Big Max and the Mystery of the Missing GiraffeBig Max and the Mystery of the Missing Giraffe

Jake the giraffe is missing, and Big Max is on the case! Includes full-color illustrations and note to caregivers. Picture Book: 64 pages.

Author: Kin Platt


ISBN: 1424215404


Page: 64

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Jake the giraffe is missing, and Big Max is on the case! Includes full-color illustrations and note to caregivers. Picture Book: 64 pages.

Content Area Literacy for Diverse LearnersContent Area Literacy for Diverse Learners

Big Max and the mystery of the missing giraffe. HarperCollins, 2005 Level: Grade 3 Summary: This is a book about Big Max, the world's greatest detective, ...

Author: Virginia McCormack

Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.

ISBN: 9781604941418


Page: 259

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" ... contains useful information and concepts that teachers can apply in the classroom and other instructional settings. ... There is also a detailed resource section listing children's literature and websites that can enhance your instructional practice ... This helpful and comprehensive resource can be used by preservice teachers, by experienced teachers and administrators, for development of staff at all levels, and by individuals in Alternate Route Teacher Certification programs."--P. [4] of cover.

Something about the AuthorSomething about the Author

Robert Lopshire , Big Max and the Mystery of the Missing Giraffe , HarperCollins ( New York , NY ) , 2004 . Kin Platt , Big Max and the Mystery of the ...

Author: Lisa Kumar

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0787688061


Page: 224

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An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers, each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 childrens authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12, 000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources. A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.

Adventuring with BooksAdventuring with Books

Author: National Council of Teachers of English, Committee on the Elementary School Booklist Staff

Publisher: National Council of Teachers

ISBN: UCAL:B4163104


Page: 472

View: 983

Intended for teachers of preschool through sixth grade children, librarians, parents, educational media specialists, and students of children's literature, this bibliography contains annotations of 2,500 recommended books for children. The annotations, listed in alphabetical order by author, are divided into several categories, including the following: (1) traditional literature, (2) modern fantasy, (3) science fiction, (4) historical fiction, (5) contemporary fiction, (6) poetry, (7) holidays, (8) social studies, (9) biography, (10) the sciences, (11) the arts, (12) sports and games, and (13) hobbies. A professional category lists authors' essays, bibliographies, criticism, teaching methods, and textbooks. The volume concludes with a directory of publishers, and indexes for titles and authors. (HTH)

Using Wordless Picture BooksUsing Wordless Picture Books

... the double curves in the giraffe's neck and the elongated snakelike curves of the elephant's trunk . ... Big Max in the Mystery of the Missing Moose .

Author: Katharyn E. Tuten-Puckett

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: UVA:X002301211


Page: 233

View: 108

This companion guide to Wordless/Almost Wordless Picture Books offers hundreds of ideas for using wordless picture books in the classroom or library. A special author section focuses on ten major authors; another section focuses on recent titles, with annotations and bibliographies.