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Lesson Plan - Letters of a Convict Girl - Grades 4-6
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Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: Australian English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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A Week-long Lesson Plan in Story & Language Assessment using the text 'Letters of a Convict Girl - Age 11' by Kate Walker. ~ Questions on content, language use and text interpretation. ~ Letter Writing Model and Task. ~ Suitable for classroom and home schooling.
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Gruffalo
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Gruffalo is one of the best selling children's books Amazon sells.My 16 Thinking Hat worksheets include 3 White Thinking Hat sheets (About Facts), 3 Red Thinking Hat Worksheets (About feelings), 3 Yellow Thinking Hat worksheets (positives), 3 Black Thinking Worksheets (Negatives), 3 Green Thinking Hat Worksheets (Creativity) and a Blue Thinking Hat Mind map to help put their learning together.
How to Turn Your Struggling Reader into a Super Reader This Summer
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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Parents whose children are reading below grade level will find this book a godsend. Two long-time reading teachers have simplified the mysterious process of learning to read. In twenty short lessons, they explain easy, effective and fun activities you can use to turn your child into an independent, lifelong super reader this summer. For children from kindergarten through 3rd grade.
The Magic Train - Thinking Hat Guided Reading Worksheets
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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Teachers are frequently told that they should be using the Thinking Hats to teach reading. This is great - except whereever they look, there are no simple, ready made worksheets for them to use. This discourages them from trying a great new way of teaching. This teaching method focuses on 6 different areas of thinking in every book, which of course helps them learn more than simply reading it.
Sonnets: How To Write Them in Minutes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The favored poetry form of Shakespeare comes to modern life for all writers in this splendid Guide. McDowell's examples and exercises effortlessly lead the reader/writer into the intricacies of the English, Italian and Spenserian sonnets to original compositions. This book is informative and fun.
Your Child Can't Read Because His Teacher Cannot Teach Phonics Reading Skills
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Today, there is a national reading crisis in America. It is imperative that schools, educators and parents return to phonics and phonemic awareness methods of reading instruction. When 40% of our students in public schools are either completely illiterate or functionally illiterate, it is time to address the root cause of this problem. The whole language reading or look and say is not working.
Story by Story PLUS: BEGINNER
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You set the price! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Learn English quickly & easily with this book! Intensive reading program for ESL students and HIGH BEGINNING readers. A great resource for both adults & children. 25 units & 150 activities. FEATURES: Pictures, Pre-reading, Comprehension/discussion questions, Graphic organizers, Vocabulary, Grammar, & Writing. Answer Key. 201 pages.
Theatre of the Mind: Writing and Publishing Radio Dramas in the Classroom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Theatre of the Mind (a how-to book for teachers) The book is filled with ideas and information to help students write and produce radio plays. Levels of difficulty in the projects range from easy to challenging. The book is written with middle/high school students in mind, many of the ideas, are sure to inspire teachers of all levels to include more performance projects in their classrooms.
Last Reader Standing: The Story of a Man Who Learned to Read at 54
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Last Reader Standing is the story of Archie’s amazing—and often painful—journey of becoming literate at middle age, struggling with the new found knowledge of his dyslexia.
War Games: Classic Fiction for the Christian Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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Journey through eighteen classic works of fiction from Beowulf and Njal’s Saga to Mansfield Park and The Lord of the Rings, discovering the exceptional wisdom hidden inside the world’s best-loved stories.
The Cask of Amontillado Common Core Standards Reading Lesson Plan
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A comprehensive lesson plan aligned with the Common Core Standards for Reading: Literature for grades 9-12 (10 classroom hours). CCS: RL: 9-10.1 – 10.10 CCS: RL: 11-12.1 – 12.10 Follows the Madeline Hunter format.
Give Your Child the Gift of Reading!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This eBook is filled with 40 years of acquired knowledge about how to teach a very critical skill, reading! Reading is the most important of all academic skills because, you see, all learning flows from reading! The making or breaking of a child's academic potential and successful achievement throughout a child’s school career is dependent upon whether he or she learns to read . . . . . . . well!
Teach Your Child to Read Using Simple and Inexpensive Techniques!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Finally, answers to the reading questions that anyone who works with young children either in a classroom or at home setting will need to know!
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today:
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today is a clear, concise description of reading and the learning process. Written in easy to understand terms, it enables anyone to teach reading to anyone.
Dyslexia Solved
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Dyslexia Solved is a step-by-step guide for parents and teachers of struggling readers, many of whom have been previously diagnosed as dyslexic or learning disabled. The Reading Vision System described in this book was designed by George Manilla, M.D., an inquisitive dyslexic who discovered a simple solution to visually compensate for his disorder. Follow these steps and Dyslexia Solved!
Rethink Reading Strategies
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Is your child struggling with reading? You know they are smart and have the ability to achieve, but are not progressing. Rethink Reading Strategies has identified revolutionary ways to reconsider how reading is taught to children with learning disabilities or children who are still struggling in reading and comprehension.
Reading is Fun At Home Activities for Beginning Readers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The goal of this book is to help your kindergartener discover their love for reading. These activities will help your child realize their potential while enjoying the learning process. This book is set up in a weekly format with twelve weeks of activities. Each week builds on the last. Many of these activities can be done anywhere, the car, park, or on a walk. Learning is fun and so is reading.
One Chunk at a Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
If your child struggles with reading at their grade level, this handbook can help you to help them improve fast. It was written by a former classroom teacher, reading tutor and homeschool mother who doesn't have time for complicated, high maintenance reading programs. One Chunk at a Time is as simple as it gets...and it works!
Story by Story PLUS: Basic Intermediate
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Build reading ability quickly & easily. Intensive reading program for BASIC INTERMERDIATE ESL students & students learning to read. A great resource for both adults & children. 25 stories & 150 activities. FEATURES: Pictures, Pre-reading, Comprehension/discussion questions, Graphic organizers, Vocabulary, Grammar, & Writing. Answer Key. 290 pages.
Meet the Colors: An Easy Reader Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Aaron Polson. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Meet the Colors introduces children to the three primary colors (red, blue, yellow) and the three secondary colors (green, orange, blue) with bright pictures and simple words. At the end of the book, there is a simple “name that color” game to challenge beginning readers/learners.