Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary, New Edition (c) 2019
Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary, New Edition (c)
This newly revised & updated hardcover edition (Copyright 2019) is the essential dictionary for children grades 3-5, ages 8-11. It is a perfect resource for school or home and contains more than 36,000 entries. Definitions are enriched with 1,300 quotes from classic & contemporary children's literature, providing examples of how words are used in sentences. Updated to include new vocabulary from a variety of fields, such as alternative energy, social media, and STEM. Includes 250 word history paragraphs & 120 synonym paragraphs and 900 vibrant, colorful illustrations, photographs, and diagrams. Greek and Latin word root paragraphs help students build vocabulary. And kid-friendly usage hints spark imagination and describe different shades of meaning. Special sections include geographical names, signs and symbols, a guide for writers and a list of literary works used in the text. New books quoted include: The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman Ms. Bixby's Last Day by John David Anderson Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins The Wild Robot by Peter Brown
- Brand: MERRIAM - WEBSTER INC.
- ASIN: 0877797455
Merriam-Webster Children's Dictionary: Features 3,000 Photographs and Illustrations
Merriam-Webster Children's Dictionary: Features 3,000 Photographs and
This top-selling dictionary featuring 35,000 updated words, phrases, images, and authoritative content from Merriam-Webster is a must-have resource for elementary school children.This new edition of DK's Merriam-Webster Children's Dictionary has a fresh design with color-coded page borders for each letter of the alphabet, and modern photographs and illustrations that give a lively, accessible look at the entries. Each entry is fully explained with its definition, usage, examples, and notes on spelling and punctuation. Word senses have been refreshed to reflect modern usage, and maps and country statistics have been updated to include new countries, cities, borders, and flags.Merriam-Webster Children's Dictionary is an excellent visual reference resource for kids to have on-hand as they work through school assignments and learn important research skills.
- Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
- ASIN: 1465424466
- UPC: 790778024468
Merriam-Webster's Dictionary for Children, newest edition, trade paperback
Merriam-Webster's Dictionary for Children, newest edition, trade
An essential dictionary for children grades 3-5, ages 8-11. This trade paperback dictionary includes 36,000 entries with extensive usage sentences. To clarify meaning and help kids explore language it offers hundreds of illustrations, photographs, diagrams, and more than 220 word history and 120 synonym paragraphs. Special sections include U.S. Presidents, Signs and Symbols, and a guide to punctuation, capitals, and italics.
- Brand: Merriam-Webster
- ASIN: 0877797307
Children's Dictionary: 3,000 Words, Pictures, and Definitions
Children's Dictionary: 3,000 Words, Pictures, and
Here’s a handy guide for young children and students to help with their first steps through the English language. This dictionary serves as a helpful tool for all young learners, and contains more than three thousand words, pictures, and definitions to create a comprehensive reference. An easy-to-understand glossary, it explains meanings and functions of words that children are likely to come across in their daily interactions with the world around them. With its vivid, colorful pictures, the dictionary will also prove visually appealing to readers.
- ASIN: 1631582739
Webster's Dictionary for Students, Fifth Edition
Webster's Dictionary for Students, Fifth
Our Best-Selling Dictionary for Students! This updated and expanded dictionary was created for students in grades 3-6. An age-appropriate word list and kid-friendly definitions make it a favorite of teachers, students and parents. Features of this Book 37,000 definitions of words kids use every day Definitions written in clear, easy to understand language This North American edition has Canadian words and spellings
- Brand: Federal Street Press
- ASIN: 1596951672
Webster's Dictionary & Thesaurus for Students, Second Edition
Webster's Dictionary & Thesaurus for Students, Second
The Best Classroom Resource Updated! This best-selling edition has been fully revised and expanded for 2011. The concise, clearly written definitions offered in the dictionary reflect the curricula for grades 3 through 6. The thesaurus provides synonyms, antonyms and related words that enrich vocabulary. The world atlas, created by the editors of Encyclopædia Britannica, is an invaluable aid to students in their studies of world events. 37,000 kid-friendly definitions in the dictionary. Updated for 2011, the 48 page, full-color atlas covers all the countries of the world. 122,000 synonyms, antonyms and related words, are alphabetically listed in the thesaurus
- Brand: Federal Street Press
- ASIN: 1596951079
Oxford Children's Dictionary
My First Dictionary: 1,000 Words, Pictures, and Definitions
My First Dictionary: 1,000 Words, Pictures, and
This is the perfect go-to reference book for children ages five and up, with 1,000 entries and a picture for every word, making it a fantastic addition to any child's library.With 1,000 word entries and supporting images, My First Dictionary features nouns, verbs, and adjectives that are most commonly encountered by young children, and definitions that give the word's primary meaning in terms of a child's experience. Each entry in this updated edition has been checked to ensure it is current, and new words and pictures have been added to make sure this reference is relevant for today's kids.
- Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
- ASIN: 0756693136
- UPC: 690472093138
Children's Illustrated Dictionary
With new photography and added words, DK's well-loved Children's Illustrated Dictionary is now revised and updated! Featuring thousands of entries and definitions, including core vocabulary and relevant words for young people in the modern world, this comprehensive guide includes a unique mix of colorful photography and eye-catching illustrations to break up the entries, put the words in context, and add an element of fun. Sections on grammar, spelling, and punctuation, as well as games and example sentences ensure that kids will find the correct definitions they are looking for, while indications at the top of each page and letter ladders along the sides make the book easy to navigate. Developed with the help of educational experts, the Children's Illustrated Dictionary is the perfect addition to home, classroom, and public libraries. Supports the Common Core State Standards.
- Brand: Penguin Books
- ASIN: 1465420207
Scholastic Children's Dictionary (Revised and Updated Edition)
Merriam-Webster's First Dictionary (with illustrations by Ruth Heller) Newest edition
Merriam-Webster's First Dictionary (with illustrations by Ruth Heller)
Written for children in grades K-2, ages 5-7 this beginner's dictionary is an indispensable tool for introducing young readers to 3,000 words using 1,000 entries and hundreds of captivating illustrations by Ruth Heller. Full sentences are used to discuss definitions, common phrases, and usage examples in age-appropriate language to show how words are used in context. Many entries include alternate meanings, word histories, related words, and the way words sound. This dictionary teaches basic dictionary skills: alphabetization, spelling, parts of speech, letter sounds, use of synonyms and antonyms, homographs and homophones. Jokes, riddles, poems, and fun facts based on word play make learning fun. References to popular stories, fairy tales, myths, and nursery rhymes spark imagination and encourage language exploration.
- Brand: Merriam-Webster
- ASIN: 0877792747
The American Heritage Children's Dictionary
The American Heritage Children's
Ages 8–11, Grades 3–6 This visually stunning dictionary has over 25,000 entries, covering all the vocabulary young readers need today. It was completely revised in 2010, with an all-new art program and thousands of new words and senses added, and it has now been newly updated. Special features include hundreds of notes and an appendix with a geographical dictionary, a guide to phonics and spelling, and more.
- Brand: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
- ASIN: 0544336100
- UPC: 046442015868
Scholastic Pocket Dictionary of Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms
Scholastic Pocket Dictionary of Synonyms, Antonyms,
The popular portable dictionary has brand-new cover and two-color interior design!The Scholastic Dictionary of Synonyms, Antonyms, and Homonyms--a widely successful reference title--is getting a makeover! This book is a portable, inexpensive dictionary perfect for middle school students. It can be slipped into their book bags and taken anywhere. With more than 12,000 synonyms and 10,000 antonyms at their fingertips, this book is a great reference for young writers. And for kids who don't know whether to use "principle" or "principal," this handy guide also contains 2,000 homonyms.
- Brand: Brand: Scholastic Reference
- ASIN: 0545426677
The Gallaudet Children's Dictionary of American Sign Language
The Gallaudet Children's Dictionary of American Sign
* Featuring more than 1,000 ASL sign drawings* All signs paired with charming color illustrations* Introduction explains how to sign ASL and fingerspell* Complete index of English terms for each sign, including synonyms* Sample sentences using specific words to match every sign’s meaningThe Gallaudet Children’s Dictionary of American Sign Language presents more than 1,000 ASL sign drawings arranged alphabetically by English terms, plus delightful color illustrations for each sign. Also featuring English sentences for each sign, the Gallaudet Children’s Dictionary stands alone as the best, most entertaining ASL reference volume for deaf and hearing children alike. The Gallaudet Children’s Dictionary is a bilingual dictionary that serves a twofold purpose—to increase and improve deaf children's English vocabulary skills and to teach American Sign Language to hearing children. Research indicates that all children benefit from knowing more than one language, and they acquire the second language relatively quickly when they start learning it before the age of twelve. This dictionary will help deaf children make the connections between the signs they already know and the written English words that express the same concept. As a result, their reading vocabulary will gr...
- Brand: Gallaudet University Press
- ASIN: 1563686317