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The Thesaurus for Kids

Author : Evelyn Pesiri
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An illustrated thesaurus containing synonyms, antonyms, and idioms for more than 2,000 words.

Simon Schuster Thesaurus for Children

Author : Simon & Schuster
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The Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children provides students with the tools they need to build their vocabulary, improve their writing skills, and express themselves more accurately and precisely. The thesaurus is packed with information that encourages children to expand their knowledge of the English language. With over 800 main entries and 5,000 synonyms, the Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children helps young writers make correct word choices and avoid repetition. It stimulates children's creativity and gives them a new understanding of the complex resources of language. SOME SIMON & SCHUSTER THESAURUS FOR CHILDREN HIGHLIGHTS: • More than 800 entries and 5,000 synonyms • Entries that give parts of speech, definitions, and example sentences • Easy-to-use cross-references • A complete index of all the synonyms, antonyms, phrases, and idioms • Special word banks that contain additional word choices • Unique word alerts that warn of possible problems in grammar or word use • Common phrases and idioms Synonyms that include definitions and one or more example sentences

Thesaurus Rex

Author : Laya Steinberg
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Follow this mischievous dinosaur as he frolics, rollicks, frisks and romps. Each colorful page introduces simple synonyms and a fun-filled way to build vocabulary and word recognition. Ages 3 to 7 years Colour illustrations

The Everything Kids Spelling Book

Author : Shelley Galloway Sabga
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Is it "i before e except after c"? Or is it the other way around? Let's face it, most children struggle with spelling. But now they have a fun and easy way to learn all the tips and tricks to spell with confidence. With this book, kids will: Learn basic spelling rules, like "change y to i and add es." Understand punctuation, capitalization, and other technical parts of spelling. Pick up helpful tricks, like putting words into songs and rhymes. Learn fun games and exercises to practice spelling. Study spelling lists to master even the toughest words. And more! Along with 30 fun-filled puzzles and activities, this book offers children, parents, and teachers all the tools they need to buzz with spelling success!

Children s Writer s Word Book

Author : Alijandra Mogilner
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In this revised and expanded 2nd edition, Children's Writer's Word Book helps you immediately determine if you're using the right vocabulary and language for your audience. With its intuitive organization, you'll easily find appropriate words for children of various ages, and discover substitute words that might work even better. This comprehensive resource keeps you in touch with reading levels for today's kids, and saves you valuable research time by putting all the information you need in one volume. You'll find: • Lists of specific words that are introduced at seven key reading levels (kindergarten through sixth grade) • A thesaurus of those words with synonyms, annotated with reading levels • Detailed guidelines for sentence length, word usage, and themes at each reading level • A thorough explanation of guidelines for national standards on reading This new edition also addresses important timely topics of the day, such as disability issues and sensitivity to race, religion, and culture. Other new additions relate to divorce, the concept of death, space exploration, the internet, fantasy and science fiction, ethnic and cultural pride, and much more. With Children's Writer's Word Book, 2nd edition, you can rest assured you'll be able to address your young audience with a vocabulary and style they'll understand and enjoy—and improve your chances with children's publishers.

Microsoft Word for Kids

Author : Susan Christie Woodward
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Presents step-by-step instructions for using a word processing program for writing projects and organizing personal data.

Children s Illustrated Thesaurus

Author : Dorling Kindersley, Inc.
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"Based on an original text published by HarperCollins Publishers"--Page facing title page.

Kids Have All the Write Stuff

Author : Sharon A. Edwards
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Offers parents strategies for implementing writing as a regular part of family life

Stretching Students Vocabulary

Author : Karen Bromley
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Presents more than seventy strategies for building third- through eighth-grade students' vocabularies using sound, context, structure, and word investigation, and includes reproducibles and related Web addresses.

Literacy Work Stations

Author : Debbie Diller
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Practical suggestions to prepare over a dozen literacy work stations that link to instruction and make preparation and management easy for teachers.

Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors

Author : Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
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The first print edition in more than 5 years contains a total of 10,773 vocabulary terms with 206 descriptors and 210 "use" references that are new to this thesaurus for locating precise terms from the controlled vocabulary used to index the ERIC database.

Just Look n Learn German Picture Dictionary

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Labeled drawings provide the German equivalent for hundreds of basic English words.

Cataloging Correctly for Kids

Author : Sheila S. Intner
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Explains the unique ways that children look for information and how to approach cataloging accordingly, including a discussion of AACR2, MARC, nonprint materials, and Library of Congress children's headings.

The Kids Stuff Book of Reading and Language Arts for the Middle Grades

Author : Imogene Forte
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Classroom Confidential

Author : Laurel J. Schmidt
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Laurel Schmidt's gone on assignment, interviewing master educators, observing their classrooms, and uncovering the twelve secrets that all stand-out teachers share. The result, Classroom Confidential, is the ultimate paperback mentor for novices and veterans alike, an across-the-curriculum guidebook with the scoop on how best practices can make you a great teacher. Brimming with practical instructional strategies, tips on classroom management, and hundreds of leads on teaching resources, all in a read-it-today-do-it-tomorrow format, Classroom Confidentialdishes the goods on every aspect of successful teaching, including: using multiple intelligences to master content standards authentic reading and writing activities inquiry-based instruction teaching for social justice reaching special-needs students community as classroom hands-on social studies projects integrating the arts into academics. Schmidt gives you everything you need to double or triple your instructional capabilities, including a step-by-step plan to improve parent-teacher communication, guidelines for avoiding burnout, and a do-it-yourself kit for creating a culture of success in your classroom. Go behind closed doors and into the minds of outstanding educators to discover why the inside story about their success is so important to yours. Read Classroom Confidentialand be in the know about what makes a great teacher.

Internet for Kids

Author : Deneen Frazier
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This is an "online activities" (not a how-to) book with special software to be used in the home or at school. It shows kids, teachers, and parents how to gather information online; to share information with other kids; to communicate with older people and experts; to perform experiments; to take part in online discussions and forums; to have fun (using online games); and more.

365 Fun Activities for Parents Teachers and Kids

Author : Consumer Guide
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Month and weeklong observances, special days, and holidays are accompanied by activities and projects that encompass history, math, science, geography, music, art, and literature

Chambers Students Thesaurus

Author : PAT BULHOSEN
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Specifically compiled for students aged 15+, Chambers Students' Thesaurus offers an extensive and up-to-date selection of synonyms, antonyms and related words. In addition, over one hundred entries feature special panels examining the context and tone of the synonyms, and a practical supplement demonstrates many ways to bring life to all kinds of original writing.

The English Language Arts Handbook

Author : Susan Jane Tchudi
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Demonstrates ways to enhance students' language and thinking, providing overviews of various theories regarding literacy education, discussion on related issues, and activities to put theory into practice.

Internet Directory for Kids and Parents

Author : Barbara Moran
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Lists addresses for sites covering sports, toys, art, science, history, careers, genealogy, health, finances, pets, cooking, movies, and ecology, and discusses filtering software