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It Ain't Flat: A Memorizable Book of Countries
By Karl Beckstrand
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games and puzzles
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It Ain't Flat is a fun list of countries meant to be read aloud to facilitate easy memorization (or just entertaining reading).
Kindle Buffet: Find and download the best free books, magazines and newspapers for your Kindle, iPhone, iPad or Android
By Steve Weber
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
By Maria Peagler
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.
How I Learned
By Shamus Young
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
Home Schooling - Discover your Kids' Hidden Talents
By Witold Matulewicz
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!
TaraElla's Liberal Curriculum 2011
By TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(4.00 from 1 review)
This was inspired by UK PM David Cameron's speech on 'muscular liberalism'. I am a big supporter of the idea, and this is part of my take on it. This is a curriculum designed for school-aged students who want to learn how to see the world through liberal ideals. It is also designed for every liberal parent who wishes to introduce the liberal worldview to their children.
Ann at Nusery
By Ian Mitch
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.
By Heart: A Mother's Story of Children and Learning at Home
By Kathleen Melin
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010 by Clover Valley Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
If you or someone you know is considering home schooling, this book will give you an inside look at the experience. "By Heart" introduces readers to a family discovering a freer form of education complete with some joy and some struggle. Issues such as the home school decision, socialization, and the economics of co-parenting are examined in this delightful and provocative memoir.
How to Understand Economics in 1 Hour
By Marshall Payn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011 by Assent Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
How can it be that the richest country in history is in such a financial mess? If the voters don't understand the very basics of economics, the wonder is the economy isn't in a worse mess. How can it be that voters don't understand economics since it's so important they do? There has never been a source of information on economics that people can easily understand. NOW THERE IS!
10+ of Our Top iPod/iPhone Applications to Educate and Entertain Preschoolers & Toddlers
By Dr. Vairona
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Computers and technology
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.
Catching Tongues: How to Teach Your Child a Foreign Language - Even If You Don't Speak One Yourself
By Carolyn Gibson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Written for parents who would like to teach their young child a foreign language, but don't know where to start, this book shows you the many ways you can introduce a new language in a playful way, providing a foundation for language learning that will last for a lifetime. "A brilliant and important book" - Dr Martin Stephen, High Master, St Paul's School, London
How to Turn Your Struggling Reader into a Super Reader This Summer
By William Roulston and Sidney Turner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Bodyguards – How to protect others -The Players and their roles - Workbook and additional material
By Michael J. Franklin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This workbook is designed to confirm learning objectives of what bodyguards need to know in protecting others. This book should be used in direct connection with Bodyguards – How to protect others – Part One – The Players and their roles.
Organized Ramblings: Home Education From A to Z
By Catherine Jaime
Series: Helps from a Homeschool Mom of 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Are you a new homeschooler looking for answers to questions? Are you an experienced homeschooler in danger of burning out? Catherine, Mom of 12, has words of encouragement for each of you. With 29 years of homeschooling experience, she has seen much, cried much, and lived to share her experiences with you. She doesn't have all the answers -- but she is happy to share her experiences & stories.
The Red Well-Read Reader - Book One
By TD McGann
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.
The Phantom Tollbooth: A Teaching Guide
By Irene Taylor
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!
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Part 3.1 - Emergency Medicine and Accidents
By Michael J. Franklin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,540. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bodyguards are hired for when things go wrong. One of the biggest reasons aside from personal security for having bodyguards is that they are skilled and capable of dealing with medical emergencies. This book goes into great detail what the most common medical emergencies are that bodyguards are likely to find themselves in.
Homeschooling Boys - Gaining Maximum Success from Minimum Cooperation
By Tina Razzell
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.
Bodyguards – How to protect others - A.T.I.S. – Individual Security Concept for Event Planning
By Michael J. Franklin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book goes into great detail what bodyguards need to know about planning and attending high level, high security events. It's written in an understandable, easy to follow format. Its principals and procedures are standardised the world over and will bring you the reader or bodyguard to the next level.
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Basic Course
By Michael J. Franklin
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a basic bodyguarding course. It's written in a manner to teach basic skills to those who are starting out in the profession, those who want to increase their knowledge and also gives an in-depth look as to what bodyguards are expected to do, the people they work for and the intruders that they protect them from with hundreds of questions to check understanding.