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ERIC Number: ED412509
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 102
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-590-06542-4
30 Collaborative Books for Your Class To Make and Share! Easy Patterns and How-to's for Creating a Year's Worth of Thematic Rhyming Books. Grades K-2.
Spann, Mary Beth
This book offers a collection of 30 fun-filled book-writing and book-making projects guaranteed to engage beginning writers of every ability level. Intended for teachers of kindergarten through grade 2, the book provides an easy-to-implement approach to bookmaking. Each of the books is thematic in content and shape and use rhyming poetry as a creative way to build literacy. The shapes of the books are designed to match different topics and seasons that children can relate to, such as: time ("Tick-Tock Clock"), animals ("Giant Dinosaurs,""Playful Penguin"), Halloween ("Orange Pumpkin"), and the weather ("Frosty Snowman,""Weather Window"). The books are simple to execute and assemble and are easily completed in a week. The guide begins with instructions, publishing tips, and suggestions for sharing the books. (CR)
Scholastic Inc., 2931 East McCarty Street, Jefferson City, MO 65102 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A