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Author Ansberry, Karen Rohrich, 1966-

Title More picture-perfect science lessons : using children's books to guide inquiry, K-4 / by Karen Ansberry, Emily Morgan.

Publication Info. Arlington, Va. : NSTA Press, [2007]


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Description 1 online resource (xv, 238 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why read picture books in science class? -- Reading aloud -- Teaching science through inquiry -- BSCS 5E instructional model -- National science education standards -- Bubbles -- Bubble, bubble and pop! a book about bubbles -- How big is a foot? -- How big is a foot? and how tall, how short, how faraway -- Hear your heart -- Hear your heart and The busy body book : a kid's guide to fitness -- Loco beans -- Lucas and his loco beans : a bilingual tale of the Mexican jumping bean -- Wiggling worms -- Diary of a worm and Wiggling worms at work -- Over in the ocean -- Over in the ocean : in a coral reef and Coral reef animals -- Be a friend to trees -- Our tree named Steve and Be a friend to trees -- That magnetic dog -- That magnetic dog and Magnetic and nonmagnetic -- Roller coasters -- Roller coaster and I fall down -- Mirror, mirror -- What did they see? and I see myself -- If you find a rock -- If you find a rock and Rocks : hard, soft, smooth, and rough -- Sunshine on my shoulders -- Sunshine on my shoulders -- Stargazers -- When I heard the learn'd astronomer and Spots of light : a book about stars -- Imaginative inventions -- Imaginative inventions and Leo Cockroach, toy tester -- A sense of wonder -- John Muir, America's naturalist, Rachel Carson : preserving a sense of wonder, and The important book.
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Summary Teachers raved when NSTA Press published Picture-Perfect Science Lessons in 2005. They loved its lively mix of kid-magnet books, Standards-based science content and ready-to-teach lessons. So what could be more perfect? More Picture-Perfect Science Lessons! This volume offers 15 new lessons that combine picture books and inquiry to develop students? interest in science and reading.
Subject Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Picture books for children -- Environmental aspects.
EDUCATION -- Teaching Methods & Materials -- Science & Technology.
Picture books for children -- Educational aspects. (OCoLC)fst01063720
Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary) (OCoLC)fst01108436
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Morgan, Emily R. (Emily Rachel), 1973-
Other Form: Print version: Ansberry, Karen Rohrich, 1966- More picture-perfect science lessons. Arlington, Va. : NSTA Press, ©2007 9781933531120 (DLC) 2007007200 (OCoLC)85851418
ISBN 9781933531748 (electronic bk.)
1933531746 (electronic bk.)
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