My Side of the Mountain

My Side of the Mountain
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Penguin Books Limited
  • Release : 2001
  • Pages : 177
  • ISBN : 9780141312422
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A young boy relates his adventures during the year he spends living alone in the Catskill Mountains including his struggle for survival, his dependence on nature, his animal friends, and his ultimate realization that he needs human companionship.

My Side of the Mountain Trilogy

My Side of the Mountain Trilogy
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Dutton Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2000
  • Pages : 605
  • ISBN : 9780525462699
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Young Sam Gribley spends a winter alone in the Catskills, his sister runs away from home, and his pet falcon, Frightful, is confiscated by a conservation officer.

Pocket Guide to the Outdoors: Based on My Side of the Mountain

Pocket Guide to the Outdoors: Based on My Side of the Mountain
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Dutton Childrens Books
  • Release : 2009
  • Pages : 138
  • ISBN : 9780525421634
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Presents basic wilderness survival training and sustainability, including how to build a fire, find potable water, navigate by the stars, and identify poisonous plants.

Building Classroom Reading Communities

Building Classroom Reading Communities
Retrospective Miscue Analysis and Socratic Circles

by Rita A. Moore

  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release : 2009-12-10
  • Pages : 147
  • ISBN : 1412968003
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Developed for teaching learners of all abilities, this guide presents a powerful approach to literacy development for elementary students based on individual coaching, classwide discussions, and assessment.

The SEL Solution

The SEL Solution
Integrate Social and Emotional Learning into Your Curriculum and Build a Caring Climate for All

by Jonathan C. Erwin

  • Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
  • Release : 2020-12-22
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1631984381
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Inspiring, practical guide on integrating SEL into the curriculum, fostering positive behavior and leadership, and creating a culture of excellence in the classroom and school. Research shows that a socially and emotionally supportive setting is the solution to increasing student achievement. The SEL Solution: helps students and adults master critical social and emotional skills encourages student leadership provides effective and compassionate behavior management strategies increases student success Based on William Glasser’s Choice Theory, the book shows educators how to integrate lessons on empathy, cooperation, self-regulation, leadership, and a range of other SEL (social and emotional learning) topics into the school day and into social studies and language arts curriculum. This book provides dozens of strategies that are classroom tested and proven successful. Both fun and easy-to-use, these lessons and activities help create and sustain a positive, thriving school culture. For use by teachers, counselors, coaches, principals, and other educators, the strategies in this book provide a plan for engaging the whole school community in identifying, celebrating, and sustaining its positive values. Digital content includes customizable forms from the book and a PDF presentation for professional development.

The Other Side of the Mountain

The Other Side of the Mountain
A Book

by Michel Bernanos

  • Publisher : Cherokee Pub
  • Release : 2007-04-01
  • Pages : 116
  • ISBN : 9780877973522
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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On the Far Side of the Mountain

On the Far Side of the Mountain
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Puffin
  • Release : 2001
  • Pages : 170
  • ISBN : 9780141312415
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Sam's peaceful existence in his wilderness home is disrupted when his sister runs away and his pet falcon is confiscated by a conservation officer.

The Other Side of the Mountain

The Other Side of the Mountain
Mujahideen Tactics in the Soviet-Afghan War

by Ali Ahmad Jalali,Lester W. Grau

  • Publisher : www.Militarybookshop.CompanyUK
  • Release : 2010
  • Pages : 419
  • ISBN : 9781907521058
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Originally printed in very limited numbers in 1995, this book is a companion piece to "The Bear Went Over the Mountain: Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan." This unabridged quality reprint will provide tremendous insight for historians, journalists and anyone deployed in Afghanistan. Contains accounts of numerous actions fought by the Afghan resistance. Each account is told by the Afghan commander who participated in the action described. These commanders in the vast majority, were civilians who took up arms against the Soviets and developed the skills necessary to command guerrilla units. Most of these accounts are supported by a full page map, that show the topography, the locations of the attackers and defenders, movements, fields of fire etc. In addition is an invaluable guide to anyone wishing to understand modern guerrilla warfare, whether conducting one or fighting against guerrillas in the field. In addition this study provides invaluable insights in how to train and support guerrillas in the field. Each operation is commented on to highlight the elements that caused the operation/action to succeed or fail. In the event of failure what should have been done to have prevented such failure, or in the case of success what could have been done to have improved on that success.

Julie

Julie
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 2019-07-02
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780062884312
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The acclaimed sequel to the beloved Newbery Medal-winning Julie of the Wolves Julie's decision to return home to her people is not an easy one. But after many months in the wilderness, living in harmony with the wolves that saved her life, she knows the time has come. But Julie is not prepared for all the changes that she finds. Her father has forsaken many of the old Eskimo traditions. He has given up his sled dogs for a snowmobile, and now looks after the musk oxen that serve as the village's income. He will do anything to protect them—even shoot any wolves that might threaten the herd. Julie knows that, like her father, she must find a way to reconcile the old ways with the new. But how can she do that without putting her beloved wolves in danger? Don't miss any of the books in Jean Craighead George's groundbreaking series: Julie of the Wolves, Julie, and Julie's Wolf Pack.

Frightful's Mountain

Frightful's Mountain
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Puffin
  • Release : 2001
  • Pages : 258
  • ISBN : 9780141312354
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The third book of a series that began with My Side of the Mountain is told from Frightful's viewpoint, as she must now survive on her own where human encroachment, winter, and famine threaten her efforts to return to her first home. Reprint.

Writer's and Illustrator's Guide to Children's Book Publishers and Agents

Writer's and Illustrator's Guide to Children's Book Publishers and Agents
Who They Are! What They Want! And How to Win Them Over!

by Ellen R. Shapiro

  • Publisher : Prima Lifestyles
  • Release : 2001-07
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN : 9780761525158
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A guide to the names and specialites of publishers, editors, and literary agents that deal with children's literature.

The Tarantula in My Purse

The Tarantula in My Purse
And 172 Other Wild Pets

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Perfection Learning
  • Release : 1997-09-01
  • Pages : 134
  • ISBN : 9780780777781
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Acclaimed author-illustrator Jean Craighead George shares her true adventures living with a variety of wild animalsNtilde;including a mischievous crow, a duck with an arrest record, and a Houdini-like boa constrictor.

The Last Polar Bear

The Last Polar Bear
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Katherine Tegen Books
  • Release : 2014-08-26
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9780061240690
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Bestselling duo Jean Craighead George and Wendell Minor team up to show young readers the natural world. The Last Polar Bear is a poignant tale about a boy desperate to save one of the last polar bears in the rapidly changing Arctic environment. Can Tigluk and his grandmother help the young cub who lost his mother? Frequent collaborators Jean Craighead George and Wendell Minor present another beautiful and moving picture book to join their well-received books Everglades and Galapagos George. Supports the Common Core State Standards

Julie of the Wolves (Summer Reading Edition)

Julie of the Wolves (Summer Reading Edition)
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : HarperTrophy
  • Release : 2004-06-01
  • Pages : 176
  • ISBN : 9780060739447
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Lost on the Tundra To her small Eskimo village, she is known as Miyax; to her friend in San Francisco, she is Julie. When the village is no longer safe for her, Miyax runs away. But she soon finds herself lost in the Alaskan wilderness, without food, without even a compass to guide her. Slowly she is accepted by a pack of Arctic wolves, Mid she grows to love them as though they were family. With their help, and drawing on her father's teachings, Miyax struggles day by clay to survive. But the time comes when she must leave the wilderness and choose between the old ways an(] the new. Which will she choose? For she is Miyax of the Eskimos--but Julie of the Wolves. Faced with the prospect of a disagreeable arranged marriage or a journey acoss the barren Alaskan tundra, 13-year-old Miyax chooses the tundra. She finds herself caught between the traditional Eskimo ways and the modern ways of the whites. Miyax, or Julie as her pen pal Amy calls her, sets out alone to visit Amy in San Francisco, a world far away from Eskimo culture and the frozen land of Alaska. During her long and arduous journey, Miyax comes to appreciate the value of her Eskimo heritage, learns about herself, and wins the friednship of a pack of wolves. After learning the language of the wolves and slowly earning their trust, Julie becomes a member of the pack. Since its first publication, "Julie of The Wolves, "winner of thr 1973 Newbery Medal, has found its way into the hearts of millions of readers. Winner, 1973 Newbery Medal Nominee, 1973 National Book Award for Children's Literature Notable Children's Books of 1971- 1975 (ALA) 1973 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book) Children's Books of1972 (Library of Congress) Children's Books of International Interest 1972 (CSD/ALA) Gold Star List 1973 (ESLC)

The First Thanksgiving

The First Thanksgiving
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Puffin Books
  • Release : 1993
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9780698113923
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Describes how the colonists aboard the Mayflower founded New Plymouth and celebrated their first harvest with a feast of thanksgiving.

One Day in the Prairie

One Day in the Prairie
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 1996-04-12
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN : 0064420396
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Henry Rush is spending the day at the Prairie Wildlife Refuge, determined to photograph a prairie dog doing a back flip. But while he whatches and waites at the edge of prairie dog town, he fails to notice the electricity humming through the air. Or the buffalo aniously pawing the ground. Or the purple-blue cloud building over the prairie grass. A tornado is forming to the west . And when the dark funnel touches down, it will wipe out everything in it's path...

The Eagles are Back

The Eagles are Back
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2013
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 0803737718
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A picture book tribute to the efforts of dedicated volunteers who helped save the American bald eagle from extinction documents the story of a young boy who helped hatch an eaglet, in a tale complemented by sumptuous illustrations by the landscape artist of America the Beautiful. By the late Newbery Award-winning author of Julie of the Wolves.

The Julie Trilogy

The Julie Trilogy
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : HarperTrophy
  • Release : 1999-09-30
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9780064493505
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Journey Into The Wild With Julie Lost on the Alaskan tundra with no means of survival, Julie, a runaway Eskimo girl, is taken in by a pack of wolves -- and grows to love them as though they were family. Eventually Julie must leave the wilderness and return to her people, but the bond she has forged with her wolf family is one that is never broken. She is -- now and forever -- Julie of the Wolves.

The Cats of Roxville Station

The Cats of Roxville Station
A Book

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : Puffin
  • Release : 2010
  • Pages : 163
  • ISBN : 9780142415665
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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After she is thrown into a river by a cruel human, a young tiger-striped cat fights to survive amid feral cats and other creatures near Roxville train station, aided by Mike, a young foster boy who is not allowed to have a pet.

The Missing 'gator of Gumbo Limbo

The Missing 'gator of Gumbo Limbo
An Ecological Mystery

by Jean Craighead George

  • Publisher : HarperCollins Children's Books
  • Release : 1992
  • Pages : 148
  • ISBN : 9780060203962
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Sixth-grader Liza K., one of five homeless people living in an unspoiled forest in southern Florida, searches for a missing alligator destined for official extermination and studies the delicate ecological balance keeping her outdoor home beautiful.