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English: Children's Literature
I have to write an 8 page essay about Picture Books in Children's Literature. My thesis is: "Children can learn reading and writing from picture books, because it helps the child develop cognitive skills." Can you give me your input on this thesis? And I need suggestions of ...
Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 6:59pm by Kassi

english
I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. Can you please tell me if these milestones I have chosen would be correct to use: 1-invention and development of printing ...
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 11:35am by m

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:17pm by tasha

Children's Literature
I agree with Ms. Sue. "B" is the best answer when you're dealing with young children, pre-K or K especially. =)
Sunday, September 9, 2007 at 9:04am by Writeacher

literature
what is a literature web? Greta, I imagine that is a reference to using a search tool. If you put "literature web" into a search engine such as Google, you will get a number of sites on various types of literature. I hope this helps. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...
Friday, December 8, 2006 at 6:08pm by Greta

Science
How can you use technology in your elementary science instruction to help children in their inquiries? Name three children's literature stories. How can they help to support science concepts?
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 7:01pm by Anonymous

Children's Literature
My choice is B. When a story is read to children, they are passive and the teacher can't know what they are thinking and learning. Asking questions involves the children so they become active learners. The questions and the answers also review the story and emphasizes the key ...
Sunday, September 9, 2007 at 9:04am by Ms. Sue

Introducing Literature
The term bibliotheraphy means a. using books to give children insights into life problems a. helping people who can't read. c. using books to solve life's problems d. sharing joy with children My book says; "To help children with life problems, questions, fears and pain. I ...
Monday, July 6, 2009 at 5:37pm by Anonymous

children's literature
None.
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:51pm by Ms. Sue

children's literature
What are your choices? What is your answer?
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:17pm by Ms. Sue

Children's Literature
Absolutely B. How else will you assess comprehension.
Sunday, September 9, 2007 at 9:04am by SraJMcGin

Literature
Yes, children....is correct. That is a neat poem.
Sunday, November 22, 2009 at 2:29pm by GuruBlue

children's literature
two types of biographies are:
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8:50pm by tasha

English
Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature. 4.Literature contains ...
Monday, January 24, 2011 at 9:12pm by Ron

Calculus
During a flu epidemic, the number of children in the Woodbridge Community School System who contracted influenza after t days was given by the following. Q(t) = 8000/(1+199 e^(-0.6 t)) (a) How many children were stricken by the flu after the first day? children (b) How many ...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 8:53pm by Anonymous

Literature/history
Did Edgar Allen Poe have any Children?
Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 6:12pm by Preston

children's literature
which of the following statements about literary is true
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:51pm by Anonymous

math
A playground is being designed where children can interact with their friends in certain combinations. If there is 1 child, there can be 0 interactions. If there are 2 children, there can be only 1 interaction. If there are 3 children, there can be 4 interactions. If there are...
Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 10:29am by Anonymous

math
A playground is being designed where children can interact with their friends in certain combinations. If there is 1 child, there can be 0 interactions. If there are 2 children, there can be 6 interactions. If there are 3 children, there can be 15 interactions. If there are 4 ...
Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 10:29am by Franicsco paulino

Social Studies
Explain why children's literature is a key component in content area reading instruction.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 4:25pm by Anonymous

Children's Literature
To establish the idea that books are written by real people, make a point to introduce the:
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 4:33pm by Sandra

literature
if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or what would be correct...
Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 7:53am by jasmine33

Early Childhood Education
The purpose of evaluating children in a day care program is to A. compare them with the other children in the program. B. have a basis for communicating with parents, schools, and professionals on children's progress. C. see how the children in your facility compare with the ...
Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 7:04pm by Heather

math
Which of the following is a subset of set A? A: {children between the ages of 3 and 7} a.children over 7 b.children3 years old c.children of all ages d.children under 3
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 10:56pm by star

education
Behavioral objectives clearly stated A. What the children will actually do B. How children should behave C. What children are interested D.the range of normal behavioral for children
Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 10:29pm by phillip

Children's Literature
Of course, B. I cant think of a time in chemistry when I shared textual information that I did not follow up with comprehension questions.
Sunday, September 9, 2007 at 9:04am by bobpursley

early childhood
guidelines for early childhood programs tor typical children a.) should be the same for exceptional children b.) are usually insufficeint for exceptional children c.) are not appropriate for exceptional children or d.) cannot be adapted for use with exceptional children would ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 12:06pm by sahar mostafa

English: Children's Literature
That's a good preliminary thesis. It may also be your final thesis, depending upon what you find. Some supports that occur to me: Children learn from picture books: vocabulary sequencing of events how words and pictures tie together love of books new ideas I suggest you use at...
Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 6:59pm by Ms. Sue

education
can someone please give an example question that can be used to interview a librarian about the issues/trends in children's literature.
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 9:54pm by carol

Health of young children
Why is the incubation stage of an illness of concern to day care workers? A.Children in this stage require a great deal of care and special attention. B.Children in this stage often need special medical help. C.Children in this stage can often pass on the disease even though ...
Sunday, March 29, 2009 at 5:29pm by Cynthia

math
Adult tickets for a play cost $15 and child tickets cost $6. If there were 33 people at a performance and the theater collected $360 from ticket sales, how many children attended the play? 14 children 15 children 16 children 18 children
Thursday, January 24, 2008 at 10:40pm by kavon

Math
Adult tickets for a play cost $15 and child tickets cost $6. If there were 33 people at a performance and the theater collected $360 from ticket sales, how many children attended the play? 14 children 15 children 16 children 18 children
Friday, January 25, 2008 at 4:14pm by kim

literature
What is your question? The School Subject says literature. To what piece of literature are you referring? Sra
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 12:18am by SraJMcGin

Literature
why not #1? "Island Boy" by Barbra Cooney, is a good choice for literature curriculum in the primary grades because it: 1. is useful in all areas of development 2. is easily understood by students 3. provides beautiful illustrations 4. includes a setting unfamiliar to most ...
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 7:05pm by Karin

Science
For the first part of your post, try some of these links: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=how+to+use+technology+in+your+elementary+science+instruction+to+help+children+in+their+inquiries%3F+ For the second part, try here: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 7:01pm by SraJMcGin

English (Easy question)
I'm a french dude so don't judge me :) -Children are slowly disappearing -Children began disappearing -Children began to disappear -Children disappeared Which one is the most correct form, for a short story.
Sunday, December 12, 2010 at 8:44pm by ~Proch~

Children's Literature
Can you help my roommates and I to determine the best answer for this question? After sharing a book with a group of children,the teacher should always: A. determine if discussion is necessary. B. ask questions to assess listening comprehension. C. sit quietly to allow for ...
Sunday, September 9, 2007 at 9:04am by Anonymous

Literature (Quick n fast question)
Could you give me a website to find chapter summaries and the setting of the story Children of the River by Linda Crew. Thanks for all your help.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 5:26pm by Taylor

Math probabilty
An amusement park, Dino World, considering adding some new attractions, conducted a study over several typical days and found that, of 10,000 families entering the park, 1020 brought just one child (defined as younger than age 12), 3370 brought two children, 3510 brought three...
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 12:13pm by sky

literature
someone took away children before they were grown and they cried because they were being taken away
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 9:33pm by sam

Introducing Literature
A. limits the answer to only children. C. says that the answer applies to everyone. Which of these does bibliotherapy mean?
Monday, July 6, 2009 at 5:37pm by GuruBlue

Native American Literature
"literature" http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/literature Notice the word "written" in here. How would people who had no concept of writing have a "literature"?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Writeacher

college maths
In amusement park considering adding some new attractions,conducted a study over several typical days and found that ,of 10,000 families entering the park ,1024 brought just one child (define as younger than age 12),3370 brought two children ,3510 brought three children,1340 ...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 9:07am by adiba

Literature
13. The women in Walker's poem 'Women' struggle on behalf of their a. employers b. friends c. teachers d. children D Thanks -MC
Sunday, November 22, 2009 at 2:29pm by mysterychicken

elementary statistics
56% of families had no children under the age of 18;17% had no child;18% had two children;6% had three children; and 3% had four or more children. If a family is selected at random, find the probabilty that the family has less than three children(express your answer in percent...
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 8:32pm by goldielocks

Please help
Ican only put one answer. I know children from Native American tribal customs develop independence at an early age. And that children's parents in Asian families view the children as helpless. Mexican'American families are fairly indulgent and protective of their young children.
Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 4:16pm by Rose

Literature
3-Ulysses expects that Telemachus will? A- HAVE A WILD YOUTH B- NEVER AMOUNT TO VERY MUCH C- RULE ITHACA FAIRLY AND WITH HONOR D BE DRIVEN CRAZY BY WIVES AND CHILDREN
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 2:40pm by trondesha

Elem. Ed.----- I Need Help!!!
(D) looks like the best answer. Although there are many things adults can do to help children get ready to read, children still learn when they are ready. Charts alone don't teach children to read at a very early age. Children's attention well be captured if the chart is well-...
Friday, September 21, 2007 at 7:23pm by Ms. Sue

math
there Are four children in a family, the sum of the squares of the ages of the three youngest children equals the square of the age of the oldest child. How old are all the children.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 8:28pm by jo

English
There were 40 seats for older children in the front(at the front) and benches for little children at the back(in the back). ------------------ Q1: Which do we have to use 'in' or 'at'? Are both OK? Q2: Which one is right, 'older children' or 'elder children'?
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 6:00am by rfvv

Math
The teachers in a childcare center are taking their children for a field trip.if each bus takes 40 children, there will be 16 vacant seats. If each bus takes 36 children, 20 children will not get any seats. How many buses are there?
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 4:45am by Qi

Math Help Please !
The sum of the weights of 8 children is 520 pounds. No two children have the same weight. What is the average(mean) weight of he fourth and fifth heaviest children if the mean and median weights of all children are equal?
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 11:22am by Anonymous

ECE
3. In preschool, teachers who want to foster children's emotional development should focus on learning A. how to use discipline appropriately. B. how to help children develop appropriate emotional responses. C. what teachers should do when children act out. D. what causes ...
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 2:53pm by leeann

Childcare
why is the incubation stage of an illness of concern to day care workers? A children in the stage require a great deal of care and special attention. B children in this stage often need special medical help C children in this stage often pass on the disease even though they ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 8:05pm by Rosa

helping abused children
here let me help you: The Stubborn Child Law enacted by Massachusetts in 1646 permitted parents to A. use corporal punishment when children disobeyed them. B. keep children out of school if they were needed for family work purposes. C. institutionalize a child born with a ...
Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 7:47pm by Kate

daycare concern
I didn't find any curricula for children that young. I think that most of the time these children should be engaged in free play, without adult direction. However, I suggest you have a variety of toys suitable for that age group and let the children choose what they want to ...
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 9:17pm by Ms. Sue

Social Studies
We will be happy to make suggestions after you have done some reading and writing. Here are some sites which may be of help. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=children%27s+literature+as+a+key+component+in+content+area+reading+instruction&btnG=Google+...
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 4:25pm by GuruBlue

Native American Literature
Native Americans were the first known people to start telling stories, which in any case was literature, and when the years went by, their literature was discovered ..?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:32am by Ann

English
I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 6:51pm by Stevie

Health of young children
A teacher is in a prime position to observe children because A.the teacher sees children in relation to other children of the same age. B. the teacher sees each child for fewer hours than the parent and can, therefore be objective. C.he or she is often involved in children's ...
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at 7:00pm by Cynthia

Art
1. exploiting the children's image? or exploiting the children? I'd find another word for "earn" in that context. 2. OK 3. Unfinished? 4. Are the children in the ads the victims? or are the children watching the ads the victims? 5. I think we should help people who don't have ...
Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 6:30pm by Writeacher

Help please edu.
Young children with autism: A. Will never talk B. relate to people differently than typical children do C. get along better with older children D. like changes in their routine I think B am I correct
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 3:24pm by Tony

Literature
Hey- I'm doing this question also. I think that what she is is passionate. She feels very strongly. She is also a little bit desperate. Hope this helps! p.s. how do you know she's talking to three children?
Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 11:50am by Lala

maths
Tickets for the Universal Studios amusement park are priced at $32 for Senior Citizens,$66 for adults and $48 for children. There are 10 senior citizens in a tour group, the rest are adults and children. There were 2/3 as many adults as children. The total paid was $3632. How ...
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 12:31am by mathsmad

math
Are children over 7 included in children 3 to 7? Are 3-year-olds included in that group? Does the group include children of all ages? Does the group include children under age 3? We'll be glad to check your answer.
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 10:56pm by Ms. Sue

Early Childhood Education
a. Let families know that it's important that they model respect for the teachers in the building because their children will imitate them. B. Realize that families are too busy to be involved in their children's schooling. C.Tell families that they hold their children's ...
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 8:38pm by Sanchez

child care
When preparing an environment for school-aged children, the caregiver should ensure that the A. environment resembles their school setting. B. children are continually intermixed with the younger children. C. outdoor area allows them to continually challenge their physical ...
Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 10:41pm by ann

World Literature
The story " The Simple Story of G. Washington " 1. type of narrator? 2. dialogue? 3. attitude toward the children? 4. does the narrator change? The Story " Kiddie Kar Travel" 1. type of narrator? 2. dialogue? 3. attitude toward the children? 4. does the narrator change?
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:43pm by Shawnda

early childhood
I agree. Note: The term "exceptional children" is virtually meaningless because it can apply to so many different children. Aren't all children "exceptional" in their own ways?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 12:06pm by Ms. Sue

2nd grade
there are 16 children in room a. there are 11 children in room b. can they make 2 equal teams? How many children would be on each team?
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 4:49pm by sydney

Exceptional Children
Most early childhood professionals children’s agree that the terms inclusion and mainstreaming: A. Both refer to exceptional children’s participation in the general education curriculum. B. Mean the same thing. C. Are two different concepts. D. Both refer to programs that are ...
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 10:41am by Brittany

arithmetic
There were 30 children in the classroom. Ten of these children went out for a special class. How many children were left in the classroom?
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 6:29pm by Ms. Sue

childcare
The main goal of effective health education programs for young children is to A. provide children with the knowledge necessary to eat and exercise properly. B. promote critical-thinking skills, behaviors, and attitudes. C. teach children that authority figures are their best ...
Sunday, August 1, 2010 at 5:47pm by tina

Literature
Would example 4 be the best answer for this question? When children ask for a book to be read,it is probably NOT because: 1. it is developmentally appropriate 2. they feel a sense of knowledge 3. they enjoyed the book 4. they are seeking to avoid undesirable activities.
Monday, September 10, 2007 at 3:06pm by Anonymous

American Literature
What is the main feature emphasized by these authors about the immigrant experience? This can form the basis of your thesis sentence. In the body of your paper, you can describe these experiences and compare them with the experiences of the immigrants' children.
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 6:59pm by Ms. Sue

geo
One reason is that many children die in infancy or early childhood in the undeveloped world. Families tend to have many children to assure that a few children survive to care for the parents in their old age. It's also been shown that when women are literate, they're able to ...
Monday, November 17, 2008 at 8:37pm by Ms. Sue

children's literature
autobiographies written by the subject biographies written by someone other than the subject
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8:50pm by Ms. Sue

math
if you have a bill of 1.354 pesos ( philippines money) how can you it equal to a three family. example .Daniel 2 children Rolando 4 children Dante 5 children. how much will he pay per head of the family in order to equal a bill of each children to a bill of 1.354?
Saturday, January 1, 2011 at 1:09am by Greg

probability
In a study of Tibetan children, a total of 1546 children were examined. Of these, 1017 had rickets. Of the 245 urban children in the study, 94 had rickets. (a) How many children living in nonurban areas had rickets? 1Your answer is incorrect. (b) How many children living in ...
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 1:01am by liz c

Math Statistics
An amusement park, Dino World, considering adding some new attractions, conducted a study over several typical days and found that, of 10,000 families entering the park, 1020 brought just one child (defined as younger than age 12), 3370 brought two children, 3510 brought three...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 9:07am by Ray West

Native American Literature
Here is the original question: How are the tensions of the time reflected in American literature? I thought that the question was asking how the tension during pre-1600 Native American literature reflected in American literature now.
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:06pm by Ann

Literature
I don't know who the translator is, but the word that introduces a simile is missing. What a dear welcome thing life seems to children whose father, in the extremity, recovers after some weakening and malignant illness: his pangs are gone, the gods have delivered him.
Friday, February 5, 2010 at 8:50pm by Writeacher

English
Nursery school is for children before the age of kindergarten. Kindergarten is usually for children who are at least 5 years old by a certain date (such as Sept 1st). This grade is preparation for 1st grade and onward. Day care is for children of various ages, not really ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:10am by Writeacher

English
Nursery school is for children before the age of kindergarten. Kindergarten is usually for children who are at least 5 years old by a certain date (such as Sept 1st). This grade is preparation for 1st grade and onward. Day care is for children of various ages, not really ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:10am by samantha

maths
there are 150 children in a school . two thirds of the children have school meals. how many children is that?
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 6:01pm by john brown

Child Care
This is a silly question, in my opinion. THe only differences with special needs children it a teachers need to adapt activities (as best as possible) to their capabilities, but then, one does that for all children. A is the answer, as it is for all children.
Saturday, February 21, 2009 at 12:03pm by bobpursley

Child Development
When preparing an environment for school- aged children the caregiver should ensure that the A. outdoor area allows them to continually challenge their physical ability B. Children are continually intermixed with the younger children C. Environment resembles their school ...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 1:35pm by Brenna

At-Risk children
How are you defining "at-risk children?" Children can be at risk because of lack of health care, poor school performance, dangerous neighborhood, abusive parents, etc.
Sunday, November 2, 2008 at 1:31pm by Ms. Sue

college
Although children are taught the basics in school there needs to be more emphasis on the lower grades. 1. Teaching styles for children with learning disabilities. 2. The neurologicl and psychological aspects. 3. The optical approach for teaching children how to read.
Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 4:46pm by Anonymous

maths
At a fun fair, each mother there had brought 2 children. At the end of the day, it was found that 36 mothers had lost one or both of their children and 62 children had lost their mothers. How many mothers lost only one of their children and how many mothers lost both of their ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 2:51am by coran

early childhood education
the main goal of effective health education programs for young children is to a)provide children with the knowledge necessary to eat and exercise properly b)promote critical thinking skills behaviors and attitudes c)teach children that authority figures are their best guides ...
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 4:47pm by Dionne

Math
If the ratio of children to parents is 3 to 2 which of these shows possible numbers of children to parents? A.60 children 90 parents B.169 children 112 parents C.112 children 169 parents D.170 children 115 parents B? There are 2 men teachers to every 5 women teachers at Lamar ...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:16pm by Jerald

the exceptional child
Transactional relationships exist in the families because: a.Parents tell their children how to behavior.b. children adult influence each other's behavior.c.parents cannot really learn from their children. d.teachers often make home visits. (2) special educational services for...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 9:59pm by Rashmi

literature
The most famous Persian writer, of course, is Omar Khayyam. This is a very good article on Persian literature. http://www.iranonline.com/literature/Articles/Persian-literature/index.html A collection of Persian Literature http://www.iranonline.com/literature/ This site looks ...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 7:47am by GuruBlue

Math
During a flu epidemic, the number of children in the Woodbridge Community School System who contracted influenza after t days was given by the following. Q(t) = 7000 1+249 e−0.6 t (a) How many children were stricken by the flu after the first day? (b) How many children ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 10:04pm by Vanessa

english- literature
Don't assume someone will read another post from you and then know to which piece of literature you refer. We read them often out of order. Try to follow this format: 1. clearly name the School Subject 2. state to which piece of literature you are referring. 3. then ask your ...
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 12:42pm by SraJMcGin

The young child and the environment
Frequent and intense stress in children Over long periods of time can A, cause children to become more sympathetatic others. B, help increase their memory skills. C,stop brains production of cortisol. D, give children problems With controlling negative emotions.
Friday, August 17, 2012 at 9:15pm by Olivia

Education
A Piagetian classroom emphasizes A. adult teaching of basic concepts with the use of repeated tests. B. directly rewarding children for the right answers. C. allowing children to independently work through difficult tasks. D. children’s discovery learning and direct contact ...
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 9:51pm by Anonymous

education
A Piagetian classroom emphasizes A. adult teaching of basic concepts with the use of repeated tests. B. directly rewarding children for the right answers. C. allowing children to independently work through difficult tasks. D. children’s discovery learning and direct contact ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 6:42pm by Anonymous

Children's Lit.
Thanks for including the information from your text. It states that children asking to have a book read again shows that it's a result of natural development. It also says that the children ask because they enjoyed the book and feel a sense of competency because they know the ...
Monday, September 10, 2007 at 7:47pm by Ms. Sue

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