Get cooking with an up-and-coming chef today! Check out the recipes of Cool Picnics & Road Food. It gives young readers fun new recipes and ideas to explore. This book has kid-tested recipes and includes lots of tips and tricks that make it easy to become an experienced kid cook. With photos of basic techniques, tools, and ingredients, this book will appeal to new cooks too. By cooking these best-ever dishes for family and friends, young chefs will learn to set up the perfect picnic, pack up a classic macaroni salad, dig into rockin’ walking tacos, sip on fresh-squeezed lemonade and more. Then check out the other recipes in the Cool Young Chefs series. Check out the other recipes in the Cool Young Chefs series. Go beyond the basics! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
The video game is fresh out of the packaging—but what happened before that to get that game into your hands? The Economics of a Video Game takes a fascinating look at the production process and financing of a video game. Various links in the economic chain include development of a prototype, pitching the game to a publisher for funding, development of the software by designers and programmers, testing, advertising, trade shows demonstrations, packaging, and distribution.
This book is filled with unique and effective approaches for helping students find their career pathway! Featuring 60 careers from the 17 Career Pathways, this book allows young people hear first-hand from a person with the job: how they got it, what they do, what were the education and skills required, and "what I would have done differently!" There is something helpful for every student or job seeker, as author Carole Marsh says, "no matter what your personal, family, grade, financial, or other status." These are careers that students need to know about, jobs for today and advice for tomorrow with timely information about a variety of exciting ways to "make a difference in the world", or at least a decent living! Plus, readers get the feel of what that career might actually be like-essential knowledge for that all-important decision!
The Idaho Primary Sources is a pack of 20 primary source documents that are relevant to the history of Idaho. The Idaho Primary Sources include historical documents, maps, photographs, political cartoons and more. We dug through the archives so you don't have to! Perfect for Gallery Walks & Literature Circles! Great for Research & Reference! Build Common Core Skills: Analysis • Critical Thinking • Point of View • Compare and Contrast • Order of Events • & Much More!
Katharine Carmichael thinks math is disgust-o.Especially geometry. Who knew that even shapes are tricky in third grade? Katharine fails a test, is accused of being a Cheatie Girl, and finds out that her kindergarten teacher Mrs. Curtin is going to tutor her. How embarrassing! Will Mrs. Curtin help her earn an A or will Katharine stay bent out of shape forever?
Help your students develop important life skills with these easy-to-use activities sure to strengthen their abilities in reading, writing, spelling and following directions! Filling Out Forms is a great way to help students become more confident and independent as they work through activities involving "real-life" situations. Students will get plenty of practice filling out forms while follow-up questions and open-ended activities invite creativity and test their comprehension. Forms include: driver's license, job application, birth certificate, standardized test form, social security card application, school admittance form, and more!
In this nonfiction title, readers are introduced to the ideas of freedom and celebrations as they learn about the history of and the way that Americans continue to celebrate the 4th of July. Early readers will love the bright colors and images and the clear, informational text as they move through from cover to cover.
This book shows students how to take care of themselves and face the challenges of everyday living. Explains essential tasks and responsibilities at a manageable reading level, with demonstrations, activities, illustrations, self-tests and comprehension checks throughout the text. "How to Look Out for Yourself " focuses on staying emotionally healthy, keeping personally safe, and making wise decisions about alcohol, drugs, tobacco, and sexual activity.