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Bank Tellers Then and Now

Lisa Zamosky

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993837

Bank tellers help people take care of their money. Long ago, bank tellers did most of their work by hand. Today, computers make their work faster and easier. There are even machines called Automatic Teller Machines, or ATMs. Although convenient, ATMs cannot replace bank tellers.

Theater Actors Then and Now

Kathleen C. Null Petersen

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993799

Actors have entertained audiences for thousands of years. In the past, plays were performed both to entertain and to teach. Today, plays involve the use of lighting, sound systems, and elaborate sets and often have large casts that include many actors.

Writers Then and Now

Kathleen C. Null Petersen

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993802

Throughout history, people have recorded ideas and important events in their lives and communities. Methods of writing have changed greatly over the years. Today, computers make a writer's job much easier and enable people to write and publish more material than ever before.

Postal Workers Then and Now

Cathy Mackey Davis

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993810

Long ago, it often took weeks for postal workers to deliver mail to people who lived far away. Today, mail is transported quickly by trucks and airplanes, and it usually reaches its destination in a few days. Postal workers deliver mail directly to homes, businesses, and mailboxes.

Librarians Then and Now

Roben Alarcon

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993764

Librarians lend and take care of books. Many years ago, the job of a librarian was simpler because librarians only took care of a few books and libraries were small. Most libraries today contain many books, magazines, computers, and other media equipment. Librarians today help people find information and show them new ways to find it.

Farmers Then and Now

Lisa Zamosky

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993772

Farmers are important because they grow the food that people eat. Modern equipment enables farmers to grow more food for an ever-increasing world population.

Police Officers Then and Now

Melissa A. Settle

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993721

For over two hundred years, individuals have protected and served their communities as lawmen. Today, people who help enforce the law are called police officers because both men and women can serve in the police force.

Nurses Then and Now

Sarah Kartchner Clark

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993748

Many years ago, doctors trained nurses to help them treat people. Today, nurses go to school to learn about medicine and about how to help people when they are sick. Nurses perform many of the same duties as doctors.

Teachers Then and Now

Roben Alarcon

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 743993756

The first teachers in the United States were students who did well in school and were hired to teach other students. Today, teachers must have college degrees to teach. Schools today are larger than those in the past and often have several separate classes at the same grade level.

Homes Around the World

Dona Herweck Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433335983

An engaging look into the wide variety of homes commonly used by different cultures around the world. This book has a reading level of 1.9 and a word count of 294.

Kids Around the World

Dona Herweck Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433335990

This book gives kids a chance to meet other kids from different cultures around the world. Reads at a level of 1.9 and has a word count of 294.

Places Around the World

Dona Herweck Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433336003

A look at some of the most important and interesting destinations from around the world. Reads at a level of 1.9 with a word count of 287.

A Year in Our Lives

Dawson J. Hunt (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433304255

Follow the story of two pen pals to learn about time measurement and the months of the year! This charming title teaches children about time, analog and digital clocks, and early STEM themes by telling the story of what happened to these two pen pals during each month of the year. Make time measurement fun and easy with vibrant images, practice problems, and this exciting story!

Doctors Then and Now

Sarah Kartchner Clark

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 074399373X

Doctors help people stay healthy. When people get sick, doctors help them get well again. Today, doctors use many complex instruments to treat people. Long ago, doctors had few instruments and did not know as many ways to help people get well.

Mohandas Gandhi (Spanish Version)

Dona Herweck Rice, William Rice (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743900607

Follow the life and nonviolent work of Mohandas Gandhi through his childhood in India, his education in Great Britain, and his work leading peace and equality movements in South Africa and India. This book provides significant social studies connections as well as vocabulary related to Gandhi.

Un día en la vida de un bombero (A Day in the Life of a Fire Fighter)

Diana Herweck (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743900355

Think you'd like to be a fire fighter? Learn about the special equipment fire fighters use, their role in community safety, and their lives at the station. This book features a comprehensive timeline of the history of firefighting from its origins in ancient Rome through firefighting practices of today plus vocabulary related to fire fighters and fire safety.