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Grandfather S Journey

Author : Allen Say
ISBN : 0547350538
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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A picture book masterpiece from Caldecott medal winner Allen Say now available in paperback! Lyrical, breathtaking, splendid—words used to describe Allen Say’s Grandfather’s Journey when it was first published. At once deeply personal yet expressing universally held emotions, this tale of one man’s love for two countries and his constant desire to be in both places captured readers’ attention and hearts. Fifteen years later, it remains as historically relevant and emotionally engaging as ever.
Category: Juvenile Fiction

Grandfather S Journey Read Aloud

Author : Allen Say
ISBN : 0544332598
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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When he was a young man, Allen Say’s grandfather left his home in Japan to explore the world. He began his journey by crossing the Pacific Ocean on a steamship, then wandered the deserts, farmlands, and cities of North America. Allen Say lovingly tells the story of his own family’s cross-cultural history in elegant watercolor paintings that earned him a Caldecott Medal in 1994. This twentieth-anniversary edition of the modern classic features read-aloud audio and an introduction by Allen Say.
Category: Juvenile Fiction

Grandfather S Journey

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ISBN : 0590488643
Genre : Grandfathers
File Size : 28.87 MB
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A Japanese American man recounts his grandfather's journey to America which he later also undertakes, and the feelings of being torn by a love for two different countries.
Category: Grandfathers

International Handbook Of English Language Teaching

Author : Jim Cummins
ISBN : 9780387463018
Genre : Education
File Size : 76.80 MB
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This two volume handbook provides a comprehensive examination of policy, practice, research and theory related to English Language Teaching in international contexts. More than 70 chapters highlight the research foundation for best practices, frameworks for policy decisions, and areas of consensus and controversy in second language acquisition and pedagogy. The Handbook provides a unique resource for policy makers, educational administrators, and researchers concerned with meeting the increasing demand for effective English language teaching. It offers a strongly socio-cultural view of language learning and teaching. It is comprehensive and global in perspective with a range of fresh new voices in English language teaching research.
Category: Education

New Kid In School

Author : Debra Rader
ISBN : 9780807743140
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This book provides educators and support staff with viable and inspired ways to meet the particular needs of children in transition. This ground-breaking volume provides a model of transition education that can be used in all elementary schools, public, independent, and international, and is easily integrated into an existing curriculum. The authors have chosen quality children's literature as a springboard for learning about transitions and have developed excellent follow-up activities to use in the classroom and creative ideas for cross-curricular connections. Appendices include Children's Literature Resources, Suggested Resources Related to Transition, and Tips for Parents.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Reagan S Rescue

Author : Greg Williams
ISBN : 069267862X
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When, on July 2, 2006, Greg Williams lost his 2 1⁄2 year old granddaughter, Reagan Emery Williams, a victim of child abuse, he faced a choice: despair or action. Vowing that his "Sunshine" would be not just another statistic but, instead, a cause, Greg and his wife Marsha, along with Reagan's maternal grandparents, created Reagan's Rescue to raise awareness of Shaken Baby Syndrome (Abusive Head Trauma). The tangible effects of their advocacy and outreach and the progress Reagan's Rescue has made have left an impression locally, statewide, and even on the national and international levels. Before that terrible Sunday afternoon in July, Greg had kept a journal for Reagan, to be given to her on her 18th birthday. After her death, he continued to write to her. In these pages, he shares his journey, from initial shock and often debilitating grief to a search for knowledge, wisdom, peace, and purpose, all to perpetuate Reagan's memory and her legacy and to bring hope to others who are just beginning their own journeys.
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Children S Literature

Author : Barbara Stoodt
ISBN : 0732940125
Genre : Children
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To The Land Of Opportunity A Grandfather S Journey

Author : George Varghese
ISBN : 1544704038
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A youthful dream of becoming a doctor carried George Varghese from a village in India to regional and national prominence as a medical specialist, diagnostician, educator and visionary.
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Literature Based Teaching In The Content Areas

Author : Carole Cox
ISBN : 9781452237619
Genre : Education
File Size : 74.41 MB
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Grounded in theory and best-practices research, this practical text provides teachers with 40 strategies for using fiction and non-fiction trade books to teach in five key content areas: language arts and reading, social studies, mathematics, science, and the arts. Each strategy provides everything a teacher needs to get started: a classroom example that models the strategy, a research-based rationale, relevant content standards, suggested books, reader-response questions and prompts, assessment ideas, examples of how to adapt the strategy for different grade levels (K–2, 3–5, and 6–8), and ideas for differentiating instruction for English language learners and struggling students. Throughout the book, student work samples and classroom vignettes bring the content to life.
Category: Education