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The Dual Nature of Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus Tales: Literary Research and Analysis as Social Allegory and Folklore
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Dual Nature of Joel Chandler Harris's Uncle Remus Tales is a short literary analysis of Harris’s Uncle Remus Tales as social allegories and folklore. Each of the topics is supported by scholarly works, cited in the ebook. A list of the works cited is also included.
Wommack's Vocabulary+ Buffet: Vocabulary, Word Usage & Pronunciation, Foreign Phrases, Quotations, Poems, Nursery Rhymes, Great Art/Artists, Architecture/Architects, Books/Authors, & Religions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,720. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
WOMMACK'S VOCABULARY+ BUFFET puts you easily on the road to a deep and dynamic vocabulary. Extremely helpful to creative writers too.
Apostrophes: Simple Steps to Better English
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Apostrophes. This simple punctuation mark causes problems for so many people, students and graduates, trades people and business executives, secretaries and scientists, even journalists and writers. If you can’t decide whether to use ’s or s’ (or neither), if you can’t remember whether to use its or it’s, if you get muddled up between plurals and possessives then this booklet should help you.
Fablehaven Literature Unit
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
This is great for home school co-ops or for traditional teachers that would like to incorporate non-traditional reading into their class rooms. This literature unit is amazing for summer reading as well.
Rise Up & Commit: Story structure points 5 & 6
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Discusses the 5th & 6th points of novel structure: the second rising action (otherwise known as the middle) and the end of second act escalation.
Poetry Writing Workshop: A Workbook for Students
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013 by Karenzo Media. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book describes easy to follow directions for creating poems that touch the heart. It includes writing exercises and prompts for traditional poems like the cinquain and haiku and more modern poetry like generated poems and found poetry.
Writing Tips for Authors
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,630. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Writing Tips for Authors is a collection of essays for authors on aspects of writing and book publishing, and the traps that lie in the game.
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
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!
The Classical Speller III, Student Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A 100-year-old, tried-and-true spelling method. Get back to the classics - Education the way it was for every great man of every generation, for about 200 years. The Classical Speller is an invitation to return to a time when people cared about their spelling and everything else they produced. Students following this method will build real self-esteem and pride in a job well done.
500 5-Minute Writing Excercises
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
There are no rules to use this book. Just relax, commit to an exercise, and set that clock to five minutes. Grammar is not the most important part of an exercise. The point is that you get used to just writing whatever comes to mind and seeing where the story takes you. Do take chances and experiment with exercises, reverse them, manipulate them.
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.
The Independent Author's Handbook - Second Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is a grammar dragon? What happens to unicorns when you misuse FANBOYS? This irreverent guide for using our most common punctuation mark will explain.
Dyslexia - Not for Dummies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
dyslexia exists in up-to 20% of the population, yet is diagnosed in only a fraction of that amount. some of the world's greatest minds from einstein to winston churchill were dyslexic, and although not everyone will reach greatness, the author of this book, who is dyslexic himself, tries to give a concise overview of the types of dyslexia, treatment and assessment that can be used.
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.
A Very Brief Guide To English Grammar And Punctuation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why do I need to put a comma here? Why don't I use an apostrophe after that s? What was that rule about prepositions? What is a preposition? This pamphlet outlines the more common concerns associated with English grammar and punctuation and provides a straight forward answer that can be used immediately. Simple to read and simple to use. Simple.
Lingomania
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Lingomania is the 21st century incarnation of one of history’s finest traditions – making stuff up. In this case we’re referring to making up words using the insights provided to us in the original manuals of Lingomania. It is the art of using root words to create new words and using them to impress, insult or entertain yourself and others.
Achieving Effective Style
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
English, like math, is governed by rules that you most likely know, but not consciously. When you consciously understand these rules you will vastly improve your writing. AES will teach you these rules. From this handful of consistent and tidy rules, a multitude of sentence forms emerges. Mastering the logic of English through AES can give you the confidence to embrace these possibilities.
Advantage Study Skllls: Proof reading (Study Aid 11)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The purpose of this booklet is to enable students to proof read and edit their work