WorldCat Identities

Barrett, Katharine

Overview
Works: 9 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 450 library holdings
Genres: Abstracts  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Katharine Barrett
Mapping animal movements : teacher's guide by Katharine Barrett( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher's guide to introducing students to field biology techniques. Uses a sampling and mapping system to quantify and compare the movements of animals in the classroom
Animals in action : teacher's guide by Katharine Barrett( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces students to the process of experimenting while allowing them to exercise their curiosity about animals. Students first learn and apply basic concepts about scientific observation by observing animal behavior, adding various stimuli, and noting reactions. This prepares the way for students to design some initial experiments
River cutters : teacher's guide by Cary Ivan Sneider( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and math explorations for young children : a GEMS/PEACHES handbook for early childhood educators, childcare providers, and parents by Katharine Barrett( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook meant to assist teachers in using GEMS/PEACHES teacher's guides in schools and child care centers
A new world view by Cary Sneider( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

River cutters( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Students create models of rivers and river features, gaining a deeper understanding of rivers as dynamic ever-changing systems. The table-top systems enable students to observe thousands of years of erosion in minutes as they explore geologicalconcepts, such as erosion, deposition, and geological time. Also serves as an excellent introduction to important environmental issues, as students model the effects of pollution, toxic waste, and dam construction."--T.G. back cover
Investigating artifacts : making masks, creating myths, exploring middens( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Integrates science, mathematics, art, language arts and social science. Students are introduced to essential elementary of anthropology and archaeology. They begin to understand the importance and the pleasure of retrieving information that might otherwise be lost forever. They learn the value of understanding and appreciating past civilizations as well as of inheriting and conserving ancient wisdom that we can use today."--Introduction
River cutters, grades 6-9 : skills, concepts, themes, mathematics strands, nature of science and mathematics, time by Cary Ivan Sneider( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Animals in action : teacher's guideRiver cutters : teacher's guideScience and math explorations for young children : a GEMS/PEACHES handbook for early childhood educators, childcare providers, and parentsRiver cuttersInvestigating artifacts : making masks, creating myths, exploring middensInvestigating artifacts - making masks, creating myths, exploring middens : skills, concepts, science themes, mathematics strands, nature of science and mathematics
Languages
English (34)