Simon Schuster Thesaurus for ChildrenSimon Schuster Thesaurus for Children

The Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children provides students with the tools they need to build their vocabulary, improve their writing skills, and express themselves more accurately and precisely.

Author: Simon & Schuster

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781439137178


Page: 296

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The Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children provides students with the tools they need to build their vocabulary, improve their writing skills, and express themselves more accurately and precisely. The thesaurus is packed with information that encourages children to expand their knowledge of the English language. With over 800 main entries and 5,000 synonyms, the Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children helps young writers make correct word choices and avoid repetition. It stimulates children's creativity and gives them a new understanding of the complex resources of language. SOME SIMON & SCHUSTER THESAURUS FOR CHILDREN HIGHLIGHTS: • More than 800 entries and 5,000 synonyms • Entries that give parts of speech, definitions, and example sentences • Easy-to-use cross-references • A complete index of all the synonyms, antonyms, phrases, and idioms • Special word banks that contain additional word choices • Unique word alerts that warn of possible problems in grammar or word use • Common phrases and idioms Synonyms that include definitions and one or more example sentences

Recommended Reference Books for Small and Medium sized Libraries and Media Centers 2002Recommended Reference Books for Small and Medium sized Libraries and Media Centers 2002

The Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children aims to be colorful and user
friendly . Its first page begins with a “ Welcome ” that asks , " Have you ever
known what you wanted to say but were not able to find the right words ? ” At the
bottom of ...

Author: Wynar

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

ISBN: PSU:000050034925


Page: 295

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Identifies the best, most affordable, and most appropriate new reference titles in any given field. _

American Reference Books AnnualAmerican Reference Books Annual

... 2002n27 DK Merriam - Websters childrens dict , 2002n1021 English dict for
students , 2001n1026 English thesaurus for ... 2000n1287 Simon & Schuster
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1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

Macmillan Dictionary for ChildrenMacmillan Dictionary for Children

This "lively reference"7 is "highly recommended"2 and "the answer to a parent's
prayer,"3 a "real dictionary for children. ... Most Complete Reference Tool for
Today's Child And introducing the perfect companion reference tool to this
already popular dictionary: the Simon &. Schuster Thesaurus for Children Ages 8
-12 EAN.

Author: Robert B. Costello

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780689843235


Page: 912

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Includes 35,000 entries, with photographs, illustrations, and maps, as well as word histories, spelling notes, and cultural- and gender-inclusive definitions.


2001 Barnei & Noble Inc. Prion effective at store locations through 12/?6/01 Great
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How to Help Your Child with HomeworkHow to Help Your Child with Homework

Check your local bookstore; good dictionaries for students are published by
HarperCollins, Houghton Mifflin, Simon & Schuster, and Merriam Webster. You
might also want to select a thesaurus for your child; HarperCollins, Simon &
Schuster, ...

Author: Marguerite C. Radencich

Publisher: Free Spirit Pub

ISBN: 1575420066


Page: 199

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For parents of children ages 6-13.

Creepy Crawly Jokes About Spiders and Other BugsCreepy Crawly Jokes About Spiders and Other Bugs

Simon & Schuster Thesaurus for Children . New York : Simon & Schuster , 2001 .
Winner , Cherie . Everything Bug : What Kids Really Want to Know About Bugs .
Minnetonka , Minn .: NorthWord Press , 2004 . Young , Sue . Scholastic Rhyming

Author: Melissa Stewart

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 0766039668


Page: 48

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"Learn about a variety of bugs including true bugs, beetles, moths, and bees. Read jokes about them, and learn how to write your own"--Provided by publisher.

Literacy for the 21st CenturyLiteracy for the 21st Century

Scholastic children ' s thesaurus . New York : Scholastic . Brewster , H . ( 1997 ) .
Inside the Titanic . Boston : Little , Brown . Cheney , L . ( 2002 ) . America : A
patriotic primer . New York : Simon & Schuster . Cole , J . ( 1997 ) . The magic
school ...

Author: Gail E. Tompkins

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: UVA:X004745939


Page: 483

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CD-ROM contains: "concrete illustrations of real classroom teaching and connections between chapter content and teaching."

The Simon and Schuster Young Readers ThesaurusThe Simon and Schuster Young Readers Thesaurus

ANTONYMS In addition to synonyms, the book also shows antonyms. An
antonym is a word which represents the opposite meaning to that of the entry
word. For example, an antonym of quick could be slow, sluggish, or tardy. In this
book, all ...

Author: George Beal

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780671508166


Page: 192

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Provides synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms for over 6000 words listed in alphabetical order.

Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print 1990 1991Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print 1990 1991

English ed . EDC . Anstey , David . Dinosaur Playhouse Big Picture Dictionary .
1988 . 3 . 98 ( ISBN 0 - 8317 - 2288 - 6 ) . Smith Pubs . Beal , George . The Simon
& Schuster Young Readers ' Thesaurus . Barish , Wendy , ed . ( Illus . ) . 192p .

Author: R R Bowker Publishing

Publisher: R. R. Bowker

ISBN: 0835229513


Page: 525

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Speak Up 1 2007 Ed Speak Up 1 2007 Ed

Orion Children's Books , Great Britain . ... Simon & Schuster Company , U.S.A.
1995 . Krupar , Karen R. “ Communication Games . " The Free Press , New York .
1993 . Latimer , Jonathan P. and Karen Stray Nolting . “ Thesaurus for Children .


Publisher: Rex Bookstore, Inc.

ISBN: 9712345971



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Word PlayWord Play

Simon and Schuster Thesaurus for Children . Simon and Schuster , 2001 .
National Geographic United States Atlas for Young Explorers . National
Geographic , 1999 . The Reader's Digest Children's Atlas of the World . Reader's
Digest ...

Author: Lori Goodman

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071408215


Page: 205

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Finally a fun way for children to learn to read and write Learning can and should be fun. Yet many students struggling to develop their reading and writing skills are discouraged by the sheer boredom associated with learning. Wordplay's unique game approach shows parents how to help their children discover the joy of reading and writing while having tons of fun together. Incorporating many multi-sensory and physical activity games-perfect for children who are frustrated by sitting at a desk all day--this unique guide helps students learn through touch, sound, and movement as well as sight. All games are flexible and require minimal materials and prep time. Parents can finally put away those dreary flash cards and instead teach their children in imaginative and amusing ways that will have their kids laughing and asking for more.

Unlocking LiteracyUnlocking Literacy

Scholastic children ' s thesaurus . ... Simon & Schuster thesaurus for children (
ages 9 – 12 ] . ... www . dynamicphonics . com World Wide Words , www .
worldwidewords . org / index . htm GAME FOR STUDENTS Johnson , P . F . (
1999 ) .

Author: Marcia Kierland Henry

Publisher: Paul H Brookes Publishing Company

ISBN: UVA:X004701704


Page: 296

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'Unlocking Literacy' is designed for teachers and literacy tutors. It offers a wide range of teaching strategies that integrate two interlocking skills: decoding and spelling. Filled with classroom activities suitable for use with English language learners, lesson plans incorporating multisensory language-based instruction, samples of student work, explanations of current research, and extensive word lists, this book will help unlock literacy in ways both teachers and students will enjoy. Table of contents: Preparation * Decoding and Spelling: Keys to Unlocking Literacy * The Continuum of Integrated Decoding and Spelling Instruction * Approaches to Decoding and Spelling Instruction * Current Research and Implications for Instruction * A Brief History of the English Language * Historical Milestones * Structure of the English Language * Anglo-Saxon Layer of Language * Latin Layer of Language * Greek Layer of Language Instruction * Lesson Fundamentals * Metacognitive Aspects of Reading and Spelling * Multisensory Instruction * Lesson Procedures in a Discussion Format * Sample lessons * First Steps: Early Instruction for Effective Decoding and Spelling (phonological awareness activities, beginning to read and write) * Beginning Readers: Time for the Anglo-Saxon Layer of Language (consonants, vowels, spelling rules, recommendations for spelling, irregular words, syllables, morpheme patterns, interventions for fluency) * Advancing readers: Time for the Latin and Greek Layers of Language (common morphemes, beyond phonics, Latin roots, Greek combining forms, practice reading and spelling longer words) * Competent Readers: Extending the Latin and Greek Layers of Language (less common Latin roots, less common greek combining forms, thematic units, new words entering the English language) Appendices * A. Surveys of Language Knowledge * B. Nonphonetic Rote Memory Word Lists * C. Compound Words * D. Prefixes * E. Suffixes * F. Latin Roots * G. Greek Combining Forms * H. Words Commonly Found in Textbooks * I. Glossary Index.