background preloader

SPECIAL COLLECTION AS SERVICE TO COMMUNITY

Facebook Twitter

This collection is created to service Neighborhood Centers Inc. Klein Early Head Start/ Head Start. This nonprofit organization program services children in under served communities. The focus of this special collection will be on the Head Start Program that has a 4 year old program (Pre-k).

The Pre-K program promotes school readiness and success for students entering elementary. Currently, this program does not have a librarian. Teachers let parents "check-out" books upon request. The budget of $1,000 will cover 30 books, 1 Nook, 1wifi hotspots (with two school year services), and book bags. These items will be checked out by parents through free app called BookSource (free online library services). Parents who don't have internet will take home a wifi modem. The purpose of this project is to promotes reading with parents and literacy. Therefore, parents will read the article by Reading Rockets and demonstrate one of the strategies mentioned. The student will present the book and strategy to the class. In addition the books chosen are also books that lend themselves to perseverance (The Dot), self esteem ( I Like Myself), empathy ( Knuffle Bunny), friendships/ bullying ( Don't Let the Pigeons Drive the Bus), pleasure reading (Pete the Cat).

The Do. I Like Myself.

High on energy and imagination, this ode to self-esteem encourages kids to appreciate everything about themselves--inside and out. Messy hair? Beaver breath? So what! Here's a little girl who knows what really matters. At once silly and serious, Karen Beaumont's joyous rhyming text and David Catrow's wild illustrations unite in a book that is sassy, soulful--and straight from the heart. – lgaray

Shades of Peopl.

Cocoa, tan, rose, and almond-people come in lots of shades, even in the same family. This exploration of one of our most noticeable physical traits uses vibrant photographs of childen and a short text to inspire young children both to take notice and to look beyond the obvious. – lgaray

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale (Knuffle Bunny, #1.

Merging expressive cartoon network-esque illustrations with beautiful black and white photographs of Brooklyn, this funny story tells how Trixie and Knuffle Bunny's trip to the laundromat with Dad goes terribly wrong when Trixie realizes some bunny's been left behind...! Her attempts to alert Dad all the way home are unsuccessful, until Mom points out that Knuffle Bunny is missing and the family hotfoot it back to the laundromat. Fortunately, KB is safe, if a little wet... – lgaray

Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus. Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Button. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 7" Black by Barnes & Noble. 1 Multi-Window does not support all applications. 2 microSDTM card sold separately 3Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process 4 Based on laboratory testing.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 7" Black by Barnes & Noble

Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, and other applications usage patterns. 5 User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the device's features. Actual user memory may change after software upgrades are performed. 6 Adobe, the Flash logo, and Flash are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries Google Play, Android, and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc. © 2016 Nook Digital LLC. Samsung, Galaxy Tab, and Multi Window are all trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Jumbo Best-Buy Book Bags - Set of 5 at Lakeshore Learning. Straight Talk ZTE Z289G 4G LTE Mobile Wifi Hotspot. Important Made in USA Origin Disclaimer: For certain items sold by Walmart on Walmart.com, the displayed country of origin information may not be accurate or consistent with manufacturer information.

Straight Talk ZTE Z289G 4G LTE Mobile Wifi Hotspot

For updated, accurate country of origin data, it is recommended that you rely on product packaging or manufacturer information. The Straight Talk ZTE Z289G 4G LTE Mobile Wifi Hotspot is your internet connection at home or on the go. This Straight Talk Hotspot allows you to pay up front rather than receiving a bill at the end of the month for internet. There are no commitments, no overage fees, no activation fees, no cancellation fees, and no contracts! What you need to get started: 1. The Straight Talk ZTE Z288C 4G LTE Mobile Wifi Hotspot lets you enjoy mobile data wherever you go. Straight Talk ZTE Z288C 4G LTE Mobile Wifi Hotspot: Straight Talk Broadband 1GB $15 (Email Delivery) Seven Strategies to Teach Students Text Comprehension. 1.

Seven Strategies to Teach Students Text Comprehension

Monitoring comprehension Students who are good at monitoring their comprehension know when they understand what they read and when they do not. They have strategies to "fix" problems in their understanding as the problems arise. Research shows that instruction, even in the early grades, can help students become better at monitoring their comprehension. Comprehension monitoring instruction teaches students to: Be aware of what they do understand Identify what they do not understand Use appropriate strategies to resolve problems in comprehension. Special Project Budget.