Work Inside Out

Author: T. J. Resler
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426328770
Release Date: 2017

Explores the inner mechanisms of such items as fitness trackers, plasma balls, springs, and green buildings, exploring how the different elements of each work together.