Item #: N999gl
GRACELACED: DISCOVERING TIMELESS TRUTHS THROUGH SEASONS OF THE HEARTThis Journey Is As Perennial As The SeasonsGraceLaced is about more than pretty florals and fanciful brushworkits about flourishing. With carefully crafted intention, this beautiful volume of 32 seasonal devotions from artist and author Ruth Chou Simons encourages readers in any circumstance to become deeply rooted in Gods faithful promises. GraceLaced extends a soul-stirring invitation to draw close to God while...-resting in who He is-rehearsing the truth He says about you-responding in faith to those truths-remembering His provision to sustain you, time and time again
How has Jesus Christ changed the world? The story of history answers the question definitively: in every way imaginable.In this World History course, the student will embark on a whirlwind journey through 2,000 years of world history through the lens of Christs Great Commission. To gain a biblical perspective on the history of the world, Christians must view the events of history in light of Gods purpose in glorifying His name through the exaltation of His Son.
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing
Item #: J159
The book provides an engaging introduction on how Canadas parliamentary system of government works. The distinctions between head of state and head of government are explained, while introducing readers to the roles of the monarch, the governor general, the prime minister, and the opposition parties. Parliamentary models of government at the provincial level, as well as in other countries, are also included.
Publisher: RHB Publications
Item #: K388
Product DescriptionIrenaeus is remembered for his work in helping the church to preserve the faith handed on by the apostles and to defend it when it was attacked. In this simply written and beautifully illustrated book, Simonetta Carr shows young readers the difficulties the early church faced and how Irenaeus taught Christians to discern truth from error by listening to the Bible. To Christians, the lessons Irenaeus taught are as important today as they were in his time.
Learn about Rural Life Series SeriesNew
Learn about Rural Life looks at small communities in North America. The communities live far from big cities and have developed around natural resources. The everyday lives of children and adults in the communities depends on, and focuses on, these resources. Each title first looks in detail at the resource and how people in general use it. Then it locates the featured community; traces its history; and looks at many aspects of everyday life in the village or small town. Finally, each book compares this North American community with other similar communities around the world.
Publisher: The Critical Thinking Co.
Item #: CTB06909
Forget boring math lessons and dreaded drill sheets. This fun, colorful 384-page book uses engaging lessons with easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and charts to make third grade mathematical concepts easy to understand. It can be used as a textbook or a comprehensive workbook with your textbook to teach the math skills and concepts that students are expected to know in third gradeand several concepts normally taught in fourth grade. This book emphasizes problem-solving and computation to build for success in higher-level math and math assessments.Every lesson is followed with a variety of fun, colorful activities to ensure concept mastery. The lessons and activities spiral slowly, allowing students to become comfortable with concepts, but also challenging them to continue building their problem-solving skills. This book teaches more than mathematical concepts; it teaches mathematical reasoning, so students learn to devise different strategies to solve a wide variety of math problems. It is written to the standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.CONTENTS Addends Addition Age Analyze Data Angles Area Bar Graph Calendar Capacity Circle Graphs Coins Congruence Coordinates Count Data Collection Decimals Division Equations equivalence Estimate Expanded Notation Fractions Graphs Inequalities Language Length Match Money Multiplication Number Lines Odd/Even Order Parallel Patterns Perimeter Place Value Prediction Probability Real World Problems Reflection/Translation/Rotation Regrouping Rounding Rulers Shapes Subtraction Survey Symmetry Tables Temperature Time Variables Weight Whole Numbers Word Problems
Publisher: The Critical Thinking Co.
Item #: CTB06910
Forget boring math lessons and dreaded drill sheets. This fun, colorful 384-page book uses engaging lessons with easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and charts to make fourth grade mathematical concepts easy to understand. It can be used as a textbook or a comprehensive workbook with your textbook to teach the math skills and concepts that students are expected to know in fourth gradeand several concepts normally taught in fifth grade. This book emphasizes problem-solving and computation to build for success in higher-level math and math assessments.Every lesson is followed with a variety of fun, colorful activities to ensure concept mastery. The lessons and activities spiral slowly, allowing students to become comfortable with concepts, but also challenging them to continue building their problem-solving skills. This book teaches more than mathematical concepts; it teaches mathematical reasoning, so students learn to devise different strategies to solve a wide variety of math problems. It is written to the standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.CONTENTS Addends Addition Age Analyze Data Angles Area Bar Graph Calendar Capacity Characteristics Circle Graphs Coins Congruence Coordinates Count Data Analysis Data Collection Decimals Division Equations Equivalence Estimate Fractions Graphs Inequalities Language Length Match Mean Median Mode Money Multiplication Negative Numbers Number Lines Odd/Even Order Parallel Patterns Perimeter Perpendicular Place Value Prediction Prime/composite Probability Properties Real World Problems Reflection/Translation/Rotation Regrouping Rounding Rulers Shapes Subtraction Survey Symmetry Tables Temperature Time Variables Weight
Reading Detectiveฎ SeriesNew
This series uses highly-effective, literature-based critical thinking activities to develop the analysis, synthesis, and vocabulary skills students need for exceptional reading comprehension. The activities are especially effective at helping students understand challenging critical reading concepts such as making inferences, drawing conclusions, determining cause and effect, using context clues to define vocabulary, and making predictions and generalizations. Students read and analyze short literature passages and stories that include fiction and nonfiction genres. Then they answer multiple-choice and short-response questions, citing sentence evidence to support their answers. Concepts and skills covered in the series include:Literary Analysis Skills Define vocabulary using context clues Recognize figurative language Identify main idea, supporting details, and theme Recognize literary devices Identify story elements: theme, plot, setting, and charactersReading Detectiveฎ products include the following genres:-Award-Winning Literature Excerpts See individual products for lists-Stories and Articles Mystery Humor History Adventure-Nonfiction Topics Science Math Geography History Biography Inventions SportsThe Grades 34 (Beginning) and Grades 612+ remedial (Rx) levels are organized into single-skills units with a concluding mixed-skills unit. The Grades 56 (A1) and 78 (B1) levels include mixed-skills throughout. All levels provide an introductory lesson for each skill. Rx activities are "prescriptive" to help under-performing students in Grades 612+ improve their comprehension skills. Reading level is Grades 46; story content is Grades 6+.Teaching SupportIncludes pretests, post-tests, lesson guidelines, and answers with detailed evidence. Reading and literary analysis skills are based on grade-level standards
Red Rock Mysteries SeriesNew
Bryce and Ashley Timberline are normal teenage twins, except for one thing--they discover action-packed mystery wherever they go. Whether it's searching for a missing writer or fearing for their lives at the bottom of a canyon, Bryce and Ashley never lose their taste for adventure. Wanting to get to the bottom of any mystery, these twins find themselves on a nonstop search for the truth. Recommended for ages 8 to 12.
Remembering the War of 1812 SeriesNew
As heritage sites plan reenactments for the bicentennial of the War of 1812, this fascinating series gives great insight into the significance of this brief and much-debated conflict. Although it lasted only three years and yielded no transfer of territory to the United States, Britain, or Canada, the conflict still resonates two centuries later. Each volume in this series describes a key element of the War of 1812 including its causes, the battles, the heroes, and the war's lasting legacy for both the United States and Canada. Full-color maps, primary sources, period illustrations, and contemporary photographs bring the battles and leaders to life.
Science Detectiveฎ Series SeriesNew
The mind-building lessons and activities in these books teach topics and skills drawn from state and national science standards to prepare students for more advanced science courses and new assessments that measure reasoning, reading comprehension, and writing in science. Students read lessons that include a variety of charts, tables, and graphs. Then they answer critical thinking questions to improve their understanding of the science concepts and develop their reading comprehension and inferential and deductive thinking skills. Students can't just scan the story for answersthey must carefully analyze and synthesize the information from the text, charts, tables, and graphs to explain and support their answers.Many questions in these books ask students to use complete sentences to explain their thinking. The ability to express their thoughtssupported by evidencein writing, is not only important in science assessment, it is essential when communicating with other people in school and work. It also promotes better understanding of the concepts being studied. The questions in Science Detectiveฎ are modeled after questions found on science assessments but require more critical thinking. There is a growing trend to evaluate responses to open-ended questions in the context of logical reasoning, and many science students score poorly on these test items. The carefully designed questions in in these books will not only develop thinking, reading, and writing skills, but will also familiarize your students with questions found on contemporary science assessments.Teaching SupportIncludes teacher and student introductions, a chart of topics and key ideas to help select activities, and detailed answers.
Skill Sharpeners: Geography SeriesNew
Skill Sharpeners: Geography engages your child in exploring the world while learning important map skills and geography concepts. The cross-curricular activities integrate the most current geography standards. Each geography topic includes nonfiction reading selections, comprehension questions, vocabulary practice, writing prompts, and authentic activities that bring the concepts to life. These activities invite your child to be creative while using higher-order thinking skills. Includes answer key.