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This colorful, rhyming picture book takes us on an entertaining trip through a lively classroom. Silly Little Scissors is making mischief in her class while the children beckon her to join them in their cutting lessons. But Silly really doesn't believe anyone wants her friendship until the children finally convince her that she really IS important. Discover a delightful story that will add value and fun to your scissors skills lessons.
Author: Christine Calabrese
Publisher: International Creative Books
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 11.00h x 8.50w x 0.25d
About the Author
Calabrese, Christine: - "In 2004 I received the PS 151 Teacher of the Year award, while the following year was awarded a special plaque of gratitude from the parents. In 2015, I received the Patrick Groff Teacher of the Year award from the National Right to Read Foundation. As a private tutor, I've helped many students who have fallen prey to poor teaching methods. I remain an outspoken advocate of any program that is multi-sensory, direct, systematic and explicit, and includes all the components of a solid reading curriculum. On behalf of teachers and administrators I assess current available curriculum for its relevancy, reliability, validity and efficacy. Presently, I've been publishing children's picture books. The first ebook, Poor Little Pencil, is selling on Amazon (with many more to follow). These books are designed to promote essential, often-overlooked basic skills: Poor Little Pencil, for example, was created to teach proper pencil grip. Little Pencil Finds His Forever Friends was published on January 9th, 2018 and is next rendition of this story. Designed to both educate and entertain this beautifully illustrated picture book is a wonderful resource for classroom teachers. Included in this book is a parent/teacher resource guide replete with ideas for using the book in the classroom or at home. This fun and lively rhyming book takes place in the early childrhood familiar classroom setting. I proudly serve on the Advisory Group of the International Foundation For Effective Reading Instruction (iferi.org). While continuing to tutor and support teachers, I look forward to many adventures helping students gain proficiency in the wonderful world of literacy. I support Aarti Naik in her work with teaching the slum girls in India Education: SUNY - Cortland B.S. French/Elementary Education Year Abroad at the École Normale du Calvados - Caen, France Cum Laude CUNY - Queens College M.S. Elementary Childhood Education Specialization in Children's Literature Sigma Cum Laude Hobbies and interests include gardening, nature walks, exercising, reading (children's books, American History, Christian poetry), animals (horses, dogs and spiders!), long talks with friends and family, cooking (creating my own recipes ) and of course chocolate! ���� Volunteer Positions: Documenting Hope, Citizens For 5G Awareness Huntington, NY, International Foundation For Effective Reading Instruction, Teacher Trainer: Rosary Prayer Group St. Patrick's, St. Patrick's Adult Choir."Alyssa, Justice: - Alyssa Justice Graphic Designer email@example.com Alyssa Justice is a talented and energetic graphic designer based in Tennessee. She graduated Concord University in Athens, WV in 2018, and has been working in advertisement and freelance since. Alyssa is a talented artist, with a broad range of abilities including all manner of studio art, such as painting, drafting, sculpting, and photography; as well as technical skills including Procreate, Excel, Powerpoint, and Adobe Programs such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, and Indesign. Her studio work has been featured in such galleries as the Memorial Gallery in the Alexander Fine Arts Center in Athens, WV, where she held a 2018 solo exhibition titled Inept, and the McKinney Center 2019 Juried Art Exhibition in Jonesborough, TN, where she received an Honorable Mention for her work. She is available for hire through Upwork and can be found on LinkedIn. To get in touch with her, and view her portfolio, follow the links below. Upwork: https: //www.upwork.com/o/profiles/users/ 01dbd3912767663737/ Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/alyssa-justice-b370a9199 Portfolio: https: //drive.google.com/open?id=1-B-ygjUW_4-P3IXcq4kECaCNo6YcJXGn
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