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Thompson web links CH 9 Web Links Eric Carle http://www.eric-carle.com Information about Eric Carle, his books, and his illustration techniques can be found on this website. Children's Authors http://www.harperchildrens.com http://www.eduplace.com http://www.scholastic.com These sites include interviews with many children's authors, including Lois Lowry, Karen Cushman, Patricia MacLachlan, and Gary Paulsen. The Children's Literature Web Guide http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown Internet resources related to books for children can be found here. Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site http://www.carolhurst.com Reviews of informational books for social studies and science units can be found on this website. Jack Prelutsky http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/prelutsky.htm Biographical information, online poems, and links to lesson plans are available for teachers. Web Links Internet School Library Media Center http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil Abundant information on children's literature, authors, interviews, lesson plans, and reader's theatre can be found at this site. Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/ Information on rubrics and other forms of assessment, content areas, bulletin board ideas, and Fry's Readability Graph are available at this site. The Wonder of Leo Lionni: Increasing Comprehension with Prediction Statements http://www.readwritethink.org/lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=968
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This lesson, part of the Read-Write-Think website, helps teachers encourage young children to relate texts to their own experiences and to make predictions. TeachersFirst.com: 100 Best Books for Children http://www.teachersfirst.com/100books.htm When teachers need books on specific themes or levels, they can turn to this site to find appropriate books and teaching suggestions. Poetry for Children http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/poechild.htm E-texts of selected poems and information about haiku, limericks, and other forms of poetry can be obtained on this website. Web Links National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) http://www.ncte.org The website of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) offers research articles, instructional strategies, and reading lists to help students build their vocabulary. Student Online Dictionary http://www.wordcentral.com This is an excellent dictionary website for children. It includes daily buzzwords and English experiments. Children can learn about Noah Webster, how words get into the dictionary, and the history of the English language. Online Thesaurus http://www.thesaurus.com At this site, teachers and students can type in a word and receive a list of synonyms and antonyms. ESL Idiom Page http://www.eslcafe.com/idioms/ Lists of idioms, their meanings, and examples can be found at this site. The Official Frindle Website
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2008 for the course BIOL 1130 taught by Professor King,marie during the Spring '08 term at Texas Tech.

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