What's Smaller Than a Pygmy Shrew?

Author: Robert E Wells

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 149769941X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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A pygmy shrew is among the tiniest of mammals. A ladybug is even smaller. But in this book you will find small things you could not ordinarily see.
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How Do You Lift a Lion?

Author: Robert E. Wells

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN: 9780807534212

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Provides a simple introduction to the use of levers, pulleys, and wheels to move heavy objects.
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Can You Count to a Googol?

Author: Robert E. Wells

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN: 9780807510612

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Introduces the concepts of very large numbers, up to a googol, and multiples of ten.
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What's Faster Than a Speeding Cheetah?

Author: Robert E. Wells

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN: 9780807522813

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Compares the speed of various animals, from humans to cheetahs to peregrine falcons, with even faster things like rockets, meteroids, and light.
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What's Older Than a Giant Tortoise?

Author: Robert E. Wells

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN: 9780807588321

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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A comparison of things old takes the reader on a journey through the world to find the oldest things, including the giant sequoia tree, the pyramids of Egypt, and the giant tortoise.
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Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is?

Author: Robert E. Wells

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN: 9780807536568

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Illustrates the concept of big, bigger, and biggest by comparing the physical measurements of such large things as a blue whale, a mountain, a star, and the universe.
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How Do You Know What Time It Is?

Author: Robert E. Wells

Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company

ISBN: 0807579408

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Simple text and illustrations explain the nature of time, its importance, and its measurement, exploring seasons, months of the year, and calendars.
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Teaching Gifted Children in Today's Preschool and Primary Classrooms

Identifying, Nurturing, and Challenging Children Ages 4–9

Author: Joan Franklin Smutny,Sally Yahnke Walker,I. Ellen Honeck,

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 1631980459

Category: Education

Page: 248

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These proven, practical early childhood teaching strategies and techniques help teachers identify young gifted children, differentiate and extend the curriculum, assess and document students’ development, and build partnerships with parents. Individual chapters focus on early identification, curriculum compacting, social studies, language arts, math and science, cluster grouping, social-emotional development, and finding and supporting giftedness in diverse populations. The text includes current information on brain research and learning; rigor and complexity; and integrating creativity, the arts, and higher-level thinking in accordance with learning goals. Scenarios and vignettes take readers into teachers’ classrooms. The book includes extensive references and resources to explore. Digital content includes customizable forms from the book.
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