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McElmeel, Sharron L.

Overview
Works: 54 works in 136 publications in 1 language and 19,989 library holdings
Genres: Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Biography  Bio-bibliography  Bibliography  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Cookbooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS490, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sharron L McElmeel
100 most popular picture book authors and illustrators : biographical sketches and bibliographies by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 100 entries on children's English language authors and illustrators, providing biographical sketches of each author illustrator
100 most popular children's authors : biographical sketches and bibliographies by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide based on a 1997 survey of popular children's book authors provides biographical sketches and selected bibliographies for such writers as Beverly Cleary, Lois Lawry, Lewis Carroll, Mary Downing Hahn, and C.S. Lewis
An author a month : for pennies by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest and greatest read-alouds by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers recent titles that would be excellent read-alouds. Plot summaries included
Educator's companion to children's literature by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of these volumes explores five popular genres and shows how they can be used to promote learning in the library and classroom. After introductory discussions of each genre, McElmeel recommends books, gives lists of related titles, and provides a variety of ideas for genre-related activities that complement classroom thematic units
Character education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers a fresh way of teaching children the importance of values and good character. Designed for grades K-5, it provides material to use in discussions regarding character traits teachers want to help young citizens develop. Each of seventeen chapters focuses on a specific trait or virtue and identifies dozens of picture books, novels, biographies, and nonfiction titles that illustrate the trait and can be used as springboards to discussions. Introduced with a description, each chapter features annotations, cross-references to other traits, famous quotes, discussion starters, activity suggestions, and collaborative reading titles. A resource and reference guide, this book is essential for coaching young citizens in positive behavior
Children's authors and illustrators too good to miss : biographical sketches and bibliographies by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a reference to authors and illustrators of children's literature and includes biographical sketches, photos, and lists of resources that profile forty-five authors
My bag of book tricks by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great new nonfiction reads by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bookpeople : a multicultural album by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen units focus on authors who speak about their ethnic heritage through their books and those who write or illustrate multicultural materials. Each unit includes a full-size photograph and a brief biography containing bits of background information that will fascinate students. Activities that reinforce the multicultural theme and bibliographies of related books and films are also featured. Ideal for the media center and the integrated curriculum. Grades 1-6
Adventures with social studies (through literature) by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An author a month (for nickels) by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bookpeople : a second album by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authors in the kitchen : recipes, stories, and more by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step into the kitchen and stir up a batch of storybook treats with 50 of your favorite children's authors and illustrators. Whip up a heavenly coconut cream cake based on Jacqueline Briggs Martin's recent story, Sand Island; savor the spicy pumpkin pie featured in Toni Buzzeo's Sea Chest. You'll learn fascinating facts about such authors as Eric Carle, Mary Casanova, Keiko Kasza, Steven Kellogg, Yuyi Morales, Janet Stevens, Jane Yolen, and more than 40 others. You will also read the stories behind the recipes. Biographical details, author photos, book lists, and reading connections make this a perfect resource for the library, the classroom, and the home. A great gift for book-lovers, it is a delicious way to learn about authors and their books!
An author a month (for dimes) by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poet tree by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authors in the pantry : recipes, stories, and more by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacqueline Briggs Martin and you by Jacqueline Briggs Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of award-winning picture book author Jacqueline Briggs Martin and describes the research, writing, and illustration of each of her featured books
Educator's companion to children's literature by Sharron L McElmeel( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of these volumes explores five popular genres and shows how they can be used to promote learning in the library and classroom. After introductory discussions of each genre, McElmeel recommends books, gives lists of related titles, and provides a variety of ideas for genre-related activities that complement classroom thematic units
Educator's companion to children's literature by Sharron L McElmeel( )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of these volumes explores five popular genres and shows how they can be used to promote learning in the library and classroom. After introductory discussions of each genre, McElmeel recommends books, gives lists of related titles, and provides a variety of ideas for genre-related activities that complement classroom thematic units
 
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100 most popular picture book authors and illustrators : biographical sketches and bibliographies
Alternative Names
Mac Elmeel Sharron Leila 1942-....

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McElmeel, Sharron L. 1942-

Languages
English (73)

Covers
100 most popular children's authors : biographical sketches and bibliographiesAn author a month : for penniesThe latest and greatest read-aloudsEducator's companion to children's literatureCharacter education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parentsChildren's authors and illustrators too good to miss : biographical sketches and bibliographiesGreat new nonfiction readsBookpeople : a multicultural album