By Michael E. Stone; Aryeh Amihay; Vered Hillel (editors)
In a suite of unique essays, this booklet deals new insights at the query of the misplaced e-book of Noah, in addition to reviews of Noah's determine in postbiblical literature. It makes a speciality of historic Jewish literature, together with the Septuagint, the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha, the lifeless Sea Scrolls, Philo, Josephus, and rabbinic literature, yet Christian resources, specifically Christian iconography, gnostic literature, and Syriac fabric, in addition to later assets resembling the Qur'an and Jewish medieval traditions, also are consulted. The individuals are Michael E. Stone, Vered Hillel, Aryeh Amihay, Michael Tuval, Daniel Machiela, Claire Pfann, Esther Eshel, Jeremy Penner, Rebecca Scharbach, Benjamin G. Wright III, Nadav Sharon and Moshe Tishel, Albert Geljon, Sergey Minov, Erica Martin, and Ruth Clements.
By Donald L. Bouchard
By Susan Ohanian
From the birthday of the guy who wore size-23 footwear to the discovery of the sandwich, this eclectic and quirky selection of activity-based occasion anniversaries (two in step with day, for each day of the yr, from January 1 via December thirty first) provides a mix of great and light-hearted oomph to math guideline. offers possibilities for gathering, organizing, and graphing info; when it comes to financial matters; brooding about components of dimension; and extra. perfect for integrating math with different components of the curriculum and touching on math to the genuine global.
By Harry Daniels; Anne Edwards
The editors of this crucial Reader know the precious and sundry merits of connecting the 2 fields of schooling and psychology, and feature conscientiously chosen contributions to mirror present tendencies within the topic and examples of the way wisdom has an effect on perform. This full of life and authoritative booklet beneficial properties sections on issues as various as:* overview * language* motivation* cognition and improvement* intelligence* reminiscence* exact academic needsPsychology and schooling have an entwined courting, yet person who is usually advanced and gentle. day by day pressures of lecture room existence may possibly usually lead to the negligence of the significance of kid improvement. it's as a result an important for college kids and practitioners to maintain abreast of modern academic alterations, which bring up new questions for academic psychology.With a particularly written creation from the editors, offering a much-needed context to the present schooling weather, scholars of academic psychology will locate this Reader an immense course map to additional analyzing and knowing.
By George K. Pattee
In collage debate, although no longer often in other places, the problems commonly are instantly by means of a chain of statements that exhibit how every one factor is to be replied. those statements represent what's referred to as the partition. whilst a partition is made, each one assertion turns into a chief element to be tested by means of evidence within the dialogue. the subsequent part of a student's argument comprises either the problems and the partition.
By Geoffrey M Horn
Readers of the twelve books in our soiled and unsafe Jobs will discover why such a lot of humans decide to paintings in occupations that positioned their lives at the line.
By Margery Masters
Younger scholars learn how to understand the numerous makes use of of numbers as they have interaction in quantity video games and fun-to-solve puzzles. beginning with counting, they strengthen to mathematics, fractions, decimals, and the various methods of measuring. lecturers in grades three and four will relish the hot Painless Junior sequence of lecture room helpers. Designed to resemble titles in Barron's Painless Series-- that are utilized in center college and highschool classrooms--the Painless Junior books characteristic greater web page sizes, fun illustrations, video games, puzzles, and an method of their topics that displays 3rd- and fourth-grade curricula. Their goal is to inject a component of delight into matters that many more youthful scholars locate both dull or mystifying. children' knowing will enhance as they've got enjoyable studying.
By J. Patrick Greene
Suggestions for additional learn, examples of remarkable monastic websites to go to, a word list of phrases, a complete bibliography and an index also are included.
By Lynn M. Stone
By Barbara Brenner
I like the financial institution highway Museum ebook sequence. This one is ready Dinosaurs and the e-book is in a museum journey layout. all of the financial institution St. Museum books have this structure. Even the book's desk of contents is laid out like a map of the museum. each one financial institution St. Museum ebook has a pull out poster of 1 of the pages within the booklet. i feel the idea that of getting a museum in bookform is cool. similar to "Grover & The every thing within the complete vast international Museum" storybook yet this is often extra for older readers and specializes in Dinosaurs. This booklet talks approximately dinosaurs, their conduct, how they reared their younger. different books within the sequence contain Planetarium, Oceanarium, & Floratorium. every one is ready a distinct technology primary.