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Barzyk, Fred

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Works: 394 works in 650 publications in 1 language and 8,619 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  History  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Science fiction television programs  Biography  Fiction  Documentary television programs  Music 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director
Classifications: CB245, 791.4572
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Publications about Fred Barzyk
Publications by Fred Barzyk
Most widely held works about Fred Barzyk
 
Most widely held works by Fred Barzyk
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
14 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,504 libraries worldwide
The half-hour program includes more than a dozen classroom excerpts from the content standards lessons that illustrate mathematical connections. Connections are made among different topics in mathematics, to other curriculum areas, and to students' daily lives
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
13 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,397 libraries worldwide
Kindergarteners team up in buddy pairs to explore addition combinations using a "dinosaur math" mat. They work with basic addition facts and use a part-whole concept to perform the addition. NCTM standards: whole number computation, number sense and numeration, communication
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
First-graders investigate number combinations by working with a window puzzle (a square divided into four equal squares). In this task students explore both addition and subtraction employing physical materials to aid in computation as well as using mental math. NCTM standards: whole number computation, communication, reasoning
The lathe of heaven ( visu )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
"George Orr is haunted by dreams that become reality. In a world where pollution has destroyed the ice caps and plagues rage unchecked, a psychiatrist sees Orr's power as a way for humanity to escape its bleak fate. But as each attempt to direct Orr's dreaming ends in failure, the doctor's obsession with playing God grows stronger."--Container
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
First-graders develop an understanding of the numeration system by relating counting, grouping, and place-value concepts. Activities include measuring with Unifix cubes and using base-ten blocks. NCTM standards: number sense and numeration, measurement, connections
A Biography of America ( visu )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
This 26-part series of half-hour programs explores the human side of American history and encourages critical thinking about the forces that shaped America. Using photos, film footage, and documents, host historians lecture in a first-person narrative to describe a collective life story and history of American people and their every-day events
The Western tradition ( visu )
8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Program 47. Explores the events and leaders which led to the outbreak of World War I. Focuses on European economies, and the depression in Germany which saw the rise of Nazism. Discusses the situations in the various countries. Program 48. Discusses the nationalism and ideology that affected World War II, and new war tactics that were used. Focuses on Hitler's reign, and the holocaust that he ordered
The Western tradition ( visu )
11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Program 35. Explores the effect of the Enlightenment on society as the bourgeoisie spreads the idea that virtue and natural happiness are paralleled by utility. Program 36. One of the many philosophers of the 18th century was Jean Jacques Rousseau, the patron saint of nature. This period saw the spread of the ideas that nature exemplified innocence, that virtue was exemplified by usefulness to society, and that all should contribute to the public happiness
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Fourth- and fifth-graders develop number sense and meaning for large numbers by estimating how many bison, elk, and pronghorn they saw on a field trip to Yellowstone National Park. Students debate and justify their estimates verbally and in writing. NCTM standards: number sense and numeration, estimation, problem solving, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Second- and third-graders use calculators, paper and pencil, and mental math within a realistic task. Students plan the decorating of their milk carton houses using spatial sense to select appropriate furnishings while staying within their allocated budget. NCTM standards: whole number computation, geometry and spacial sense, connections, communication
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
First- and second-graders apply probability and sampling techniques to their study of the habitat of the endangered red-cockaded woodpecker. Using colored cubes to represent elements in the environment, students simulate factors that might harm or help the birds. NCTM standards: statistics and probability, whole number computation, reasoning, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Creating quilt squares from construction paper, first graders develop spatial sense as they discuss and handle different shapes. They connect geometric ideas to number ideas as they cut squares into congruent triangles. NCTM standards: geometry and spacial sense, patterns and relationships, communication, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Third-graders stage a bubble gum blowing contest using sampling to determine the ratio of winners to entrants. They enlarge their sample, collecting data from all the third-graders in their school and use fractions to interpret the data. NCTM standards: statistics and probability, fractions and decimals, connections, communication
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Through a story about sharing cookies, fourth-graders investigate a the problem of dividing eight cookies among 12 children. It helps them develop meaning for the concept of division and leads to the use of fractions. NCTM standards: fractions and decimals, number sense and numeration, communication, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Kindergarteners and first-graders hear a story about buttons, then sort their own collection of buttons to develop skills of classification--observing likenesses and differences. Students see that objects can be looked at in a number of ways and develop a sense of pattern and regularity. NCTM standards: patterns and relationships, number sense and numeration, reasoning, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Second-graders learn the mathematical terms for pattern-block pieces: hexagon, trapezoid, square, triangle, and rhombus. Ideas about fractions emerge as students spot size relationships between shapes. NCTM standards: geometry and spacial sense, number sense and numeration, reasoning, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Fourth-graders are faced with the task of finding out how much stain to buy from the hardware store and encounter problems as they work with many mathematical ideas in the context of a real application. Students work in groups with pencil box pieces, a ruler, calculator, and instruction sheet. NCTM standards: measurement, fractions and decimals, problem solving, reasoning
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The half-hour program includes 13 classroom excerpts from the content standards lessons which illustrate students investigating and learning mathematics through problem solving. Teachers share their approaches and observations
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Second- and third-graders extend their understanding of common fractions to notation for decimal fractions and to the numeration system. They interpret the use of decimals in the real world by bringing to class items that have decimals or fractions written on them. NCTM standards: fractions and decimals, number sense and numeration, connections
 
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