Jam-packed with eye popping graphs, charts, maps and more than 3,000 searchable images, Info Bits features a visual graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, magazine and reference content General encyclopedia, atlas, dictionary and thesaurus covering a wide range of topics.Information is presented using text, audio, videos and images.CBC Kids TVO Kids Sports Illustrated for Kids PBS Kids Scholastic Games Treehouse Nick Jr.
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Have your child count out the change required to make a purchase. Introduce a family board game night, where children are encouraged to read instructions and keep score. Keep books, magazines and other reading material on-hand for long car, train or plane rides.
As a means of ensuring greater impact, the teacher-librarian is actively involved in many aspects of classroom life, working in collaboration with teachers to plan meaningful experiences.
Here are the four (4) key areas of the Mazo library program: Teaching information skills through research and inquiry Search the Mazo Library collection using the following link…
Text, audio, highlighted words, clear illustrations are provided.
Research support for students in Kindergarten through Grade 5.
There is a lot that you can do to show that you value education and homework.
Here are some tips and activities to help encourage family literacy in your home and community: Act as a reading role model for your kids by reading in your spare time. Babies benefit from listening to you read – it boosts their brain development.
Look up the meaning of funny words, like “onomatopoeia” and “Chinook,” to test your family’s word power. Ask your children to write out your shopping list, address an envelope, or help them make a calendar of their weekly activities.
Navigate the Internet with your child to find fun and educational Web sites. Family literacy groups in your community could use your help with tutoring adults, reading to children and administrative tasks.