Produse noi in categoria Picture Books - Ultimele aparitii. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:45:19 +0200 Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:45:19 +0200 Copyright 2017 30 ro Earth and Space: Photographs from the Archives of NASA (Hardcover) https:/ Nirmala Nataraj

169,11 Lei
158,97 Lei

Take a tour of the universe with this breathtaking collection of photographs from the archives of NASA. Astonishing images of Earth from above, the phenomena of our solar system, and the celestial bodies of deep space will captivate readers and photography lovers with an interest in science, astronomy, and the great beyond. Each extraordinary photograph from the legendary space agency is paired with explanatory text that contextualizes its place in the cosmic ballet of planets, stars, dust, ...]]>
Fri, 03 Nov 2017 21:39:01 +0200 https:/
The Science Timeline Wallbook: Unfold the Story of Inventions from the Stone Age to the Present Day! (Hardcover) https:/ Christopher Lloyd

84,35 Lei
79,28 Lei

SEE how people have changed the world with their hands and brains for over more than 10,000 years from the Stone Ages to the present day. Created in association with the American Museum of Natural History. This unique history of science and engineering includes a 6-foot fold-out timeline containing more than 1,000 pictures and captions that tell the story of the world's greatest scientists and inventors from ancient China to the Middle East, and from Enlightenment Europe to modern ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 22:57:51 +0200 https:/
A Beatrix Potter Treasury (Hardcover) https:/ Beatrix Potter

84,51 Lei
79,44 Lei

Ten of Beatrix Potter's most popular tales are brought together in this beautiful jacketed hardcover treasury. The tales trace the life of Beatrix Potter from her first publication in of "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" 1902 to her later tales set around her farm, Hill Top. A wonderful illustrated introduction provides background on Beatrix Potter and the people and places that inspired her writing.]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:17:00 +0200 https:/
The Butterflies of North America: Titian Peale's Lost Manuscript (Hardcover) https:/ Kenneth Haltman

169,11 Lei
158,97 Lei

The American artist and naturalist Titian Ramsay Peale II (1799–1885) had a passion for butterflies, and throughout his long life he wrote and illustrated an ambitious and comprehensive manuscript. The book, along with a companion volume on caterpillars, was never published, and it resides today in the Rare Book Collection of the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Now Peale’s color plates, lovingly prepared for the printer by the artist more than 100 years ago, will be ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:28:57 +0200 https:/
The Butterflies of Titian Ramsay Peale Journal https:/ American Museum of Natural History

63,21 Lei
59,41 Lei

This hardcover journal is based on "Titian Ramsay Peale’s The Butterflies of North America", an unpublished nineteenth-century manuscript equivalent in scope to Audubon’s Birds of America. Inspired by the collage-like quality of Peale’s original notes and drawings, the journal features an exposed binding, a foil-stamped cover, a removable half-jacket, and artwork scattered throughout the blank and lined pages. Peale’s manuscript is now housed in the Rare Book ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:19:30 +0200 https:/
The Big History Timeline Wallbook: Unfold the History of the Universe from the Big Bang to the Present Day! (Hardcover) https:/ Christopher Lloyd

84,35 Lei
79,28 Lei

IMAGINE taking a trip through the history of everything from the beginning of the universe to the present day! Created in association with the American Museum of Natural History, this unique 'big history' wallbook includes a 6-foot fold-out timeline containing more than 1,000 pictures and captions that tell the story of the history of the world. The Timeline is divided into 12 sections covering both natural history as well as the history of human civilizations in each of the ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 12:49:54 +0200 https:/
Wonder Women: 25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History (Hardcover) https:/ Sam Maggs

71,83 Lei
67,52 Lei

A fun and feminist look at forgotten women in science, technology, and beyond, from the bestselling author of THE FANGIRL'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY ! You may think you know women’s history pretty well. But have you ever heard of. . . * Alice Ball, the chemist who developed an effective treatment for leprosy—only to have the credit taken by a man? * Mary Sherman Morgan, the rocket scientist whose liquid fuel compounds blasted the first U.S. satellite into orbit? * ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:20:37 +0200 https:/
Finding Wonders: Three Girls Who Changed Science (Hardcover) https:/ Jeannine Atkins

76,06 Lei
71,50 Lei

A gorgeously written novel in verse about three girls in three different time periods who grew up to become groundbreaking scientists. Maria Merian was sure that caterpillars were not wicked things born from mud, as most people of her time believed. Through careful observation she discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented her findings in gorgeous paintings of the life cycles of insects. More than a century later, Mary Anning helped her father collect stone sea creatures ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:07:29 +0200 https:/
Swan Boat Season in Boston (Hardcover) https:/ Jennifer Delaney

67,43 Lei
63,39 Lei

It was 1877 when the Paget family first launched the swan boats in the Boston Public Garden Lagoon. Since then, for generations, local families and travelers from around the world have made it their destination to visit the Boston Public Garden and take a ride on the Swan Boats. Through this story, we share in one family's tradition, while learning about another family's dedication, to this important landmark. Even our littlest armchair travelers can experience the excitement of Opening ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:58:28 +0200 https:/
Teaching Science with Interactive Notebooks https:/ Kellie Marcarelli

151,99 Lei
142,87 Lei

Increase student learning in the inquiry-based science classroom! Interactive notebooks allow students to record observations, reflect on learning, and self-assess their work. Packed with student examples, this detailed guide explains the unique features that make interactive notebooks more effective tools than conventional notebooks for science classrooms. This valuable resource: * Describes the nuts and bolts of implementing interactive notebooks, including execution, time ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:28:34 +0200 https:/
The Doodle Revolution: Unlock the Power to Think Differently https:/ Sunni Brown

84,56 Lei
79,48 Lei

There is NO SUCH THING as a mindless doodle ! What did Einstein, JFK, Edison, Marie Curie, and Henry Ford have in common? They were all inveterate doodlers. These powerhouse minds knew instinctively that doodling is deep thinking in disguise-a simple, accessible, and dynamite tool for innovating and solving even the stickiest problems. Sunni Brown's mission is to bring the power of the Doodle to the rest of us. She leads the Revolution defying all those parents, teachers, and bosses ...]]>
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:10:19 +0200 https:/
Sketchnote for Educators https:/ Sylvia Duckworth

169,07 Lei
158,93 Lei

Sylvia Duckworth is a Canadian teacher whose sketchnotes have taken social media by storm. Her drawings provide clarity and provoke dialogue on many topics related to education. This book contains 100 of her most popular sketchnotes with links to the original downloads that can be used in class or shared with colleagues. Interspersed throughout the book are Sylvia's reflections on each drawing and what motivated her to create them, in addition to commentary from other educators who inspired ...]]>
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 23:59:17 +0200 https:/
Notable Notebooks: Scientists and Their Writings https:/ Jessica Fries-Gaither

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51,47 Lei

"Notable Notebooks: Scientists and Their Writings" brings to life the many ways in which everyone from Galileo to Jane Goodall has used a science notebook, including to sketch their observations, imagine experiments, record data or just write down their thoughts. You also get four steps to starting your own notebook, plus mini-bios of the diverse featured scientists. Written in captivating rhyme, the text is sprinkled with lively illustrations.]]>
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 23:42:34 +0200 https:/
Eye to Eye: How Animals See The World (Hardcover) https:/ Steve Jenkins

76,06 Lei
71,50 Lei

In his eye-popping work of picture book nonfiction, the Caldecott Honor–winning author-illustrator Steve Jenkins explains how for most animals, eyes are the most important source of information about the world in a biological sense. The simplest eyes — clusters of light-sensitive cells — appeared more than one billion years ago, and provided a big survival advantage to the first creatures that had them. Since then, animals have evolved an amazing variety of eyes, along with ...]]>
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 23:26:39 +0200 https:/
Feathers: Not Just for Flying https:/ Melissa Stewart

33,61 Lei
31,59 Lei

Young naturalists meet sixteen birds in this elegant introduction to the many uses of feathers. A concise main text highlights how feathers are not just for flying. More curious readers are invited to explore informative sidebars, which underscore specific ways each bird uses its feathers for a variety of practical purposes. A scrapbook design showcases life-size feather illustrations.]]>
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 23:30:53 +0200 https:/
The Seashore Book (Hardcover) https:/ Charlotte Zolotow

71,83 Lei
67,52 Lei

A summer classic by two masters, reissued and redesigned for contemporary audiences. Wendell Minor’s elegant artwork and Charlotte Zolotow’s simple, evocative prose brings a day at the beach vividly to life as a boy and his mother imagine what it would be like to spend a day at the seashore. A young boy who lives in the mountains and has never seen the sea, asks his mother to describe it. From there, Zolotow carefully chooses her words to create a poem full of the colors, sounds, ...]]>
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 23:21:51 +0200 https:/
Everglades https:/ Jean Craighead George

29,55 Lei
27,78 Lei

A lyrical creation tale of the Florida Everglades with stunning landscapes by Wendell Minor. Jean Craighead George presents a haunting plea for the preservation of endangered ecosystems, a plea strengthened by Wendell Minor's majestic paintings. Poling a canoe through the Everglades, a man tells his five young passengers a story. Beginning with "the age of the Seashells," the narrator shows the children how the spillover from Lake Okeechobee became "a slow river that gleamed ...]]>
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 22:53:12 +0200 https:/
A Day's Work https:/ Eve Bunting

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31,75 Lei

Francisco, a young Mexican-American boy, helps his grandfather find work as a gardener, even though the old man cannot speak English and knows nothing about gardening. Francisco, trying to find work for his grandfather, or abuelo, who has just arrived from Mexico, acts as a liaison between Abuelo, who doesn't speak English, and Ben, who wants to hire a gardener for a day's work. Eager to earn the badly needed pay, Francisco assures Ben that his grandfather is a skilled gardener (Abuelo ...]]>
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 22:06:10 +0200 https:/
Tomas and the Library Lady https:/ Pat Mora

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31,75 Lei

A Common Core Exemplar Text by an award-winning author-illustrator team ! Tomás is a son of migrant workers. Every summer he and his family follow the crops north from Texas to Iowa, spending long, arduous days in the fields. At night they gather around to hear Grandfather's wonderful stories. But before long, Tomás knows all the stories by heart. "There are more stories in the library," Papa Grande tells him. The very next day, Tomás meets the library lady ...]]>
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 21:44:51 +0200 https:/
My Mama Had A Dancing Heart https:/ Libba Moore Gray

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Captured by her mother's infectious love of dance, a young girl joyously follows her mother in a dance through the seasons. In spring, summer, fall and winter, a mother leads her young daughter in dancing a celebratory ballet, a hymn to the season. When the girl is older, she is a ballerina and remembers that her mother gave her a dancing heart. Libba Gray writes with her trademark hyphenated, onomatopoetic descriptions. In the winter, they are like "galoshes-galumphing" ...]]>
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 20:20:30 +0200 https:/