Studies also show that not every child learns at the same pace, nor in the same manner; therefore, offering multiple ways to grasp educational applications is necessary for the growth of every child. Books in Motion will provide a visual, aural, verbal, and physical kinesis opportunity to engage in literacy.
By utilizing kinesis, movement and action replaces more passive forms of learning, such as listening to a lecture. We have all forgotten facts once memorized in a classroom, but we seem to be able to remember dance moves we once learned. By connecting the different ways in which we learn, Books in Motion enables effective understanding and retention of information in addition to infusing abstract literacy concepts with a physical meaning.
Because movement allows a student an alternative approach to the information, students learn when they are receptive. Books in Motion was conceived to assist in combatting these dismal numbers. Providing a free, hands-on, innovative approach to assisting children with their literacy journey is the main objective.
Mastering the Art of Making Children's Books (Mastering the Art of Literacy Book 3) eBook: Dr. Meg G. DeMakas: nautiogamo.tk: Kindle Store. [DOWNLOAD] Mastering the Art of Making Children's Books (Mastering the Art of Literacy Book 3) by. Dr. Meg G. DeMakas. Book file PDF easily for everyone.
According to the Kern Literacy Council, one of the top factors for predicting school success for students is to increase the number of spoken words for children in early childhood. Books in Motion is an hour-long program featuring story-telling, performance, choreography, and crafting. Books in Motion is FREE to all participants and is made possible by generous donations from our community.
You can help others to participate in Books in Motion by becoming a donor:. Their mission is to inspire and enrich our community and foster a love for the arts in youth through dance. As a pre-professional company, BCB serves as a stepping stone between studio training and a college dance program or professional contract. Their annual performances provide a live artistic cultural experience for our community, with an emphasis on classical and contemporary styles of dance.
DTA prides themselves with a loving and nurturing staff in a positive and structured learning environment. Following in the footsteps of Ms.
Lenore Smith and Ms. Since opening in August , the staff has worked with students individually and in groups to build self-confidence, self-esteem, and a strong sense of self-identity through various forms of dance instruction. Heather directed the Palmdale Junior Ballet at the Palmdale Playhouse from to and continues to teach classes there.
Her work with Books in Motion and the Mojave Elementary School is voluntary because she believes in the importance of dance and supporting the Kern Dance Alliance efforts to bring more dance opportunities to Kern County children.
Mallory Academy of Dance offers a well-rounded dance program for students of all levels of ability and interests, ranging in ages 2 to adults. Students will participate in Examinations, that are administered annually by an official Representative of the Royal Academy of Dance. Rocket Speller Kids join Zip the alien on an out-of-this-world spelling adventure to build a new rocket ship. They'll spell words to help him fly to three different planets and collect the rocket pieces he needs.
The game ends when they launch their fancy new rocket into space and steer it through a short star-collecting mini-game. Bookworm Bookworm is a spelling and vocabulary building word search game app. Children link letters left, right, up and down to build words to feed 'Lex' the animated bookworm. Chicktionary Chicktionary is a chicken themed spelling and vocabulary-building word game.
Children create as many words as possible out of seven letters. Completed words can be tapped to view their definition. Preposition Builder During play, the student is presented an image and must drag a preposition to complete a sentence about the image. If the student chooses the wrong answer, the image and sentence change to show the student the proper use of the preposition they chose and how it changes the image.
In order to get him there, they must complete a series of vocabulary challenges and watch Snargg get into various antics.
The vocabulary words are organized into levels and sets. Students first select a level, and then select a specific set within the level. Book Creator One Book Creator is ideal for making all kinds of books, including children's picture books, photo books, comic books, journals, textbooks and more. And when you're done, share your book with ease, or even publish it to the iBooks Store! It helps if children already know how to count and read numbers up to 10 in order to play this game. Track your progress through our puzzle bank and test your knowledge with increasing levels of difficulty.
Drag and drop the appropriate punctuation and capitalization to sentences and paragraphs! Story Patch Story Patch allows the student to create a story from a template good for those who need some guidance or from scratch.
There is a bank of pictures to choose from to illustrate the story. Superhero Comic Book Maker Create personalized animated comic books featuring monsters and superheroes. Build comic strips and narrate the story using the self-record feature. We recognise one of the greatest difficulties is not knowing what your son is doing.
Download your copy today. The ultimate list of reading and literacy apps for children. Here are some of the best apps we have come across. Suitable for: Pre-school and Kindergarten Opposite Ocean In Opposite Ocean, Luna and Leo must master the magic of words by correctly identify the antonym that is the opposite of the given keyword. Suitable for: Years 2 to 4 and above Speech with Milo: Sequencing Slide the three picture cards into correct order first, next, and last , then watch the story come to life.
Suitable for: Pre-Kindergarten Rocket Speller Kids join Zip the alien on an out-of-this-world spelling adventure to build a new rocket ship.
Suitable for: Kindergarten to Year 2 Vocabulary Bookworm Bookworm is a spelling and vocabulary building word search game app. Suitable for: Years 2 to 4 Chicktionary Chicktionary is a chicken themed spelling and vocabulary-building word game. Suitable for: Year 4 and above Writing Book Creator One Book Creator is ideal for making all kinds of books, including children's picture books, photo books, comic books, journals, textbooks and more. Suitable for: Year 3 and above Story Patch Story Patch allows the student to create a story from a template good for those who need some guidance or from scratch.