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What your third grader needs to know : fundamentals of a good third-grade education / edited by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.

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  • 9 of 11 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Seymour Public Library.

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Seymour Public Library 372.241 HIRSCH (Text to phone) 34043148349905 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553394665 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0553394665 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: xxxv, 489 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Revised and updated
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam, 2015.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Language and literature. Literature - poetry - stories - mythology ; Learning about literature - biography - familiar sayings and phrases; Learning about language -- History and Geography. World history and geography - look at the legend - great rivers of the world - Ancient Rome - The Vikings ; American History and Geography - Crossing the land bridge - The Inuits - The Mound Builders - Cliff dwellers : the Anasazi - The Pueblo people - The Apaches and the Navajoes - Eastern Woodland Peoples - A day with Little Thunder - Early Explorers in North America - English colonies in North America ; Visual Arts -- Music. Elements of Musics - Composers and their music - Some songs for Third Graders -- Mathematics - multiplication - Division - Numbers ; Working with numbers - addition and subtraction - Sums and differences of four-digit numbers - time, money, and graphs - geometry - measurement - multiplication - division - Roman Numerals - fractions -- Science. Classifying animals - Vertebrates and invertebrates ; The Human body - the skeletal and muscular systems - the human body : the brain and nervous system ; Light and vision ; Sound and hearing ; Astronomy - Our solar system - Constellations - Space shuttle - Nicolaus Copernicus - WOmen on the final frontier ; Ecology. Living things depend on one another - Pollution - John Muir.
Summary, etc.:
"A revised and updated edition of the bestselling definitive Core Knowledge guide for parents and teachers of third grade-age children, featuring all new full-color photographs and illustrations and revised material"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Third grade (Education) > Curricula > United States.
Curriculum planning > United States.

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