The Giant Encyclopedia of Lesson Plans

More than 250 lesson plans written by teachers for teachers! This newest addition to the best-selling GIANT Encyclopedia series expands the scope of the series by offering complete lesson plans.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Giant Encyclopedia

ISBN: 9780876590683

Category: Education

Page: 544

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This addition to the best-selling GIANT Encyclopedia series expands the scope of the series by offering complete lesson plans. Written and created by teachers, The GIANT Encyclopedia of Lesson Plans has more than 250 complete lesson plans, covering topics from colors and numbers to seasons and nursery rhymes. Each lesson plan is complete with learning objectives, a circle or group time activity, book suggestions, snack ideas, five learning center activities, assessment strategies, and related songs, poems, and fingerplays. With easy-to-use lesson plans for more than an entire school year, this book belongs on every teacher's bookshelf!

The Giant Encyclopedia of Theme Activities for Children 2 to 5

Arranged by age, this collection offers ideas for activities that involve the environment, revolve around certain holidays, or are traditional crafts.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Gryphon House Incorporated

ISBN: 9780876591666

Category: Education

Page: 511

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Arranged by age, this collection offers ideas for activities that involve the environment, revolve around certain holidays, or are traditional crafts.

The Giant Encyclopedia of Monthly Activities for Children 3 to 6

The tenth in the best-selling series, this book has over 600 activities written by teachers for teachers.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.

ISBN: 9780876590126

Category: Education

Page: 582

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The tenth in the best-selling series, this book has over 600 activities written by teachers for teachers. The result of a nationwide contest, these activities were selected as the best-of-the-best, and are organized by month for easy use by teachers. Teachers will love the activities that span the traditional areas of the curriculum, such as science, math, art, and music and movement, and it also include ideas for additional experiences such as field trips, cooking, and holidays. Sample activities include: • Snowflake Masks • Do the Dragon Dance • Friendship Salad • Stretching Shadows • Dinosaur Elections • Insect ABC's • Feather Duster Painting Mural • Shining Sea Stencils Each activity is presented with instructions and a list of materials, plus possibilities for extending the activity into the curriculum. Many include lists of related children's books to further both literacy and imaginative play. Loved by children because they're fun, and teachers because they are developmentally appropriate, The GIANT Encyclopedia of Monthly Activities will captivate children's imaginations and create wonderful opportunities for learning and fun. The result of a nationwide contest, the authors of The GIANT Encyclopedia of Monthly Activities come from all over the United States. Together they have decades of experience teaching young children.

The Giant Encyclopedia of Learning Center Activities

The GIANT Encyclopedia of Learning Center Activities is the latest book in the award-winning, best-selling GIANT Encyclopedia series.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.

ISBN: 9780876590010

Category: Education

Page: 582

View: 932

Every preschool classroom has learning centers, and this giant resource will provide teachers with everything they need for fun, exciting learning centers in the classroom! The GIANT Encyclopedia of Learning Center Activities is the latest book in the award-winning, best-selling GIANT Encyclopedia series. You'll find traditional learning centers with great new twists as well as unique new learning centers to spice up your classroom. Teacher-developed and teacher-tested, these innovative learning center ideas are sure to add fun and learning to every preschooler's day!

The Giant Encyclopedia of Preschool Activities for Three year olds

This comprehensive collection of more than 600 teacher-created activities provides hours of fun and interesting activities perfectly tailored for this age group.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.

ISBN: 9780876592373

Category: Education

Page: 654

View: 763

Looking for tried and true ways to capture the attention of your three-year-olds? This comprehensive collection of more than 600 teacher-created activities provides hours of fun and interesting activities perfectly tailored for this age group. Discover new ways to use everyday items to create fresh, exciting art projects; learn new classroom management techniques from experienced teachers; and find helpful tips for working with three-year-olds. Formerly titled It's Great to Be Three. Kathy Charner has been with Gryphon House for over 10 years. She is the editor of several books, including: The GIANT Encyclopedia of Circle Time Activities; The GIANT Encyclopedia of Art and Craft Activities; The GIANT Encyclopedia of Science Activities; and The GIANT Encyclopedia of Theme Activities.

The Giant Encyclopedia of Circle Time and Group Activities for Children 3 to 6

This book is jam-packed with ideas that were tested by teachers in the classroom. These are ideas that work, and there are enough to keep children learning and happy for days, weeks and months.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Gryphon House Incorporated

ISBN: 9780876591819

Category: Education

Page: 512

View: 745

We invited teachers from all over the country to share their experience and knowledge for the creation of this giant resource. Open to any page in this book and you will find an activity for circle or group time written by an experienced teacher—over 600 activities covering 48 themes. This book is jam-packed with ideas that were tested by teachers in the classroom. These are ideas that work, and there are enough to keep children learning and happy for days, weeks and months. Many activities include suggestions for extending the circle time or group activity into other areas of the curriculum such as math, science, snack, language, or field trips. Books and songs related to the activity as well as original songs and poems are included. "Consider this resource as a gift for a new teacher or for someone always looking for new proven ideas."—Reviews from Parent Council "Teachers will find this an important reference as it charts practical circle time activities which have been tried and tested in the classroom: from dinosaur bone hunt to holiday celebrations, this is an excellent collection."—Children's Bookwatch ". . . open this book anywhere and find something fun to do. . . . Even teachers with years of experience should find great new suggestions here, while beginners will find it invaluable."—Notes from the Window Sill

The Publishers Weekly

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The Encyclopedia of Infant and Toddler Activities

With over three hundred activities written specifically for infants and toddlers, this book will captivate children’s imaginations and create wonderful opportunities for learning.

Author: Kathy Charner

Publisher: Gryphon House, Inc.

ISBN: 0876591357

Category: Education

Page: 244

View: 192

With over three hundred activities written specifically for infants and toddlers, this book will captivate children’s imaginations and create wonderful opportunities for learning. The result of a nationwide contest, these activities were selected as the best of the best and are written by teachers, directors, and caregivers. Organized by time of day, teachers will love the easy-to-use format. Covering areas such as arrival and departure time, clean up, and transitions, the activities span a variety of developmental areas, including language, sensory, cognitive, social-emotional, and motor skills. Approved by teachers and loved by children, this resource is sure to be a classroom favorite.

Engaging Students

Using the Unit in Comprehensive Lesson Planning Dianna P. Beirne, Kathleen G. Velsor. LEARNING CENTERS Books Charner, K., J. Ford, and M. Murphy. (2005). The giant encyclopedia of learning center activities: For children 3 t0 6.

Author: Dianna P. Beirne

Publisher: R&L Education

ISBN: 1610488024

Category: Education

Page: 116

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It has become increasingly evident while working with in-service and pre-service teachers that educators are seeking meaningful solutions to teaching and learning. Engaging Students: Using the Unit in Comprehensive Lesson Planning provides the solution. Beirne and Velsor have constructed a new method to design, implement, and manage teaching and learning that blends the tenets of Constructivism, Bloom’s Taxonomy, and Multiple Intelligence Theory—including their updates and revisions.

Library Journal

Easy Daily Plans Over 250 Plans for Preschool Teachers Sue Fleischmann Easy The GIANT Encyclopedia of Math Activities Over 650 Activities Created by Teachers for Teachers Edited by Kathy Charner . Maureen Murphy , and Charlie Clark ...

Author: Melvil Dewey

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Category: Libraries

Page: 770

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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.