The best nest

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Long ago, when the world was young, the magpies' nests were the envy of all other birds. To help the other birds, Maggie Magpie patiently explained how to build a nest. But some birds were impatient and flew off without listening to all the directions, which is why, to this day, birds' nests come in all different shapes and sizes. This clever retelling of an old English folktale teaches the importance of careful listening.This fictional story includes a 4-page For Creative Minds section in the back of the book and a 30-page cross-curricular Teaching Activity Guide online. The Best Nest is vetted by experts and designed to encourage parental engagement. Its extensive back matter helps teachers with time-saving lesson ideas, provides extensions for science, math, and social studies units, and uses inquiry-based learning to help build critical thinking skills in young readers. The Spanish translation supports ELL and dual-language programs. The enhanced ebook reads aloud in both English and Spanish with word highlighting and audio speed control to promote oral language skills, fluency, pronunciation, text engagement, and reading comprehension.
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subject_facet Birds -- Fiction
Birds -- Nests -- Fiction
Birds -- Nests -- Juvenile fiction
Birds -- Nests. -- Folklore
Folklore -- England
Listening -- Fiction
Listening -- Juvenile fiction
Magpies -- Fiction
Magpies -- Folklore
Magpies -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The best nest
title_full The best nest / by Doris L. Mueller ; illustrations by Sherry Neidigh
The best nest [electronic resource] Mueller, Doris L.
title_short The best nest
topic_facet Birds