Meet the claymates: two balls of clay that can become anything--even best friends! What can you do with two blobs of clay? Create something amazing! But don't leave them alone for too long. Things might get a little crazy. In this photographic friendship adventure, the claymates squish, smash, and sculpt themselves into the funniest shapes imaginable. But can they fix a giant mess before they're caught in the act?
This cookbook presents a variety of recipes, with full color photographs of the finished meals, for children (and adults!). The recipes have fun names and are tasty to both kids and adults, and include nutritional ingredients like dark green and orange vegetables, dry beans and peas, and whole grains. The recipes are low in: fat, saturated fat, sugar, and sodium. This is a cookbook with recipes that kids and adults will want to prepare and eat, and have fun while doing so and getting great nutrition! This cookbook features a collection of recipes from the "Recipes for Healthy Kids Competition," where children, school nutritionists, chefs, parents, and other interested members of the communit...
"Here Come the Colts!" . . . .That was the slogan that was written on the side of the team buses, and this is the story of a decade of championship football, the Atlanta Colts of the 1970's, who won 17 of a possible 30 championships in the three age/weight classifications of the Georgia Youth Football Conference from 1970-1979, dominating that league in that decade. This book is about the players and coaches in the decade of the 1970's for this Atlanta Colt youth football program, the ACYA, based in north Atlanta, Georgia who participated in the three age and weight classifications of the varsity program. It also includes information and recounts about some of the opposing teams and their co...
There is no better way to prepare fifth grade students for next generation tests than to take practice tests! These practice sets are the perfect preparation tool for Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC), Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR), and other state testing. The higher-level questions, multi-step mathematics problems, and higher-order thinking skills on these tests will help get students ready for the performance-based assessments they will be facing. They will give students the experience to complete the real state tests with confidence and the skills and ability to achieve maximum results. Teachers will be able to identify gaps in knowledge and target instruction accordingly.
The annual, bestselling guide to all aspects of the media and how to write and illustrate for children and young adults. Acknowledged by the media industries and authors as the essential guide to how to get published. The 70+ articles are updated and added to each year. Together they provide invaluable guidance on subjects such as series fiction, writing historical or funny books, preparing an illustration portfolio, managing your finances, interpreting publishers' contracts, self-publishing your work. Foreword by Sally Green, author of the award-winning YA fantasy trilogy: Half Bad (2014), Half Wild (2015) and Half Lost (2016). NEW articles for the 2018 edition on: - Writing for reluctant readers by Jon Mayhew - Writing for teenagers by Holly Smale - Choosing the right agent by Gill McLay or the Bath Literary Agency - Plotting: getting started with your YA novel by Sarah Mussi - Writing adventures in the real world: children's non-fiction by Isabel Thomas All of the 2,000 listings of who to contact across the media have been reviewed and updated. The essential guide for any writer for children.
A simple, visual approach to helping your child understand science from Carol Vorderman Reduce the stress of studying science and help your child with their homework by following Help Your Kids with Science, a unique visual guide that demystifies the subject for everyone. Using clear, accessible pictures, diagrams and easy-to-follow step-by-steps - and covering all the important areas of biology, chemistry and physics - you'll learn to approach even the most complex science problems with confidence. Includes a glossary of key science terms and symbols. Help Your Kids with Science is the perfect guide for every frustrated parent and struggling child, who want to understand science and put it into practice.
Following the success of THE CRANIUM BIG BOOK OF OUTRAGEOUS FUN! this newest wave of books invites children to celebrate their talents - and discover new ones! With alternating rewritable pages and more than 150 all-new activities designed for both solo and group play, each book offers them hours of fun. In Word Worm's book, children will enjoy hours of wacky wordplay, riddles and rhymes using their Word Worm Letter Cubes. In addition, it has other components, including: an erasable marker, Cranium Clay®, a Mini Sand Timer, 25 Game Cards, a Die and a Game Piece. Also, hidden within it, is a secret slide-out game board and a unique acetate game sheet. As children collect all four Cranium sets, they can mix and match their BOOKS OF OUTRAGEOUS FUN to create new multi-layered games.