ERIC Number: ED432553
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
The Busy Teacher's Lesson Plan Book.
This book offers ideas to help teachers balance their literacy curriculum. It includes a flexible lesson plan format, literacy-based ideas, authors' birthday calendars, a special events calendar, a comprehensive theme-based book list, a teacher's view of assessment, charts and reproducibles, and pocket-pouch folders for storing loose papers and supplies. The first section of the book includes the following topics: "The Busy Teacher's Lesson Plan Book,""How to Use This Book,""The Balanced Literacy Classroom,""Special Events Calendar,""Authors' Birthday Calendar,""Young Authors' Birthday Calendar,""Three Year Calendar,""Class Record," and "Substitute Teacher Information." The second section offers a wide variety of suggestions for creative lesson planning (e.g., poet tree, story surveys, sticker stories, feelings journal, puppet path storyboard, environmental alphabet, and food group cube). The third section features a teacher's view of assessment, a master summary chart, reproducibles, and a bibliography. (SM)
Descriptors: Creative Teaching, Elementary School Teachers, Holistic Approach, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Planning, Primary Education
Crystal Springs Books, 10 Sharon Rd., Peterborough, NH 03458; Tel: 800-321-0401 (Toll Free) ($12.50).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A