WorldCat Identities

Schoonmaker, Frances 1941-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 9,089 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Blank verse  Juvenile works  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS1541, 811.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frances Schoonmaker
Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of poems by Emily Dickinson, who used words to paint vivid pictures
Carl Sandburg by Carl Sandburg( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of poems by the beloved American author who, as a young man, travelled across the Midwest as a hobo
Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of thirty-two popular poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, mostly from "A Child's Garden of Verses." Includes an introduction about the poet's life and work
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Edward L Hirsh( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated selection of twenty-seven complete or excerpted poems by the renowned nineteenth-century New England poet. Also includes information about his life
Edna St. Vincent Millay by Edna St. Vincent Millay( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of thirty-four poems from the Pulitzer Prize winner, including an introduction about her life and work
Living faithfully : the transformation of Washington School by Frances Schoonmaker( )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Growing up" teaching : from personal knowledge to professional practice by Frances Schoonmaker( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on personal knowledge and how it influences teacher development, this book follows one teacher, "Kay," from her years of teacher preparation through her time as a seasoned veteran. What emerges from this intense 10-year study is a more complete picture of teacher development that will help us to better prepare and support our pre- and inservice teachers. This book offers a holistic view of learning to teach that challenges traditional boundaries and provides insight into many important issues, such as the link between theory and practice, teacher retention, and how to get teachers to change timeworn pedagogical practices
Teacher renewal : professional issues, personal choices by Frances Schoonmaker( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 16 essays in this book assesss the problems inherent in the role of the teacher and offer perspectives on issues affecting life in the classroom. The three chapters in part one, "The Teacher and Teaching as a Vocation," are addressed to improving the teacher by attending to the inner needs of the individual. Teachers are seen as persons in search of meaning who choose to teach mostly for intrinsic, personal reasons. Part two, "The Teacher and Public Policy Issues," is comprised of three essays that demonstrate how the dilemmas of educational policy occur for teachers in terms of both theory and practice. The third part, "The Teacher and the Curriculum," considers teachers holistically, as human beings with overlapping realities, with social, cultural, and personal biographies. In the final part, "The Teacher and Personal Choice," four essays provide teachers with an opportunity to reflect and renew their commitment to teaching as a vocation. (Jd)
The Blackbirch treasury of American poetry( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic poems from six of America's greatest poets including Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Walt Whitman. Commentary is also provided to promote deeper understanding of works presented
Poetry for young people by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated selection of twenty-seven complete or excerpted poems by the renowned nineteenth-century New England poet. Also includes information about his life
Growing up caring by Frances Schoonmaker( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of poetry for young people( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume combines the poetry of Emily Dickinson, Longfellow, Poe, Carl Sandberg and Walt Whitman with specially commissioned illustrations, a biography of each poet, definitions of the harder vocabulary and a literary commentary. Classic poems to introduce young readers to poetry"--Amazon.com product description
Poetry for young people : Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of thirty-two popular poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, mostly from "A Child's Garden of Verses." Includes an introduction about the poet's life and work
Emily Dickinson : poetry for young people by Emily Dickinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to poetry for young people
Poetry for Young People Edna St. Vincent Millay by Frances Schoonmaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of thirty-four poems from the Pulitzer Prize winner, including an introduction about her life and work
Emily Dickinson by Frances Schoonmaker( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces young readers to poetry with over thirty well-known poems written by one of America's most renowned poets
Poetry for Young People: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated selection of twenty-seven complete or excerpted poems by the renowned ninteenth-century New England Poet. Also includes information about his life
The language of instructional supervision : an historical study of the writings of six leaders in instructional supervision, 1922-1982 by Frances Schoonmaker( )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Dickinson : Poetry For Young Children by Emily Dickinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection of poetry for children, focusing on delight in the hidden secrets of the everyday world
 
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Alternative Names
Bolin, Frances S.

Bolin, Frances S. 1941-

Bolin, Frances S. (Frances Schoonmaker), 1941-

Schoonmaker, Frances

Languages
English (65)

Covers
Carl SandburgRobert Louis StevensonHenry Wadsworth LongfellowEdna St. Vincent Millay"Growing up" teaching : from personal knowledge to professional practiceThe Blackbirch treasury of American poetryPoetry for young peopleA treasury of poetry for young people