Posts Tagged "Charlesbridge Publishing"

Groundhog’s Dilemma: Giveaway Winners & Activities

Posted by on Jan 29, 2016 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 10 comments

PICTURE BOOK GIVEAWAY & ACTIVITIES For Educators & Librarians Serving Kids in Grades 00-05   On Groundhog’s Day discover whether you have won one one of 24 copies of Groundhog’s Dilemma by Kristen Remenar and illustrated by Matt Faulkner (Charlesbridge Publishing).  Thanks Charlesbridge! ABOUT THE BOOK To see or Not to See, THAT (of course) is the question! After Groundhog announces six more weeks of winter, half his animal friends are disappointed, while the other half are excited. Each animal asks Groundhog to make his prediction in their favor the following year. Rather...

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I’m New Here: Immigration Book Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Jan 19, 2016 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Theme: Immigration | 0 comments

PICTURE BOOK GIVEAWAY For Educators, Librarians & Community Organizers Serving Kids in Grades 00-05 (This Giveaway Has Closed-Sorry!) Thanks to Charlesbridge Publishing, we gave away 30 copies of this “Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Books of 2015.” Maria is from Guatemala, Jin is from Korea, and Fatima is from Somalia. All three are new to their American elementary school, and each has trouble speaking, writing, and sharing ideas in English. Through self-determination and with encouragement from their peers and teachers, the students learn to feel confident and comfortable in...

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I’m New Here: Classroom & Community Guide to Welcoming Immigrants

Posted by on Jan 19, 2016 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, * Grades 06-09, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, Theme: Immigration, Theme: Social Justice | 0 comments

I’M NEW HERE Welcoming Kit For Communities & Classrooms Best Users: Educators, Public Children’s Librarians, School Librarians, Community Groups, Welcoming / Immigrant Organizations Best Audience: Children Grades 00-05   ABOUT THE KIT This Welcoming Kit, created in conjunction with I’m Your Neighbor, helps you create a conversation about welcoming immigrants and refugees in your classroom, library or community. The kit provides talking points and materials to help you: — Have conversations about the universality of being “new.” — Explore situations where one feels...

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Wild About Bears: Giveaway Winners

Posted by on Oct 6, 2015 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Theme: Nature & Environment, Theme: Science & STEM | 0 comments

NONFICTION BOOK GIVEAWAY (Closed-sorry!) Giveaway for Classroom and Wildlife Educators & Librarians Serving Kids Grades 02-05 Are you wild about bears? You are in luck. Author/illustrator Jeannie Brett and Charlesbridge Publishing are celebrating the new school year by allowing us to give away 20 copies of the award-winning non-fiction picture book, Wild About Bears. Bank Street’s Best Children’s Books of the Year (ages 5-9) ’14 NSTA’s Outstanding Science Trade Book of the Year ’14 Science Books & Films Best Books for ’14 Find free classroom & library tools for...

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Wild About Bears: Nonfiction Game & More

Posted by on Oct 6, 2015 in * Grades 00-02, * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, Theme: Nature & Environment, Theme: Science & STEM | 4 comments

Reader Engagement Project: THE BOOK Readers of Wild About Bears by Jeannie Brett (Charlesbridge Publishing) will discover shared traits and behaviors as well as unique characteristics of the polar bear, brown bear, North American black bear, spectacled bear, Asiatic black bear, sloth bear, sun bear, and giant panda. Readers will also marvel at the adaptations each has developed to survive in a challenging world. Bank Street’s Best Children’s Books of the Year (ages 5-9) 2014
 NSTA’s Outstanding Science Trade Book of the Year 2014 Science Books & Films Best Books for 2014 WILD ABOUT...

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