About the Book – “Pearlie Oyster” is one of the books in Suzanna Tate’s nature series. As in the case of all Tate’s books this is a simple story based on the true story behind the formation of a pearl in an oyster. It is scientifically accurate as well as simply told.
Activate the Imagination – Pearls found in oysters are like magic. What can the participants imagine could possibly pop out of an oyster when it is opened besides a pearl or something good to eat? Play the short YouTube Video of a 7 year old boy opening an oyster and finding a pearl. In your imagination, what else might he have found?
A MOTIVATOR MAP FOR EDUCATORS offers an organized, but flexible set of teaching entry points for cross curricular and creative classroom action. Connected to authenticity, real events, books and hands-on learning, the Map is a knowledge matrix of true stories, role playing, simulations and visual media enabling teachers and students to apply vivid imagination while connecting to the real world. Motivator Maps are built on Howard Gardner's theory of Multiple Intelligence's.