Creative Resources for School-Age Programs / Edition 1

Creative Resources for School-Age Programs / Edition 1

by Nancy Platz, Don Platz
     
 

ISBN-10: 1401837263

ISBN-13: 9781401837266

Pub. Date: 12/21/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This is the one resource that meets all the varied needs of professional educators and caregivers of today's primary and intermediate school age children. Whether the mission is fun, academics or a combination of the two, these activities are designed to successfully achieve classroom goals. The more than 300 activities presented here draw from the areas of the…  See more details below

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This is the one resource that meets all the varied needs of professional educators and caregivers of today's primary and intermediate school age children. Whether the mission is fun, academics or a combination of the two, these activities are designed to successfully achieve classroom goals. The more than 300 activities presented here draw from the areas of the fine arts, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies and physical activities. These fun, motivational activities are developmentally appropriate and easy to implement, making this book a value resource for teachers and other professionals working with children. Each of the six units contains an introduction to the content area being addressed, identification of content selected based on national standards, and a brief discussion of the activities that are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401837266
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/21/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
560
Sales rank:
974,705
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. Introduction. Unit One: Fine Arts. Chapter 1: Music. Chapter 2: Arts/Crafts. Chapter 3: Theater. Unit Two: Language Arts. Chapter 4: Creative Writing. Chapter 5: Poetry. Chapter 6: Reading Challenges. Unit Three: Mathematics. Chapter 7: Algebra. Chapter 8: Numbers and Computation. Chapter 9: Measurement. Chapter 10: Geometry. Chapter 11: Data Analysis and Probability. Unit Four: Physical Activity. Chapter 12: Games. Chapter 13: Movement. Chapter 14: Fitness. Unit Five: Science. Chapter 15: Physical Sciences. Chapter 16: Life Sciences. Chapter 17: Earth Sciences. Chapter 18: Environment. Unit Six: Social Science. Chapter 19: Geography. Chapter 20: History. Chapter 21: Economics. Chapter 22: Multiculturalism. Chapter 23: Civics. Appendices. Index.

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