Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily geography practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly geography units that build students' geography knowledge, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. In a world that is becoming more connected and globalized, 21st century students must have the skills necessary to understand their world and how geography affects them and others. Students will develop their map and spatial skills, learn how to answer text- and photo-dependent questions, and study the 5 themes of geography. Each week covers a particular topic and introduces students to a new place or type of map. The first two weeks consist of a mini-unit that focuses entirely on map skills. For additional units, students will study various places, and how culture and geography are related. With a focus on North American regions, students will explore various types of maps including physical maps, political maps, topographic maps, thematic maps, climate maps, and various topics including scale, legends, cardinal directions, latitude and longitude, and more. Aligned to state standards and National Geography Standards, this resource includes digital materials.
Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.
This amazing 2 page guide consists of the Declaration of Independence with the Mayflower Compact and Gettysburg Address, word for word. It's excellent for use as a memorization tool. This guide is to ensure continuous use.
Publisher: BarCharts Publishing
Product ID: BAR9781423204381
Grades: 7 - 12
Level(s): Middle School, High School
File Size: 1.29 MB
Whiteboard Compatible: Yes (Level 1)
ISBN (Physical Book): 9781572227675
Topics covered include: • Judicial notice • Judicial rulings • Burdens of proof • Kinds of proof • Relevance • Types of evidence • Witnesses • And more! In both civil and criminal cases, evidence must be introduced to prove a case, but as in all law, it can only be introduced if it passes certain tests. Is a statement hearsay? Are there exceptions to hearsay rules? What kinds of character evidence are acceptable, and when? Who has the final say as to what evidence can be introduced? The admissibility of evidence can win or lose a case, so don’t be caught in the dark; with our newly updated and expanded Evidence guide, color–coded text highlights admissible and inadmissible evidence in our handy, 3–panel format.
Keep your home maintained and safe with BarCharts' new Home Maintenance guide. This six-page guide, complete with handy illustrations, diagrams, and charts, features tips and techniques for maintaining your home - inside and out. Termite and pest control, leaks, toilet maintenance, and smoke detectors are just some of the topics covered in this handy reference. This guide is a great gift for new homeowners and a valuable resource for anyone wanting to keep their home in tip-top shape and prevent costly repairs.
BarCharts knows that having strong vocabulary knowledge and writing in-depth answers to essay questions are just some of the ways the AP English exam can be mastered; our up-to-date, 3-panel guide can give students the tools they need in order to succeed! Each page of the guide is jam-packed with test-taking hints and tips—along with sample problems and vocabulary terms—that’ll make studying for the exam a breeze! Subjects covered include: •Overview of the Exam •Section I – Multiple Choice •Section II – Essay Questions •…and more!
Covering U.S. history from 1865 through the beginning of the 21st century, our guide covers critical aspects of this time period, such as: Reconstruction; American emergence as a world power; global depression and the world wars of the 20th century; immigration, industrialization, civil rights, technology, terrorism - and other issues we still face today. Key events, figures and concepts are concisely explained for this grade range, and callout features illustrate our nation's westward expansion, as well as New Deal organizations, challenges facing African Americans, and the participants/battles of World Wars I and II. Divided chronologically to help middle-schoolers gain a better understanding of historical perspective.
Our popular U.S. Constitution guide just got even better for 2010! This new and improved 6 page version features a completely redesigned format, enabling each component - from articles to amendments - to stand out more clearly for reference purposes. Thanks to BarCharts, history buffs have another reason to celebrate!
Covering world history from its beginnings through 500 c.e., our guide covers critical aspects of this vast time period, showing how human beings evolved from hunter-gatherers to farmers, and then to city dwellers, building empires, inventing technologies, developing agriculture, forming governments and religions, and creating art and literature. Key events, figures and concepts are concisely explained for this grade range, and callout features illustrate civilizations and empires through history, as well as major world religions. Divided chronologically to help middle-schoolers gain a better understanding of historical perspective.
Covering U.S. history from before Columbus through 1865, our guide covers critical aspects of this time period, such as Native American culture, the 13 Colonies, the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. Key events, figures and concepts are concisely explained for this grade range, and callout features illustrate our nation's Constitution and government structure. Divided chronologically to help middle-schoolers gain a better understanding of historical perspective.
When an important project's budget is hanging in the balance, you need to be prepared for anything, so don't let a poorly written grant application stop your project from moving forward. Whether you or your organization is applying for a grant or you are a grant writer looking for tips to improve your trade, look no further than the Grant Writing QuickStudy guide, a concise, point-to-point overview of the entire grant-writing process that will help you make sure your organization's needs are both realistic and achievable.
A further examination of how molecules function in cellular processes. Vitamins and minerals are critical for human health, and yet few people know why they are so important for our bodies. Hormones control everything from sugar metabolism (diabetes), to sexual maturation (estrogen and testosterone), to bone density and growth (BMPs), but how these key chemicals control cells is often misunderstood. This guide will explain these topics in molecular detail for everyone interested in nutrition, molecular biology, medicine, and health. Sections include Enzymes & Enzyme Regulation, Energetics & Metabolic Pathways, Hormones, Membranes & Signaling, and Replication & Central Dogma. 6-page e-guide includes:•Enzymes & Enzyme Regulation•Enzyme Terms•Catalytic Models•Drugs & Inhibition•Enzyme Regulation•Vitamins & Minerals•Energetics & Metabolic Pathways•ATP•Reduction & Oxidation•Oxidation of Glucose•Gluconeogenesis•5-Carbon Sugar Biosynthesis•Lipid Metabolism & Fatty Acid Biosynthesis•Amino Acid Biosynthesis•Nucleic Acid Biosynthesis•Photo Synthesis•Membrane Proteins & Membrane Signaling•Membrane Transporters/Pumps•Membrane Channels•G-Protein Receptors•Protein Kinase Receptors•Steroid Receptors & Signaling•Second Messengers•Replication & Central Dogma•DNA Replication•DNA to RNA•RNA ProcessingSuggested Uses: •Students – Science related degrees are hard enough, so get the tools that make it easier to do quick reviews of must-know answers that could give that extra boost to your GPA•Professors – Adopt our Biochemistry 1 and Biochemistry 2 guides for your course, where the combined price is less than any supplementary study book available
Premier study tool for those merely seeking an elective credit for the course - more importantly an incredibly well written guide that is pouring over with facts so entirely that it reads like an ode to the theater covering it's importance in society and human creativity. With history, the types of theater, companies and popular plays this is an all-encompassing portrait of theater and why it has been appreciated for thousands of years. 6-page PDF eGuide includes:•What is Theater?•Historical Background•Origins in Prehistory & Earliest Civilizations•Festival Theater•Greek Tragedies & Comedies (6th-5th Century BCE)•Medieval Festival Theater (900-1560 CE)•Late Medieval & Early Renaissance: Northern Europe (ca. 1400-1570)•Earliest Professional Dramatists: For Gain & Profit•Hellenistic Greek & Roman Empire (4th Century BCE-549 CE)•Renaissance Theater•Restoration Dramas (1660-1700)•Romanticism (Early 1800s)•Early American Theaters (1800s)•Modern Theater•Global Diversity•Basic Parts of a Modern Theater Building•Putting on a Play: A Creative Collaboration•Types of Modern Theatrical Companies•Popular PlaysSuggested uses: •Elective Students – no better source for quick easy access to the essentials as a review and reference that can back up your studies and boost your grade•Theater Students – essential details at a glance in a format you can take anywhere, know your craft inside•Theater Lovers – expand your knowledge of theater to appreciate and enjoy the experience even more
The physician assistant (PA), who plays an integral role in contemporary healthcare, needs to have a solid academic and clinical background. Our comprehensive 6-page guide will make it a snap to keep at the ready all that a student will need to know in order to succeed as a PA. From basic medical and surgical knowledge to an overview of the curriculum and professional requirements, this guide covers all the PA essentials in the easy-to-use format our customers have come to rely on us to provide. Each section features "The PA Knows" summary of critical points, set off graphically for easy reference.
The ultimate reference tool and lab partner for any student of science, durably laminated, authored and designed to fit as much info as possible in this handy 6-page format. Separate property tables are broken out for the ease of locating trends while studying and working while other pages offer essential notes about the table's organization and history. Consistently, a best seller since it's first creation, the lamination means you will have it for life and it can survive through chem lab. Topics covered include:•11 by 17 Inch Sized Periodic Table•Extensive Properties Per Element on the Main Table•Color Coded Diagram of a Table Square Defining Properties•Major Families of Elements•Biochemical Periodic Table•Example of Long Version Table•Periodic Trend Tables:•Electronegativity•Atomic Radius•1st Ionization Potential•Electron Affinity•Chemical Properties & Common Uses•Major Natural Isotopes with Percentage of Occurrence
Keep personal information safe from people who have malicious intent to steal, change or destroy it, prevent large-scale attacks on businesses and keep your computer running smoothly with the help of this handy guide that explains how "hackers" will attack and what you can do to protect yourself and your business. Topics covered include:•Terminology•Threats•Malware•Social Engineering•Prevention & Protection•Security Plan•Security Practices & Education•Software & Driver Updates•Anti Virus•Network Security•Public Security
Not sure of how to connect a particular wireless adapter or router to a home computer system? BarCharts has the answer to this problem and more with its up-to-date, 6 page guide. Wireless standards, connection speeds and terminology are examined in comprehensive detail; step-by-step instructions for setting up a wireless network are also provided, as well as troubleshooting tips. With BarCharts, you'll be riding the information superhighway in no time!
Topics for each grade level include: * How to read the grade level standards * Introduction *Ratios & proportional relationships * the number system *And more!
Quick reference to Pathology, the basic cellular response to injuries, with succinct definitions ensuring this guide covers in 6 pages what you would usually find in 30 pages or more. This can be combined with the companion guides Pathology Systemic 1 and 2, putting these concise 6 page guides together for a solid 90 pages of information in 18 pages.
Using the English language while being grammatically correct has never been easier than with the newest 3-panel “Quizzers” version of our best-selling English Grammar guide. A handy set of questions and answers, found in the back of this edition, thoroughly addresses modifiers, punctuation, clauses, and other elements of grammar that the guide covers in detail. As with the original version, each section is formatted for ease of use so that finding what you need is a cinch. Topics covered include: •Subjects •Verbs (Predicates) •Modifiers •Objects •Words •Phrases •Clauses •Connectors •Sentences •…and more!
BarCharts Quick Study - Physics Terminology
Part of the Microsoft Office XP series. Used for creating presentations. Organize and format your material easily and illustrate your points with your own images or clip art. This guide includes detailed information on: NEW FEATURES, main window and its functions, getting help, PowerPoint XP, terminology, standard toolbar, creating, opening, saving and printing a presentation, spell check, formatting toolbar, font formatting, applying design, templates, slide layout, using views, speaker notes, drawing toolbar, autoshapes, picture toolbar, inserting clip art, rotating graphic objects, toolbars, viewing and positioning toolbars.
This 6 page guide covers the most common animal dissection for education in medicine and the sciences.
Basics of Spanish grammar in our easily accessible format. This 4 page guide includes: rules of stress, syllabification and capitalization, nouns and pronouns, articles and adverbs, comparatives and superlatives, adjectives and prepositions, verbs and verb tenses, stem changing and irregular verbs.
This 2 page guide helps the patient or caregiver to understand the causes of incontinence and give helpful hints on its management. Illustrated and well organized. Topics include: normal control of urine, types of incontinence, catheterization, treatment, pelvic floor exercises, skin care and a comprehensive glossary of terms.
Coverage of various herbs for their medicinal purposes. Tables complete with herbs illustrated and information arranged for ease of reference. This 2 page guide includes: twenty five medicinal herbs, herb name, recommended dosage, indications and uses, contraindications, and side effects.
This 4 page guide covers the basic principles of psychology for introductory courses. It includes information on sensation, perception, memory, personality, abnormal behavior and much more.
Complete labeled illustrations of the sections of the heart and their functions. Illustrations by award-winning medical illustrator Vince Perez. This guide includes detailed diagrams of: circulation, anterior heart, posterior heart, interior heart, nerves and arteries, beginning of diastole, end of diastole, systole, end of systole, heart in diastole, and heart in systole.
This 6 page guide includes information on symptoms, treatment and tips for wide range of medical emergencies.
Get the most use out of your local library with the help of this comprehensive 6 page study guide covering different aspects of the library-going experience. Wanting to know the types of books libraries carry or how to utilize the Dewey Decimal system? This information and more can be found within each jam-packed page, complete with key definitions, detailed lists, and helpful charts and tables. Whether you’re a novice library patron or a seasoned veteran, this guide is for you! Topics covered include: •Library Services •Parts of the Library •Library Behavior & Book Care •Library Cards •E-readers & E-books •Finding Materials in a Library •Reference Tools •…and more!
BarCharts understands that proper managing of employees within a company results in a happier, more productive work environment - that's why our newest 6 page guide will come in handy for any business leader! Comprehensive details regarding every type of management are featured, along with key definitions and useful tips to help achieve office harmony.
An academic/historical overview, not a religious commentary, our 6 page guide portrays the historical significance of the key figures of the Old Testament, divided into chronological sections. Certain to appeal to all readers, this guide is presented in outline format for easy use, and is jam-packed with information, as well as Scriptural references, illustrations and graphic elements to complement the text.
Designed to illustrate the importance of management leadership in the business world, our information-packed 6 page guide is sure to resonate with students and businesspeople, alike. Clear explanations of key terms and principles, as well as theories and their proponents, are enhanced by vivid graphics.