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Kindle Buffet: Find and download the best free books, magazines and newspapers for your Kindle, iPhone, iPad or Android
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Price: Free! Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Buyer’s guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
One of the best things about Amazon's Kindle system is that many popular books are offered completely free of charge during brief promotional periods. If you manage to find and download a book while it’s offered free, it’s yours to keep—forever. It’s a great way to sample a new genre, or perhaps discover an author you hadn’t noticed before.
Quilting Unit Study for Homeschoolers
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Award-winning author, quilt designer, instructor, and homeschooling parent Maria Peagler offers a guide to teaching your own children through the art of quilting. Incorporate hands-on quilting projects for girls and boys alike, to learn and apply art, mathematics, history, economics, and many other subjects. Meant to accompany my quilting book, Color Mastery, but can stand alone.
Home Schooling - Discover your Kids' Hidden Talents
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Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Kids'n'Go Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Are home schooled children destined to be more successful than others? A travelling home schooling family prove it right as they witness their 14 year-old daughter’s first ever ebook being launched worldwide!
Ann at Nusery
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Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Nursing school study guides
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is aimed at helping you teach your child how to read leading on to using phonics.This is a simple picture book to discuss with your child. The author was dyslectic and wishes all parents worldwide to be able to teach their child how to read using phonics giving them a head start for life, the books are aimed to be affordable to all and are available in e book format.
10+ of Our Top iPod/iPhone Applications to Educate and Entertain Preschoolers & Toddlers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
One day, a relative introduced me to the IPOD. Thinking it was only for adults, I was shocked to learn she has given it as a gift to her 2 1/2+ year old as a learning tool. I did the same and was surprised that, after multiple uses, a preschooler can actually learn how to operate an IPOD. This book recommends excellent applications that teach preschool concepts via various activities and games.
Homeschooling Curriculum Idea
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Series: Assorted Writings, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new idea for a unique curriculum for home schooling and further education. Updated.
The Red Well-Read Reader - Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The Red Well-Read Reader - Book One is the first book of a ten-book series. Each of the first nine books has roughly 40 stories teaching children to understand the written word. Book Ten, containing phonics illustrations, is a primer for the series.
Be Your Child's Maths Tutor Book 2 - Algebra
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Series: Be Your Child's Tutor Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012 by Angelfish eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills
This book was written by an experienced maths tutor to help parents and carers to be able to tutor their child in algebra and equations. This book contains 10 lesson plans for hourly tuition sessions, which would cost £20-£25 if you paid a tutor. Written in Plain English so that even the most nervous adult can understand the concepts before explaining it to their child.
Homeschooling Boys - Gaining Maximum Success from Minimum Cooperation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
What do you do when life gives you boys to raise? In Tina Razzell’s case the answer is homeschool them. In her fifteen years as a homeschool mom she’s discovered that life with boys is neither easy, nor predictable but can always be made to work with creativity and patience. She shares in this book her trials and successes homeschooling her four children, three of them male.
The Phantom Tollbooth: A Teaching Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This ebook is a guide for reading The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster. It is written for students ages 10-12. These lessons can be used by homeschoolers as part of a homeschool curriculum or by students who just want to be guided as they read a really great book. It can also be used by teachers who may be teaching this book to their classes, since it includes many great teaching ideas!
For the stellar and more voodoolulu – for the 1st annual scavenger hunt extravaganza [and her helpers and fellow organizers] From Danielle Hughes [thanks for all the great music over the years]
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Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
These are rough notes from a fiction idea I was exploring that used an assortment of ideas I was considering. I thought the rough notes were interesting enough to allow people to see, but not worth pursuing further as a fiction piece currently. The idea was that sometimes in a community there might be a surge in group energy for an assortment of reasons might need to be worked off in many ways.5.2
26 Ways To Present Stories To An Audience
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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26 Ways To Present Stories To An Audience is an article that list possibilities and ideas for story presentation.
Tips for Teachers: Teaching About Time
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Series: Teacher Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Time is a fascinating subject, and one that offers many opportunities for learning, both for those just starting out with telling time, to more advanced ideas like time zones, time telling devices and telling time by the sun and stars. This ebook includes lesson ideas on basic time telling, reading analog and digital clocks, 24-hour clocks, the reasons for seasons, and much more.
Funforms, A New Math Learning System
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Funforms is a new math symbol system. Unlike Roman Numerals, it is iconic and ideographic. It makes the continuity between whole numbers and fractions easily understood. It is a binary tally mark place order system. It is a math second language, giving the learner the opportunity to review what s/he learned before s/he had fully developed critical thinking skills. Try it, you'll like it!
Be Your Child's Maths Tutor Book 3 - Shape, Space and Measure.
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Series: Be Your Child's Tutor Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012 by Angelfish eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This book was written by an experienced maths tutor to help parents, and carers, to be able to tutor their child in general maths. This book contains 15 lesson plans for hourly tuition sessions (which would cost £20-£25 if you paid a tutor)on maths units ranging from 2D shapes to Pythagoras theory. This ebook is also suitable for adults taking basic and functional skills maths courses.
Teaching Writing to Children Part Two: Expository and Persuasive Writing
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Series: Teaching Writing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
The genres of expository writing and persuasion are covered in this book. Each lesson has a description of the writing genre, how to practice in class, teaching ideas, and ways to display student work. Lessons on bookmaking and publishing are included. Great for writing teachers and homeschoolers.
儿女培养手册
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: Chinese. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
《儿女培养手册》是一本培养优秀儿女的经典指南。
The IRS and Your Homeschool Organization
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
When does a homeschool organization have to deal with the IRS? The pros and cons of tax exempt 501c3 status for homeschool organizations. Is it needed? Is it worth it? Also covered are non profit incorporation, the application process, and how to maintain tax exempt status.
Writing Enrichment - The Basics of Good Creative Writing
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: Australian English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 1 review)
NOT another book about coming up with ideas for stories, but how to actually WRITE them! These exercises are crafted around the specific process whereby students learn to write. (See introduction.) Low stress for teachers & students alike. No pre-class prep. Open the booklet & read. Also suit homeschoolers. A radically new approach, originally developed for students with learning difficulties.
Build Writing Muscle: 20 Activities to Get Kids Writing
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Build Writing Muscle with some great activities and exercises to help kids develop writing fluency, learn about sentence structure, improve paragraph skills and learn about larger works and research. The activities are perfect for any young writer from grade two on up and are appropriate for adult learners as well. The book includes information about the development of writing skill, too.