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Dictionary of Humorous Words: Vocabulary Building
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Series: English Word Power, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
250 Humorous Words- Words that are intended to be amusing, entertaining, funny, or comical are called Humorous words | Detailed List of Humorous words and their meanings | Sample this: beak [noun] - large or pointed nose of somebody; iron rations [noun]- a small amount of food carried for emergency by soldiers, etc. while climbing or walking; unhand [verb]- to release somebody that you are holding
Applying Cognitive Theories to Learning in Team-based Environment
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
To use jigsaw (cooperative) learning techniques in teaching is only part of the job in regards to differentiated instruction. When you consider the cognitive theories for learning, then team-based learning groups becomes even more exciting. This paper opens up cognitive theories with valid research and applies the learning to a real classroom.
Teaching with Technology 2013: Educators Talking Tech
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Price: Free! Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MAFLT Program. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In this volume, you'll read the words and stories of educators adapting to and working with technology in ways that make their classrooms, whether virtual or traditional, better places for all stakeholders. These educators talk about preferences, experiences and, ultimately, classroom practices from a broad representation of fields that includes language learning, anthropology and composition.
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Inside Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts, you’ll discover ways to… * Implement an aggressive independent reading program * Demystify the writing process for students and new teachers * Challenge your students with Vertical Peer Editing * Reflect on student growth with a Summative Portfolio
Introduction to Teaching Overseas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A preparation and survival guide for anyone thinking about teaching overseas.
Self Awareness & Self Discipline
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Price: Free! Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This free book is my way of continuing to change how education systems deal with human development, individual differences, and behavior problems. Successful for 50 years teaching from k to university, I used the elements of the human potential movement to help my students become self aware, self confident, self motivated, and to accept responsibility for their actions. Parents, it’s for you too.
Hopscotch Challenges: Learn to Code on an iPad!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
This is an eBook of challenges for students to complete using the free iPad app, Hopscotch. Hopscotch can be used to introduce students to basic concepts of software coding and computational thinking, since it uses a "block based" programming language similar to "Scratch software from MIT. (scratch.mit.edu)
Teacher Tidbits: 59 Nuggets of Wisdom For Any Teacher
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Because teachers deserve encouragement, this book contains 59 bite sized tips that any teacher can use.
Searchlights and Sunglasses: Field Notes From the Digital Age of Journalism
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Price: Free! Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Searchlights and Sunglasses is call for change in journalism and journalism education but also an example of change, a digital book and teaching tool designed to help students and journalists who want to ensure that great journalism thrives in the digital age. The digital book was written by journalist and news historian Eric Newton, senior adviser at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation,
Making Education Work
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
Did you ever have a teacher who inspired you to be more than you thought you could be? What did that teacher do to inspire? Was it something that a standardized test could expose? Teachers play a vital role in all of society. They deserve our appreciation; they do not deserve to be treated as scapegoats for all of society’s problems.
A Year in the Cave
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Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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Spend a year in the classroom of public high school teacher Rob Guyette, who created an all-boys English program in De Pere, Wisconsin, that has turned reading from a dreaded task into many boys' favorite subject. Guyette, who attended an all-boys high school 25 years ago, takes readers through the ups and downs of a year as a teacher and shares how he gets boys to read more often -- and like it!
My Friend James Has Autism!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
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This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player is a good book for anyone wishing to improve their Scrabble skills. Whether you are a novice player wishing to improve your game or a veteran player looking for a tweak here and there or just looking for a new perspective of the game, Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player has something for everyone.
Who's Teaching Who? Stories of hope and lessons learned in my first 10 years of teaching
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Price: Free! Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by a national award-winning and National Board Certified teacher, this book is filled with inspiring stories of students overcoming adversity as well as helpful tips on how to survive the stress of teaching, and get results from even the most challenging students!
The Educator's Soul: 60 Lessons to Inspire Teachers and Administrators
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Price: Free! Words: 37,790. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Through the use of 60 insightful anecdotes, this book provides 60 essential lessons to inspire teachers and administrators to be more successful as they teach today’s students and lead 21st century schools.
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China covers the differences, the benefits and drawbacks, of going to work for a public school or training school in China. It will help you decide which one appeals to you more and outlines the visa requirements and qualifications you'll need to work for these places.
Hosea - A guide for those led to teach the book of Hosea - FREE VERSION
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Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophets
This Spirit led study of Hosea gives you all of the tools necessary to lead your Bible study, small group, or entire congregation on a journey that will change them forever. Hosea offers us a glimpse of the unfathomable depth of God's love for us and the lengths to which He will go to demonstrate it. Are we willing to turn and embrace Him?
Quotations to Inspire Transformation
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Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
What slogans have inspired us? What quotes have stuck in our collective consciousness? What moved a nation or a Congress to change direction? That's what we hope to provide parents, students, teachers, directors and anyone who cares about schools.
Improve Your Handwriting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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The written word is as important as the spoken word for communication. However, many people are ashamed of the way they write. They try to hide their handwriting. Spare a few minutes and change the way you write in the days, months and years ahead. You may be young or old, but irrespective of your age this ebook is sure to bring a smile on your face the next time you write.
The ELL Field Guide: Everything I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Teaching
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
ELL is one of the fastest growing fields in education and while the need for qualified and licensed ELL teachers continues to grow there is no “how to” book for undergraduates taking ELL courses that explains the ins and outs of an ELL program. This manuscript is full of experiences and tips that can aid beginning or prospective teachers as they contemplate pursuing this exciting field.