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ENG290
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 HELP
October 21, 2014 by sandra

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 ...
September 25, 2010 by Kassi

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
June 8, 2013 by tasha

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 ...
January 21, 2013 by m

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 ...
December 8, 2006 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?
February 22, 2011 by Anonymous

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 ...
January 24, 2011 by Ron

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 ...
July 6, 2009 by Anonymous

children's literature
two types of biographies are:
June 6, 2013 by tasha

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...
January 23, 2008 by jasmine33

Literature/history
Did Edgar Allen Poe have any Children?
January 10, 2008 by Preston

children's literature
which of the following statements about literary is true
July 11, 2013 by Anonymous

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

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

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 ...
July 10, 2013 by Anonymous

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 ...
February 6, 2007 by Karin

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

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...
September 15, 2012 by Anonymous

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

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.
June 2, 2009 by Taylor

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
November 22, 2009 by mysterychicken

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 ...
April 2, 2011 by Heather

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 ...
September 9, 2007 by Anonymous

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
August 25, 2010 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
September 22, 2012 by phillip

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
January 24, 2008 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
January 25, 2008 by kim

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 ...
March 19, 2013 by sahar mostafa

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 ...
March 29, 2009 by Cynthia

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...
July 10, 2011 by sky

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...
March 3, 2012 by goldielocks

Theories and issues in working with school-age chi
The traditional term latchkey children refers to A. children who know how to properly use house keys. B. children who are between the ages of six and twelve. C. the key that children carry to open their door latch. D. the ability to be left alone at home. D.
October 26, 2014 by Amanda

The Curriculum
Which approach is most likely to enhance children's ability to classify objects? A. Explain in detail what attributes are and how they vary and quiz children about their comprehension of this instruction. B. Provide the materials that could be classified for the children to ...
September 12, 2014 by Daniela

curriculum
Which approach is most likely to enhance children's ability to classify objects? A. Explain in detail what attributes are and how they vary and quiz children about their comprehension of this instruction. B. Provide the materials that could be classified for the children to ...
September 16, 2014 by Daniela

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.
December 12, 2010 by ~Proch~

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 ...
August 28, 2012 by adiba

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
At first, Sojourner Truth was happy to have many children because? A. they were the only things that gave her joy B. it provided more slaves for her owner C. it took her mind off her problems D. they could help her with her daily tasks I think it's B.
July 5, 2014 by Unmei

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.
September 10, 2007 by Anonymous

English 125 Introduction to literature
What does the term literature mean to you? What makes something literary in your own mind? If literature means different things to different people, who defines what is and what is not literature? 2.What kind of reading engages/interests you? What about that writing draws you ...
June 6, 2012 by belinda

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?
July 25, 2012 by Shawnda

Curriculum
Which of the following activities represents the democratic portion of the social studies curriculum? A. Children make a family tree. B. Children learn the layout of the grounds surrounding their classroom. C. Children vote on a name for a class gerbil. D. Children study the ...
September 16, 2014 by Daniela

The Curiculum
Which of the following approaches helps children in their aesthetic development? A. Having children discuss what they're going to make before they begin B. Varying the materials available for children to use and balancing novel with familiar materials C. Making choices for ...
September 7, 2014 by Daniela

The Curriculum
Which of the following approaches helps children in their aesthetic development? A. Having children discuss what they're going to make before they begin B. Varying the materials available for children to use and balancing novel with familiar materials C. Making choices for ...
September 12, 2014 by Daniela

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.
August 28, 2012 by jo

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?
December 19, 2012 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 ...
December 7, 2012 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 ...
February 2, 2010 by Rosa

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'?
March 13, 2014 by rfvv

Native American Literature
What were some of the types of writing and genres for Native American Literature, that were predominant during the 1600s when there literature was discovered? I think their type of writing was based on naturism, since they were one of nature, but I do no exactly know what ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann

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 ...
March 25, 2009 by Cynthia

Literature
I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?
August 22, 2007 by Annette

literature
the odyssey simile book 16 "ospreys or vultures with hooked claws, whose children were stolen away by the men of the fields, before their wings grew strong; such was their pitiful cry and the tears their eyes wept" is there someone who can guide me as to what this means
September 18, 2012 by Nicole

Literature
I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T. pls.help
December 31, 2009 by Coroline

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?
April 8, 2014 by Qi

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
February 14, 2013 by Tony

literature
Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature
September 7, 2008 by Anonymous

Literature
I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.
March 10, 2011 by Anna

literature
How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?
January 23, 2008 by jessica33

British LIterature
What makes "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe an example of pastoral literature?
October 21, 2008 by Cori

Literature
What is scope in literature? I've been searching for this forever and I just cannot seem to figure out what it is! Please help!
September 24, 2009 by Anonymous

Literature
The theme of literature is usually stated right at the beginning. T/F? False? I just want to check it. Thank You so much! [:
July 3, 2010 by Ally.

Biology
If a husband and wife have a 50% chance of having a child with autism (50% of their children should be born with it). In reality, would this 50% ratio be more closely approached if they had FEW children or MANY children?
October 10, 2007 by Jackie

Language Arts
3. Which statement best expresses a central theme of ''The Story Teller''? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with ...
September 15, 2014 by Amber

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 ...
September 10, 2011 by mathsmad

Hspanic Literature
Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>
May 5, 2011 by Lisa

english
Questions about Avi(the author) Why was school a constant struggle for him? Avi kept writing because of the encouragement of his family and the help of whom? After college, what job did Avi take? where? When did Avi become interested in children's literature?
April 26, 2013 by kara

Question (Literature)
Why literature thinks of science in a negative or destructive way? Can someone elaborate on this a bit? I'm not quite understanding it.
October 28, 2008 by John

Language Arts
Which statement best expresses a central theme of the story teller? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with children is ...
September 10, 2014 by HELP

literature
i need to know about persia and persian literature...
November 15, 2007 by klar maesen

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 ...
April 14, 2011 by ann

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 ...
November 27, 2012 by Jerald

Native American Literature
How are the tensions of the time of Native American literature (Pre-1600) reflected in American literature? I know that Native Americans were the first people to start writing literature, or telling oral stories. They were one of peace and nature. Some of the Americans and ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann

6th grade literature
Please explain what does it mean to develop a basic literature element chart? Secondly, what are literary elements?
October 22, 2010 by Lynn

celebrating Diversity
An important step in reducing bias is to A. avoid children's questions about differences. B. help children choose the right friends. C.provide children with appropriate models. D. reinforce media messages. C is my answer.
October 22, 2014 by Amanda

Teaching in Early childhood progras
Why should teachers offer a variety of small-group activities for children every day? I. The children will be at different developmental levels. II. The children will be coming from different cultural backgrounds. III. Different children will be interested in different ...
August 18, 2014 by Eva

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...
November 13, 2013 by Ray West

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 ...
October 3, 2012 by Brittany

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 ...
August 1, 2010 by tina

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?
April 20, 2010 by sydney

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?
January 1, 2011 by Greg

Literature
iam writting a term paper on the relationship between literature and history but i dont know what to write someone please help me out.your answers are most wlcome.thank you.
November 26, 2009 by Dennis

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 ...
November 14, 2010 by liz c

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

maths
30 children are going on a trip. It costs £5 including lunch. Some children take their own packed lunch. They pay only £3. The 30 children pay a total of £110 How many children are taking their own packed lunch?
April 19, 2014 by nazrin

psychology(literature review)
I need to write a psychological literature review on a specific area from one of the topics below: -Human Development -Motivation and Emotion -Personality Theories and Therapies -Psychological Disorders What is a literature review and how to write one? Where can I find related...
July 30, 2009 by mic_

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 ...
July 9, 2013 by Brenna

Literature
Great literature is educational because it A. allows you to simply observe and analyze. B. helps you draw on ideas you already have. C. won't challenge your beliefs. D. teaches rather than entertains. B?
August 2, 2012 by Abby

Foundation of a Healthy Lifestyle
The main goal of effective health education programs for young children is to A. teach children that authority figures are their best guides to a healthy lifestyle. B. provide children with good environmental models of healthy lifestyles. C. provide children with the knowledge...
November 20, 2014 by Amanda

teachers aide early chidhood education and after s
a good activity for a childs cognitive development is ? (a)listening and repeat games (b)self help practice (c)circle time (d)sequencing and ordering (my answer) according to this study unit an acceptable adult to child ratio for schools teaching five year old is? (a)1adult to...
August 29, 2011 by susue

creating enviornment
which of the following behaviors might be resolved by changing the environment? a. two children fighting over a toy fire engine. b. children wandering rather than participating in activities during center time. c. children climbing on furniture d. all of the above
June 29, 2014 by Anonymous

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 ...
October 30, 2011 by Dionne

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...
September 14, 2012 by Rashmi

Art
Could you please check these sentences, too? Thank you. 1) Unlike in the past, now people enjoy watching ads. Their objective is to show people how to defend.. They aim to show people how to defend.... (are they both possible?) 2) The use of children in ads is an exploitation ...
May 24, 2012 by Franz

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 ...
April 5, 2014 by Vanessa

literature
Hi, I'm doing a poem for a literature book called Red Sky In the Morning by Elizabeth Laird. The theme that my teacher assigned to me is'Anna's love for Ben'. It can be through her thoughts, words, actions or what other characters say about her love towards her brother, Ben. I...
August 17, 2014 by Grace

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.
August 17, 2012 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 ...
November 19, 2013 by Anonymous

The practice of working with school age children
Which of the following describes the goal of guidance? A. To punish children for breaking a complex code of rules B. To initiate a curriculum of scientific study C. To seek new sources of state and federal funding D. To help children learn how to control their behavior D.
October 29, 2014 by Amanda

math
Suppose that China’s population policy is modified so that every family could have children until either a boy is born or until a maximum of four children are born, whichever comes first. Assume that every family chooses to have as many children as possible under this policy, ...
May 11, 2013 by emma

MATH
In a fraternity with 38 members , 18 take math, 5 take both math and literature and 8 take neither math or literature. how many take literature but not math? I came up with 16 is that correct or am i lost ?
November 24, 2014 by WINSTON

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