A Drop Of Water

Publisher: Scholastic
ISBN: 9780590221979
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Describes the origins, characteristics, and uses of water. The most spectacular photographs ever created on the subject of water appear in this unique science book by Walter Wick.

Can You See What I See

Author: Walter Wick
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0439862299
Size: 28.49 MB
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An easy reader with picture clue riddles and search-and-find challenges in which the reader is asked to find various game pieces in the photographs.

The Power Of Picture Books In Teaching Math And Science

Author: Lynn Columbia
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1351813935
Size: 75.43 MB
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Using exquisite photographs, Walter Wick presents water in both familiar and
mysterious ways. Incredible close-up pictures of tiny water drops on the head of a
pin and revealing sequence shots of a drop of water falling from a spout are just
two examples of Wick's magic that draw us to the hidden beauty and science of
water. Although we experience water in its plentiful and mundane ways in our
daily lives ...

Nonfiction Craft Lessons

Author: JoAnn Portalupi
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571103295
Size: 38.97 MB
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RESOURCE MATERIAL ❧ All About Rattlesnakes by Jim Arnosky ❧ ADropof
Water:A Book of Science and Wonder by Walter Wick DISCUSSION Crafting
nonfiction writing involves learning how to sift the good stuff from the mundane.
That's a big challenge for young writers who quickly get overwhelmed by too
much information and go on automatic pilot as they struggle to copy it all down. In
this craft lesson we talk about finding and using amazing facts or details. This skill
is useful ...

A Close Look At Close Reading

Author: Diane Lapp
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 1416620346
Size: 28.85 MB
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... 100 disciplinary literacy instruction advantages to students, 103 embedded,
101–102 goal of, 100–101 incorporating, 53, 54f, 102–103 modeling practices,
103–104 in science, 118–120 text exemplars, 114–116, 116f text sets in, 117–
118 using multiple text types in, 104–106 Discovering Mars: The Amazing Story
of the Red Planet (Berger), 146–147, 182 discussion during the reading session,
80–82, 86 drama, 107 A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder (Wick),
172f, 182 ...

Teaching Science With Favorite Picture Books

Author: Ann Flagg
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439222716
Size: 13.97 MB
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K. Learn. More. Btfoks. A Drop Around the World by Barbara Shaw McKinney (
Dawn, 1998). A single raindrop journeys from Maine to Mumbai as the water
cycle is explained through rhyming text. A teacher's guide is also available. A
Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder by Walter Wick (Scholastic, 1997).
Exceptional photographs complement text that teaches about evaporation,
condensation, clouds, and more. The Magic School Bus: At the Waterworks by
Joanna ...

Teaching Ells To Read

Author: Paul Boyd-Batstone
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317702018
Size: 53.92 MB
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A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder. New York: Scholastic, Inc. ◇ A
balloon ◇ A round circle of paper ◇ Paper cups (a class set) ◇ Eyedroppers (a
class set) ◇ Liquid dish soap ◇ Bubble rings for blowing bubbles (10 each) ◇
Metric ruler ◇ Stop watch ◇ Bubble Record Sheet (a class set) ◇ Word cards of
key vocabulary B. Lesson Procedures and Differentiation 1. Introducing the
Lesson Content Dip a bubble ring into a cup of soapy water and blow a large

Elementary Science Methods A Constructivist Approach

Author: David Jerner Martin
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133707092
Size: 34.16 MB
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of water on the chalkboard. Have the children observe what happens, record
their findings, and discuss with the class reasons for the happening. Next,
children predict which hand will dry faster if sprayed with water—one that is held
still,or one that is waved in the air. Then they do the activity and compare their
results with their predictions. As before, discuss results, inferences, and reasons
with the class. Literature Connections A Drop of Water:A Book ofScience and
Wonder by Walter ...

Good Books Matter

Author: Shelley Stagg Peterson
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited
ISBN: 1551382326
Size: 39.50 MB
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Walter Wick's A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder is a photo essay of
water's states and of experiments taken from science books for children, some of
them more than 100 years old. Close-ups of drops of water on a pin and time-
lapse photos of a water drop hitting a pool of water to show surface tension are
some of the many illustrations that extend the clearly-written text to explain
phenomena such as surface tension, how clouds and snowflakes form, capillary
attraction, ...