U-STARS~PLUS Science Literature Connections, Using Science, Talents, and Abilities to Recognize Students~Promoting Learning for Underrepresented Students

U-STARS~PLUS Science Literature Connections, Using Science, Talents, and Abilities to Recognize Students~Promoting Learning for Underrepresented Students

Science & Literature Connections provides an engaging way to explore scientific ideas within literacy instruction time using 32 popular children’s books. Most of the selected books are readily available and many of the books have been translated into Spanish. Science & Literature Connections is organized around Bloom’s Taxonomy to support a range of thinking levels…

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Me and My Cat?

Me and My Cat?

Late one night, an old lady in a pointed hat climbs through the window into Nicholas’s bedroom. She brandishes her broom, fires out some words, and then leaves as abruptly as she came. It’s puzzling at the time, but not nearly as puzzling as what happens the next day… A hilarious tale of experiencing life…

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Thank You, Mr. Falker

When Trisha starts school, she can’t wait to learn how to read, but the letters just get jumbled up. Then, in fifth grade, Mr. Falker changes everything. He sees through her sadness to the gifted artist she really is, and he helps her prove to herself that she can read!

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