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Haven, Kendall F.

Overview
Works: 62 works in 186 publications in 3 languages and 27,037 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Miscellanea  Personal narratives  Popular works  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: LB1042, 509
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kendall F Haven
100 most popular scientists for young adults : biographical sketches and professional paths by Kendall F Haven( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains biographical sketches of one hundred of the most prominent and interesting American scientists of the twentieth century
Crash course in storytelling by Kendall F Haven( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for librarians discusses a variety of techniques to engage young listeners and make stories interesting and exciting, including such topics as how to encourage audience participation and how to choose a story
Story proof : the science behind the startling power of story by Kendall F Haven( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kendall Haven's Story Proof collects and analyzes research that validates the importance of story, story reading, and storytelling to brain development and the education of children and adults [from back cover]
Super simple storytelling : a can-do guide for every classroom, every day by Kendall F Haven( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Enhance your communication skills and boost learning with simple, but powerful, storytelling techniques. Haven's breakthrough approach helps you build on your natural abilities to refine your communication in the classroom or the library - even at home. This book has everything you need to get started, including detailed directions and guides for more than 40 powerful storytelling exercises to use with your class."--Jacket
100 greatest science discoveries of all time by Kendall F Haven( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces one hundred discoveries that changed science, including information on who discovered it, how it was discovered, and what makes it one of the one hundred greatest scientific breakthroughs
Marvels of science : 50 fascinating 5-minute reads by Kendall F Haven( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Activities and discussion questions supplement the stories and focus student attention on the topic, perspective, and period of the story. They also correlate the stories with elements of the science curriculum. With lists of references for further reading and cross-indexing by year of occurrence and scientific discipline, this book is not only a lively collection of stories, it is also a practical tool for teaching science
Amazing American women : 40 fascinating 5-minute reads by Kendall F Haven( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haven tells the stories of the first American woman doctor, the first social worker, the first American woman to fly a plane, the first U.S. congresswoman, and 36 other women of note. His concise, action-packed stories will enlighten and inspire all
Stepping stones to science : true tales and awesome activities by Kendall F Haven( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces students to the excitement and drama of science with captivating stories and hands-on activities. Includes physical science, biological science and earth science. Teaches basic skills and procedures of science. Includes activities with reproducible worksheets
Great moments in science : experiments and readers theatre by Kendall F Haven( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your students can experience the thrill of discovery and learn important scientific principles with these readers theatre scripts and experiments. The 12 reproducible scripts re-create significant moments in the history of Western science. Each is linked to student experiments that imitate or parallel the experiments in the stories. Integrating science with history and a variety of subjects, the book covers topics in physics, astronomy, chemistry, biology, rocketry, genetics, and other major fields of science. Tips for using readers theatre and step-by-step instructions for the experiments make this practical and effective resource
Marvels of math : fascinating reads and awesome activities by Kendall F Haven( Book )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accounts of mathematical discoveries and innovations from the discovery of irrational numbers to computer programming
Write right! : creative writing using storytelling techniques by Kendall F Haven( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haven's breakthrough approach to creative writing begins with an improbable technique that does not involve writing. Coaching students to "start with storytelling," the author and storyteller shares a vital but often forgotten step of the creative process. His practical and detailed guide provides directions for 38 writing exercises that help students create powerful and dynamic fiction. All the steps - from finding inspiration and creating believable characters to making the final edit - are covered. Activities, coded for grades from primary through high school, can easily be adapted to other levels
Close encounters with deadly dangers : riveting reads and classroom ideas by Kendall F Haven( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents 15 tales that bring the animal world into the classroom. The stories in this book are divided into two sections: stories from aquatic ecosystems (both fresh- and saltwater systems), and from terrestrial systems, including desert, meadow, woodland, mountain, Arctic tundra, savanna, pine forest, and jungle ecosystems. All predator and prey behavior, traits, biology, and relationships presented in these stories are typical of other documents traits of the species involved and are based on extensive documented field and laboratory studies; the characters in these stories were created to be representative of the normal behavior of their species and typical of their environment. Three brief sections follow each story: "Thinking about this Ecosystem,""Thinking about this Predator," and "Additional Reading." The questions, answers, and suggested activities and research in these sections are designed to help teachers and students explore the concepts and information presented in the story. These sections are also used to include significant and interesting predator information that is not included in the body of the story. Children's and adult listings are included in the bibliography for both species-specific references for the main predator of the story and the ecosystem as a whole. (Contains an index.) (Aef)
Voices of the American Revolution : stories of men, women, and children who forged our nation by Kendall F Haven( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaks through the myths, the legends to view the Revolutionary for the long and desperate struggle that it was. Contains 30 stories that capture important moments spread throughout the war period. The events and characters of these stories are historically accurate, although the dialogue is fictionalized
Wonders of the land : merging earth myth with earth science by Kendall F Haven( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get it write! : creating lifelong writers, from expository to narrative by Kendall F Haven( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through 77 writing activities and detailed directions for guiding the activities, author and master storyteller Kendall Haven provides teachers of grades 4-8 with a writing program that ensures student success. These field-tested strategies and techniques create a carefully sequenced and balanced approach that fosters competent narrative and expository writing. Through simple and effective writing concepts this essential teacher resource illustrates ways in which every student can begin and master the writing process."--Jacket
Wonders of the sea : merging ocean myth and ocean science by Kendall F Haven( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women at the edge of discovery : 40 true science adventures by Kendall F Haven( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green electricity : 25 green technologies that will electrify your future by Kendall F Haven( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green Electricity: 25 Green Technologies That Will Electrify Your Future lays out the possible blueprints for a greener future in a way that will engage middle school learners, enabling students and teachers to explore the emerging energy technologies that could become the future of our electrical supply system
Writing workouts to develop Common Core writing skills : step-by-step exercises, activities, and tips for student success, grades 7-12 by Kendall F Haven( Book )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a "best of" collection of tips and exercises to help nurture young writers and strengthen core skills. Since each activity has been tried and tested in thousands of classrooms, you'll find successful methods for turning even the most reluctant students into effective, powerful writers"--
Voices of the American Civil War : stories of men, women, and children who lived through the War Between the States by Kendall F Haven( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features twenty-seven personal accounts of the Civil War from such Americans as Meriam Dean, Michael Ryan, and John Mercer Langston, representing both the North and the South and each experiencing the Civil War first-hand
 
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100 most popular scientists for young adults : biographical sketches and professional paths
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Haven, Hendall

Haven, Kendall

헤븐, 켄들 F

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Crash course in storytellingStory proof : the science behind the startling power of storySuper simple storytelling : a can-do guide for every classroom, every day100 greatest science discoveries of all timeMarvels of science : 50 fascinating 5-minute readsAmazing American women : 40 fascinating 5-minute readsStepping stones to science : true tales and awesome activitiesGreat moments in science : experiments and readers theatre