Discusses the life of the man who founded the computer software company known as Microsoft Corporation.
Describes the history, role, training, and duties of the United States National Guard.
Describes the history, role, training, and duties of the Red Cross.
Astronauts live and work on space stations that orbit Earth. Young readers will read about space station parts, the first space stations, and the International Space Station.
How well do the members of your learning community work together? Are you a smooth, well-oiled machine or a fractured collection of in-it-for-yourself individuals? In a straightforward, no-excuses style, author and coach Kevin Kush outlines eight traits that can turn any group or organization into a cohesive, high-performing team. Ideal for anyone who is a member or leader of a project team, work group, or task force.
Read about unique places, landmarks, people, symbols and lots more! I’m Reading About West Virginia is a 48-page colorful book that helps students learn what makes West Virginia unique. I’m Reading about West Virginia helps early readers learn fun and interesting facts about West Virginia. The colorful illustrations, bold, vibrant art, kid-friendly text and photographs help bring the state to life. I’m Reading About West Virginia topics include: Native Americans, Explorers, Settlement, Statehood, Flag, Capital, Seal, Nickname, Borders, History, People, Bird, Flower, Tree, Insect, Rivers, Mountains, Coal Fields, Landmark, Agriculture, Sports, Claim to Fame, Glossary, And More!
This two-part lesson focuses on fables—deceptively simple stories full of message, symbol, and craft. In the first part of the lesson, students analyze the symbolism of fables, and the animals that are the main characters in fables. The second part of the lesson takes students step-by-step through the process of creating a fable, from forming the moral, to assigning characters, to crafting the plot. An original approach to creative writing. Suitable for students in grades 3-6.
At the end of this lesson plan your students will understand the nature of the political parties in Canada, understand how a political party is recognized in Canada and understand what a party platform is. Teacher notes and answer key included.