An introduction to the history, physical characteristics, and behavior of cows.
Go inside the mind of one of the most intelligent animals on Earth. Learn more about elephants, how they use their cleverness to survive, and how they are astonishing scientists with their surprising smarts. Complete with well-researched, clearly written informational text, primary sources with accompanying questions, charts, graphs, diagrams, timelines, and maps, multiple prompts, and more. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
Use German festivals and traditions to bring your German Christmas topic alive! This pack contains background information on how Christmas is celebrated in Germany, from St Nikolaus on 6th December through to Silvester (New Year's Eve) on 31st December. Teaching activities range from writing letters to Weihnachtsmann and making traditional Lebkuchen to comparing how Christmas is celebrated in Britain and Germany. The words to Stille Nacht (Silent Night) a popular German Christmas carol are given. All the pages are reproducible and can be displayed on an interactive white board.
It's hard to believe that the delicious desserts shown in this book are nutritious as well! Kids will look at "sweets" in a whole new way once they taste these amazing desserts, which include the following: chocolate-dipped fruit, tofu berry cheesecake, caramel oranges, stuffed pears with chocolate sauce, fruit-and-cream parfaits, jumpin' juice jello, baked fruit compote, cookie sandwiches, trifle, puddings, and more. The whole family will love these recipes, which are high in taste and nutrients, low in fat and sugar, and contain no sweeteners or artificial ingredients.
Simple activities about sports, including a sports survey, word search, hidden picture, crossword puzzle, and more
Foreign Invaders is a reproducible reading-and-discussion text that features 20 stories about non-native species and their effect on North America's ecosystems, with exercises. It can be used for low-intermediate to intermediate students. Units include Burmese Python, House Sparrow, Dutch Elm Disease, Garlic Mustard, Red Imported Fire Ant, Mute Swan, Yellow Starthistle, Wild Boar, Water Hyacinth, Zebra Mussel, Whirling Disease, Africanized Honey Bees, Green Crab, Plum Pox, American Bullfrog, Phragmites Australis, Asian Long-Horned Beetle, Asian Carp, Purple Loosestrife and West Nile Virus. Includes a complete answer key.
These true-life tales of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart, based on the remembrances of her sister Pidge, will inspire and thrill young readers. Kids will cheer as Amelia rescues two neighbor boys from an angry dog and when she builds her own "rolly coaster" off the roof of her grandparents' shed. Amelia's fascination at seeing her first airplane, as well as her curiosity, courage, and determination to learn, will make this portrayal of an American heroine a favorite of both children and adults.
Adheres to Canadian Curriculum! This Mastering Math book is a complete, condensed course of instruction or review for Grade Three Mathematics. It is 100% Canadian content following the elementary mathematics curriculum guidelines. Each Mastering Math book is organized according to these five general curriculum threads: Number Sense & Numeration, Measurement, Geometry & Spatial Sense, Patterning & Algebra, and Data Management & Probability. Each topic area contains individual skills and concepts that match the learning expectations of the curriculum. Mastering Math can be used to support the standard classroom curriculum as every learning expectation in the year's curriculum is included. Mastering Math is also an excellent framework for reviewing the full curriculum at home for students who need extra practise.