Dialogic Earth! Directions
“Dialogic Earth! Directions” is a dialogic integrated science picture book, complete with dialogic prompts, that introduces the four cardinal directions along with the poles and the equator. The story begins with a simple explanation of the formation of the earth. Then, the earth gets an equator, North Pole, and South Pole. Finally, the earth gets the four directions labeled north, south, east, and west. The activities at the end of the book include an art project, movement, and a song. “Dialogic Earth! Directions” is rich in promoting language arts via dialogic prompts that may include vocabulary expansion, letter recognition, word opposites, rhyming patterns, recall, reading comprehension, counting, and more.
Spiral Bound: 44 pages Size: 8.5 x 11 inches