WorldCat Identities

Giesecke, Ernestine 1945-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 6,130 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JS331, 320.473
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ernestine Giesecke
Local government by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the purpose and function of local governments, explores the three branches of government at the city and county level, and presents the relationships between city and suburban governments and between various governments and schools
National government by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the purpose and function of national government, the significance of the Constitution, the three branches of government, how the government raises money, and how a bill becomes a law
Governments around the world by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept of government, exploring various types of systems, including democracy, communism, and socialism, and presenting international organizations such as the UN and NATO
State government by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the purpose and function of state government, the function of the three branches, how states raise money, how state government operates. and how a bill becomes a state law
Frederic Remington by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life and work of Frederic Remington, discussing his early years, travels in the American West, and development as an artist
From seashells to smart cards : money and currency by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses money and currency, including what people did before money, the history of money, how coins and paper money is made, what it is made of, and other forms of money people use
Seashore plants by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how various plants adapt to life at the seashore, including the sea oat, eelgrass, and rockweed
Desert plants by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how various plants adapt to life in the desert, including the prickly pear cactus, sagebrush, and Indian blanket
Pond plants by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how various plants adapt to living in a pond, including the cattail, duckweed, and bladderwort
Wetland plants by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how various plants adapt to life in wetlands, including the Venus fly trap, sphagnum moss, and cranberry
Forest plants by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how various plants adapt to living in a forest, including the skunk cabbage, maple tree, and dogwood
Dollars and sense : managing your money by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on managing money, including how to plan a budget, open a savings account, the principles of interest, and using credit cards responsibly
Pumpkins by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the farm to the table, get a close-up look at the foods we eat, including how they are grown, processed, cooked, and eaten. Features include the Food Guide Pyramid for Young Children to highlight each food's place in a healthy diet, and simple recipes for the reader to try
River plants by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how various plants adapt to life alongside a river, including the fern, yellow flag iris, and glasswort
Your money at work--taxes by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what taxes are, why we pay taxes, types and classes of taxes, and how the government spends taxes
Birds by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a brief introduction to the physical characteristics of birds and provides photographs and simple information to help the reader identify such birds as sparrows, finchs, crows, ducks and hawks
Trees by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces and explains the characteristics of trees and shows how to find and identify a variety of North American trees
Everyday banking : consumer banking by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the everyday use of banks, including how to read a bank statement, interest, loans, and how to fix credit problems
Flowers by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a brief introduction to the characteristics of flowers and provides photographs and simple information to help the reader identify such flowers as the dandelion, lily, and rose
The life and work of Mary Cassatt by Ernestine Giesecke( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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National governmentGovernments around the worldState governmentFrederic RemingtonFrom seashells to smart cards : money and currencySeashore plantsDesert plantsPond plants