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A teaching moment is a defining and spontaneous educational opportunity when learning can be maximized.  The term originated in the early 1950s as an unexpected ideal opportunity between a teacher and a child as a “light bulb” learning moment.

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New, November 2014!  Common Core Aligned Curriculum (Grades 4 and up)

Thomas Nast Educator’s Guide by Grace Nall

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Featuring Author Lynda Pflueger’s E-book,

Thomas Nast:  Political Cartoonist

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E-book, Thomas Nast:  Political Cartoonist

by Lynda Pflueger

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Greek and Latin Roots in the Common Core Standards

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Greek and Latin Roots in the Common Core Standards

     Explore 300 Greek and Latin roots!  Wonderful resource for teachers, kids, and parents!  Author Edith Hope Fine’s GREEK AND LATIN FOR CRYPTOMANIACS! Workbook is now available.  Thanks, Edith, for including my “blurb” in the back cover.

     “Such a creative approach to supporting the Common Core State Standards!  Edith Hope Fine captures the essence of Greek and Latin roots in her workbook, engaging students to explore beyond her CRYPTOMANIA! book.”

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Cryptomania Book

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Visit Children’s Book Author Edith Hope Fine:

http://www.edithfine.com/

http://www.cryptokids.com/

Greek and Latin for Cryptomaniacs! Workbook:

http://www.amazon.com/Greek-Latin-Cryptomaniacs-Edith-Hope/dp/0985759712

 

Common Core Standards 

English Language Arts Standards:     Language, Grade 4

4b “Use common grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., telegraph, photograph, autograph).

Common Core Standards

English Language Arts Standards:  Language, Grade 8

8b “Use common grade-appropriate Greek or Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., precede, recede, secede).

 

For more information, visit http://www.corestandards.org/

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