takes growth and development. It's achieving one thing and using that
as a stepping stone to rise up the mountain of accomplishment."
Stepstone Stories (Stepstone
Stories' Curriculum Connections)
Descriptor and focus:
Great books are stepping stones
to sound academic and social foundations for young, inquisitive minds.
Tapping into children's laughter and wonder, this literature collection
builds enthusiasm for academic skills, character development, and social
Characters, settings, and situations
in selections from the 50 Award
Winning picture books and easy chapter books will provide a myriad
of opportunity for laughter, projects, reading, writing, science, math,
and music while providing stepping stones to high level thinking, cooperative
discussion, character building, and more.
Our Kids' Wings activities will
be the stepping stones that will lead your students into an active,
integrated curriculum that is rich in character, reading and math skills,
science, social studies, research, problem solving, internet projects,
and FUN...and provide a creative introduction to test-prep
practice. The units in Stepstone Stories
contain exciting activities such as readers' theater scripts, discussion
cards, crossword puzzles with word banks, art projects, songs, web-support,
TAKS-formatted comprehension, math challenges, character lessons, logic,
writing guides, and more... all keyed into multiple-intelligences and
Stories can become your TUTORING program next year! Just
give a parent one of these great picture books along with the Stepstone
Stories unit and watch them return again and again for the fun
of guiding your students into high level learning!
Purchase the professional guide
and CD filled with 521 pages of unique, active ideas--excellent for
literary circles as well as for individual and whole class interaction.
You will receive a breath of fresh curriculum that includes laughter,
songs, character building, and problem solving through literature.