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JUVENILE & YOUNG PEOPLE NONFICTION

 

 

YP    526    B815ho

Bramwell, Martyn.  HOW MAPS ARE MADE.  Describes the history of mapmaking and provides instructions for making maps. c1998.

 

YP    526    B815ma

Bramwell, Martyn.  MAPPING OUR WORLD.  Uses various kinds of maps along with text to describe many aspects of the earth including its history and changing conditions. c1998.

 

J    551.42    A881

ATLAS OF ISLANDS: A FIRST DISCOVERY BOOK.  A young reader's first look at islands: how they are born, where they are found, who and what lives on them, and the many varieties which exist. C1999.

 

J    910    A237g

Adler, Peggy.  GEOGRAPHY PUZZLES.  Different kinds of puzzles test one's knowledge of the earth's people and places.c1979.

 

J    910    D621ge

Dixon, Dougal.  GEOGRAPHY.  Discusses Earth's land and oceans, atmosphere, seasons, weather, and man's effect upon the landscape.c1984.

 

J    912    R667ma

Robson, Pam.  MAPS AND PLANS.  Explores the world of maps through interactive projects, model making, and fun games.  c2001.

 

J    917.04    M186di

Maestro, Betsy.  THE DISCOVERY OF THE AMERICAS.  Discusses both hypothetical and historical voyages of discovery to America by the Phoenicians, Saint Brendan of Ireland, the Vikings, and such later European navigators as Columbus, Cabot, and Magellan.c1990.

 

YP    917.3    M127ev

McClintock, Jack.  EVERYTHING IS SOMEWHERE IN THE U.S.A. c1994.

 

Y    92    G184go

Goodman, Joan E.  A LONG AND UNCERTAIN JOURNEY: THE 27,000 MILE VOYAGE OF VASCO DA GAMA.  c2001.

 

 

 


PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES

 

P.R.    372.35   G736wo

Graf, Mike.  THE WORLD'S BEST PLACES: CLASSROOM EXPLORATIONS IN GEOGRAPHY & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE.  c2000.

 

P.R.    372.83    B924ha

Buckley, Susan.  HANDS-ON GEOGRAPHY.  "Reproducibles and activities to develop early geography skills" Grades K-3. c1993.

 

P.R.    372.83  M116li

McCarthy, Tara.  LITERATURE-BASED GEOGRAPHY ACTIVITIES: AN INTEGRATED APPROACH. Grades K-3.c1992.

 

P.R.    372.89    A812ga

Asch, Jan.  GAMES FOR GLOBAL AWARENESS.  "A Good Apple social studies activity book for grades 2-5".c1994.

 

P.R.    372.891    A864fi

Aten, Jerry.  50 NIFTY STATES.  Research-Based Mini Units to Encourage Students to Learn More About Their Country.c1990.

 

P.R.    372.891    C313wo

Carratello, John.  WORLD GEOGRAPHY. This is a research-oriented activity book that may be used to reinforce and augment lessons about world geography presented in your regular classroom text. It begins with an introduction to the continents, countries and their locations. Each continent is then explored politically and physically using various activities. 1993. Intended for grades 3-6.c1993.

 

P.R.    372.891    D578te

Dill, Bonnie. TEACHING THE FIVE THEMES OF GEOGRAPHY. "A teacher resource book for middle and upper grades." This book provides teachers many ideas, within a structured approach, of how to teach geography. It focuses on the five themes of geography-location, place, human-environment interaction, movement, and regions." c1994.

 

P.R.    372.891    F529ge

Fischer, Max W.  GEOGRAPHY SIMULATIONS. Section I: Map skills physical and political features; Section II: Humanity and the environment: Section III: Regional interaction. c1995.

 

P.R.    372.891    H266ge

Hardt, William C. GEOGRAPHY IN THE NEWSPAPER: CREATING A LIFETIME OF GEOGRAPHIC EDUCATION THROUGH A LIFETIME OF NEWSPAPER READING. c1992.

 

P.R.     372.891    J61pi

Jinkins, Barbara.  PINEAPPLES, PENGUINS, & PAGODAS: TRAVELING AROUND THE WORLD THROUGH LITERATURE, RESEARCH, & THINKING SKILLS. Contains activities designed to teach students about the seven continents of the world using literature and history. c1993.

 

P.R.    372.891    M731co

Molyneux, Lynn.  COOPERATIVE LEARNING, GEOGRAPHY & SUCCESS.  Step-by-step activities. A sourcebook that comes complete with progressive ideas, information, activities, bibliographies and reproducibles. c1994.

 

P.R.    372.891   S617g

Singleton, Laurel R.  G IS FOR GEOGRAPHY: CHILDREN'S LITERATURE AND THE FIVE THEMES. Themes are location, place, relationships within places, movement,  and regions. c1993.

 

P.R.    372.891    S677ma

Sobel, David.  MAPMAKING WITH CHILDREN: SENSE-OF-PLACE EDUCATION FOR THE ELEMENTARY YEARS. c1998.

 

P.R.    372.891    S838le

Sterling, Mary Ellen.  LEARNING THROUGH LITERATURE: GEOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE.

Provides specific strategies and activities for integrating the intermediate geography curriculum with related children's literature selections.c1995.

 

P.R.    526.8    T558es

Tidd, Charles.  ESSENTIAL MAP SKILLS. c1980.

 

P.R.    909    T875wo    v.1, v.2

Tryda, Karen Martin.  WORLD HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY. Upper elementary and middle school students. Book 1. The East  Book 2. The West. c1991.

 

P.R.    910.02    L797th

Lobeck, A. K.  THINGS MAPS DON'T TELL US: AN ADVENTURE INTO MAP INTERPRETATION. c1993.

 

P.R.    910.7    A791wo

Artis, Nancy F.  WORLD CULTURES AND GEOGRAPHY. GRADE 7.  c1997.

 

P.R.     910.7    A864ge

Aten, Jerry. GEOGRAPHY...USA : EXPLORING THE FIVE THEMES. "A teacher resource book for middle and upper grades. The five themes are location, place, movement, regions, and interaction." c1995.

 

P.R.    910.7    G559co

Glicksman, Jane. COOL GEOGRAPHY: MILES OF MAPS, WILD ADVENTURES, FUN ACTIVITIES, FACTS FROM AROUND THE WORLD, AND MORE! Goes around the world, describing its maps, hemispheres, continents, countries, and people. c1998.

 

P.R.     910.7    L948ne

Lueckenhoff, Mark.  NEIGHBORS OF THE U.S.A. Geography activity book, people, places, products, multicultural focus, cross-discipline studies. Grades 4-8+ c1993.

 

P.R.    910.7    M145gl

McGee,Brenda Holt.  GLOBAL GEOGRAPHY: RESEARCH ACTIVITIES FOR ALL SEASONS.  A Good Apple social studies activity book for grades 3-7. c1994.

 

P.R.    910.7    P213te

Papadonis, Jack. TEACHING GEOGRAPHY THROUGH LITERATURE.  Includes: The Empty Pot, The Cay,Julie of the Wolves, Maroo of the Winter Caves, Sarah, Plain and Tall, and The Captive.  c1999.

 

P.R.    910.7    S531us

Sharma, Martha B. USING INTERNET PRIMARY SOURCES TO TEACH CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS IN GEOGRAPHY.  Provides ideas and resources that will help school librarians and teachers understand the discipline of geography and locate and use Internet sites that are useful in helping students develop critical thinking skills in the context of geography. c2000.

 

P.R.    910.7    S587re

Silver, James F. READY-TO-USE WORLD GEOGRAPHY ACTIVITIES FOR GRADES 5 -12. A complete series of ready-to-use lessons and worksheets for building basic location skills and knowledge of the continents and countries of the world. c1992.

 

P.R.    910.7    W153o

Walch, J. Weston.  100 QUICKIES FOR GEOGRAPHY CLASSES. c1972.

 

P.R.    910.71    C533di

Chicola, Nancy A.  DISCOVERING WORLD GEOGRAPHY WITH BOOKS KIDS LOVE.  c1999

 

P.R.    910.71    G345

Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)  GEOGRAPHY FOR LIFE: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHY STANDARDS 1994. c1994.

 

P.R.    910.712    K14tc

Knight, Cheryl S.  THE FIVE THEMES OF GEOGRAPHY: GEOGRAPHY ACROSS THE CURRICULUM : A TEACHER'S ACTIVITY GUIDE. (grades K-5).  c1994.

 

P.R.    910.76    D262do

Davis, Kenneth C. DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT GEOGRAPHY: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE WORLD BUT NEVER LEARNED. c1992.

 

P.R.    912    B196wh

Balsley, Irol Whitmore.  WHERE ON EARTH?: USING THE ATLAS TO IMPROVE MAP READING SKILLS. "A Good Apple activity book for grades 4-8."c1986.

 

P.R.    912    G878go

Grossmann, Dan A.  THE GOOD APPLE OUTLINE MAP BOOK OF THE WORLD: MAPS OF THE HEMISPHERES, CONTINENTS, COUNTRIES AND MORE.  "A Good Apple teacher resource book for Grades k-6."c1993.

 

P.R.    912    K33ge

Kenda, Margaret.  GEOGRAPHY WIZARDRY FOR KIDS.  Introduces the world of maps and mapmaking. Over 150 fun projects, maps games, crafts and experiments for Junior explorers. c1997.

 

P.R.    912    M297

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.  THE MAP BOOK: OUTLINE MAPS AND FACT SHEETS FOR STATES, REGIONS, AND COUNTRIES. c1985.

 

P.R.    912    M297    Bk.1

Billings, Henry F., editor. MAPS, GLOBES, GRAPHS. BOOK 1, STATES AND REGIONS: AN INTERACTIVE  PROGRAM FOR ADULTS. c1989.

 

P.R.    912    R952ex

Rushdoony, Haig A.  EXPLORING OUR WORLD WITH MAPS: MAP AND SKILLS FOR GRADES 1-6.

 

P.R.    912     R953la

Rushdoony, Haig A.  THE LANGUAGE OF MAPS.  Grades 4-8.c1983.

 

P.R.   912    T558ma

Tidd, Louise Vitellaro.  MAP SKILLS READINESS: THE ADVENTURES OF SHIM AND SHAM. c1980.

 

P.R.    917.3    B949am

Burda, Margaret. AMAZING STATES. Activities to enhance student interest in learning about our states.  c1984.

 

P.R.    973    A864ch

Aten, Jerry.  CHALLENGE ACROSS AMERICA.  "A Good Apple social studies board game for grades 4-8+"  Good Apple, c1990.

 

 

 


MEDIA

 

Aid    372.89    A258

WORLD TRACKER CARDS AFRICA. c1994.

 

Aid   372.89    A832

WORLD TRACKER CARDS - ASIA, AUSTRALIA. c1994.

 

Aid   372.89    E89

WORLD TRACKER CARDS EUROPE. c1994.

 

Aid    372.89    W527

WORLD TRACKER CARDS - WESTERN  HEMISPHERE. c1994.

 

AID    910.7    J57ph

JERVIS, PAM.  PHYSICAL FEATURES.  c1994.

 

AID    912    R445

WORLD MAP [map] c1993.

 

AID    912.4    W522eu

Westab Inc.  EUROPE. 1 plastic relief map. .[1970?]

 

Aid    912.44    M297fr

Teacher's Discovery. France [map] [19??]

 

Aid    912.5    W522a

Westlab, Inc. ASIA.1 plastic relief map.[1970?]

 

Aid    912.6    W522af

Westlab, Inc.  AFRICA.1 plastic relief map.[1970?]

 

Aid    912.7    W522no

Westlab, Inc.  NORTH AMERICA. 1 plastic relief map.[1970?]

 

Aid    912.8    W522so

Westlab, Inc.  SOUTH AMERICA. 1 plastic relief map.[1970?]

 

Aid    912.94    W522aw

Westlab, Inc.  AUSTRALIA. 1 plastic relief map.[1970?]

 

Aid    915    R543ma    pt.1

Riddle  MAP READING ASIA  Part One Grades 4-5-6. .[1970?]

 

Aid    915    R543ma   pt.2

Riddle  MAP READING ASIA  Part Two Grades 4-5-6. .[1970?]

 

Aid    917.3    M662u

Milton Bradley.  UNITED STATES FLASH CARDS. [flash card.] Uses flash cards to teach geography of the United States.c1963, 1978.

 

Aid    917.3    S797

Trend Enterprises.  STATES AND CAPITALS. [flash card] Maps on one side, facts and "quizzers" on the other make for a variety of fun ways that cards can be used.

 

Gam    910    N174

Educational Insights.  NAME THAT COUNTRY GEOGRAPHY GAME: GEOGRAPHY GAME. [game] c1992.

 

Gam    973    K73ya

Cadaco, Ind. KNOW YOUR AMERICA: THE FUN WAY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE U.S.A. [game] c 1992.

 

Tape 918 D611

National Geographic Society. DISCOVERING MAPS. [sound recording] c1987.

 

VCR    913.8    E83                             

ETERNAL GREECE.c1988

 

VCR    914.1    B331                           

BATH, A PORTRAIT VIDEO. c1985

 

VCR    914.1    B998of                        

BYWAYS OF BRITAIN. c1986

 

VCR    914.1    E58                             

ENGLAND. c1986

 

VCR    914.1    K52ar                         

KING ARTHUR AND HIS COUNTRY. c198?

 

VCR    914.1    T738of                        

TOWER OF LONDON. c1987

 

VCR    914.11    S422                         

SCOTLAND, LAND OF CONTRASTS. c1988

 

VCR    914.11    S42t                          

SCOTLAND. c1988

 

VCR    914.2    D611en                       

DISCOVERING ENGLAND. c1989

 

VCR    914.21    L847                         

LONDON AND SURROUNDING DAY TRIPS.c1987

 

VCR    914.21    L847fl                       

LONDON: FLOWER OF CITIES ALL. c1987.

 

VCR    914.21    N971                        

NUMBER 10 DOWNING STREET. c1986

 

VCR    914.29    W172                       

WALES: A HERITAGE OF A NATION. c1987

 

VCR    914.3    M966                          

MUNICH & BAVARIA. c1987

 

VCR    914.3    R759                           

THE ROMANTIC ROAD. c1987

 

VCR    914.35    1199                         

HAMBURG. c198?

 

VCR    914.38    P762ol                      

POLAND: A PROUD HERITAGE.c1989

 

VCR    914.4    F815                           

FRANCE.c1987.

 

VCR    914.4    P232                           

PARIS:.c1988

 

VCR    914.5    T784of                        

TREASURES OF ITALY. c1987

 

VCR    914.6    S733                           

SPAIN. c1986

 

VCR    914.6    S733ev                       

SPAIN: EVERYTHING UNDER THE SUN. c1988

 

VCR    914.7    K92re                         

THE KREMLIN. c1963

 

VCR    914.7    R969                           

A RUSSIAN JOURNEY. c1987

 

VCR    914.731    M894st                        

MOSKAU, STREIFLICHTER. c198?

 

VCR    914.897    F511fr              

FINLAND, FRESH AND ORIGINAL. c1990

 

VCR    914.912    I15ri                 

ICELAND RIVER CHALLENGE. c1984

 

VCR    914.92    N469et                     

THE NETHERLANDS. c1985

 

VCR    914.94    T448                         

THIS IS SWITZERLAND. c1988

 

VCR    914.124    T135ex                        

TAIWAN: EXOTIC BLOSSOM OF THE ORIENT. c1987

 

VCR    915.19    T727ko                     

TOURING KOREA. c1988

 

VCR    915.4    I39                              

INDIA, LAND OF SPIRIT. c1988

 

VCR    915.9    O69co                        

ORIENTAL CONTRASTS. c1987

 

VCR    915.9    O69jo                         

AN ORIENTAL JOURNEY. c1987

 

VCR    916.2    E32                             

EGYPT. c1988

 

VCR    916.76    K37en                       

KENYA SAFARI. c1989

 

VCR    917.1    C212                         

CANADIAN ROCKIES. c1986

 

VCR    917.1    E13                             

EASTERN CANADA. c1989

 

VCR    917.1    W517ca                      

WESTERN CANADA. c1988

 

VCR    917.11   V223                         

VANCOUVER: THE WORLD IN A CITY. c1986

 

VCR    917.1339    C437               

THE CHALLENGE OF NIAGARA FALLS. c1985

 

VCR    917.16    N935                        

NOVA SCOTIA. c1988

 

VCR    917.2    M611                          

MEXICAN BEACH RESORTS. c1986

 

VCR    917.2    T727                           

TOURING MEXICO. c1989

 

VCR    917.2    W567                         

KIDS EXPLORE MEXICO. c1990

 

VCR    917.26    C215                        

CANCUN. c1988

 

VCR    917.292    J32                          

JAMAICA: LAND OF WOOD AND WATER. c1989

 

VCR    917.295    D611               

DISCOVERING PUERTO RICO AND THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS. c1989

VCR    917.296    B151ah                        

JEWELS OF THE OCEAN. c1987

 

VCR    917.297    S136                

ST. CROIX. c1989

 

VCR    917.4461    B747                

BOSTON. c1986

 

VCR    917.471    N532               

NEW YORK. c986

 

VCR    917.471    N532y             

NEW YORK: CITY OF CITIES. c1988

 

VCR    917.53 83    W317                  

WASHINGTON, D.C. c1987

 

VCR    917.59    F636                         

FLORIDA. c1988

 

VCR    917.87    G751                        

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK. c1988

 

VCR    917.87    Y43                          

YELLOW STONE NATIONAL PARK. c1988

 

VCR     917.946    S195                

SAN FRANCISCO. c1985

 

VCR    917.9494    L724                

LIGHTS, CAMERA, LOS ANGELES. c989

 

VCR    918.1    B827                           

BRAZIL: HEART OF SOUTH AMERICA. c1988

 

VCR    918.1    R585                           

RIO DE JANERO. c1988

 

VCR    919.3    N532z                         

NEW ZEALAND.c1987

 

VCR    919.69    H389                        

HAWAII. c1986

 

 


REFERENCE

 

REF   9 10    D626    1996

DK GEOGRAPHY OF THE WORLD. Maps and text describe countries around the world and the lifestyles of the inhabitants. c1996..

 

REF    910    L263

Grolier, c1993. LANDS AND PEOPLES. v. 1. Africa -- v. 2. Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Oceania -- v. 3-4. Europe -- v. 5. North America -- v. 6. Central and South America, Facts and figures, Selected readings, Index.

 

REF    910.3    W385

Merriam-Webster, c1984.  WEBSTER'S NEW GEOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. A quick reference of essential geographical information.

 

REF   910.7    H645ge

Hill, A. David.  GEOGRAPHY : A RESOURCE BOOK FOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS. c1989.

 

REF    912    B792my

Boyle, Bill  MY FIRST ATLAS.  Dorling Kindersley, 1994.

 

REF   912    D727

THE DOUBLEDAY CHILDREN'S ATLAS.  Introduces the people, places, countries, and continents of the world through relief maps, facts, figures, and over 100 color photographs. C1987.

 

REF    912    E97

Dorling Kindersley, Inc. THE EYEWITNESS ATLAS OF THE WORLD. c1994.

REF    912    F142ou

Facts on File.  OUTLINE MAPS ON FILE. c1997.

 

REF    912    N277

National Geographic Society (U.S.)  NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PICTURE ATLAS OF OUR WORLD.  Maps and text provide information on the geography, industries, and other vital facts of the countries of the world. c1993.

 

REF    912    N998wo

Nystrom (Firm)  The Nystrom world atlas.c2000 ed., c1999.

 

REF    912    S425

George Philip & Son.  SCOTT, FORESMAN WORLD ATLAS. c1988.

 

REF    912    S933

DK Publishing, Inc.  STUDENT ATLAS. c1998.

 

REF  912.746  S551co  1997

Sherer, Thomas E.  THE CONNECTICUT ATLAS.c1992. 

 

 


Textbooks

 

C1 AMS Amsco   F499gl

Finkelstein, Milton.  GLOBAL GEOGRAPHY.  c1986

 

C1   Follett   Fol   Q6e

Gross, Herbert Henry.  EXPLORING OUR WORLD. c1980

 

C1   Glencoe    GLE   B671gl   1989   TE

Swanson, James L.  WORLD GEOGRAPHY 1989

 

C1 HRW W927 1997

Sager, Robert D.  WORLD GEOGRAPHY  TODAY.  Study and teaching (Secondary).c1997.

 

 

 

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