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Making and Using Machinima in the Language Classroom
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Creating and using machinima in the language classroom is a guide to encourage teachers and learners to create videos in virtual worlds (machinima) for enhancing language lessons. Although the book is not specifically about learning or teaching in virtual worlds it does help and gives instructions for the reader to access and be able to use Second Life for the purpose of machinima making.
Striker Jones and the Midnight Archer Teacher's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
Come see why the Midwest Book Review calls Striker Jones a "fun and rollicking series" with "effortless teaching of both cooperation values and basic economics." The Striker Jones and the Midnight Archer Teacher's Companion is the guide to the second book of the Striker Jones economics series for kids. Use this self-contained economics curriculum to enrich your social studies units for kids 8-12.
Education, Curriculum and Educology
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?
Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This homeschool literature unit study does NOT include the original book, Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool. This book is a companion study guide, which includes 12 lessons, unit projects, vocabulary/spelling lists, reading quizzes, schedules, and essay questions. Moon Over Manifest won the 2011 Newbery Award and is an ideal book for a homeschool unit study because of its historical context.
Writer, Writer, Words on Fire Fun and Easy Ways to Build Your Child's Passion and Skills for Writing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Writing skills
Writer, Writer, Words on Fire is the book for parents who want to help their elementary age children become passionate and effective writers. Lots of ideas, specific examples, engaging and entertaining stories illustrate the many things parents can do to help. Regardless whether your state is using local standards or Common Core Standards, these ideas will help parents help their kids.
The Definitive 21st Century Technology Guide for Educators
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
The Definitive 21st Century Technology Guide for Educators is an innovative guide that describes and shows educators how to use 21st Century technology to bring the curriculum alive both in the classroom and on the go.
Little House Series for All 9 Little House Books
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
A Unit Study to use while Reading the novel. This unit study DOES NOT include the novel. This unit study offers many wonderful activities to use while having students read the book. There are between 6 and 10 lessons.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Information Literacy 
But Were Afraid to Google
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Price: Free! Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Essay » Technology
A collection of reflections about information and digital literacy practice in schools, libraries, support organizations, and informal learning settings. Note to Smashwords users: hyperlinks may not be functional in the HTML or JavaScript versions but are active in the .epub and .mobi downloads.