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Around the World in Eighty Days
Jules Verne, Brian W. Aldiss, Michael Glencross
Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
Karen Foxlee
OPEN
David Price
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
Sam Kean
Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills
Nancy Frey
Engaging the Eye Generation: Visual Literacy Strategies for the K-5 Classroom
Johanna Riddle
Visual Literacy: Learn to See, See to Learn
Lynell Burmark

Four Freckled Frogs: A Book about Consonants (Adventures in Literacy)

Four Freckled Frogs: A Book about Consonants - Ruth Thomson Each page focuses on a single sound combination (such as st, tr, nk, etc.). The sound is shown with: a sentence at the top of the page uses several words with the sound combination; a large central picture includes images of things that include the sound; the large picture is surrounded by smaller individual pictures of those items; and 2 questions at the bottom of the page ask questions about the pictures (answers are words that include the sound). Illustrations are bright and colorful, depicting wild adventures. Color is used to highlight the sound combinations within the text. Additional resources: parent/teacher note, games to reinforce lessons, word list.