ERIC Number: ED450368
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
A Bookbag of the Bag Ladies' Best: Resources, Ideas, and Hands-On Activities for the K-5 Classroom.
Simmons, Karen; Guinn, Cindy
Encouraging interactive learning and motivating K-5 students, this book presents step-by-step directions, drawings, black line masters, and photographs for 48 thematic classroom projects that use everyday items. The first chapter discusses the history of the "bag ladies." The second chapter describes how to gather, make, and store classroom supplies. Chapters 3 through 9 present activities involving science, language, reading, math, writing, homework, and graduation. Chapter 10 presents black line masters. (RS)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Educational Resources, Elementary Education, Homework, Language Arts, Mathematics Activities, Reading Instruction, Science Activities, Student Motivation, Thematic Approach, Writing Assignments
Maupin House Publishing, Inc., PO Box 90148, 32 SW 42 Street, Gainesville, FL 32607-0147 ($19.95). Tel: 800-524-0634 (Toll Free). Web site: http://www.maupinhouse.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Illustrated by Cindy Guinn.