• Children's & YA
      July 1996

      Start Smart!

      Building Brain Power in the Early Years

      by Schiller, Pam

      Written for teachers of hearing children from birth to age six, Simple Signing with Young Children is the perfect introduction to American Sign Language. Organized by age, there are chapters for infants, toddlers, and preschool children, with age-appropri

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      July 2012

      Starting with Stories

      Engaging Multiple Intelligences Through Children's Books

      by Schiller, Pam

      Have you ever had trouble persuading a group of toddlers to switch from one activity to another? Then this book is for you! A must-have resource for teachers who work with this youngest age group, Simple Transitions offers more than 400 tips, ideas, and e

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 2005

      Bilingual Book of Rhymes, Songs, Stories, and Fingerplays

      Over 450 Spanish/English Selections

      by Schiller, Pam

      There is nothing that children love more than a good story. Story S-t-r-e-t-c-h-e-r-s for the Primary Grades, Revised Edition connects ninety of the best children's books to early learning centers, stretching each story five ways with lively and entertain

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 2006

      Complete Book of Activities, Games, Stories, Props, Recipes and Dances for Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      Curious kids will delight in the 50 fun-filled recipes in The Budding Chef! Full of great ways for parents and their budding chefs to have fun together, this introduction to cooking is brimming with kitchen adventures and is perfect for kids aged 3 to

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 2002

      Complete Daily Curriculum for Early Childhood, Revised

      Over 1200 Easy Activities to Support Multiple Intelligences and Learning Styles

      by Schiller, Pam

      Curious kids will delight in the joy of scientific discovery through the fifty fun activities in The Budding Scientist! This book is filled with great ways for you and your child to learn about how our world works. Create memories together as you make

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 2011

      Complete Resource Book for Infants

      Over 700 Experiences for Children from Birth to 18 Months

      by Schiller, Pam

      A few minutes of "down time" on the road can equal lots of fun for business traveling parents and their children. Secret code e-mails, treasure hunts, and the traveling ABC's are just a few of the dozens of ways you can stay close and in touch with your k

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 2005

      Complete Resource Book for Preschoolers

      An Early Childhood Curriculum With Over 2000 Activities and Ideas

      by Schiller, Pam

      Organized by month, 360 hands-on activities and ideas for everyday of the year. Each month begins with a pre-planned activity calendar indicating learning skills and appropriate age level. A minimum amount of preparation with a broad range of subjects

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 1998

      Complete Resource Book for Toddlers and Twos

      Over 2000 Experiences and Ideas

      by Schiller, Pam

      Volunteering is a concrete way to cultivate compassion, gratitude, and empathy in children and to bring families together in meaningful ways. Whether you have a two-year-old or a teenager, you'll find everything your family needs to know to have a fulfill

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 1998

      Practical Guide to Quality Child Care

      by Schiller, Pam

      Easy, fun science activities for young children, organized by theme. Children can experience the thrill of using science skills in everything they do. No special equipment is needed, just keen observation, curiosity, and simple, household materials.

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      March 1984

      Values Book

      Teaching Sixteen Basic Values to Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      Can you tap your feet to a beat? Read aloud? Sway from side to side? Twang a rubber band? If the answer is yes, you have all the skill necessary to teach music to children. Chapters include activities that teach the elements of music, such as rhythm, soun

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      October 2012

      Where is Thumbkin?

      500 Activities to Use with Songs You Already Know

      by Schiller, Pam

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      August 2010

      Wild West

      26 Songs and Over 300 Activities for Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      Children already love Between the Lions®, a television show for preschoolers that focuses on developing literacy skills. The main characters, cubs Lionel and Leona, their parents Theo and Cleo, and many others, teach young children about phonemic awarenes

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      April 2006

      And the Cow Jumped Over the Moon

      Over 650 Activities to Teach Toddlers Using Familiar Rhymes and Songs

      by Schiller, Pam

      30 Fun Ways to Learn with Blocks and Boxes is full of small group and individual activities that explore construction, collaborative play, and basic math concepts. From building basic models and mazes to constructing complex stairs and bridges, these acti

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      April 2006

      Bountiful Earth

      27 Songs and Over 250 Activities for Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      Actively engage children's imaginations with more than three hundred activities for young children organized into a variety of popular themes—from the alphabet to the weather. The result of a nationwide contest among teachers, the classroom-tested activit

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      April 2006

      Bugs, Bugs, Bugs

      20 Songs and Over 250 Activities for Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      If your family is like most, dinner time is one of the few chances you have to be together. Whether you want to have an inspiring discussion on values, hold a spirited debate on ethics, or simply enjoy a rollicking, funny family conversation, Around the F

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 1997

      Count on Math

      Activities for Small Hands and Lively Minds

      by Schiller, Pam

      From “Down by the Bay” to “I Love the Mountains,” children will sing, dance, and learn with these songs about the wonderful world we live in. The CD is accompanied by a book with over 250 activities that teach children about the weather, the environment,

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      May 2001

      Creating Readers

      Over 1000 Activities, Games, Fingerplays, Songs, Tongue Twisters, Poems, and Stories

      by Schiller, Pam

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      April 2006

      Critters and Company

      27 Songs and Over 250 Activities for Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      This book is designed to help busy teachers meet the challenge of creating an effective learning environment for very young children. It includes ideas for planning, using, and evaluating learning spaces that will captivate infants and toddlers and encour

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      September 2004

      Do You Know the Muffin Man?

      Literacy Activities Using Favorite Rhymes and Songs

      by Schiller, Pam

      Learn the basic building blocks of reading with Creating Readers, an incredibly comprehensive resource that develops a strong foundation for pre-readers. This book gives teachers and parents the tools to teach beginning reading skills and phonemic awarene

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material
      April 2006

      Fabulous Food

      25 Songs and Over 250 Activities for Young Children

      by Schiller, Pam

      From scripts to PowerPoint presentations to agendas to handouts, The Essential Literacy Workshop Book provides trainers with everything they need to train teachers in the art of bringing the components of literacy to the young children in their classrooms

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