Jacob's Dream!

A Story of Animals in Africa

by Ronald W. Holmes, Ph.D.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 02/04/2015

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x11
Page Count : 42
ISBN : 9781504903738

About the Book

This book exposes children to 16 African animals and their habitats. It provides colorful illustrations to capture children’s imagination while developing their reading and thinking skills. Children can color the illustrations on each page, which further enhances the learning process. It will be especially useful for elementary teachers as they can use the book’s lesson plan tied to the Common Core State Standards to facilitate classroom instructions on the lifestyles of animals in Africa, build student vocabulary skills and apply learning to practice.

About the Author

Ronald Holmes is president and publisher of The Holmes Education Post, an education focused Internet newspaper. He publishes weekly articles on educational issues and offers unique, researched based solutions, perspectives, best practices, and resources to improve public education. Ronald Holmes earned a PhD in Educational Leadership, a MED in Educational Administration and Supervision and a BS in Business Education from Florida A&M University. He also earned a MED in Business Education from Bowling Green State University. He is a former teacher, school administrator, and district superintendent.