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10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Art, ed. , v.
10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Art, ed. , v.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Art, ed. , v.

This guide explores ten art projects students can work on with friends at local makerspaces. 3D printers, graphic computer programs, creative mobile apps, traditional arts and crafts supplies, and even LEGOs are just some of the tools used in the projects described in this book.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Language Arts, ed. , v.
10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Language Arts, ed. , v.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Language Arts, ed. , v.

Makerspaces, equipped with 3D printers, laser cutters, robotics, and other high-tech tools, are often associated with STEM programs like science, math, and technology. Educators have discovered that the learning opportunities makerspaces offer can be just as valuable in other curriculum areas as well. This volume fuses this technology with the Language Arts.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Math, ed. , v.
10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Math, ed. , v.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Math, ed. , v.

This book will focus on makerspace projects that will help students with math. Complete with detailed directions and examples, it provides new methods of learning and mastering mathematical concepts.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Science, ed. , v.
10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Science, ed. , v.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Science, ed. , v.

This guide brings science to life with ten makerspace activities using sewing machines, laser cutters, 3D printers, electronics, woodworking tools, and metalworking equipment. Makers will develop new people and project skills, build confidence by overcoming challenges, and possibly discover innovative ways to address modern-day issues with science.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Social Studies, ed. , v.
10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Social Studies, ed. , v.

10 Great Makerspace Projects Using Social Studies, ed. , v.

This guide provides step-by-step instructions to help both educators and students experience social studies projects like never before. Readers will learn how to implement STEM principles to make social studies hands-on and fun at the same time.

10 Steps to Managing Change in Schools, ed. , v.
10 Steps to Managing Change in Schools, ed. , v.

10 Steps to Managing Change in Schools, ed. , v.

This book provides educators with a proven, practical, and broadly applicable system for implementing new practices methodically and effectively.

10 Success Factors for Literacy Intervention, ed. , v.
10 Success Factors for Literacy Intervention, ed. , v.

10 Success Factors for Literacy Intervention, ed. , v.

This book explains why more schools aren't seeing significant improvement in students' reading ability when they implement Response to Intervention (RTI) or Multitiered Systems of Support (MTSS) in their literacy programs, and what successful schools are doing that sets them apart. Includes 10 success factors for implementing MTSS.

101 Strategies to Make Academic Vocabulary Stick, ed. , v.
101 Strategies to Make Academic Vocabulary Stick, ed. , v.

101 Strategies to Make Academic Vocabulary Stick, ed. , v.

This book is a guide to how to teach the essential, high-frequency words that appear in academic contexts—and reverse the disadvantages of what she calls "word poverty." It provides a selection of engaging strategies to help educators across all content areas and grade levels not only teach students a large quantity of words but also ensure that they know these words well.

17,000 Classroom Visits Can’t Be Wrong, ed. , v.
17,000 Classroom Visits Can’t Be Wrong, ed. , v.

17,000 Classroom Visits Can’t Be Wrong, ed. , v.

This text will help teachers transition from simply planning instruction to designing high-quality student work. The authors share stories of successful practice and practical tools ready for immediate classroom application, and also provide opportunities for reflection and closure designed to help teachers consider (or reconsider) their current beliefs and practices.

20 Fun Facts About the Moon, ed. , v.
20 Fun Facts About the Moon, ed. , v.

20 Fun Facts About the Moon, ed. , v.

This book takes readers on an exciting trip to our only natural satellite. Stunning images of the moon, as well as detailed diagrams, are sure to amaze readers.

5 Myths About Classroom Technology, ed. , v.
5 Myths About Classroom Technology, ed. , v.

5 Myths About Classroom Technology, ed. , v.

This book explains how you can assess and answer your students’ technology needs in terms of access, purpose, and audience--and why you and your school cannot afford to keep students from using technology in their education.

A Better Approach to Mobile Devices, ed. , v.
A Better Approach to Mobile Devices, ed. , v.

A Better Approach to Mobile Devices, ed. , v.

This book offers school and district leaders concise, practical advice on how to set up a hybrid mobile technology program or shift an existing 1:1 or BYOD program to the more flexible, cost-effective, equitable, and learning-focused hybrid approach.

A City Through Time, ed. , v.
A City Through Time, ed. , v.

A City Through Time, ed. , v.

This book follows the progress of an imaginary city through six key periods of time, each captured by a scene of the city and zooming in on key buildings like a Roman bathhouse, medieval castle, and a modern skyscraper. Illustrations introduce the reader to the people who lived there, from Greek slaves to modern-day commuters.

A Close Look at Close Reading, ed. , v.
A Close Look at Close Reading, ed. , v.

A Close Look at Close Reading, ed. , v.

This book explains how to teach young learners to be close readers and how to make close reading a habit of practice in the elementary classroom. It explores text complexity and how to determine if a particular text is right for your learning purposes and your students.

A Close Look at Close Reading, ed. , v.
A Close Look at Close Reading, ed. , v.

A Close Look at Close Reading, ed. , v.

This book explains how to teach middle and high school students to be close readers, how to make close reading a habit of practice across the content areas, and why doing so will build content knowledge. It explores text complexity and how to determine if a particular text is right for your learning purposes and your students.

A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology, and the Cell, ed. , v.
A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology, and the Cell, ed. , v.

A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology, and the Cell, ed. , v.

Surveys the many subjects that comprise the field of biology and includes an overview of the development of biology, microbiology, and cell theory.

A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core, ed. , v.
A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core, ed. , v.

A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core, ed. , v.

Combining the goals of the Common Core State Standards with the principles of differentiation, the authors present an eight-step process to help teachers make intellectually rigorous curriculum accessible to a broad range of students. With examples across grade levels and content areas and a checklist for reflection on the steps, this text demonstrates how to meet high expectations with responsive instruction and help students grow as thinkers and problem solvers.

Activism and the School Librarian, ed. , v.
Activism and the School Librarian, ed. , v.

Activism and the School Librarian, ed. , v.

This book provides practical strategies and step-by-step plans for developing advocacy initiatives for school libraries.

Ancient Egypt, ed. , v.
Ancient Egypt, ed. , v.

Ancient Egypt, ed. , v.

Explores the society, politics and beliefs of Ancient Egypt and the surrounding Nile Valley region, along with the cultural achievements of this ancient civilization.

Animals Alive, ed. , v.
Animals Alive, ed. , v.

Animals Alive, ed. , v.

Explains biodiversity, discusses the role animals play in ecosystems, describes the threats affecting the lives of animals, and profiles various animals, including jaguars, black rhinoceros, and bluefin tuna.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.
Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "arriba" y "debajo" a través de oraciones simples y texto repetitivo ilustrado. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Assessing Multilingual Learners, ed. , v.
Assessing Multilingual Learners, ed. , v.

Assessing Multilingual Learners, ed. , v.

This book addresses the needs of multilingual students who enter a new school and have to learn to adapt to a new country and a new language—and they must be assessed along with their peers. It presents the story of Ana, a newcomer to the United States and its school system and, in a month-by-month format, reveals how assessment affects students, teachers, families, and school leaders. It shows teachers how to collect, analyze, and act upon data about multilingual learners.

Assessment Literacy for Educators in a Hurry, ed. , v.
Assessment Literacy for Educators in a Hurry, ed. , v.

Assessment Literacy for Educators in a Hurry, ed. , v.

This book condenses the complexities of educational testing to six practical and action-oriented understandings about validity, reliability, fairness, score reporting, formative assessment, and affective assessment, in order to improve assessment practices and build a case for stopping ineffective ones.

Attack of the Teenage Brain!, ed. , v.
Attack of the Teenage Brain!, ed. , v.

Attack of the Teenage Brain!, ed. , v.

This book explores the neurological and evolutionary factors that drive teenage behavior and can affect both achievement and engagement. The author proposes a redesign of educational practices and learning environments to deliberately develop teens' cognitive capacity to manage their emotions, prioritize, and focus.

Aullar, rugir, mugir y ladrar: Un libro sobre sonidos de animales (Howl, Growl, Mooo, Whooo: A Book of Animals Sounds), ed. , v.
Aullar, rugir, mugir y ladrar: Un libro sobre sonidos de animales (Howl, Growl, Mooo, Whooo: A Book of Animals Sounds), ed. , v.

Aullar, rugir, mugir y ladrar: Un libro sobre sonidos de animales (Howl, Growl, Mooo, Whooo: A Book of Animals Sounds), ed. , v.

Grandes fotos y texto enseña los lectores jovenes acerca de los sonidos animales. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Authentic Learning in the Digital Age, ed. , v.
Authentic Learning in the Digital Age, ed. , v.

Authentic Learning in the Digital Age, ed. , v.

The author offers insightful answers based on her experience as a classroom teacher at the Science Leadership Academy, a public high school in Philadelphia that offers a rigorous college-prep curriculum and boasts a 99 percent graduation rate. Outlined is a framework for learning structured around five core values: inquiry, research, collaboration, presentation, and reflection.

Balanced Leadership for Powerful Learning, ed. , v.
Balanced Leadership for Powerful Learning, ed. , v.

Balanced Leadership for Powerful Learning, ed. , v.

This book identifies the 21 responsibilities associated with student achievement and shows how they relate to three key elements of effective leadership; establishing a clear focus, managing change, and developing a purposeful community.

Battle of Gettysburg, ed. , v.
Battle of Gettysburg, ed. , v.

Battle of Gettysburg, ed. , v.

This book details the Battle of Gettysburg, which occurred July 1-3, 1863. Learn what led up to the battle, including Fort Sumter and the secession of the Southern states, and about the key historical figures, including General Robert E. Lee and his Army of Northern Virginia, Major General George G. Meade and the Union's Army of the Potomac, Union president Abraham Lincoln, Confederate president Jefferson Davis, and military leaders George Pickett, and James Longstreet.

Battles of Lexington and Concord, ed. , v.
Battles of Lexington and Concord, ed. , v.

Battles of Lexington and Concord, ed. , v.

This book details the Battles of Lexington and Concord, which occurred April 19, 1775. Learn what led up the battle, including the Boston Tea Party, the Intolerable Acts, the Boston Massacre, and the First Continental Congress, and about the key historical figures including Colonial leaders Samuel Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, Captain John Parker, and Major John Buttrick and British leaders Major John Pitcairn, General Thomas Gage, and Lieutenant Colonel Francis Smith.

Be a Geologist, ed. , v.
Be a Geologist, ed. , v.

Be a Geologist, ed. , v.

This book focuses on the different kinds of geologists and the work they do. It also describes the rock cycle, plate tectonics, and some other earth-science concepts.

Be a Meteorologist, ed. , v.
Be a Meteorologist, ed. , v.

Be a Meteorologist, ed. , v.

This book explains the career options of a meteorologist, including television and NASA. It also delves into the past history of meteorology as well as the modern technology that meteorologists now have to aid them.

Be a Paleontologist, ed. , v.
Be a Paleontologist, ed. , v.

Be a Paleontologist, ed. , v.

This book examines different specialties some paleontologists choose to pursue as well as the skills and interests those interested in this science career should have. Readers will also learn about some of the important discoveries paleontologists have unearthed.

Better Than Carrots or Sticks, ed. , v.
Better Than Carrots or Sticks, ed. , v.

Better Than Carrots or Sticks, ed. , v.

This book provide a practical blueprint for creating a cooperative and respectful classroom climate in which students and teachers work through behavioral issues together.

Beyond Co-Teaching Basics, ed. , v.
Beyond Co-Teaching Basics, ed. , v.

Beyond Co-Teaching Basics, ed. , v.

This book introduces the Collaborative Teaching Improvement Model of Excellence (CTIME), a continuous improvement model that embraces personalized professional learning to ensure that teachers meet the core competencies for co-teaching without burning out along the way.

Bias in the Media, ed. , v.
Bias in the Media, ed. , v.

Bias in the Media, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding bias in the media and provides an overview of the topic.

Bioengineering, ed. , v.
Bioengineering, ed. , v.

Bioengineering, ed. , v.

This book covers recent advances in bioengineering that have changed both the world in which we live and the bodies within which we live. Among the topics covered are homeostasis, biological and artificial control systems, diagnostic imaging, prostheses, biomaterials, environmental engineering, and various subfields of bioengineering.

Biopharmaceuticals, ed. , v.
Biopharmaceuticals, ed. , v.

Biopharmaceuticals, ed. , v.

This book examines the history of biopharmaceuticals, the ins and outs of the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries, and the future of the field.

Bold Moves for Schools, ed. , v.
Bold Moves for Schools, ed. , v.

Bold Moves for Schools, ed. , v.

This book proposes a new approach to pedagogy as the basis for the bold moves teachers and leaders need to make to engage all learners and prepare them for now and into the future. The authors examine every aspect of K-12 education, including teacher roles, curriculum, instruction, and assessment, as well as the physical and virtual learning spaces that engage 21st century teachers and learners.

Boost Your STEAM Program with Great Literature and Activities, ed. , v.
Boost Your STEAM Program with Great Literature and Activities, ed. , v.

Boost Your STEAM Program with Great Literature and Activities, ed. , v.

In this collection, the authors bring over eight hundred recommended and annotated books and web resources, selected based on research on successfully integrating STEAM and literacy programs and organized by the five STEAM areas. In addition to promoting literacy, these resources will help to develop creativity, lateral thinking skills, and confidence in students.

Bugs, ed. , v.
Bugs, ed. , v.

Bugs, ed. , v.

This book tells the story about a leaf bug who introduces other bugs that also have great camouflaging ability.

Building Equity, ed. , v.
Building Equity, ed. , v.

Building Equity, ed. , v.

Introduces a new model to clarify the structural and interpersonal components of an equitable and schooling experience, as well as a survey-based tool to help school and teacher leaders uncover equity-related issues and organize their efforts to better address physical integration, social-emotional engagement, opportunity to learn, instructional excellence, and engaged and inspired learners.

Building on the Strengths of Students with Special Needs, ed. , v.
Building on the Strengths of Students with Special Needs, ed. , v.

Building on the Strengths of Students with Special Needs, ed. , v.

This book focuses on specific disabilities and inclusive curriculum scenarios for learners in K-12 environments. It offers advice on how to prevent labels from capping student potential and encouragement to help teachers continually improve learner outcomes, and walks teachers through the process of reinforcing, motivating, scaffolding, and planning for instruction that targets learners of all ability levels.

CHU… CHUUU… Pasa el tren (WHOOO, WHOOO… Here Come the Trains), ed. , v.
CHU… CHUUU… Pasa el tren (WHOOO, WHOOO… Here Come the Trains), ed. , v.

CHU… CHUUU… Pasa el tren (WHOOO, WHOOO… Here Come the Trains), ed. , v.

Enseña a los jóvenes lectores acerca de los trenes con grandes imágenes y texto. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Catalog It! A Guide to Cataloging School Library Materials, ed. 3, v.
Catalog It! A Guide to Cataloging School Library Materials, ed. 3, v.

Catalog It! A Guide to Cataloging School Library Materials, ed. 3, v.

Contains expanded information on Library of Congress Subject Headings and electronic cataloging and cataloging systems, as well as Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) and Machine Readable Cataloging (MARC).

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.
Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "cerca" y "lejos" a través de oraciones sencillas y un repetivo texto ilustrado. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

Challenge-Based Learning in the School Library Makerspace, ed. , v.
Challenge-Based Learning in the School Library Makerspace, ed. , v.

Challenge-Based Learning in the School Library Makerspace, ed. , v.

This book is a how-to guide that details the workshop model, addresses the design challenges, and explains the process for implementing curriculum-based learning in the school library makerspace. It also covers common questions and concerns and describes step-by-step how to introduce challenge-based learning into the school library makerspace, and shows how to connect your students to local experts and the global maker community.

Changing the Grade, ed. , v.
Changing the Grade, ed. , v.

Changing the Grade, ed. , v.

This book presents a detailed model for developing a more reliable, standards-based grading system, along with a 30-step guide for moving through the process. It also shows how to think in a new way about why grades are given and the purpose of a report card grade, and how to build a team of stakeholders - including teachers, principals, and guidance counselors - to lead the change process.

Checking for Understanding, ed. 2, v.
Checking for Understanding, ed. 2, v.

Checking for Understanding, ed. 2, v.

This book helps teachers understand why typical methods to check for understanding are usually ineffective and how to use techniques that work better. Now, this edition goes further with new tips and tools to support implementation of formative assessment techniques that work in any subject area and grade level, for individual students or across multiple classrooms.

Christopher Columbus, ed. , v.
Christopher Columbus, ed. , v.

Christopher Columbus, ed. , v.

This title introduces readers to Christopher Columbus, the great explorer who opened the Americas for Western Europe. Columbus’s life story is examined from his childhood to his marriage and his early adventures as a sailor.

Cloning, ed. , v.
Cloning, ed. , v.

Cloning, ed. , v.

This book explores the history, science, applications, and ethical issues of cloning. Profiles include pioneers in the field, including John Bertrand Gurdon, Ian Wilmut, Shinya Yamanaka, and James Thomson.

Complex Text Decoded, ed. , v.
Complex Text Decoded, ed. , v.

Complex Text Decoded, ed. , v.

This work presents strategies, activities, and assessments that target students’ ability to comprehend complex text, both traditional written text or multimedia formats. It covers the essential elements of unit design and models for lesson planning; instruction for teaching vocabulary; questioning techniques; strategies and activities designed for teaching complex text; and how to measure text complexity and select appropriate texts that are aligned with curricular goals.

Comprehensible and Compelling, ed. , v.
Comprehensible and Compelling, ed. , v.

Comprehensible and Compelling, ed. , v.

This book examines the most recent research and literacy testing results from around the world that document how reading materials must be comprehensible and compelling to bring success. It also presents research findings that show how libraries directly support literacy development, providing arguments and proof that will be invaluable in advocacy efforts for funding and program development.

Conozco a un científico, ed. , v.
Conozco a un científico, ed. , v.

Conozco a un científico, ed. , v.

Early reader sing-along to learn about science.

Creating Makers, ed. , v.
Creating Makers, ed. , v.

Creating Makers, ed. , v.

This book explains that what is really important about the movement is not the space, but the creativity, innovation, and resilience that go along with a successful maker program. All it takes is making some important changes to a library's programs, services, and collections to facilitate the maker mentality in their patrons.

Creating a Culture of Reflective Practice, ed. , v.
Creating a Culture of Reflective Practice, ed. , v.

Creating a Culture of Reflective Practice, ed. , v.

This book draws on lessons learned from educators across grade levels, content areas, and district demographics to present a guide to developing a culture of reflective practice in your school. It explores ideas to help gain a clear understanding of role and responsibilities—and those of the teachers—within each stage of the continuum of self-reflection, and uses real-life examples to determine how teacher-leadership activities and strategic coaching can move them forward.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Design Thinking for School Leaders, ed. , v.
Design Thinking for School Leaders, ed. , v.

Design Thinking for School Leaders, ed. , v.

This book explores the changing landscape of leadership and offers practical ways to reframe the role of school leader using Design Thinking.

Differentiation in Middle and High School, ed. , v.
Differentiation in Middle and High School, ed. , v.

Differentiation in Middle and High School, ed. , v.

This book explore how to use differentiated instruction to help students be more successful learners—regardless of background, native language, learning style, motivation, or school savvy.

Differentiation in the Elementary Grades, ed. , v.
Differentiation in the Elementary Grades, ed. , v.

Differentiation in the Elementary Grades, ed. , v.

This book discusses how elementary school educators can use differentiated instruction to help students be more successful learners—regardless of background, native language, learning preference, or motivation.

Digital Portfolios in the Classroom, ed. , v.
Digital Portfolios in the Classroom, ed. , v.

Digital Portfolios in the Classroom, ed. , v.

This book is a guide to help teachers sort through, capture, and make sense of the messiness associated with assessment. By shining a spotlight on three types of student portfolios—performance, process, and progress—and how they can be used to assess student work, it assists educators in navigating the maze of digital tools and implement the results to drive instruction.

Discipline with Dignity, ed. 4, v.
Discipline with Dignity, ed. 4, v.

Discipline with Dignity, ed. 4, v.

This book provides in-depth guidance for implementing a proven approach to classroom management that can help students make better choices and teachers be more effective.

Disrupting Poverty, ed. , v.
Disrupting Poverty, ed. , v.

Disrupting Poverty, ed. , v.

This book encourages educators to act against the debilitating effects of poverty on their students, while also discussing the five classroom practices that permeate the culture of successful high-poverty schools: caring relationships and advocacy, high expectations and support, commitment to equity, professional accountability for learning, and the courage and will to act.

Ditch the Daily Lesson Plan, ed. , v.
Ditch the Daily Lesson Plan, ed. , v.

Ditch the Daily Lesson Plan, ed. , v.

This book shows teachers how they can free themselves from rigid and ineffective busywork by replacing lesson plans with learning journeys that are guided by the students’ abilities, interests, and skill levels rather than by pre-selected checklists of day-to-day benchmarks.

Doing Poorly on Purpose, ed. , v.
Doing Poorly on Purpose, ed. , v.

Doing Poorly on Purpose, ed. , v.

This book presents a snapshot of underachievement in gifted students and explores the reasons why it happens and how it can be addressed successfully.

Educational Coaching, ed. , v.
Educational Coaching, ed. , v.

Educational Coaching, ed. , v.

This book shows educators how to get the most out of educational coaching by exploring models of coaching that enhance teachers' thinking, help them overcome obstacles to success, and lead to lasting change.

Effective Teacher Interviews, ed. , v.
Effective Teacher Interviews, ed. , v.

Effective Teacher Interviews, ed. , v.

This book provides practical advice on how to conduct hiring interviews that reliably predict a teacher's success, including guidance on applying research to the interview process. It also assists in developing meaningful, legal interview questions; assembling and training an interview team; matching candidates’ skills to your schools' needs; and using the best interview strategies.

Egyptian Mythology, ed. , v.
Egyptian Mythology, ed. , v.

Egyptian Mythology, ed. , v.

Examines the ancient civilizations and peoples of Egyptian mythology, to explore and study their religious beliefs and myths.

El océano (Ocean), ed. , v.
El océano (Ocean), ed. , v.

El océano (Ocean), ed. , v.

Una visita a los animales del océano. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Elementary Educator's Guide to Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Elementary Educator's Guide to Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Elementary Educator's Guide to Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Focusing on student analysis of primary sources, this book explores several proven analysis strategies that elementary educators can use when teaching their students, including methods from the Library of Congress, the Stanford History Education Group, and Harvard's Project Zero.

Encouragement in the Classroom, ed. , v.
Encouragement in the Classroom, ed. , v.

Encouragement in the Classroom, ed. , v.

This text offers practical, classroom-tested strategies, routines, and rituals that teachers can use immediately to defuse the negative effects of stress and create a stimulating and supportive classroom culture. Drawing from positive psychology research, the author explains how fostering humor, mindfulness, resilience, curiosity, and gratitude in the classroom empowers students to learn from their mistakes, celebrate successes, and actively engage in learning.

Energía, ed. , v.
Energía, ed. , v.

Energía, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de los varios tipos de energía, sus ventajas, y sus desventajas.

Engaging & Challenging Gifted Students, ed. , v.
Engaging & Challenging Gifted Students, ed. , v.

Engaging & Challenging Gifted Students, ed. , v.

This book provides teachers with the information and strategies they need to spot, advocate for, engage, and challenge exceptional learners in their classrooms. It enables them to learn how to recognize the challenges of each child, identify the five unexpected traits of exceptional learners, and adjust teaching to meet the needs of all learners.

Engaging Minds in English Language Arts Classrooms, ed. , v.
Engaging Minds in English Language Arts Classrooms, ed. , v.

Engaging Minds in English Language Arts Classrooms, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn how to use the joyful learning framework to better engage students in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and other elements of language arts learning (ELL).

Engaging Minds in Science and Math Classrooms, ed. , v.
Engaging Minds in Science and Math Classrooms, ed. , v.

Engaging Minds in Science and Math Classrooms, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn how to use the joyful learning framework to better engage students in science and mathematics.

Engaging Minds in Social Studies Classrooms, ed. , v.
Engaging Minds in Social Studies Classrooms, ed. , v.

Engaging Minds in Social Studies Classrooms, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn how to integrate the joyful learning approach with social studies standards, including the Common Core, the National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies, and the College, Career, and Civic Life framework.

Engaging Minds in the Classroom, ed. , v.
Engaging Minds in the Classroom, ed. , v.

Engaging Minds in the Classroom, ed. , v.

In this book, the authors share what they have discovered about planning lessons that engage students and enable them to truly enjoy learning. It outlines key findings from research on motivation and engagement and offers real-life teaching examples from various grades.

Engineering Essentials for STEM Instruction, ed. , v.
Engineering Essentials for STEM Instruction, ed. , v.

Engineering Essentials for STEM Instruction, ed. , v.

This practical introduction to engineering for elementary through high school teachers teaches how to create effective engineering-infused lessons that break down the barriers between science, math, and technology instruction. It highlights engineering's connection to 21st century skills and college and career readiness, addresses the Next Generation Science Standards, and walks through each step of the simple but powerful engineering design process.

Ensuring High-Quality Curriculum, ed. , v.
Ensuring High-Quality Curriculum, ed. , v.

Ensuring High-Quality Curriculum, ed. , v.

This guide offers advice and real-life examples from elementary and secondary units of study across a variety of content areas and standards, as well as field-tested rubrics, protocols, and other tools. It also provides criteria for evaluating each component of a curriculum and end-of-chapter checklists to help ensure that criteria are met.

Even on Your Worst Day You Can Be a Student's Best Hope, ed. , v.
Even on Your Worst Day You Can Be a Student's Best Hope, ed. , v.

Even on Your Worst Day You Can Be a Student's Best Hope, ed. , v.

In this guide, the author presents an approach informed by the teachers who helped him and honed through years of connecting with kids who needed someone to show them a path to a more positive future. He shares the little things you can do to prepare yourself for the hard work of making a difference and offers advice for bridging cultural divides, earning students' trust, and equipping them to take responsibility for their own success.

Everyday Problem-Based Learning, ed. , v.
Everyday Problem-Based Learning, ed. , v.

Everyday Problem-Based Learning, ed. , v.

This book shows how to use problem-based learning as a daily approach to help students learn authentic and relevant content and skills and explains how to engage students in each of the seven steps in the problem-based learning model.

Everything You Need to Know About Bugs, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Bugs, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Bugs, ed. , v.

Presents insect facts, an insect identification guide, and key information about recognizing bugs and creepy crawlies all around.

Facilitating Teacher Teams and Authentic PLCs, ed. , v.
Facilitating Teacher Teams and Authentic PLCs, ed. , v.

Facilitating Teacher Teams and Authentic PLCs, ed. , v.

This book provides educators with strategies for facilitating interactions among colleagues in PLCs and building trust and buy-in, and offers field-tested, user-friendly protocols to focus and deepen team discussions around texts, data, teacher and student work, teacher dilemmas, and collaborative planning time, as well as tips for anticipating and addressing interpersonal conflicts and obstacles that commonly arise during the use of protocols.

Fast and Effective Assessment, ed. , v.
Fast and Effective Assessment, ed. , v.

Fast and Effective Assessment, ed. , v.

This book presents classroom strategies that reduce teachers’ workloads while increasing student participation, including how to refine classroom questioning techniques to continually check students' progress and provide instant feedback, and speeding up the correction process via student self-proofing and representative sampling.

Fighting for Change in Your School, ed. , v.
Fighting for Change in Your School, ed. , v.

Fighting for Change in Your School, ed. , v.

This book offers guidance to help educators select, implement, and assess effective school- or districtwide initiatives. It is filled with resources like action checklists, principles to guide educators, and in-depth questions and protocols, for engaging in collaborative professional development activities that strengthen teaching and learning practices and improve student achievement.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Five Levers to Improve Learning, ed. , v.
Five Levers to Improve Learning, ed. , v.

Five Levers to Improve Learning, ed. , v.

This book explores the five "levers" of schooling: structure, sample, standards, strategy, and self. It illustrates how changes to structure and sample (how schools are organized and how students are grouped) will not be effective without changes to standards (expectations for student learning), strategy (instructional strategies to engage students in meaningful learning), and self (the set of beliefs teachers and students have about their capacity to be effective).

Flowers, ed. , v.
Flowers, ed. , v.

Flowers, ed. , v.

This title introduces flowers, explaining their anatomy and how they reproduce.

Focus, ed. 2, v.
Focus, ed. 2, v.

Focus, ed. 2, v.

This book extends and updates the case that schools could be on the cusp of swift, unparalleled improvements by focusing on the most essential, widely acknowledged, evidence-based practices that could have more impact than all other initiatives combined. These are: simple, coherent curricula; straightforward, traditional literacy practices; and lessons built around just a few effective elements of good teaching.

Formative Classroom Walkthroughs, ed. , v.
Formative Classroom Walkthroughs, ed. , v.

Formative Classroom Walkthroughs, ed. , v.

This book presents detailed examples of how formative walkthroughs work across grade levels and subject areas, and provide useful templates that administrators and coaches can use to get started.

Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.
Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.

Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding freedom of expression and the Internet and provides an overview of the topic.

Freedom to Fail, ed. , v.
Freedom to Fail, ed. , v.

Freedom to Fail, ed. , v.

This text provides a raft of strategies for ensuring that students experience small, constructive failures as a means to greater achievement, and offers practical suggestions for ensuring that constructive failure doesn't detrimentally affect students' summative assessments.

From Goals to Growth, ed. , v.
From Goals to Growth, ed. , v.

From Goals to Growth, ed. , v.

This book presents a growth planning process that integrates seamlessly with existing IEP and Response to Instruction and Intervention (RTI2) structures and is also suitable for any student who has individualized or personalized goals, regardless of whether that student qualifies for special education services.

Fruits, ed. , v.
Fruits, ed. , v.

Fruits, ed. , v.

This title introduces fruits, explaining their anatomy and how they reproduce.

Full STEAM Ahead, ed. , v.
Full STEAM Ahead, ed. , v.

Full STEAM Ahead, ed. , v.

This book is a toolkit for youth and young adult librarians—school and public—who wish to incorporate science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) into their programs and collections but aren't sure where to begin. It answers those key questions, providing program guidelines and resources for each of the STEAM areas. Emphasis is placed on encouraging girls and minorities to take part in and get excited about STEAM.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.
Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

This book covers the foundations of genes and heredity to give readers a solid understanding of what modern genetics has been built on, before examining the ways in which genetic testing is used to assess genetic risk.

Genetically Modified Crops and Food, ed. , v.
Genetically Modified Crops and Food, ed. , v.

Genetically Modified Crops and Food, ed. , v.

This book explains the reactions of scientists, farmers, chefs, and medical doctors to the scientific changes in agriculture, which have ranged from support to skepticism, and shows how different governments around the world view the inclusion of GMOs in food.

Genetically Modified Food, ed. , v.
Genetically Modified Food, ed. , v.

Genetically Modified Food, ed. , v.

Helps readers trace the history of GMOs, explore the science behind it, understand why and how we utilize them, and discuss controversies concerning GMOs from an objective viewpoint.

Genetics, ed. , v.
Genetics, ed. , v.

Genetics, ed. , v.

This title presents the history of genetics. Text details how early studies of heredity and genes led to our modern understanding of how DNA works. It also puts a spotlight on the brilliant scientists who made these advances possible.

Genética, ed. , v.
Genética, ed. , v.

Genética, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de la ciencia biológica de la genética.

Getting Dinner, ed. , v.
Getting Dinner, ed. , v.

Getting Dinner, ed. , v.

This book explains how different animals eat and how they get their food.

Getting Started with Blended Learning, ed. , v.
Getting Started with Blended Learning, ed. , v.

Getting Started with Blended Learning, ed. , v.

This book provide a quick synopsis of the best ideas found to make the most of blended instruction by learning to navigate the technical details of Internet access and learning management systems.

Grading Smarter Not Harder, ed. , v.
Grading Smarter Not Harder, ed. , v.

Grading Smarter Not Harder, ed. , v.

This book reveals how many of the assessment policies that teachers adopt can actually prove detrimental to student motivation and achievement, and shows educators how they can tailor their policies to help students better understand the lessons that are being taught.

Handling Student Frustrations, ed. , v.
Handling Student Frustrations, ed. , v.

Handling Student Frustrations, ed. , v.

The authors draw on years of teaching experience to propose the APA (Acknowledge, Process, Act) method, which encourages students to recognize emotions and also motivates them to implement proactive solutions rather than let negative emotions sabotage their academic goals. Included are several grade-appropriate classroom scenarios and relevant strategies that will help teachers create more peaceful, respectful, and productive learning environments.

Hanging In, ed. , v.
Hanging In, ed. , v.

Hanging In, ed. , v.

This book shows educators the value of tenacity and building connections when teaching students who present difficult challenges.

High Impact School Library Spaces, ed. , v.
High Impact School Library Spaces, ed. , v.

High Impact School Library Spaces, ed. , v.

To keep school libraries relevant, their physical spaces need to be reinvented to mirror 21st-century learning models. This book will enable everyone from school librarians and principals to district-level administrators, architects, and interior planners of school library spaces to reconceptualize school libraries.

Hindu Mythology, ed. , v.
Hindu Mythology, ed. , v.

Hindu Mythology, ed. , v.

Examines the ancient civilizations and peoples of Hindu mythology, to explore and study their religious beliefs and myths.

Hiroshima, ed. , v.
Hiroshima, ed. , v.

Hiroshima, ed. , v.

This book tells the story of how the Japanese port city of Hiroshima came to be the target of the world’s first nuclear attack during World War II.

Hope for the Elephants, ed. , v.
Hope for the Elephants, ed. , v.

Hope for the Elephants, ed. , v.

This book follows two people on a trip to Asia and Africa to study the problems elephants are facing, and in the process, discovering how people can give elephants a hopeful future.

How Do Animals Hunt and Feed?, ed. , v.
How Do Animals Hunt and Feed?, ed. , v.

How Do Animals Hunt and Feed?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn all about how different animal groups forage for food, creating various food chains that allow diverse creatures to thrive.

How Teachers Turn Data Into Action, ed. , v.
How Teachers Turn Data Into Action, ed. , v.

How Teachers Turn Data Into Action, ed. , v.

This book is a relevant, hands-on resource that will help teacher teams—particularly those new to evidence-based instructional decision making—untangle thorny instructional challenges, improve classroom practice, and, ultimately, achieve results.

How to Design Questions and Tasks to Assess Student Thinking, ed. , v.
How to Design Questions and Tasks to Assess Student Thinking, ed. , v.

How to Design Questions and Tasks to Assess Student Thinking, ed. , v.

This book provides specific guidelines to help educators design targeted questions and tasks that align with new academic standards and assess students’ ability to think at higher levels.

How to Differentiate Instruction in Academically Diverse Classrooms, ed. 3, v.
How to Differentiate Instruction in Academically Diverse Classrooms, ed. 3, v.

How to Differentiate Instruction in Academically Diverse Classrooms, ed. 3, v.

This book covers the fundamentals of differentiating instruction for students in an academically diverse classroom and provides additional guidelines and new strategies for how to go about it. It explores what differentiation is and why it is essential, how to set up the flexible and supportive learning environment that promotes success, how to manage a differentiated classroom, and how to plan lessons differentiated by readiness, interest, and learning profile.

How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students, ed. 2, v.
How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students, ed. 2, v.

How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students, ed. 2, v.

This book offers enhanced guidance for considering the effectiveness of properly crafted and individually tailored feedback on student work. It provides information on every aspect of feedback, including strategies to uplift and encourage students to persevere in their work; how to formulate and deliver feedback that both assesses learning and extends instruction; and when and how to use oral, written, and visual as well as individual, group, or whole-class feedback.

How to Make Decisions with Different Kinds of Student Assessment Data, ed. , v.
How to Make Decisions with Different Kinds of Student Assessment Data, ed. , v.

How to Make Decisions with Different Kinds of Student Assessment Data, ed. , v.

This book aids teachers and administrators in understanding the critical elements and nuances of assessment data and how that information can best be used to inform improvement efforts in the school or district.

How to Teach So Students Remember, ed. 2, v.
How to Teach So Students Remember, ed. 2, v.

How to Teach So Students Remember, ed. 2, v.

This book has been updated to include recent research and developments in the fields of memory and teaching, and offers seven concrete, actionable steps to help students use what they've learned when they need it. These include training students to recode new concepts in their own words to clarify understanding, and how to use feedback to ensure that relevant information is binding to necessary neural pathways.

How to Use Grading to Improve Learning, ed. , v.
How to Use Grading to Improve Learning, ed. , v.

How to Use Grading to Improve Learning, ed. , v.

This book guides educators at all levels in figuring out how to produce grades for single assignments and report cards that accurately communicate student achievement of learning goals. It explores topics that are fundamental to effective grading and learning practices, including acknowledging that all students can learn, supporting and motivating student effort and learning, designing and grading appropriate assessments, and implementing learning-focused grading policies.

Igniting Teacher Leadership, ed. , v.
Igniting Teacher Leadership, ed. , v.

Igniting Teacher Leadership, ed. , v.

This book is written for busy school leaders who want to foster learning and growth not only for students but also for teachers. Effective leadership is vital in creating a culture of collaboration, modeling continuous improvement, and developing enhanced engagement throughout the building.

Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News, ed. , v.
Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News, ed. , v.

Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News, ed. , v.

Going beyond the fake news problem, this book tackles the broader issue of teaching library users of all types how to become more critical consumers and sharers of information. Discusses core concepts involved in promoting critical information literacy, such as information ethics, media literacy, and civic education. Includes the history of fake news, and strategies to apply in your library to help library users become more conscious and responsible consumers of information.

Insects, ed. , v.
Insects, ed. , v.

Insects, ed. , v.

This book examines the habitat, diet, and characteristics of various types of insects.

Inside Animals, ed. , v.
Inside Animals, ed. , v.

Inside Animals, ed. , v.

Describes animal details that are too small for the unaided eye to see, and how these microscopic systems work to keep the animal alive and healthy.

Inside the Human Body, ed. , v.
Inside the Human Body, ed. , v.

Inside the Human Body, ed. , v.

Describes details of the human body that are too small for the unaided eye to see, and how these microscopic systems work to keep the body alive and healthy.

Instructional Coaching in Action, ed. , v.
Instructional Coaching in Action, ed. , v.

Instructional Coaching in Action, ed. , v.

This book provides insight and demonstrates how educator-centered instructional coaching can make a difference in teacher learning, instructional practice, and student outcomes.

Inventos, ed. , v.
Inventos, ed. , v.

Inventos, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de unos de los inventos mas importantes en la historia de la humanidad.

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2, v.
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2, v.

Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2, v.

A guide to the history and current status of numerous cultural groups outside the United States. Offer students background and current status on cultures of the countries they are most likely to study.

Keeping It Real and Relevant, ed. , v.
Keeping It Real and Relevant, ed. , v.

Keeping It Real and Relevant, ed. , v.

This book offers lessons that educators at all levels can apply to teaching, assessing, counseling, and designing interventions for learners from all walks of life. It also offers real-life examples of challenging classroom situations, each with a detailed breakdown of how they were peacefully and non-punitively resolved and strategies for designing learning environments suited to the individual needs of students and reflective of their cultural backgrounds.

Keeping Students Safe Every Day, ed. , v.
Keeping Students Safe Every Day, ed. , v.

Keeping Students Safe Every Day, ed. , v.

This book examines theories and statistics on school safety, dispels common misunderstandings, and provides school leaders with the specific information they need to prepare for and effectively respond to natural disasters, accidents, or violent events.

La granja (Farm), ed. , v.
La granja (Farm), ed. , v.

La granja (Farm), ed. , v.

Haz una visita a los animales de la granja en este libro en blanco y negro. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Ladybug, Ladybug, What Are You Doing?, ed. , v.
Ladybug, Ladybug, What Are You Doing?, ed. , v.

Ladybug, Ladybug, What Are You Doing?, ed. , v.

The repetitive question-answer style of this book and close-up photos of ladybugs will keep young children's attention.

Las mascotas (Pets), ed. , v.
Las mascotas (Pets), ed. , v.

Las mascotas (Pets), ed. , v.

Explora diferentes tipos de mascotas con este libro en blanco y negro. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Leading Change Together, ed. , v.
Leading Change Together, ed. , v.

Leading Change Together, ed. , v.

This book shows how to infuse leadership, collaboration, communication, and capacity building with an understanding of individuals' experiences and capacities—and how they influence our day-to-day work.

Leading an Inclusive School, ed. , v.
Leading an Inclusive School, ed. , v.

Leading an Inclusive School, ed. , v.

This book is a guide for ensuring that your school provides the federally guaranteed "least restrictive environment" for students no matter the severity of the challenges they face.

Leading for DIfferentiation, ed. , v.
Leading for DIfferentiation, ed. , v.

Leading for DIfferentiation, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of the reflective thinking and action-oriented steps necessary to launch a system of continuous professional learning, culture building, and program assessment that will allow differentiation to flourish in every classroom.

Leading in Sync, ed. , v.
Leading in Sync, ed. , v.

Leading in Sync, ed. , v.

This book encourages educators and administrators to examine their own thinking about what constitutes high-quality teaching so they can work toward a shared vision, identify teachers' many strengths as potential assets for achieving the shared vision, recognize ways in which most teachers are already leading, support leadership collaboration through efficient, effective communication, and develop the trust required to learn to lead together.

Learning From Coaching, ed. , v.
Learning From Coaching, ed. , v.

Learning From Coaching, ed. , v.

This text demonstrates how teachers can find support navigating the continual changes inherent in education through working with an instructional coach to think deeply about their work, set goals, and develop plans to meet those goals. It aims to deepen teachers’ understanding of the purpose of coaching, the teacher-coach relationship, and the responsibilities teachers and coaches have to each other.

Learning Transformed, ed. , v.
Learning Transformed, ed. , v.

Learning Transformed, ed. , v.

This book outlines eight keys--each a piece of a puzzle for transforming the K-12 education system of teaching and learning--to intentionally design tomorrow's schools so that today's learners are prepared for success . . . and stand ready to create new industries, find new cures, and solve world problems.

Learning in the Fast Lane, ed. , v.
Learning in the Fast Lane, ed. , v.

Learning in the Fast Lane, ed. , v.

This book lays out a plan of action that teachers can use to move underperforming students in the right direction and differentiate instruction for all learners -- even those who excel academically.

Leaves, ed. , v.
Leaves, ed. , v.

Leaves, ed. , v.

This title introduces leaves, explaining their anatomy and how they make food for plants.

Lesson Imaging in Math and Science, ed. , v.
Lesson Imaging in Math and Science, ed. , v.

Lesson Imaging in Math and Science, ed. , v.

Featuring classroom examples, lesson imaging templates, and tips on how to start the process, this book helps teachers anticipate students' ideas and questions and stimulate deeper learning in science, math, engineering, and technology.

Librarians and Educators Collaborating for Success, ed. , v.
Librarians and Educators Collaborating for Success, ed. , v.

Librarians and Educators Collaborating for Success, ed. , v.

This book addresses the collaboration between teachers and school librarians from the international perspective. It covers the collaboration endeavors in international school libraries and—drawing upon research and direct experience—demonstrates effective collaboration experiences in a range of countries. It also features selected brief case studies as well as several original essays on the topic of collaboration between teachers and teacher librarians in curriculum planning.

Library 101, ed. 2, v.
Library 101, ed. 2, v.

Library 101, ed. 2, v.

This handbook provides the blueprint to help create a school library program, covering all aspects of library management such as budgeting, eBook use, purchasing, and teacher collaboration.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.
Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Libras, pies y pulgadas (Pounds, feet, and inches), ed. , v.

Con este libro ilustrado, los niños pequeños pueden aprender sobre las libras, los pies, y las pulgadas por repetición y frases simples. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Literatures of the American Indian, ed. , v.
Literatures of the American Indian, ed. , v.

Literatures of the American Indian, ed. , v.

This book traces the history of American Indian literature, which came into existence about 28,000 years before Europeans began to write of their experiences in North America. It discusses how Indian storytellers use songs, stories, and ritual dramas to preserve and celebrate their history and heritage.

Los lugares más altos de la Tierra/Earth's Highest Places, ed. , v.
Los lugares más altos de la Tierra/Earth's Highest Places, ed. , v.

Los lugares más altos de la Tierra/Earth's Highest Places, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante aprende acerca de los lugares de la Tierra con climas y ambientes extremos. Este libro se enfoca en los lugares más altos.

Los lugares más calientes de la Tierra/Earth's Hottest Places, ed. , v.
Los lugares más calientes de la Tierra/Earth's Hottest Places, ed. , v.

Los lugares más calientes de la Tierra/Earth's Hottest Places, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante aprende acerca de los lugares de la Tierra con climas y ambientes extremos. Este libro se enfoca en los lugares más calientes.

Los lugares más fríos de la Tierra/Earth's Coldest Places, ed. , v.
Los lugares más fríos de la Tierra/Earth's Coldest Places, ed. , v.

Los lugares más fríos de la Tierra/Earth's Coldest Places, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante aprende acerca de los lugares de la Tierra con climas y ambientes extremos. Este libro se enfoca en los lugares más fríos.

Machu Picchu, ed. , v.
Machu Picchu, ed. , v.

Machu Picchu, ed. , v.

This title examines the exploration and study of Machu Picchu. The book explores the lives of the site's builders, traces its discovery and scientific investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts.

Make It Here, ed. , v.
Make It Here, ed. , v.

Make It Here, ed. , v.

This book provides librarians with a complete, step-by-step guide for starting a makerspace program and follows through with instructions for operation and building on successes.

Makers with a Cause, ed. , v.
Makers with a Cause, ed. , v.

Makers with a Cause, ed. , v.

This guide explains how to use inquiry to promote civic engagement in the school library makerspace and includes hands-on service projects. It may be used in school libraries in conjunction with a service learning model to extend the learning that takes place in classrooms and to make youth feel a valuable part of their community. Numerous service project ideas are presented, with detailed project instructions, tips for inclusivity, and money-saving tips for sustainability.

Manage Your Time or Time Will Manage You, ed. , v.
Manage Your Time or Time Will Manage You, ed. , v.

Manage Your Time or Time Will Manage You, ed. , v.

This book identifies eight root causes of "time management difficulties" and provides treatment in the form of advice, support, and coping techniques.

Managing 21st Century Classrooms, ed. , v.
Managing 21st Century Classrooms, ed. , v.

Managing 21st Century Classrooms, ed. , v.

This book identifies seven of the most prevalent classroom management misconceptions, discusses the tried-but-not-so-true practices that result from them, and offers positive, research-based alternatives that take into account how students learn today.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, ed. , v.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, ed. , v.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, ed. , v.

Young readers learn about Martin Luther King, Jr., Day through simple text, photos, and activities.

Mastering Formative Assessment Moves, ed. , v.
Mastering Formative Assessment Moves, ed. , v.

Mastering Formative Assessment Moves, ed. , v.

This book explores classroom-tested formative assessment moves—priming, posing, pausing, probing, bouncing, tagging, and binning--including foundational research, explaining how and when to best use them and describing what they look like in practice. Highlights include case studies, try-now tasks, and tips and advice from beginning and seasoned teachers who use these formative assessment moves in their classrooms.

Materia, ed. , v.
Materia, ed. , v.

Materia, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de las materiales y los elementos de que se compone nuestro mundo.

Me and My Shadow, ed. , v.
Me and My Shadow, ed. , v.

Me and My Shadow, ed. , v.

Text promotes children's curiosity while building important science content knowledge. The interaction of text and photos supports and engages readers as they learn about the wonderful world around them. This book focuses on how shadows are formed by sunlight.

Measuring What We Do in Schools, ed. , v.
Measuring What We Do in Schools, ed. , v.

Measuring What We Do in Schools, ed. , v.

This book details the crucial role program evaluation serves in school success and how to implement meaningful evaluations that make a difference. It provides a road map of how to conduct comprehensive, system-wide evaluations of programs and processes; the tools needed to obtain usable, pertinent information; and how to use these data to expand teachers' and administrators' data-informed decision-making focus.

Memory at Work in the Classroom, ed. , v.
Memory at Work in the Classroom, ed. , v.

Memory at Work in the Classroom, ed. , v.

This book guides readers through the aspects of human memory most relevant to classroom teachers. Real classroom examples help to develop an understanding of how memory systems play a central role in the learning process, as well as how culture plays a role in memory formation and use.

Mental Illness in Young Adult Literature, ed. , v.
Mental Illness in Young Adult Literature, ed. , v.

Mental Illness in Young Adult Literature, ed. , v.

This book highlights American young adult literature published since the year 2000 that features characters grappling with mental illness. Chapters focus on mental disorders identified by the most recent Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, ADHD, and OCD.

Methods in Cell Biology, ed. 4, v. 114
Methods in Cell Biology, ed. 4, v. 114

Methods in Cell Biology, ed. 4, v. 114

This book provides the essential tools and methods for working with digital microscopy as a technique for quantitative biological research.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Se imparte el concepto de los dias de la semana a traves de texto previsible y fotos correspondientes.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Los meses del año se imparten a través de texto y fotos que simbolizan cada mes. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Money Counts, ed. , v.
Money Counts, ed. , v.

Money Counts, ed. , v.

This book presents the concept of money and explains the value of each type alone and in different combinations.

Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom, ed. 4, v.
Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom, ed. 4, v.

Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom, ed. 4, v.

This title provides updates on multiple intelligences theory and its many applications to schools and classrooms. Topics include how to address common criticisms of the MI model and the success of international applications of MI theory. This updated edition examines how emerging neurodiversity research, trends toward greater instructional personalization, and rapidly evolving virtual learning tools have affected the use of MI theory to enhance student achievement.

My Community, ed. , v.
My Community, ed. , v.

My Community, ed. , v.

Young readers learn about what makes their community unique through simple text and photos.

My Country, ed. , v.
My Country, ed. , v.

My Country, ed. , v.

Young readers learn about the United States through simple text and photos.

Never Work Harder Than Your Students and Other Principles of Great Teaching, ed. 2, v.
Never Work Harder Than Your Students and Other Principles of Great Teaching, ed. 2, v.

Never Work Harder Than Your Students and Other Principles of Great Teaching, ed. 2, v.

This book identifies seven mastery principles and explains how to use them to guide planning, instruction, assessment, and classroom management. It provides all-new, empowering advice on navigating external evaluation, and includes a self-assessment to help teachers identify current levels of mastery and take control of their own practice.

New York, ed. 2, v.
New York, ed. 2, v.

New York, ed. 2, v.

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of New York.

News Literacy, ed. , v.
News Literacy, ed. , v.

News Literacy, ed. , v.

This book explains the difficulty in nurturing students to become critical researchers and offers practical lessons that empower students to excavate information that will help them learn. This guide to teaching news literacy explores a wealth of resources and classroom-tested lessons that educators in grades 7–12 can use in their own libraries and classrooms and explains the steps of the inquiry and research process in detail.

Night Sky Detective, ed. , v.
Night Sky Detective, ed. , v.

Night Sky Detective, ed. , v.

This book explores the stars with more than 30 fun activities to help spot different constellations, make paper planets, and launch a rocket.

Ocean Ecosystems, ed. , v.
Ocean Ecosystems, ed. , v.

Ocean Ecosystems, ed. , v.

This title will introduce readers to ocean ecosystems, the plants and animals that thrive there, its climate, its food web, any threats to it, and conservation efforts. Readers will also learn about the most well known oceans and their characteristics. .

One Land, Many Cultures, ed. , v.
One Land, Many Cultures, ed. , v.

One Land, Many Cultures, ed. , v.

Addresses how America is a melting pot filled with people from all over the world. Learning about their native language, the foods they eat, and their customs are just some of the issues addressed in this book. Maps that show the different parts of the world where their ancestors came from are an added feature.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.
Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Este libro explora la idea de los opuestos usando "delante" y "detrás" como ejemplos.

Peer Coaching to Enrich Professional Practice, School Culture, and Student Learning, ed. , v.
Peer Coaching to Enrich Professional Practice, School Culture, and Student Learning, ed. , v.

Peer Coaching to Enrich Professional Practice, School Culture, and Student Learning, ed. , v.

This book explains how to develop a collaborative, learning-focused culture and build trust among colleagues; offers strategies for participating in difficult conversations that yield useful feedback; clarifies how to develop, sustain, and evaluate peer coaching efforts; and showcases exemplary peer coaching practices used in real schools.

Peer Feedback in the Classroom, ed. , v.
Peer Feedback in the Classroom, ed. , v.

Peer Feedback in the Classroom, ed. , v.

This book explores the role peer feedback plays in learning and teaching. It will help teachers gain an understanding of what meaningful feedback looks like; establish a student-led learning environment that supports risk taking and honest sharing; teach students to be adept peer strategists; develop cooperative student expert groups; and use technology to enhance collaboration, streamline the learning and revision process, and strengthen students' digital citizenship skills.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Plantas, ed. , v.
Plantas, ed. , v.

Plantas, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de las plantas. Esta exploración incluye su diversidad y la distribución y la variación de las especies alrededor el mundo.

Plants as Food, Fuel, and Medicine, ed. , v.
Plants as Food, Fuel, and Medicine, ed. , v.

Plants as Food, Fuel, and Medicine, ed. , v.

This book teaches readers how plants are used for food and alternative forms of fuel, and how they have a medicinal effect on curing diseases and promoting good health.

Playground Science, ed. , v.
Playground Science, ed. , v.

Playground Science, ed. , v.

Studies the role of physics in a playground environment.

Presidential Power, ed. , v.
Presidential Power, ed. , v.

Presidential Power, ed. , v.

This book provides a thorough examination of the historical and political context of key, critical moments in constitutional history and presidential power that makes possible opportunities for students to explore American politics in an interesting, memorable, and dynamic way.

Project Based Teaching, ed. , v.
Project Based Teaching, ed. , v.

Project Based Teaching, ed. , v.

This book provides a detailed look at what's happening in Project Based Learning classrooms from the perspective of the Project Based Teacher. Included are a wide range of practical strategies and teachers' reflections along with suggestions from their classroom experiences.

Qualities of Effective Teachers, ed. 3, v.
Qualities of Effective Teachers, ed. 3, v.

Qualities of Effective Teachers, ed. 3, v.

Focuses on cultivating teacher qualities that are most apt to raise student achievement. Establishes definitive benchmarks for top-flight teacher education and professional development programs. This approach also includes teachers who work with at-risk and high-ability students. Checklists of skills and positive qualities associated with effective teacher performance are included.

Questioning for Classroom Discussion, ed. , v.
Questioning for Classroom Discussion, ed. , v.

Questioning for Classroom Discussion, ed. , v.

This work presents and analyzes the DNA of productive discussions—teacher-guided, small-group, and student-driven. It provides an in-depth exploration of questioning as the beating heart of thoughtful discussions as important components of classroom instruction that work in tandem to push learning forward and move students from passive participants to active meaning-makers.

Rainforest Ecosystems, ed. , v.
Rainforest Ecosystems, ed. , v.

Rainforest Ecosystems, ed. , v.

This title will introduce readers to rain forest ecosystems, the plants and animals that thrive there, its climate, its food web, any threats to it, and conservation efforts. Readers will also learn about the most well known rain forests and their characteristics.

Ramadan, ed. , v.
Ramadan, ed. , v.

Ramadan, ed. , v.

Young readers learn about Ramadan through simple text, photos, and activities.

Read, Write, Lead, ed. , v.
Read, Write, Lead, ed. , v.

Read, Write, Lead, ed. , v.

This book offers time-tested advice on how to develop a schoolwide learning culture that leads to more effective reading and writing across the curriculum.

Reading Engagement for Tweens and Teens, ed. , v.
Reading Engagement for Tweens and Teens, ed. , v.

Reading Engagement for Tweens and Teens, ed. , v.

This book identifies evidence-backed strategies for encouraging young people to read, including beyond the early years and into adulthood, and helps position your library as an indispensable resource for supporting reading. Reporting on strong, peer-reviewed research supported by sound theoretical and methodological approaches, it discusses the practical implications of these findings and how to be a powerful positive reading model and influence in young people's lives.

Reading Maps, ed. , v.
Reading Maps, ed. , v.

Reading Maps, ed. , v.

This book introduces students to the basic parts of a map, including a map key and a compass rose. They learn how to use the scale on a map and the difference between a map and a globe. This title also allows students to distinguish between information provided by pictures or other illustrations and information provided by the words in a text.

Reading, Writing, and Rigor, ed. , v.
Reading, Writing, and Rigor, ed. , v.

Reading, Writing, and Rigor, ed. , v.

This book uses the framework from Webb's Depth of Knowledge to address the application of rigor to literacy instruction, offering experience-based advice along with specific examples of K–8 assessment items. Topics include standards, text complexity, close reading, student interaction, and formative assessment.

Real Engagement, ed. , v.
Real Engagement, ed. , v.

Real Engagement, ed. , v.

This text explains the four keys to real engagement: clarity, context, challenge, and culture. The strategies provided for improving classroom assignments, assessments, and environments will help teachers create learning experiences that are rigorous, meaningful, and rewarding for their students and themselves.

Real-World Projects, ed. , v.
Real-World Projects, ed. , v.

Real-World Projects, ed. , v.

In this book, teachers will learn why students need to be able to identify and solve authentic, project-worthy problems in their own communities and beyond; how to connect with real-world experts, allies, and audiences; and what practical, field-tested strategies are essential for planning, assessing, and using technology to support successful projects.

Reptiles y anfibios, ed. , v.
Reptiles y anfibios, ed. , v.

Reptiles y anfibios, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de los reptiles y los anfibios. Esta exploración incluye su diversidad y la distribución y la variación de las especies alrededor el mundo.

Researching in a Digital World, ed. , v.
Researching in a Digital World, ed. , v.

Researching in a Digital World, ed. , v.

This book guides the reader through the process and steps of online research. It offers practical ideas and insights to share with students at varying grade levels.

Retaining New Teachers, ed. , v.
Retaining New Teachers, ed. , v.

Retaining New Teachers, ed. , v.

This book describes four broad supports crucial to helping early-career teachers succeed and stay in the profession: comprehensive induction programs, supportive administrators, skilled mentors, and helpful colleagues. It offers practical, research-based strategies to help leaders provide these supports and create a culture of collaboration across the school.

Rethinking Grading, ed. , v.
Rethinking Grading, ed. , v.

Rethinking Grading, ed. , v.

This book will show all educators how standards-based grading can authentically reflect student progress and learning—and significantly improve both teaching and learning.

Rethinking Homework, ed. 2, v.
Rethinking Homework, ed. 2, v.

Rethinking Homework, ed. 2, v.

This book offers strategies for revamping how teachers assign homework and argues that homework went from being a positive practice to a hotly contested battle. It addresses a range of issues, such as teachers who fear assigning too little homework versus teachers who overwhelm students with daily assignments, the important role parents play in motivating students to complete their homework, and how homework can be used to improve student outcomes.

Rocas y minerales, ed. , v.
Rocas y minerales, ed. , v.

Rocas y minerales, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de las rocas y los minerales.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "rodear" y "atravesar" a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Roots, ed. , v.
Roots, ed. , v.

Roots, ed. , v.

This title introduces roots, explaining their anatomy and how they help plants and soil.

STEM Guides To Space, ed. , v.
STEM Guides To Space, ed. , v.

STEM Guides To Space, ed. , v.

Students use math to understand space, the size of the solar system, and conditions on other planets.

STEM Leadership, ed. , v.
STEM Leadership, ed. , v.

STEM Leadership, ed. , v.

This text shows K-12 school leaders how to support STEM programs that excite students and teachers—even if the leader is not an expert in science, technology, engineering, or math.

School Climate Change, ed. , v.
School Climate Change, ed. , v.

School Climate Change, ed. , v.

This book explains the most important aspects of school climate and how we can make positive changes in our schools. It discusses how to engage students and school stakeholders; how to empower staff and students and foster autonomy so people take ownership of their ideas and the learning process; how to promote inclusivity and equity throughout the school; and how to create a welcoming, cooperative, and safe school environment that nurtures students’ social-emotional needs.

School Culture Recharged, ed. , v.
School Culture Recharged, ed. , v.

School Culture Recharged, ed. , v.

This book offers practical advice and strategies that help you build positive energy to reinvigorate your school's culture and staff. It zeroes in on key school improvement efforts, including moving from the culture you have to the culture you want; using the school's culture to improve teaching, job satisfaction, and morale; maximizing the intentions of professional learning communities; and developing organizational habits that can contribute to positive change.

School Culture Rewired, ed. , v.
School Culture Rewired, ed. , v.

School Culture Rewired, ed. , v.

This book offers tools, strategies, and advice for defining, assessing, and ultimately transforming your school's culture into one that is positive, forward-looking, and actively working to enrich students’ lives.

School Library Infographics, ed. , v.
School Library Infographics, ed. , v.

School Library Infographics, ed. , v.

This guidebook to infographics created with do-it-yourself tips assists librarians in increasing the impact of school library instruction, promotion, and organization. You will create your own computer-generated visuals for your class and library using common software platforms and free web-based applications.

School Library Makerspaces in Action, ed. , v.
School Library Makerspaces in Action, ed. , v.

School Library Makerspaces in Action, ed. , v.

This book discusses how professional librarians can create maker learning spaces by providing inspirational examples of successful makerspaces in school and public libraries, furnishing practical, immediately usable projects, assignments, and curricula, offering needed examples of how to train maker librarians, and showcasing working partnerships between school and public librarians in makerspace endeavors.

Seeds, ed. , v.
Seeds, ed. , v.

Seeds, ed. , v.

This title introduces seeds, explaining their anatomy and how they grow into plants.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning, ed. , v.
Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning, ed. , v.

Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning, ed. , v.

This book take readers through the step-by-step process of how to create, implement, and assess project based learning (PBL) using a classroom-tested framework. Also included are chapters for school leaders on implementing PBL system wide and the use of PBL in informal settings.

Sistema solar, ed. , v.
Sistema solar, ed. , v.

Sistema solar, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración del sistema solar.

Slavery Through the Ages, ed. , v.
Slavery Through the Ages, ed. , v.

Slavery Through the Ages, ed. , v.

Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the important dates in history regarding slavery; human beings held against their will.

Solving 25 Problems in Unit Design, ed. , v.
Solving 25 Problems in Unit Design, ed. , v.

Solving 25 Problems in Unit Design, ed. , v.

In this book, the authors identify and describe the 25 most common problems in curriculum unit design and recommend how to fix them—and avoid them when planning new units.

Solving the Homework Problem by Flipping the Learning, ed. , v.
Solving the Homework Problem by Flipping the Learning, ed. , v.

Solving the Homework Problem by Flipping the Learning, ed. , v.

This book outlines why traditional homework causes dread and frustration for students; how flipped learning—completing the harder or more analytical aspects of learning in class as opposed to having students do it on their own—improves student learning; and how teachers can create flipped assignments that both engage students and advance student learning.

Sparking Student Creativity, ed. , v.
Sparking Student Creativity, ed. , v.

Sparking Student Creativity, ed. , v.

This book explores and explains research related to creativity and its relevance in today’s standards-based, critical thinking-focused classroom.

Standards-Based Lesson Plans for the Busy Elementary School Librarian, ed. , v.
Standards-Based Lesson Plans for the Busy Elementary School Librarian, ed. , v.

Standards-Based Lesson Plans for the Busy Elementary School Librarian, ed. , v.

This book presents integrated lesson plans for students in each of the elementary grades, kindergarten through 5th grade. The lesson plans presented are specifically written to match the AASL Information Literacy Standards, the McREL Compendium of Standards and Benchmarks, and the Common Core State Standards. Reproducible handouts for every grade level K–5 are also provided.

Stems, ed. , v.
Stems, ed. , v.

Stems, ed. , v.

This title introduces stems, explaining their anatomy and how they help the plants they hold up.

Stress-Busting Strategies for Teachers, ed. , v.
Stress-Busting Strategies for Teachers, ed. , v.

Stress-Busting Strategies for Teachers, ed. , v.

This text offers simple, proven tactics to help manage the stresses of being a classroom teacher. Tactics discussed include employing healthy practices that positively affect mindset; identifying and using one’s ideal professional pace; exploiting intrinsic preferences for how to get work done; and making food and exercise choices that will better fuel the mind and body.

Student-Led Discussions, ed. , v.
Student-Led Discussions, ed. , v.

Student-Led Discussions, ed. , v.

In addition to providing a discussion framework that requires students to think deeply and communicate effectively, this text includes advice for teachers on how to cultivate and evaluate effective student-led discussions about literary and informational material; establish core instructional elements that students need in order to engage in rich discussions about content; and understand their role as teacher when students are leading their own discussions.

Students at the Center, ed. , v.
Students at the Center, ed. , v.

Students at the Center, ed. , v.

This book maps out a transformative model of personalization that puts students at the center and asks them to employ the set of dispositions for engagement and learning known as the Habits of Mind.

Success with IEPs, ed. , v.
Success with IEPs, ed. , v.

Success with IEPs, ed. , v.

This book explores how the special education teacher and the general education teacher work together to create a student's individualized education plan (IEP) towards each student meeting carefully crafted goals. It addresses five common challenges posed by IEPs: understanding the full scope of the teacher's role, doing critical prep work for IEP meetings, offering modifications and accommodations, contributing to the IEP team, and monitoring student progress.

Supreme Court Drama, ed. 2, v.
Supreme Court Drama, ed. 2, v.

Supreme Court Drama, ed. 2, v.

Profiles major U.S. Supreme Court decisions that have made a significant impact on American society. Each volume is organized by broad legal principles such as individual liberties, criminal justice and family law, equal protection and civil rights, and business and government law. Within this framework, case entries are arranged under the more specific legal issue to which they relate, such as affirmative action, capital punishment, freedom of speech, and monopolies.

Tasks Before Apps, ed. , v.
Tasks Before Apps, ed. , v.

Tasks Before Apps, ed. , v.

This book provides a guide for teachers from K-8 through high school to enrich technological skills, social development, and digital aptitude in the classroom.

Teach, Reflect, Learn, ed. , v.
Teach, Reflect, Learn, ed. , v.

Teach, Reflect, Learn, ed. , v.

This book provides tools to assess your current self-reflective tendencies, identify opportunities to reflect on your instruction, and begin to forge a path toward continuous growth and educational excellence.

Teacher Teamwork, ed. , v.
Teacher Teamwork, ed. , v.

Teacher Teamwork, ed. , v.

This book demonstrates how to build productive teams and intentionally create an environment of professional engagement in your school by utilizing these four steps: establishing guidelines and protocols, managing and resolving conflicts, refining decision-making skills, and building team capacity.

Teaching Coding through Game Creation, ed. , v.
Teaching Coding through Game Creation, ed. , v.

Teaching Coding through Game Creation, ed. , v.

This book shows how to engage students quickly with learning activities that springboard off of the powerful appeal of video games. The author takes users through activities that introduce popular programming languages—including C++, GameMaker, JavaScript, Python, and Scratch—to create video games, and in the process, to learn coding.

Teaching Digital Photography, ed. , v.
Teaching Digital Photography, ed. , v.

Teaching Digital Photography, ed. , v.

This text provides a detailed educational plan advising how to purchase equipment, set up a classroom or library area to be used for instruction, and instruct the students in the skills needed to become excellent digital photographers.

Teaching Students to Communicate Mathematically, ed. , v.
Teaching Students to Communicate Mathematically, ed. , v.

Teaching Students to Communicate Mathematically, ed. , v.

This book covers the basics of effective mathematical communication and offers specific strategies for teaching students how to speak and write about math.

Teaching Students to Self-Assess, ed. , v.
Teaching Students to Self-Assess, ed. , v.

Teaching Students to Self-Assess, ed. , v.

This book explains how teachers can use reflection to help students decipher their own learning needs and engage in deep, thought-provoking discourse about progress.

Teaching in the Fast Lane, ed. , v.
Teaching in the Fast Lane, ed. , v.

Teaching in the Fast Lane, ed. , v.

This book details how to design, manage, and maintain an active classroom that balances autonomy and structure. It offers student-centered strategies on sorting, station teaching, and cooperative learning that will help teachers build on students' intellectual curiosity, self-efficacy, and sense of purpose.

Teaching the 4Cs with Technology, ed. , v.
Teaching the 4Cs with Technology, ed. , v.

Teaching the 4Cs with Technology, ed. , v.

This book shows how teachers can more purposefully integrate technology into instruction to facilitate the practice and mastery of each of the 4Cs (critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity) along with other learning objectives.

Teaching the Core Skills of Listening & Speaking, ed. , v.
Teaching the Core Skills of Listening & Speaking, ed. , v.

Teaching the Core Skills of Listening & Speaking, ed. , v.

This book presents an approach aligned to the six Common Core anchor standards for speaking and listening, and is focused on preparing students for 21st century communication inside and beyond the classroom.

Teaching to Strengths, ed. , v.
Teaching to Strengths, ed. , v.

Teaching to Strengths, ed. , v.

This book outlines a comprehensive, collaborative approach to teaching that focuses on students' strengths and resiliency. It encourages educators to embrace teaching and school-wide practices that support and enhance the academic and social-emotional development of students living with trauma, violence, and chronic stress.

Terremotos y tsunamis, ed. , v.
Terremotos y tsunamis, ed. , v.

Terremotos y tsunamis, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de la formación y la destrucción de los terremotos y los tsunamis.

The 21st-Century Elementary School Library Program, ed. 2, v.
The 21st-Century Elementary School Library Program, ed. 2, v.

The 21st-Century Elementary School Library Program, ed. 2, v.

Covers all the major aspects of school library services, from administration to instruction focused from the elementary school librarian perspective. Provides tips and techniques, forms and templates, and advice on everything from staffing and budgeting to collaborating with teachers and other libraries, to Web 2.0 and other new computer tools for building collections and devising special programs.

The BIG Book of Glues, Brews, and Goos, ed. , v.
The BIG Book of Glues, Brews, and Goos, ed. , v.

The BIG Book of Glues, Brews, and Goos, ed. , v.

The book contains recommendations for linking projects to curriculum to help make each activity relevant and educational. Organized into 33 chapters, projects include making musical instruments, growing and using plants, conducting science experiments, and preparing food for ourselves and other creatures.

The Best Class You Never Taught, ed. , v.
The Best Class You Never Taught, ed. , v.

The Best Class You Never Taught, ed. , v.

This book provides a step-by-step guide for the implementation of Spider Web Discussion, covering everything from introducing the technique to creating rubrics for discussion self-assessment to the nuts and bolts of charting the conversations and using the data collected for formative assessment.

The Coach Approach to School Leadership, ed. , v.
The Coach Approach to School Leadership, ed. , v.

The Coach Approach to School Leadership, ed. , v.

This book addresses a dilemma faced by many principals: how to function as learning leaders while fulfilling their evaluative and management duties. The answer? Incorporating instructional coaching techniques as an integral part of serious school improvement.

The Cold War, ed. , v.
The Cold War, ed. , v.

The Cold War, ed. , v.

During the Cold War, the key players never fought openly on a battlefield. Instead, they attacked one another by underhand means -- spying, propaganda, secret operations, and guerrilla wars. The secrets of the Cold War are explored in this book.

The Data-Driven Classroom, ed. , v.
The Data-Driven Classroom, ed. , v.

The Data-Driven Classroom, ed. , v.

This text shows teachers how to examine student assessment results for purposes of identifying targeted curricular or skill areas for individual intervention or large-group instructional revision; how to develop, implement, and assess the effectiveness of the intervention or revision; and how to develop an action plan for future instructional cycles.

The Differentiated Classroom, ed. 2, v.
The Differentiated Classroom, ed. 2, v.

The Differentiated Classroom, ed. 2, v.

Explains instructional approaches that meet the needs and interests of every student. Includes principles that guide a differentiated classroom; instructional strategies that make it easier to provide multiple learning paths for students; practical ways to give students options about how they learn required curriculum; and steps to get started with differentiation or take it to a higher level.

The Elementary School Library Makerspace, ed. , v.
The Elementary School Library Makerspace, ed. , v.

The Elementary School Library Makerspace, ed. , v.

This book is a must-read for elementary school librarians interested in starting a makerspace at their school, but who are concerned about the cost and are looking for curriculum links for getting started.

The Eyes in Your Body, ed. , v.
The Eyes in Your Body, ed. , v.

The Eyes in Your Body, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn how to think critically about how eyesight affects their lives. This volume also describes common vision problems and how to treat them.

The Formative Five, ed. , v.
The Formative Five, ed. , v.

The Formative Five, ed. , v.

For success in school and life, students need more than proficiency in academic subjects and good scores on tests. To truly thrive, students need to develop attributes that aren't typically measured on standardized tests. In this book, educators will learn how to foster the "Formative Five" success skills that today's students need, including : empathy; self-control; integrity; embracing diversity; and grit.

The Freedom Rides, ed. , v.
The Freedom Rides, ed. , v.

The Freedom Rides, ed. , v.

Places important topics in context so that readers will understand the connection between black history and the sweep of America's story. This volume covers the many acts of violence that were perpetrated against the Freedom Riders on their journey through the South.

The Girl-Positive Library, ed. , v.
The Girl-Positive Library, ed. , v.

The Girl-Positive Library, ed. , v.

This text provides a model for understanding how girls are represented in young adult literature that will aid librarians as they build collections and create programming. It provides suggestions for how to use and implement a feminist lens while reading, discussing, and reviewing titles. Includes recommended titles and discussion questions for use in developing instructional programs that explore concepts of girlhood, media literacy programs, and diverse collections.

The Maker Cookbook, ed. , v.
The Maker Cookbook, ed. , v.

The Maker Cookbook, ed. , v.

This guide helps librarians create engaging K-8 programs in science and technology, arts and crafts, and home skills that are suited for a library setting. Each "recipe" includes extensions, variations, and curriculum tie-ins.

The Mayor's Office, ed. , v.
The Mayor's Office, ed. , v.

The Mayor's Office, ed. , v.

This book provides information about a Mayor's Office, including why we might go there, who works there, and the services it provides.

The Mesopotamians, ed. , v.
The Mesopotamians, ed. , v.

The Mesopotamians, ed. , v.

Focuses on the discoveries and inventions of the ancient Mesopotamian civilization in the areas of transportation, agriculture, architecture, science, and technology.

The Motivated Brain, ed. , v.
The Motivated Brain, ed. , v.

The Motivated Brain, ed. , v.

This book explores an approach to teaching and learning that improves student motivation, knowledge acquisition, retention, and academic success.

The National Anthem, ed. , v.
The National Anthem, ed. , v.

The National Anthem, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn our national anthem was born from one man's experience during war and continues to remind us of the perseverance and strength of the United States.

The Perfect Assessment System, ed. , v.
The Perfect Assessment System, ed. , v.

The Perfect Assessment System, ed. , v.

This book calls for the ground-up redevelopment of assessment in U.S. education. It maps out the adjustments in practice and culture necessary to generate both accurate accountability data and the specific evidence of individual mastery that will support sound instructional decision making and better learning in the classroom.

The Police Station, ed. , v.
The Police Station, ed. , v.

The Police Station, ed. , v.

Police stations and police officers are highlighted in this book. It explains why we have police stations, how they are helpful to our community, and the people who work there.

The Power of Extreme Writing, ed. , v.
The Power of Extreme Writing, ed. , v.

The Power of Extreme Writing, ed. , v.

Offers focused, daily writing sessions that provide students with consistent, long-term engagement, teaching them to be more fluent in their writing. The author outlines this process and also describes what it looks like in the classroom, explains how to assess student work, and highlights several inspirations that motivate students to write.

The Presidency A to Z, ed. 5, v.
The Presidency A to Z, ed. 5, v.

The Presidency A to Z, ed. 5, v.

An invaluable tool for understanding the presidency, both historically and today and for appraising how it and the executive branch have responded to the challenges facing the nation. It provides information and in-depth background on the presidency through a comprehensive encyclopedia of over 300 entries.

The Presidential Seal, ed. , v.
The Presidential Seal, ed. , v.

The Presidential Seal, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn what the design means while following along with a short timeline that guides them through significant dates in the seal's past.

The Principal 50, ed. , v.
The Principal 50, ed. , v.

The Principal 50, ed. , v.

This book guides motivated school leaders through 50 self-reflection exercises designed to yield a deeper understanding of the meaning behind the work that they do.

The Resilient Teacher, ed. , v.
The Resilient Teacher, ed. , v.

The Resilient Teacher, ed. , v.

This book offers simple but effective strategies for dealing with a variety of thorny situations that most teachers will face in their careers. These strategies will help to communicate tactfully but forthrightly with administrators, colleagues, and students whose actions interfere with the ability to do the job properly; confidently and convincingly express thoughts and expectations to all stakeholders; and increase influence with coworkers, students, and parents.

The School Leader's Guide to Building and Sustaining Math Success, ed. , v.
The School Leader's Guide to Building and Sustaining Math Success, ed. , v.

The School Leader's Guide to Building and Sustaining Math Success, ed. , v.

This book provides school administrators with an initial guide to establishing a strong math culture, including developing common tasks, getting buy-in, and suggestions for monitoring, supporting, and sustaining improvement.

The Science and Technology Behind the Human Genome Project, ed. , v.
The Science and Technology Behind the Human Genome Project, ed. , v.

The Science and Technology Behind the Human Genome Project, ed. , v.

This resource teaches readers about the fundamental science behind the Human Genome Project, the aim of which was to identify and map all of the genes in the human genome. Readers will learn the basics of DNA, genetics, and the human genome; important areas and the history of genetic research; and how our world has changed since the project.

The Tech-Savvy Administrator, ed. , v.
The Tech-Savvy Administrator, ed. , v.

The Tech-Savvy Administrator, ed. , v.

This book explains how and why leaders should use technology and outlines what should be in every leader’s digital toolkit.

The i5 Approach, ed. , v.
The i5 Approach, ed. , v.

The i5 Approach, ed. , v.

This book presents the five I’s: information, images, interaction, inquiry, and innovation, and how they relate to developing students’ critical and creative thinking skills. It provides step-by-step procedures for teaching 12 key thinking skills and shares lesson examples from teachers.

Time to Teach, ed. , v.
Time to Teach, ed. , v.

Time to Teach, ed. , v.

This text provides more than a dozen strategies for teachers to break down tasks into doable pieces, touch each paper or e-mail communication only once, learn when to say no, and use time-management apps to zip through reams of paperwork. Using these strategies, teachers will be able to drastically reduce the time spent planning lessons, assessing students, keeping records, and communicating with parents.

Total Literacy Techniques, ed. , v.
Total Literacy Techniques, ed. , v.

Total Literacy Techniques, ed. , v.

This book provides 3rd through 12th grade teachers with more than 50 teacher-tested tools and techniques for helping their students read independently and critically. It offers practical and effective ways for teachers to help students develop the critical reading habits that open up new ways of understanding and contributing to their worlds.

Total Participation Techniques, ed. 2, v.
Total Participation Techniques, ed. 2, v.

Total Participation Techniques, ed. 2, v.

This book provides detailed descriptions of the Total Participation Techniques (TPTs) with step-by-step instructions and includes new techniques to engage K–12 students in active learning as well as ways to adapt and personalize the techniques to fit your context and content. Techniques are presented in four parts: overview, implementation instructions, student participation, and classroom personalization, with real-world examples and toolkits for all levels of learning.

Transdisciplinarity Revealed, ed. , v.
Transdisciplinarity Revealed, ed. , v.

Transdisciplinarity Revealed, ed. , v.

This book, on the emergent field of transdisciplinarity, explains how it applies to library service and collections conceptually and identifies practical strategies for supporting transdisciplinary research conducted by faculty and students.

UXL Endangered Species, ed. 3, v.
UXL Endangered Species, ed. 3, v.

UXL Endangered Species, ed. 3, v.

Covers the endangered and threatened status of a myriad of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, mollusks, insects, arachnids, corals, crustaceans, and plants. Each entry provides the species’ common/scientific name, classification information, current status according to the IUCN and the Endangered Species Act, description, location, reason for endangerment, and measures being taken to protect it.

Understanding and Using Reading Assessment, K-12, ed. 3, v.
Understanding and Using Reading Assessment, K-12, ed. 3, v.

Understanding and Using Reading Assessment, K-12, ed. 3, v.

This book provides detailed case studies from all grade levels to illustrate reading assessment done well. It also includes 15 reproducible forms and checklists that teachers and administrators can use to optimize their reading assessment efforts.

Unlocking Student Potential, ed. , v.
Unlocking Student Potential, ed. , v.

Unlocking Student Potential, ed. , v.

This book offers concrete ways to identify student strengths and then build on them in your classroom or school throughout the year.

Unpacking Fractions, ed. , v.
Unpacking Fractions, ed. , v.

Unpacking Fractions, ed. , v.

This book provides teachers with concrete strategies for achieving the worthy goal of "algebra for all" that will not be possible until "fractions for all" is a reality. It offers three fundamental reasons why it's imperative for us to take a closer look at how we teach fractions: fractions play a key role in students' feelings about mathematics; fractions are fundamental to school math and daily life; and fractions are foundational to success in algebra.

Unstuck, ed. , v.
Unstuck, ed. , v.

Unstuck, ed. , v.

This book aims to encourage schools to become more innovative and entrepreneurial, finding better ways to help students learn. The process involves seven steps: starting with moral purpose, unleashing curiosity, building on bright spots, peer coaching toward precision, leading from the inside out, and moving the goal posts.

Using Primary Sources, ed. , v.
Using Primary Sources, ed. , v.

Using Primary Sources, ed. , v.

This text features 30 adaptable exercises in archival intelligence that special collections librarians, archivists, museum professionals, and teaching faculty can use with K-12, undergraduate, graduate, and library school students. It includes exercises in archival intelligence, such as using finding aids and locating primary sources, as well as exercises in artifactual literacy, such as interpretation and analysis of primary sources.

Using Understanding by Design in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom, ed. , v.
Using Understanding by Design in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom, ed. , v.

Using Understanding by Design in the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classroom, ed. , v.

This book provides a practical guide of ensuring that all students have equitable access to high-quality curriculum and instruction in multicultural and language diverse classrooms.

Viaje a través de la Vía Láctea/A Trip Through the Milky Way, ed. , v.
Viaje a través de la Vía Láctea/A Trip Through the Milky Way, ed. , v.

Viaje a través de la Vía Láctea/A Trip Through the Milky Way, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje a la Vía Láctea.

Viaje al Sol/A Trip to the Sun, ed. , v.
Viaje al Sol/A Trip to the Sun, ed. , v.

Viaje al Sol/A Trip to the Sun, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje al sol.

Viaje al centro de la Tierra/A Trip to the Center of the Earth, ed. , v.
Viaje al centro de la Tierra/A Trip to the Center of the Earth, ed. , v.

Viaje al centro de la Tierra/A Trip to the Center of the Earth, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje al centro de la Tierra.

Viaje dentro de un arrecife de coral/A Trip Through a Coral Reef, ed. , v.
Viaje dentro de un arrecife de coral/A Trip Through a Coral Reef, ed. , v.

Viaje dentro de un arrecife de coral/A Trip Through a Coral Reef, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje a través de un arrecife de coral.

Viaje dentro de un tornado/A Trip Inside a Tornado, ed. , v.
Viaje dentro de un tornado/A Trip Inside a Tornado, ed. , v.

Viaje dentro de un tornado/A Trip Inside a Tornado, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje dentro de un tornado.

Viaje dentro del cuerpo humano/A Trip Through the Human Body, ed. , v.
Viaje dentro del cuerpo humano/A Trip Through the Human Body, ed. , v.

Viaje dentro del cuerpo humano/A Trip Through the Human Body, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje dentro del cuerpo humano.

Vital Statistics on the Presidency, ed. 4, v.
Vital Statistics on the Presidency, ed. 4, v.

Vital Statistics on the Presidency, ed. 4, v.

This book covers George Washington’s tenure through the 2012 election and recognizes major themes across administrations to reach overall conclusions about the nature of the institution and its future. The data is put into context by essays explaining key statistical patterns, making this a comprehensive reference to important patterns throughout the history of the presidency.

Vocab Rehab, ed. , v.
Vocab Rehab, ed. , v.

Vocab Rehab, ed. , v.

This book explains a new and effective approach to teaching vocabulary that calls for exploration, discovery, and playing with words. Ten-minute exercises include advice on how to focus short lessons so that students are fully engaged, teaching tips that help ensure new words stick, and a varied selection of novel strategies for teaching new words to students.

We Love Our Flag, ed. , v.
We Love Our Flag, ed. , v.

We Love Our Flag, ed. , v.

Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about the American flag.

West Meets East, ed. , v.
West Meets East, ed. , v.

West Meets East, ed. , v.

This book explores the fundamental premise that strong teaching is at the heart of educational quality and that we all benefit from understanding the practices and professional thinking of exemplary teachers. The authors set out to discover which beliefs and strategies of effective teachers can cross the cultural divide and help students in each nation make breakthrough advances.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

What If?, ed. , v.
What If?, ed. , v.

What If?, ed. , v.

This book explains how to improve students’ problem solving and creativity through “possibility thinking” and “lesson unplanning,” and includes four basic action principles for designing and solving complex challenges. It also presents steps for developing legacy challenges to foster lasting contributions.

What Is Animal Camouflage?, ed. , v.
What Is Animal Camouflage?, ed. , v.

What Is Animal Camouflage?, ed. , v.

This book shows how animals trick the eye by hiding in plain sight by changing their skin texture and color, covering themselves up, or even mimicking other plants and animals.

What Is Energy?, ed. , v.
What Is Energy?, ed. , v.

What Is Energy?, ed. , v.

In this text, readers are introduced to basic concepts of energy and where it exists all around them, right down to matter and the atom.

What Is Friction?, ed. , v.
What Is Friction?, ed. , v.

What Is Friction?, ed. , v.

Readers are introduced to friction, its characteristics, and how it works in the world around us. The author shows how this physical force operates and how it can work to both our advantage and disadvantage. Readers will to learn the role friction plays in nature, in sports, in transportation, and many other domains.

What Is Gravity?, ed. , v.
What Is Gravity?, ed. , v.

What Is Gravity?, ed. , v.

This volume introduces students to the force known as gravity. Readers examine many scientific concepts, including Newton's laws of gravity, mass and gravitational forces, galaxies, satellites, Earth's solar system, centrifugal force, tides, and erosion.

What Is Magnetism?, ed. , v.
What Is Magnetism?, ed. , v.

What Is Magnetism?, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to magnets and magnetism. Polarity, magnetic fields, electromagnetics, the difference between soft and hard magnets, and the ways in which magnets are used in industry, medicine, and everyday life are among the topics covered.

What Is Matter?, ed. , v.
What Is Matter?, ed. , v.

What Is Matter?, ed. , v.

This volume covers the fundamental concepts students need to understand matter.

What Is a Constellation?, ed. , v.
What Is a Constellation?, ed. , v.

What Is a Constellation?, ed. , v.

This book provides readers with insight into the scientific aspects of constellations. Star maps, navigation tools, and a discussion of the zodiac are also included.

What Makes a World-Class School and How We Can Get There, ed. , v.
What Makes a World-Class School and How We Can Get There, ed. , v.

What Makes a World-Class School and How We Can Get There, ed. , v.

This book explores how the gap in measures of achievement between students in the United States and those in other countries can be reduced. It provides analysis of recent international assessment results, in-depth profiles of high-achieving education systems around the globe, strategies for aligning successful educational approaches from international systems to U.S. schools, and transformative ideas for cultivating a truly world-class system of schooling.

What are the Branches of Democracy?, ed. , v.
What are the Branches of Democracy?, ed. , v.

What are the Branches of Democracy?, ed. , v.

This book provides a very brief introduction to the legislative, judicial, and executive branches of the U.S. government.

What's an Election?, ed. , v.
What's an Election?, ed. , v.

What's an Election?, ed. , v.

Students will examine the election process, a key aspect of our political system, from beginning to end in this book. The content covers what it means to be a candidate, where and when people vote, and why the election process is so important.

Why Plants Become Extinct, ed. , v.
Why Plants Become Extinct, ed. , v.

Why Plants Become Extinct, ed. , v.

Students will learn how some plants are becoming endangered or extinct due to climate changes, deforestation, or encroachment by invasive plant species. Students also learn how plants adapt to survive in their ever-changing habitats.

World War I, ed. , v.
World War I, ed. , v.

World War I, ed. , v.

This book traces the path of the first World War from its beginning in 1914 until its end in 1918, describing how the major power struggles of Europe (supported by various colonial holdings and the British alliance with Japan) erupted into a global war that was marked by new forms of combat that included trench warfare, strategies of attrition, and the first use of airpower.

World War I, ed. , v.
World War I, ed. , v.

World War I, ed. , v.

Significant battles, treaties, conferences and other dramatic events during World War I are explored, including: the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand; the first Zeppelin raid on London; the sinking of the Lusitania; and the start of the Battle of the Somme.

World War II, ed. , v.
World War II, ed. , v.

World War II, ed. , v.

Throughout World War II, both sides made great efforts to uncover enemy plans and keep their own secrets hidden. They engaged in secret operations, plots, and missions, always attempting to wrongfoot the enemy or take them by surprise. This book explores the secrets of World War II.

¡Aviones! (Planes!), ed. , v.
¡Aviones! (Planes!), ed. , v.

¡Aviones! (Planes!), ed. , v.

Un día en la vida de un avión en el trabajo. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

¡Barcos! (Boats!), ed. , v.
¡Barcos! (Boats!), ed. , v.

¡Barcos! (Boats!), ed. , v.

Un dia en la vida de un barco en el trabajo. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

¡Camiones! (Trucks!), ed. , v.
¡Camiones! (Trucks!), ed. , v.

¡Camiones! (Trucks!), ed. , v.

Un día en la vida de un camión en el trabajo. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

¡Carros! (Cars!), ed. , v.
¡Carros! (Cars!), ed. , v.

¡Carros! (Cars!), ed. , v.

Un dia en la vida de un carro en el trabajo. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

¡Helicópteros! (Helicopters!), ed. , v.
¡Helicópteros! (Helicopters!), ed. , v.

¡Helicópteros! (Helicopters!), ed. , v.

Un dia en la vida de un helicoptero en el trabajo.

¡Trenes! (Trains), ed. , v.
¡Trenes! (Trains), ed. , v.

¡Trenes! (Trains), ed. , v.

Un dia en la vida de un tren en el trabajo. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

¿Cómo usan los animales...? (How Do Animals Use…?), ed. , v.
¿Cómo usan los animales...? (How Do Animals Use…?), ed. , v.

¿Cómo usan los animales...? (How Do Animals Use…?), ed. , v.

Explora las maneras en que los animales utilizan la voz, los oídos, los ojos, y la boca. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Student eBooks

Los lugares más fríos de la Tierra/Earth's Coldest Places, ed. , v.
Los lugares más fríos de la Tierra/Earth's Coldest Places, ed. , v.

Los lugares más fríos de la Tierra/Earth's Coldest Places, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante aprende acerca de los lugares de la Tierra con climas y ambientes extremos. Este libro se enfoca en los lugares más fríos.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.
Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Pintas, cuartos y galones (Pints, Quarts, and Gallons), ed. , v.

Los alumos jovenes aprenden sobre pintas, cuartos de galón, y galones a través de oraciones simples y un repetivo texto ilustrado.

Las mascotas (Pets), ed. , v.
Las mascotas (Pets), ed. , v.

Las mascotas (Pets), ed. , v.

Explora diferentes tipos de mascotas con este libro en blanco y negro. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

What Is Animal Camouflage?, ed. , v.
What Is Animal Camouflage?, ed. , v.

What Is Animal Camouflage?, ed. , v.

This book shows how animals trick the eye by hiding in plain sight by changing their skin texture and color, covering themselves up, or even mimicking other plants and animals.

Roots, ed. , v.
Roots, ed. , v.

Roots, ed. , v.

This title introduces roots, explaining their anatomy and how they help plants and soil.

Energía, ed. , v.
Energía, ed. , v.

Energía, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de los varios tipos de energía, sus ventajas, y sus desventajas.

The Police Station, ed. , v.
The Police Station, ed. , v.

The Police Station, ed. , v.

Police stations and police officers are highlighted in this book. It explains why we have police stations, how they are helpful to our community, and the people who work there.

¡Camiones! (Trucks!), ed. , v.
¡Camiones! (Trucks!), ed. , v.

¡Camiones! (Trucks!), ed. , v.

Un día en la vida de un camión en el trabajo. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.
What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

What Are Food Chains & Food Webs?, ed. , v.

Explains the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores, the flow of energy between these groups, the effects different habitats have on the food chain, and how food chains in different environmental regions can be contrasted.

Be a Meteorologist, ed. , v.
Be a Meteorologist, ed. , v.

Be a Meteorologist, ed. , v.

This book explains the career options of a meteorologist, including television and NASA. It also delves into the past history of meteorology as well as the modern technology that meteorologists now have to aid them.

Hindu Mythology, ed. , v.
Hindu Mythology, ed. , v.

Hindu Mythology, ed. , v.

Examines the ancient civilizations and peoples of Hindu mythology, to explore and study their religious beliefs and myths.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.
Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Segundos, minutos y horas (Seconds, Minutes, and Hours), ed. , v.

Se presentan a los alumnos los principios de segundos, minutos y horas a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.

Insects, ed. , v.
Insects, ed. , v.

Insects, ed. , v.

This book examines the habitat, diet, and characteristics of various types of insects.

Vital Statistics on the Presidency, ed. 4, v.
Vital Statistics on the Presidency, ed. 4, v.

Vital Statistics on the Presidency, ed. 4, v.

This book covers George Washington’s tenure through the 2012 election and recognizes major themes across administrations to reach overall conclusions about the nature of the institution and its future. The data is put into context by essays explaining key statistical patterns, making this a comprehensive reference to important patterns throughout the history of the presidency.

Everything You Need to Know About Bugs, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Bugs, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Bugs, ed. , v.

Presents insect facts, an insect identification guide, and key information about recognizing bugs and creepy crawlies all around.

Seeds, ed. , v.
Seeds, ed. , v.

Seeds, ed. , v.

This title introduces seeds, explaining their anatomy and how they grow into plants.

How Do Animals Hunt and Feed?, ed. , v.
How Do Animals Hunt and Feed?, ed. , v.

How Do Animals Hunt and Feed?, ed. , v.

In this book, readers will learn all about how different animal groups forage for food, creating various food chains that allow diverse creatures to thrive.

El océano (Ocean), ed. , v.
El océano (Ocean), ed. , v.

El océano (Ocean), ed. , v.

Una visita a los animales del océano. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

La granja (Farm), ed. , v.
La granja (Farm), ed. , v.

La granja (Farm), ed. , v.

Haz una visita a los animales de la granja en este libro en blanco y negro. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Viaje a través de la Vía Láctea/A Trip Through the Milky Way, ed. , v.
Viaje a través de la Vía Láctea/A Trip Through the Milky Way, ed. , v.

Viaje a través de la Vía Láctea/A Trip Through the Milky Way, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje a la Vía Láctea.

What Is Energy?, ed. , v.
What Is Energy?, ed. , v.

What Is Energy?, ed. , v.

In this text, readers are introduced to basic concepts of energy and where it exists all around them, right down to matter and the atom.

Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.
Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.

Freedom of Expression and the Internet, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding freedom of expression and the Internet and provides an overview of the topic.

World War I, ed. , v.
World War I, ed. , v.

World War I, ed. , v.

This book traces the path of the first World War from its beginning in 1914 until its end in 1918, describing how the major power struggles of Europe (supported by various colonial holdings and the British alliance with Japan) erupted into a global war that was marked by new forms of combat that included trench warfare, strategies of attrition, and the first use of airpower.

Bias in the Media, ed. , v.
Bias in the Media, ed. , v.

Bias in the Media, ed. , v.

Examines the issues surrounding bias in the media and provides an overview of the topic.

Viaje al Sol/A Trip to the Sun, ed. , v.
Viaje al Sol/A Trip to the Sun, ed. , v.

Viaje al Sol/A Trip to the Sun, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje al sol.

Stems, ed. , v.
Stems, ed. , v.

Stems, ed. , v.

This title introduces stems, explaining their anatomy and how they help the plants they hold up.

UXL Endangered Species, ed. 3, v.
UXL Endangered Species, ed. 3, v.

UXL Endangered Species, ed. 3, v.

Covers the endangered and threatened status of a myriad of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, mollusks, insects, arachnids, corals, crustaceans, and plants. Each entry provides the species’ common/scientific name, classification information, current status according to the IUCN and the Endangered Species Act, description, location, reason for endangerment, and measures being taken to protect it.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.
Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Cerca y lejos (Near and far), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "cerca" y "lejos" a través de oraciones sencillas y un repetivo texto ilustrado. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

The Maker Cookbook, ed. , v.
The Maker Cookbook, ed. , v.

The Maker Cookbook, ed. , v.

This guide helps librarians create engaging K-8 programs in science and technology, arts and crafts, and home skills that are suited for a library setting. Each "recipe" includes extensions, variations, and curriculum tie-ins.

¡Barcos! (Boats!), ed. , v.
¡Barcos! (Boats!), ed. , v.

¡Barcos! (Boats!), ed. , v.

Un dia en la vida de un barco en el trabajo. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Inside the Human Body, ed. , v.
Inside the Human Body, ed. , v.

Inside the Human Body, ed. , v.

Describes details of the human body that are too small for the unaided eye to see, and how these microscopic systems work to keep the body alive and healthy.

What Is Gravity?, ed. , v.
What Is Gravity?, ed. , v.

What Is Gravity?, ed. , v.

This volume introduces students to the force known as gravity. Readers examine many scientific concepts, including Newton's laws of gravity, mass and gravitational forces, galaxies, satellites, Earth's solar system, centrifugal force, tides, and erosion.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: triángulos (Shapes: Triangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones simples, y el apoyo de imágenes para familiarizar al lector con triángulos.

Me and My Shadow, ed. , v.
Me and My Shadow, ed. , v.

Me and My Shadow, ed. , v.

Text promotes children's curiosity while building important science content knowledge. The interaction of text and photos supports and engages readers as they learn about the wonderful world around them. This book focuses on how shadows are formed by sunlight.

Cloning, ed. , v.
Cloning, ed. , v.

Cloning, ed. , v.

This book explores the history, science, applications, and ethical issues of cloning. Profiles include pioneers in the field, including John Bertrand Gurdon, Ian Wilmut, Shinya Yamanaka, and James Thomson.

The Science and Technology Behind the Human Genome Project, ed. , v.
The Science and Technology Behind the Human Genome Project, ed. , v.

The Science and Technology Behind the Human Genome Project, ed. , v.

This resource teaches readers about the fundamental science behind the Human Genome Project, the aim of which was to identify and map all of the genes in the human genome. Readers will learn the basics of DNA, genetics, and the human genome; important areas and the history of genetic research; and how our world has changed since the project.

Machu Picchu, ed. , v.
Machu Picchu, ed. , v.

Machu Picchu, ed. , v.

This title examines the exploration and study of Machu Picchu. The book explores the lives of the site's builders, traces its discovery and scientific investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts.

Presidential Power, ed. , v.
Presidential Power, ed. , v.

Presidential Power, ed. , v.

This book provides a thorough examination of the historical and political context of key, critical moments in constitutional history and presidential power that makes possible opportunities for students to explore American politics in an interesting, memorable, and dynamic way.

Viaje dentro del cuerpo humano/A Trip Through the Human Body, ed. , v.
Viaje dentro del cuerpo humano/A Trip Through the Human Body, ed. , v.

Viaje dentro del cuerpo humano/A Trip Through the Human Body, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje dentro del cuerpo humano.

¡Trenes! (Trains), ed. , v.
¡Trenes! (Trains), ed. , v.

¡Trenes! (Trains), ed. , v.

Un dia en la vida de un tren en el trabajo. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Conozco a un científico, ed. , v.
Conozco a un científico, ed. , v.

Conozco a un científico, ed. , v.

Early reader sing-along to learn about science.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, ed. , v.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, ed. , v.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, ed. , v.

Young readers learn about Martin Luther King, Jr., Day through simple text, photos, and activities.

Inventos, ed. , v.
Inventos, ed. , v.

Inventos, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de unos de los inventos mas importantes en la historia de la humanidad.

Leaves, ed. , v.
Leaves, ed. , v.

Leaves, ed. , v.

This title introduces leaves, explaining their anatomy and how they make food for plants.

STEM Guides To Space, ed. , v.
STEM Guides To Space, ed. , v.

STEM Guides To Space, ed. , v.

Students use math to understand space, the size of the solar system, and conditions on other planets.

Viaje al centro de la Tierra/A Trip to the Center of the Earth, ed. , v.
Viaje al centro de la Tierra/A Trip to the Center of the Earth, ed. , v.

Viaje al centro de la Tierra/A Trip to the Center of the Earth, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje al centro de la Tierra.

Bioengineering, ed. , v.
Bioengineering, ed. , v.

Bioengineering, ed. , v.

This book covers recent advances in bioengineering that have changed both the world in which we live and the bodies within which we live. Among the topics covered are homeostasis, biological and artificial control systems, diagnostic imaging, prostheses, biomaterials, environmental engineering, and various subfields of bioengineering.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.
Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Rodear y atravesar (Around and Through), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "rodear" y "atravesar" a través de un texto repetivo ilustrado y oraciónes sencillos.

Genetics, ed. , v.
Genetics, ed. , v.

Genetics, ed. , v.

This title presents the history of genetics. Text details how early studies of heredity and genes led to our modern understanding of how DNA works. It also puts a spotlight on the brilliant scientists who made these advances possible.

Genetically Modified Crops and Food, ed. , v.
Genetically Modified Crops and Food, ed. , v.

Genetically Modified Crops and Food, ed. , v.

This book explains the reactions of scientists, farmers, chefs, and medical doctors to the scientific changes in agriculture, which have ranged from support to skepticism, and shows how different governments around the world view the inclusion of GMOs in food.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.
Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Figuras: rectángulos (Shapes: Rectangles), ed. , v.

Utiliza la repetición, oraciones sencillas, y el apoyo a las imágenes para familiarizar al lector a partir de rectángulos.

Viaje dentro de un tornado/A Trip Inside a Tornado, ed. , v.
Viaje dentro de un tornado/A Trip Inside a Tornado, ed. , v.

Viaje dentro de un tornado/A Trip Inside a Tornado, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje dentro de un tornado.

Hope for the Elephants, ed. , v.
Hope for the Elephants, ed. , v.

Hope for the Elephants, ed. , v.

This book follows two people on a trip to Asia and Africa to study the problems elephants are facing, and in the process, discovering how people can give elephants a hopeful future.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los meses del año (My Calendar: Months of the Year), ed. , v.

Los meses del año se imparten a través de texto y fotos que simbolizan cada mes. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Hiroshima, ed. , v.
Hiroshima, ed. , v.

Hiroshima, ed. , v.

This book tells the story of how the Japanese port city of Hiroshima came to be the target of the world’s first nuclear attack during World War II.

A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology, and the Cell, ed. , v.
A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology, and the Cell, ed. , v.

A Closer Look at Biology, Microbiology, and the Cell, ed. , v.

Surveys the many subjects that comprise the field of biology and includes an overview of the development of biology, microbiology, and cell theory.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.
Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy, ed. , v.

This book covers the foundations of genes and heredity to give readers a solid understanding of what modern genetics has been built on, before examining the ways in which genetic testing is used to assess genetic risk.

Flowers, ed. , v.
Flowers, ed. , v.

Flowers, ed. , v.

This title introduces flowers, explaining their anatomy and how they reproduce.

The Cold War, ed. , v.
The Cold War, ed. , v.

The Cold War, ed. , v.

During the Cold War, the key players never fought openly on a battlefield. Instead, they attacked one another by underhand means -- spying, propaganda, secret operations, and guerrilla wars. The secrets of the Cold War are explored in this book.

One Land, Many Cultures, ed. , v.
One Land, Many Cultures, ed. , v.

One Land, Many Cultures, ed. , v.

Addresses how America is a melting pot filled with people from all over the world. Learning about their native language, the foods they eat, and their customs are just some of the issues addressed in this book. Maps that show the different parts of the world where their ancestors came from are an added feature.

20 Fun Facts About the Moon, ed. , v.
20 Fun Facts About the Moon, ed. , v.

20 Fun Facts About the Moon, ed. , v.

This book takes readers on an exciting trip to our only natural satellite. Stunning images of the moon, as well as detailed diagrams, are sure to amaze readers.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.
Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Opuestos: Delante y detrás (Opposites: Front and Back), ed. , v.

Este libro explora la idea de los opuestos usando "delante" y "detrás" como ejemplos.

What's an Election?, ed. , v.
What's an Election?, ed. , v.

What's an Election?, ed. , v.

Students will examine the election process, a key aspect of our political system, from beginning to end in this book. The content covers what it means to be a candidate, where and when people vote, and why the election process is so important.

What Is Magnetism?, ed. , v.
What Is Magnetism?, ed. , v.

What Is Magnetism?, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to magnets and magnetism. Polarity, magnetic fields, electromagnetics, the difference between soft and hard magnets, and the ways in which magnets are used in industry, medicine, and everyday life are among the topics covered.

Why Plants Become Extinct, ed. , v.
Why Plants Become Extinct, ed. , v.

Why Plants Become Extinct, ed. , v.

Students will learn how some plants are becoming endangered or extinct due to climate changes, deforestation, or encroachment by invasive plant species. Students also learn how plants adapt to survive in their ever-changing habitats.

Viaje dentro de un arrecife de coral/A Trip Through a Coral Reef, ed. , v.
Viaje dentro de un arrecife de coral/A Trip Through a Coral Reef, ed. , v.

Viaje dentro de un arrecife de coral/A Trip Through a Coral Reef, ed. , v.

Con esta serie, el lector principiante hace una travesía a través de diferentes temas relacionados a la ciencia. Este libro describe cómo sería un viaje a través de un arrecife de coral.

¡Aviones! (Planes!), ed. , v.
¡Aviones! (Planes!), ed. , v.

¡Aviones! (Planes!), ed. , v.

Un día en la vida de un avión en el trabajo. Incluye traducciónes al inglés.

The Mesopotamians, ed. , v.
The Mesopotamians, ed. , v.

The Mesopotamians, ed. , v.

Focuses on the discoveries and inventions of the ancient Mesopotamian civilization in the areas of transportation, agriculture, architecture, science, and technology.

What are the Branches of Democracy?, ed. , v.
What are the Branches of Democracy?, ed. , v.

What are the Branches of Democracy?, ed. , v.

This book provides a very brief introduction to the legislative, judicial, and executive branches of the U.S. government.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.
Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Arriba y debajo (Under and over), ed. , v.

Los niños pequeños aprenden "arriba" y "debajo" a través de oraciones simples y texto repetitivo ilustrado. Incluye texto correspondiente en inglés.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.
Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Mi calendario: Los días de la semana (My Calendar: Days of the Week), ed. , v.

Se imparte el concepto de los dias de la semana a traves de texto previsible y fotos correspondientes.

The BIG Book of Glues, Brews, and Goos, ed. , v.
The BIG Book of Glues, Brews, and Goos, ed. , v.

The BIG Book of Glues, Brews, and Goos, ed. , v.

The book contains recommendations for linking projects to curriculum to help make each activity relevant and educational. Organized into 33 chapters, projects include making musical instruments, growing and using plants, conducting science experiments, and preparing food for ourselves and other creatures.

Battles of Lexington and Concord, ed. , v.
Battles of Lexington and Concord, ed. , v.

Battles of Lexington and Concord, ed. , v.

This book details the Battles of Lexington and Concord, which occurred April 19, 1775. Learn what led up the battle, including the Boston Tea Party, the Intolerable Acts, the Boston Massacre, and the First Continental Congress, and about the key historical figures including Colonial leaders Samuel Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, Captain John Parker, and Major John Buttrick and British leaders Major John Pitcairn, General Thomas Gage, and Lieutenant Colonel Francis Smith.

Be a Paleontologist, ed. , v.
Be a Paleontologist, ed. , v.

Be a Paleontologist, ed. , v.

This book examines different specialties some paleontologists choose to pursue as well as the skills and interests those interested in this science career should have. Readers will also learn about some of the important discoveries paleontologists have unearthed.

CHU… CHUUU… Pasa el tren (WHOOO, WHOOO… Here Come the Trains), ed. , v.
CHU… CHUUU… Pasa el tren (WHOOO, WHOOO… Here Come the Trains), ed. , v.

CHU… CHUUU… Pasa el tren (WHOOO, WHOOO… Here Come the Trains), ed. , v.

Enseña a los jóvenes lectores acerca de los trenes con grandes imágenes y texto. Incluye traducciones al inglés.

Biopharmaceuticals, ed. , v.
Biopharmaceuticals, ed. , v.

Biopharmaceuticals, ed. , v.

This book examines the history of biopharmaceuticals, the ins and outs of the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries, and the future of the field.

Reptiles y anfibios, ed. , v.
Reptiles y anfibios, ed. , v.

Reptiles y anfibios, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de los reptiles y los anfibios. Esta exploración incluye su diversidad y la distribución y la variación de las especies alrededor el mundo.

Plantas, ed. , v.
Plantas, ed. , v.

Plantas, ed. , v.

Ilustraciones y fotografías de alta calidad ayudan con una detallada exploración de las plantas. Esta exploración incluye su diversidad y la distribución y la variación de las especies alrededor el mundo.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.
Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas (Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups), ed. , v.

Las cucharaditas, cucharadas y tazas se imparten a traves de oraciones simples y un repetitivo texto ilustrado.