"A" Is for Aloha

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Author: Stephanie Feeney

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824807221

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Introduces the English alphabet with words representing significant elements of Hawaiian culture.

A is for Aloha

A Hawai'i Alphabet

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Author: U'ilani Goldsberry

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press

ISBN: 1585366323

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Completing our acclaimed Discover America State by State series is A is for Aloha: AHawaii Alphabet. The landscape of Hawaii is as exotic as its history and people. Written and illustrated by native Hawaiians, U'ilani Goldsberry and Tammy Yee, Ais for Aloha is a lovingly created introduction to one of the most-visited places on Earth. From the meaning of the word aloha to the plight of the state bird author U'ilani Goldsberry answers questions that most Malihinis have about this lush multi-island paradise. Author U'ilani Goldsberry was born on the island of Maui, in the small town of Pu'unene. She now lives in La'ie on the northeastern coast of O'ahu. She has written a variety of books including three Auntie U'i books. Illustrator Tammy Yee grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii. She currently lives in Windward O'ahu.

Multicultural Literature and Response

Affirming Diverse Voices

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Author: Lynn Atkinson Smolen,Ruth A. Oswald

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1598844741

Category: Education

Page: 453

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All students need access to books in which they can see themselves--not just their physical appearance, but their culture and language, as well. "Multicultural Literature and Response: Affirming Diverse Voices" was written to help teachers and librarians find and use the best multicultural books in the service of reading comprehension and more. Underscoring the necessity of selecting quality literature that authentically, sensitively, and accurately portrays different groups, the book defines multicultural literature and provides a strong argument for its importance in schools and libraries. Expert contributors guide users to multicultural authors and illustrators who portrays U.S. ethnic and cultural groups, and they suggest ways to integrate this literature with writing, fluency development, storytelling, and audiovisuals. Extensive lists of books and websites that feature multicultural literature, as well as of authors, illustrators, and publishers of multicultural literature, make it easy to include such works in programs across the curriculum.

Mr. Kiko Searches for Aloha

A Coqui’s Journey

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Author: Marion Louise

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1504972716

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 26

View: 2016

Mr. Kiko Searches for Aloha is a children’s picture book, for ages four to eight, with cultural implications and highlighting the values of individual differences. The coqui, a singing tree frog of Puerto Rican fame, finds himself as a misfit in Hawai`i. Not by choice, Kiko faces the other species in the rainforest and comes to know true rejection. Will there ever be any aloha for this new arrival?

Hawaii

Past and Present

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Author: Joanne Mattern

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1448808294

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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Nicknamed the "Aloha State," Hawaii is a great deal more than surfers and sunny beaches. This book covers all the basics that students need to know about the fiftieth state, which is the only state comprised of volcanic islands. A timeline of important events and a listing of key facts about the state are also included.

Ready, Set, Grow!

A Kid's Guide to Gardening

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Author: Rebecca Spohn

Publisher: Good Year Books

ISBN: 1596471328

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

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Provides instructions for indoor and outdoor gardening projects, as well as recipes and ideas for crafts using garden produce.

Hawaii Is a Rainbow

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Author: Stephanie Feeney

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824810078

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Explores the natural wonders, people, and customs of Hawaii, in photographs grouped by color. A section in the back of the book provides additional information.

Multicultural Explorations

Joyous Journeys with Books

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Author: Mary Ann Heltshe,Audrey Burie Kirchner

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 276

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Presents lesson plans for social studies teachers to teach elementary school students about other lands and cultures

High Speed LAN Technology Handbook

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Author: Dhiman D. Chowdhury

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540665977

Category: Computers

Page: 497

View: 7307

This book teaches the architectures, design principles, and troubleshooting techniques of a LAN, imparted via the presentation of a broad scope of data and computer communication standards, real-world inter-networking techniques, architectures, hardware, software, protocols, technologies and services as they relate to the design, implementation and troubleshooting of such a network.

Gallagher Girls , Band 4: Mit Spionen spielt man nicht

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Author: Ally Carter

Publisher: Planet! in der Thienemann-Esslinger Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3522652665

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 272

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Aufregung bei den Gallagher Girls! Cammie muss mit ihrer Freundin Bex in London untertauchen, denn sie schwebt in großer Gefahr. Doch auch hier überschlagen sich die Ereignisse. Cammies Lehrer Mr Solomon taucht unerwartet auf und verhält sich höchst verdächtig. Das MI6 ist ihm dicht auf den Fersen. Ist er etwa ein Doppelagent, der für den geheimnisvollen Cavan-Zirkel arbeitet? Cammie weiß nicht, wem sie noch vertrauen soll, und gleichzeitig geht ihr Mr Solomons letzte Warnung nicht mehr aus dem Kopf: Der Gallagher Akademie droht unmittelbare Gefahr ...

Aloha Is

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Author: Tammy Paikai

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781597002455

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 19

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Describes all the different meanings of aloha.

Best books for children

preschool through grade 6. Supplement to the eighth edition

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Author: Catherine Barr

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781591580850

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 1783

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Aloha Elvis

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Author: Jerry Hopkins

Publisher: Bess Press

ISBN: 9781573062732

Category: Music

Page: 100

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On Elvis' first visit to Hawaii in 1957, fans filled Honolulu Stadium for not one, but two concert performances. That was the beginning of Elvis' enduring relationahip with the islands, which included two additional benefit concerts, three films, and several vacation stays. For Elvis fans and those interested in Hawaii's music history, Aloha Elvis describes Elvis' love affair with the islands and includes over 100 photographs, some never before published, of Elvis and the people and places he encountered in Hawaii.

The Etheridge New Testament

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Author: Bruce a. Th D. Klein

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1304734684

Category: Religion

Page: 392

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This is the Peshitta (Syriac) New Testament translated into English by John Wesley Etheridge. This is an Aramaic into English translation.

Der Tomorrow Code

Thriller

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Author: Brian Falkner

Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag

ISBN: 3423414758

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 420

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Tane und Rebecca erhalten eine rätselhafte Nachricht: eine anscheinend endlose Sequenz von Nullen und Einsen. Sie schaffen es, die Botschaft zu entschlüsseln. Doch die Freude über den Erfolg währt nicht lange – die Nachricht kommt aus der Zukunft (abgeschickt von ihnen selbst) und prophezeit nichts anderes als den Weltuntergang! Nur Tane und Rebecca können die Katastrophe verhindern. Doch die Zeit läuft gegen sie. Langsam, aber unerbittlich setzt ein Massensterben ein...

Emerging Directions in Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing

EUC 2006 Workshops: NCUS, SecUbiq, USN, TRUST, ESO, and MSA, Seoul, Korea, August 1-4, 2006, Proceedings

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Author: Xiaobo Zhou,Oleg Sokolsky,Eun-Sun Jung,Lu Yan,Zili Shao,Dong-Chun Lee,Yi Mu,Daeyoung Kim,Young-Sik Jeong,Cheng-Zhong Xu

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540368507

Category: Computers

Page: 1034

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Here are the refereed proceedings of the EUC 2006 workshops, held in conjunction with the IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing in Seoul, Korea, August 2006. The book presents 102 revised papers spanning six workshops: network-centric ubiquitous systems (NCUS 2006), security in ubiquitous computing systems (SecUbiq 2006), RFID and ubiquitous sensor networks (USN 2006), trustworthiness, reliability and services in ubiquitous and sensor networks (TRUST 2006), embedded software optimization (ESO 2006), and multimedia solution and assurance in ubiquitous information systems (MSA 2006).

Issues in Life Sciences: Botany and Plant Biology Research: 2011 Edition

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Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 1464963436

Category: Science

Page: 3674

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Issues in Life Sciences: Botany and Plant Biology Research: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Life Sciences—Botany and Plant Biology Research. The editors have built Issues in Life Sciences: Botany and Plant Biology Research: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Life Sciences—Botany and Plant Biology Research in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Life Sciences: Botany and Plant Biology Research: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.

Aeronautical Air-Ground Data Link Communications

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Author: Mohamed Slim Ben Mahmoud,Christophe Guerber,Nicolas Larrieu,Alain Pirovano,José Radzik

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119006856

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 150

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This book deals with air-ground aeronautical communications. The main goal is to give the reader a survey of the currently deployed, emerging and future communications systems dedicated to digital data communications between the aircraft and the ground, namely the data link. Those communication systems show specific properties relatively to those commonly used for terrestrial communications. In this book, the system architectures are more specifically considered from the access to the application layers as radio and physical functionalities have already been addressed in detail in others books. The first part is an introduction to aeronautical communications, their specific concepts, properties, requirements and terminology. The second part presents the currently used systems for air ground communications in continental and oceanic area. The third part enlightens the reader on the emerging and future communication systems and some leading research projects focused on this scope. Finally, before the conclusion, the fourth part gives several main challenges and research directions currently under investigation.

Aloha, Kanani (American Girl: Girl of the Year 2011, Book 1)

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Author: Lisa Yee

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 1338197312

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 124

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Kanani loves helping out in her family's store and sharing the wonders of Hawaii with visitors. When her chic cousin Rachel from Manhattan comes to stay for a month, Kanani can't wait to get to know her cousin and help Rachel feel at home. But a clash of cultures ensures, and Kanani feels ignored. She tries to extend hospitality but everything she does seems to make Rachel unhappy. How can she find a way to connect with her cousin and make things better? Sometimes people who want help the least need it the most-- her mother tells her. After a mixup with a diary leads to a fight, Kanani reaches out to Rachel in an openhearted spirit of caring and good will, and discovers that she has misjudged her cousin. In the process, Kanani learns the true meaning of Hawaii's aloha spirit.