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Perry, Phyllis J. 1933-

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Works: 102 works in 227 publications in 2 languages and 19,544 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Bibliography  Detective and mystery fiction  Picture books  Activity books  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Abstracts 
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Most widely held works about Phyllis J Perry
 
Most widely held works by Phyllis J Perry
Exploring the world of sports : linking fiction to nonfiction by Phyllis J Perry( )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Use the popular subject of sports to motivate students to read--extend learning across the curriculum! Perry combines annotated lists of reading material on this subject with suggestions for discussion starters, multidisciplinary activities, and topics for further research. Material is arranged in four sections--baseball; basketball; football; and soccer, swimming, and track. In each Perry describes subject-specific fiction and nonfiction materials and "bridge books" that combine elements of both and help students make the transition from fiction to expository text
Rainy, windy, snowy, sunny days : linking fiction to nonfiction by Phyllis J Perry( )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on weather-related topics, this book shows how to use fiction to capture students interest then introduce them to nonfiction titles on the same topic and motivate students to further their learning
Guide to math materials : resources to support the NCTM standards by Phyllis J Perry( )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the thirteen curriculum standards for teaching mathematics to children in kindergarten through fourth grade established since 1986 by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, and provides suggested resources for complementary teaching materials such as books, videos, games, kits, and computer programs
The world's regions and weather : linking fiction to nonfiction by Phyllis J Perry( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themes: snow, hail, ice, rains, hurricanes, etc
Exploring our country's history : linking fiction to nonfiction by Phyllis J Perry( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Use quality historical fiction about the United States to build interest, illuminate specific eras, and lead students to related nonfiction books. Integrated units of study are organized in sections that cover centuries from the 1600s to the 1900s. Book summaries (for fiction and nonfiction titles), discussion starters, multidisciplinary activity suggestions, and topics for further investigation are included in this resource. The projects help develop skills in research, oral and written language, science, math, geography, and the arts. Grades K-5"--Jacket
Teaching fantasy novels : from the Hobbit to Harry Potter and the goblet of fire by Phyllis J Perry( )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This guide contains practical ideas that enable the teacher or librarian to incorporate acclaimed fantasy literature in the elementary and middle school curriculum, and also serves as a reference guide to parents seeking outstanding examples of fiction for students. Each fantasy novel is accompanied by a plot summary and list of major characters, a comprehension check, a vocabulary exercise, discussion questions, reference topics, and suggested multidisciplinary extension activities."--Jacket
Exploring the world of animals : linking fiction to nonfiction by Phyllis J Perry( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridges to the world of water : grades 5-9 by Phyllis J Perry( )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffalo by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of buffalo"--Provided by publisher
Pandas' earthquake escape by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional story based on a real-life event, Pandas' earthquake escape describes the adventures of a mother panda, LiLing, and her one-year old cub, Tengfei, as they escape a panda reserve following an earthquake. Can be used to teach children about earthquakes, animal survival, and a mother's instinct to protect her child. Includes "For Creative Minds" section
Science fair success with plants by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details twenty-five experiments demonstrating the structure, environmental needs, and life processes of plants
Animals that hibernate by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes where different animals hibernate, what happens to their bodies, and how this behavior helps animals adapt to changing seasons
The snow cats by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior patterns of cats that live in cold, snowy environments, including snow leopards, Siberian tigers, and cougars
Crafty canines : coyotes, foxes, and wolves by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of some species of wild dogs: coyotes, foxes, and wolves
Freshwater giants : hippopotamus, river dolphins, and manatees by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of three of the world's largest freshwater mammals: the hippopotamus, manatee, and river dolphin, and discusses some of the factors that threaten their survival
Bats : the amazing upside-downers by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the evolution, physiology, conservation, habits, and habitats of the only mammals that fly
Ace your ecology and environmental science project : great science fair ideas by Robert Gardner( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents several science projects and science fair ideas dealing with ecology and environmental studies"--Provided by publisher
Ballooning by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of ballooning from its origins in eighteenth-century France to today
The secret of the silver key by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fribble's birthday present from his grandparents is a letter containing a secret key. Curious as ever, Fribble discovers what the key unlocks, only to find another mystery. Where will it lead him? Only the library can help him solve his case
Getting started in science fairs : from planning to judging by Phyllis J Perry( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents ideas for choosing, designing, and completing an investigative science fair project
 
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Rainy, windy, snowy, sunny days : linking fiction to nonfictionGuide to math materials : resources to support the NCTM standardsThe world's regions and weather : linking fiction to nonfictionExploring our country's history : linking fiction to nonfictionTeaching fantasy novels : from the Hobbit to Harry Potter and the goblet of fireExploring the world of animals : linking fiction to nonfictionBridges to the world of water : grades 5-9Buffalo
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Perry, Phyllis.

Perry, Phyllis 1933-

Perry, Phyllis J.

Perry, Phyllis J. 1933-

Perry, Phyllis Jean

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