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What's Faster Than a Speeding Cheetah?
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Robert E. Wells
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Albert Whitman

What's faster than a cheetah?--no animal on earth can run faster. But a peregrine falcon can swoop faster than a cheetah can run. And the falcon can't compare to an airplane, a rocket, or the speed of light.
What's Faster Than a Speeding Cheetah?
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Robert E. Wells
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01 - Publisher: Turtleback

Compares the speed of various animals, from humans to cheetahs to peregrine falcons, with even faster things like rockets, meteroids, and light.
Math and Literature
Language: en
Pages: 169
Authors: Jennifer M. Bay-Williams, Sherri L. Martinie
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Math Solutions

"Uses children's literature as a springboard into activities that engage children in mathematical problem solving and reasoning"--from back cover.
Guiding Children’s Learning of Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Art Johnson, Steve Tipps, Leonard M. Kennedy
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Cengage Learning

This thorough and practical guide to teaching mathematics for grades K-6 is a perfect combination of a math methods text and resource book for pre-service and in-service elementary school teachers. The text's organization uses the Common Core State Standards as its overarching framework. Over 275 lesson activities reinforce the standards
Using Paired Text to Meet the Common Core
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: William Bintz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-17 - Publisher: Guilford Publications

Teaching students to make connections across related texts promotes engagement and improves reading comprehension and content learning. This practical guide explains how to select and teach a wide range of picture books as paired text--two books related by topic, theme, or genre--in grades K-8. The author provides mini-lessons across the