The Story Of Clocks And Calendars

Author: Betsy Maestro
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780688145491
Size: 33.30 MB
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Discusses the year 2000 as a milestone marking two thousand years of human achievement, as a threshold leading into a new millennium, and as an important anniversary of the birth of Jesus Christ.

The Story Of Clocks And Calendars

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Publisher: Lothrop Lee & Shepard
ISBN: 9780688145484
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Discusses the year 2000 as a milestone marking two thousand years of human achievement, as a threshold leading into a new millennium, and as an important anniversary of the birth of Jesus Christ.

About Time

Author: Bruce Koscielniak
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544128907
Size: 73.76 MB
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“[An] impressive history of timekeeping.”—Horn Book Bruce Koscielniak, in this Common Core text exemplar, tells the intriguing story of the many years spent tinkering and inventing to perfect the art of telling time.

Telling Tales Over Time

Author: Joel Weiss
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 946209263X
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Quoting David Berliner in his Foreword: “ this is an opportune time for these authors to bring us insights into the reasons we in North America created our public school systems, and how the chrono-curriculum influences those systems.

The Story Of Writing

Author: Carol Donoughue
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781554073061
Size: 20.71 MB
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Provides a compelling story of how writing was invented, how it developed over the centuries, how it has changed people's lives over time, and what it means in today's cultures.

Clocks And More Clocks

Author: Pat Hutchins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481410725
Size: 30.69 MB
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When the hall clock reads twenty minutes past four, the attic clock reads twenty-three minutes past four, the kitchen clock reads twenty-five minutes past four, and the bedroom clock reads twenty-six minutes past four, what should Mr. ...

Calendar

Author: David Ewing Duncan
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780380793242
Size: 49.72 MB
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From Stonehenge to Mayan observatories to the atomic clock in Washington, an account of humankind's varied attempts to count the days and years follows the historical forces that have produced our calendar

The Story Of Time

Author: Nita Berry
Publisher: Children's Book Trust
ISBN: 9788170118916
Size: 13.22 MB
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A World Without Time! It Would Be A Chaotic Place To Live In. Man Has Been Trying Ever To Reckon Time. From Shadow Sticks To Sundials To Water-Clocks To The Present Day Clocks, It Is Indeed The Story Of Time.

My Grandmother S Clock

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618216952
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A child, wondering why Grandma doesn't have the grandfather clock in her house repaired, learns that there are many ways to measure time, from the moment it takes to blink an eye to the years shown in gray hairs.