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Chicago History for Kids: Triumphs and Tragedies of the Windy City Includes 21 Activities

by Gary Johnson Owen Hurd

From the Native Americans who lived in the Chicago area for thousands of years, to the first European explorers Marquette and Jolliet, to the 2005 Chicago White Sox World Series win, parents, teachers, and kids will love this comprehensive and exciting history of how Chicago became the third largest city in the U.S. Chicago's spectacular and impressive history comes alive through activities such as building a model of the original Ferris Wheel, taking architectural walking tours of the first skyscrapers and Chicago's oldest landmarks, and making a Chicago-style hotdog. Serving as both a guide to kids and their parents and an engaging tool for teachers, this book details the first Chicagoan Jean Baptiste Point du Sable, the Fort Dearborn Massacre, the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, the building of the world's first skyscraper, and the hosting of two World's Fairs. In addition to uncovering Windy City treasures such as the birth of the vibrant jazz era of Louis Armstrong and the work of Chicago poets, novelists, and songwriters, kids will also learn about Chicago's triumphant and tortured sports history.

Skills Applications Student Book

by Siegfried Engelmann Linda Carnine Gary Johnson Linda Meyer

Skills Applications is designed to help students who have difficulty in reading fluently. It lists sounds in each lesson and uses them in a passage for the student to read and practice.

SRA Decoding Strategies, Decoding B1, Student Book [Grade 4]

by Siegfried Engelmann Linda Carnine Gary Johnson

Decoding B1. The skills are divided into fiveprincipal areas: Word-Attack Skills, Group Reading, IndividualReading Checkouts, Workbook Exercises, and Mastery Tests. Decoding B1. The skills are divided into fiveprincipal areas: Word-Attack Skills, Group Reading, IndividualReading Checkouts, Workbook Exercises, and Mastery Tests.

SRA Skill Applications, Decoding C, Workbook

by Siegfried Engelmann Linda Carnine Gary Johnson Linda Meyer

This workbook contains a lot of brain sharpening exercises to improve the logic skills and hence very useful for students, homeschool, parents, and tutors at Elementary School Level.

SRA Word-Attack Basics, Decoding A, Workbook [Grade 3]

by Siegfried Engelmann Linda Carnine Gary Johnson

Decoding A. The skills are dividedinto four principal areas: Word-Attack Skills, WorkbookExercises, support activities and Checkouts and MasteryTests.

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