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Danielson, Kathy Everts; Lickteig, Mary J. – School Library Media Activities Monthly, 2003
Discusses the benefits of using informative trade children's books in elementary science instruction. Presents an annotated bibliography of 15 trade books that have special features that should complement any active science curriculum. (AEF)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Childrens Literature, Educational Resources, Elementary Education
Bataille, Gretchen Mueller – 1978
Avoidance of stereotypes and realistic portrayal of American Indian life are among the criteria used for the references included in this annotated bibliography. The volume is intended to assist Iowa teachers, particularly of language arts and social studies, in correcting misconceptions about American Indians by identifying materials and resources…
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, American Indian Education, American Indian Literature, American Indians
Stalker, John C., Comp. – 1979
The items selected for this bibliography are designed to help teachers discover and evaluate the well-written children's books that are available. The listing includes general guides to the field of children's literature, the basic tools for finding available trade books, journals where books are reviewed, annual lists of recommended books,…
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education
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Wray, David – Reading, 1980
Reports on a review of the resources available in the author's school--a large junior school in an industrial area in Cumbria--for the teaching and development of reading skills. Presents several recommendations for improving the provision and use of reading resources. (GT)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Elementary Education, Information Seeking, Information Sources
Cunningham, Patricia; And Others – 1981
The study unit on American Indians in Oklahoma for grades K-6 provides suggested multi-curriculum activities and resources for educators to use as an introduction for all students, Indian and non-Indian. Goals of the multi-curriculum based study unit include: (1) developing an awareness of the origin of Native American culture; (2) making the…
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indian Studies, American Indians, Art Activities
Barron, Daniel D. – School Library Media Activities Monthly, 1999
Presents a list of resources that focus on the concept of time, telling time, and calendars. Includes nonfiction books for librarians, teachers and older readers; books for younger readers; poems; trivia; Web sites; and search sites. (AEF)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Educational Resources, Elementary Education, Information Sources
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Martinez, Miriam; Nash, Marcia F. – Language Arts, 1993
Presents annotations of 26 picture books and chapter books in a number of different formats/genres that impart information but are not necessarily nonfiction. (RS)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Fiction
Entler, Deron; White, Maureen – School Library Media Activities Monthly, 1999
Presents "favorite" children's literature review sites selected according to criteria of authority, quality of reviews, Web design, usefulness, and navigatability. Describes the sites in terms of the criteria as well as special features and suggested search strategies. Sites are categorized as: Children's Literature Journals Online;…
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Evaluation Criteria, Information Sources