Eight Dolphins of Katrina

A beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book that recounts the true story of eight bottlenose dolphins and their trainers who survived the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

Author: Janet Wyman Coleman

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 054771923X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 45

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A beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book that recounts the true story of eight bottlenose dolphins and their trainers who survived the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

Courageous Creatures I Survived True Stories 4

NONFICTION FICTION TRACKING TRASH by Loree Griffin Burns , HMH Books for Kids , 2018 DOLPHIN DREAMS by Catherine Hapka , Scholastic Press , 2017 EIGHT DOLPHINS OF KATRINA : A TRUE TALE OF SURVIVAL by Janet Wyman Coleman , Houghton ...

Author: Lauren Tarshis

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 1338317997

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

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Lauren Tarshis's New York Times bestselling I Survived series tells tales of brave kids who survive harrowing events. Now, Lauren Tarshis tells the true stories of several animals who face challenges of their own and the humans who help them survive. ANIMALS. SURVIVORS. HEROES. The author of the New York Times bestselling I Survived series shares four thrilling true stories of animals who have faced disaster—and come through. You’ll meet courageous animals and also inspiring humans who show how we can help protect the creatures who share our precious Earth. Includes real-life stories about: The pigeon hero of World War I Two captured dolphins and the hero who helped them return to the sea 20,000 penguins saved from an oil spill disaster Two orphaned cheetahs and their unlikely new dad This fourth book in the I Survived True Stories series is perfect for fans of the I Survived novels or anyone who loves stories about animals beating the odds. It's a great choice for reading alongside I Survived the Battle of D-Day, 1944, which features a carrier pigeon character.

Boost Your STEAM Program With Great Literature and Activities

... 35 Eight Dolphins of Katrina: A True Tale of Survival, 34, 43 Electrical Wizard: How Nikola Tesla Lit Up the World, 66 Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin, 61 Electric Motor Experiments, 66, 120 “Elementary ...

Author: Liz Knowles Ed.D.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440862516

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 175

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You've created a STEAM program in your library, but how do you work literacy into the curriculum? With this collection of resource recommendations, direction for program development, and activities, you'll have students reading proficiently in no time. • Presents complementary annotated books and discussion questions to engage students in STEAM topics • Offers topical project and problem-solving activity ideas for students in the library makerspace • Provides research and additional resources for teachers and librarians to use in implementing successful STEAM programs

Exploring Nonfiction Literacies

Eight dolphins of Katrina: A true tale of survival. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children. Daniels, H. (2002). Literature circles: Voice and choice in book clubs and reading groups (2nd ed.). Portland, ME: Stenhouse Publishers ...

Author: Vivian Yenika-Agbaw

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1475843437

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 140

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The book discusses how learners might be guided to interact with texts in a creative but critically engaged and sustainable manner.


Wrangell-St. Elias is the park system's best 67 Recounting Nanga Parbat Over eight days in 2005, Steve House and Vince ... The worst part, of course, is that it's true: In 1850, there were 150 glaciers; that number is now closer to 27.





Page: 140

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Backpacker brings the outdoors straight to the reader's doorstep, inspiring and enabling them to go more places and enjoy nature more often. The authority on active adventure, Backpacker is the world's first GPS-enabled magazine, and the only magazine whose editors personally test the hiking trails, camping gear, and survival tips they publish. Backpacker's Editors' Choice Awards, an industry honor recognizing design, feature and product innovation, has become the gold standard against which all other outdoor-industry awards are measured.