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Inquiry at the Window

Phyllis Whitin , David Whitin

Pub Date: 2/10/1997
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: K - 5th

[This] book is an appropriate reference for anyone interested in sparking the curiosity of children.—Science and ChildrenIt is a commonplace occurrence: a group of students gathers at the classroom window, watching the activities of birds and sharing their informal observations. But for Phyllis Whitin, her class, and her collaborator,... more

Sketching Stories, Stretching Minds

Phyllis Whitin

Pub Date: 2/26/1996
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 3rd - 8th

The written descriptions are quite eloquent and detailed, successfully making the case that sketching is a method that works in the teaching of literature. Whitin's book should be included on every educator's bookshelf.—Language ArtsSketching Stories, Stretching Minds captures the power of young people's visual responses to... more