ERIC Number: ED449797
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
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Short on Time, Long on Learning: Activities for Those Teachable Moments. Professional Growth Series.
This book provides activities for fourth, fifth, and sixth grade teachers and librarians to use in the spare moments that can be transformed into educational experiences. The activities range from individual paper-and-pencil games, to partner activities, to whole-class ideas, and combinations thereof. The activities are arranged by subject (i.e., language arts, social studies, science, math, music, art, and thinking skills/problem solving) and within each subject by level of participation. Reproducible sheets for the activities are provided. Appendices include a chart of activities especially useful for librarians and solutions for the activities. An index provides curriculum links. (Contains 31 references.) (MES)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Cooperative Learning, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Science, Intermediate Grades, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Music Activities, Problem Solving, School Libraries, Social Studies, Thinking Skills
Linworth Publishing, Inc., 480 E. Wilson Bridge Rd., Suite L, Worthington, OH 43085 ($39.95). Tel: 800-786-5017 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.linworth.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners; Teachers
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Note: A publication of "The Book Report '&' Library Talk."