If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

By Laura Joffe Numeroff

Celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the award-winning If You supply a Mouse a Cookie, the most liked children’s books of all time, from the number 1 New York instances bestselling group Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond

If a hungry little mouse indicates up in your doorstep, you'll want to provide him a cookie. And in case you supply him a cookie, he will ask for a pitcher of milk. he will are looking to glance in a reflect to ensure he does not have a milk mustache, after which he will ask for a couple of scissors to provide himself a trim....

This publication is a brilliant first creation to Mouse, the superstar of the when you Give... sequence and a perennial favourite between little ones. With its spare, rhythmic textual content and round story, If You supply a Mouse a Cookie is ideal for starting readers and tale time!

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Juliette Low, Girl Scout Founder by Helen Boyd Higgins

By Helen Boyd Higgins

Over million woman Scouts around the globe owe their club to its founder, Juliette Low—a lady who, as a lady becoming up within the post–Civil battle South, refused to simply accept that ladies couldn’t do every little thing boys may perhaps. even if angrily protecting her pal opposed to name callings of schoolmates or rescuing a kitten from the top branches of a tree, Low possessed the spirit and power of personality that will lead her in maturity to behave as a world-famous suggest for women. kids will event Low’s pleasure on the reward of her personal horse, think her pleasure at attending her first dance, and percentage her frustration with being thrust in to the position of a well-behaved 19th-century younger girl who might really were driving, developing sculptures, or mountain climbing.

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Goddesses #1: Heaven Sent by Clea Hantman

By Clea Hantman

Three goddesses, banished to earth through their dad, Zeus (yeah, that Zeus)...

Era, on mortal boys:

"Look at him. Even the gods again domestic will not be that cute."

Polly, on Nova excessive gossip:

"I'm easily now not within the temper to chatter on approximately foolish spiteful girlsor lovely Johnny Jims or sauerkraut breath."

Thalia, on earth:

"I suggest, we do not be aware of what earth is like. perhaps it is all leprechaunsand roses. perhaps it really is an event each day. might be it is space-age."

Polly, period, and Thalia are caught in the world, and to come again to Olympus, they have to turn out they have discovered their lesson. And they have to get via highschool meanwhile. which might be challenging adequate with out the horribly evil Furies threatening to smash their probabilities of ever seeing domestic again....

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Barbie: A Fairy Secret by Christy Webster

By Christy Webster

In Barbie's most modern direct-to-DVD motion picture, Barbie discovers that there are fairies residing throughout us! but if Ken will get abducted by way of an evil fairy, Barbie and her pals needs to trip to the enchanted fairy global and store him. Barbie(TM): A Fairy Secret offers to be Barbie's so much profitable motion picture ever! ladies will love this intriguing new Step 2 reader in keeping with Barbie's most recent liberate.

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eleMENtary school: by Scott Richardson

By Scott Richardson

Scott Richardson offers us a finely specific experiential account of the way gender and instructing are woven jointly in public faculties. via his personal thoughts and the narrativized studies of his examine topics, Richardson demonstrates either the institutional advantages linked to being male and the fragility of masculinity. club within the "Boys' membership" of hypermasculinity calls for consistent checking, surveillance, and offerings that healthy in the slim diversity of dominant masculinity (so good exact via R. W. Connell). Richardson's causal variety parallels the convenience with which males in management and instructing positions articulate their allegiance to gender norms and each other, and in influence, set critique of such gender norms above remark: it truly is simply the way in which issues are performed.
     - Cris Mayo, affiliate Professor of schooling coverage, association and management & Gender and Women's stories, collage of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; school Director of the Odyssey undertaking; writer of Disputing the topic of intercourse: Sexuality and Public tuition Controversies.

Scott Richardson has written a provocative paintings that lifts the veil and explores a mystery house hiding in undeniable sight in each college in the US. The taboo is gender, and for academics who frequently believe sure and gagged, unseen and unheard, Richardson's efforts provide a life-altering event that may switch the way in which we comprehend study rooms. eleMENtary college: (Hyper)Masculinity in a Feminized Context is either forbidden fruit and a small masterpiece.
     - William Ayers, wonderful Professor of schooling and Senior college student, college of Illinois at Chicago (retired); founding father of the heart for early life and Society; writer of To educate: the adventure of a Teacher, and co-author-editor of The guide of Social Justice in Education with T. Quinn & D. Stovall.

eleMENtary university tells the real and untold tale of lecturers' enactments of normative masculinity. via shiny and compelling money owed of male lecturers like Dru, Alex and Owen we find out about how modern definitions of masculinity hinder lecturers from pleasurable their power as educators, as colleagues and as function types. purely by means of examining conscientiously a documented research like those will we start to severely study the best way we will be able to inspire male lecturers to advance what Scott Richardson calls an "ethic of care," that helps gender equality, instead of permitting them to proceed to interact in destructive practices of normative masculinity.
     - CJ Pascoe, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Colorado collage; writer of Dude you are a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in highschool and Anas, Mias and Wannas: identification and neighborhood in a Pro-ana way of life.

Scott Richardson's eleMENtary college: (Hyper)Masculinity in a Feminized Context is a outstanding cutting edge contribution to instructor lore, narrative inquiry, and gender stories. Readers can't event this ebook with no thinking about, wondering, rethinking, and reconstructing their point of view on schooling and its socio-sexual and political milieu. without doubt, that's some of the most laudable outcomes of a scholarly contribution in schooling. i beg educators in any respect degrees to enable this booklet have impression on their outlooks.
     - William H. Schubert, Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Curriculum & guide, collage of Illinois at Chicago; former Director the trainer Lore venture; co-author-editor of instructor Lore: studying from Our personal adventure with W. Ayers, and writer of affection, Justice and schooling. Scott Richardson is an Assistant Professor of academic Foundations, Women's reviews school member, and co-founder of the Sexuality & Gender Institute at Millersville collage.

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