How to Positively Influence a Child to Remain Seated During Class
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management, Essay » Sociology
This article is for any K-3rd grade educator who is struggling with students who will not remain seated during lessons. They will gain insight into a plan that guides students into making positive choices appropriate for classroom environments. The plan is adaptable to nearly any behavior issue that is to be specifically targeted for replacement or improvement.
The Dead Line
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Andersonville. The name strikes horror in the memory even now. But before Lt. Nathaniel Garrison lost two years of his life to that place, he fell in love with a beautiful Confederate—and married her at the exact wrong moment. Even fifty years later, he hears her voice. Then, he sees something he shouldn’t, something that brings back everything: the war, the loss. The woman herself.
Growing Up Golem
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
In the tradition of Alison Bechdel's Fun Home, Donna Minkowitz’s Growing Up Golem is a sharply funny memoir about growing up inspired by the Jewish legend of the golem. The author's mother told Minkowitz that she could do Jewish magic and, growing up, Minkowitz completely believed her.
14 Fun Facts About the River Thames: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The River Thames has a colorful history. It was a river road long before railways and roads were built. It has brought flood, disease and death to thousands of people. It has over 80 islands, 200 bridges, 20 tunnels, 45 locks, six public ferries and one ford. Yet it still reminds us of its history with about one body a week being found in its waters. Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS
Javier
You set the price! Words: 67,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Three boys who can’t stay out of trouble on the streets of New York.
14 Fun Facts About the U.S. One Dollar Bill: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Money, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Have you ever really looked at a one dollar bill? There are strange symbols and words on it. Do you know what all those symbols and words mean? Find out: What are the two circles on the green side of the dollar bill? What number shows up a lot on the dollar bill? What symbols does the eagle hold? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About Bamboo: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Botany, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Some people think bamboo is a tree because it grows so tall. Bamboo is not a tree, it is a grass. Scientists have found that it has much more in common with the lawn in front of your house than it does with any trees growing in the forest. Which is stronger, a pound of bamboo or a pound of steel? How does bamboo spread? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standa
Do Not Speak Ill of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Live in the studio, the dead have risen. On a regional radio station, DJ Dean Whitely runs a feature entitled ‘Do Not Speak Ill of the Dead, Speak Ill to the Dead.’ But just what does the ‘other side’ make of this light entertainment? A spine-tingling story about the consequences of messing with that which should not be messed with. Do Not Speak Ill of the Dead: a short story.
Leaves of Change: Lessons on Love, Laughter, and Living
Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2013. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Leaves of Change is a diverse collection of prose and poetry memoirs by independent authors. Featuring the works of Aleshia Clarke, Andrew Rose, Barbara H. Poole, Christina Gerberich, Julia Rose Grey, Kelli Lane, Linda Harris Sittig, Mellissa Black, Pamela Sloan, Rebecca Poole, April J. Durham, and Patrick Durham.
Culture Briefing: Vietnam - Your guide to Vietnamese culture and customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: Vietnam provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Vietnamese people. Whether visiting Vietnam, working on a class paper or doing business with the Vietnamese, you'll find Culture Briefing: Vietnam an invaluable resource.
All That Sparkles is Not...
Price: Free! Words: 37,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00 from 1 review)
Let me take you on an adventure. You have a few hours to spare haven’t you? This story involves the magic of science; a scientific discovery, to be more precise. Let us see where this discovery will take us, certainly out of the hum drum of normal life. I can promise keen explorers, an alien planet, some aliens and adventure! CLEAN Rated Age 12+
14 Fun Facts About the Nile: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Nile River has amazed people for years. It runs opposite from most river systems. It floods for miles, pushing back the desert and providing farming lands for people to thrive. It fills a massive swamp and has canyons and waterfalls that are as spectacular as anywhere in the world. Most of its course is through the desert, yet it never runs dry. Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Niagara Falls: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Niagara Falls is one of the most recognized landmarks in the US and Canada. Millions visit every year. While you may recognize this landmark, how much do you really know about it? Find out: How many waterfalls make up Niagara Falls? How much water goes over the Falls every second? How much of the water in the Niagara River goes over the falls? Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
Cretaceous Clay and The Black Dwarf
Price: Free! Words: 93,330. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Amateur sleuth Jack Clay hunts a spirit from hell – a Black Dwarf! When Gumshoe finds the stars of Capricorn at a bloody crime scene, he calls for help! In hot pursuit, Jack chases a trail of murder and mayhem to a mysterious Black Dwarf armed with magic and an army of dwarves! Can Jack find the Black Dwarf before he destroys Jack?! Find out in the Strange and Quirky Odyssey of Cretaceous Clay!
Nanamarvion: Adventures of a Reluctant Heroine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 168,210. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Priests of Nelrad are invading the Orehian continent and the ultimate talisman has fallen into the Priest’s hands. The only wizard available to retrieve it is sixteen year old, Nanamarvion Seracor. …The Priests are in trouble now.
14 Fun Facts About the Mississippi River: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The Muddy Mississippi is the largest river in the US, and one of the most well known rivers in the world. People have been discovering things about this river for hundreds of years. How much do you know about America’s waterway? Find out: Where does the Mississippi River begin? Where does the River lose most of its elevation? How many dams? The Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
Diamond Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference
. This remarkable diamond buying guide takes you by the hand on a visual shopping adventure to buy your first diamond. You will be amazed how quickly you learn to identify a beautiful diamond for much less than you expected to pay. Overwhelm will be replaced by confidence and excitement as you begin comparing diamonds using the simple techniques provided in this handbook.
14 Fun Facts About Yosemite: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
For millions of years, volcanic activity has been turning rocks into granite. The rocks were uplifted, forming a small mountain range with small streams and creeks weaving their way through the valleys. Surface volcanoes erupted, covering the area in lava. The streams cut new paths. The land was again uplifted; canyons were cut. Yosemite was formed. Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
Parallelogram (Book 3: Seize the Parallel)
Series: Parallelogram, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Ryer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
(Book 3 of 4) As Audie continues her struggle to return to the right universe and the right body, meanwhile Halli Markham, her adventurous parallel self, must take over the simple, quiet life Audie left behind. Halli has survived the Arctic, the Amazon, and dangers all over the world--but can she handle high school?
14 Fun Facts About Yellowstone: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Yellowstone National Park is full of hot springs, geysers and grizzly bears. It also has stone forests, glass cliffs, a glacial lake and colorful canyons created by rivers and waterfalls. All of this is fueled by a supervolcano that could erupt, killing millions of people and devastating the world’s climate for years. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standard