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2007-10-08 18:00:24

Nancy Larson Publishers, Inc. announces a contest for elementary school teachers. Winners will receive a free grade-appropriate classroom kit for the new Nancy Larson Science 1--3 program. Included are teacher manuals, student materials, science tool kit, teaching posters, charts and photos and vocabulary word wall cards. First, second, and third grade teachers are invited to submit a personal story about a challenge they face or have faced in their teaching and how they addressed...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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