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How To Homeschool Your Children - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Homeschooling Your Children
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
This guide examines several different areas of homeschooling, including: - Making the decision to homeschool - Scheduling - Choosing Your Curriculum - Legal Issues - Socialization The guide includes step-by-step instructions and pinpointed lists of both what to do and what not to do.
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
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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.
Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet is a hands on, engaging book for teachers and parents who work with children on their phonemic awareness skills. By bridging a child’s natural world with the “mysterious code” of written language, educators can enhance each child’s learning experience. Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet gives children the first key to solving this mysterious code.
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.
Lapbooking Made Easy
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Series: Helps from a Homeschool Mom of 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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A lapbook is a portable project filled with pictures and other neat information about a topic. It's a great hands-on way for students to start learning about a topic, or to wrap up a study. But many teachers/parents are intimidated by where to begin with these great resources. Our goal is to take the unknown out of lapbooking and show you how easy it is to incorporate lapbooks.
Write Hard: Prompts, Prods, and Pep-Talks for Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Nobody said writing fiction was going to be easy. Take chances, make the courageous, daring choice. Write hard. No one wants to read another version of what's come before. No one wants the same thing, warmed over, and served cold. This is a time to be bold and foolish with your writing; you just might like the outcome.
Let's Play Math: How Homeschooling Families Can Learn Math Together, and Enjoy It!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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If you are like many homeschooling parents, math is not your favorite subject. Would you like to break out of the textbook mold and explore math through “living” books and activities? Whether you hope to replace your math program or just to supplement it, Denise Gaskins will show you how to turn math into a learning adventure for the whole family.
Create Your Own Successful Homeschooling Program: A Practical Money-Saving Method for Designing Lessons, Worksheets, Projects, Assessment, and Even Your Own Homeschooling Curriculum!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This is a do-it-yourself book for homeschooling parents who want to save money, customize their child's education, and create an optimal learning environment. By designing your own lessons, worksheets, projects, and assessment you will tailor your program to your child's needs. This book explains what homeschooling is, why you want to do it, and how to set up your own program. Get started today!
Easy Phonics 3 Worksheets (Simple word building 1)
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Series: Clever Cat Phonics, Book 18. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
These books are aimed at helping you teach your child how to read using phonics.This is a book focuses on the simple sounds of letters. Use with supporting worksheets and first word books. The author is dyslectic and wishes all parents to be able to teach their child how to read using phonics giving them a head start for life, the books are affordable to all and are available in e book format
A Little Princess Novel Literature Unit Study
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
A Unit Study to use while reading the Novel. The Novel is NOT included.
Bridge to Terabithia Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “Bridge to Terabithia” activity guide by Katherine Patterson is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 15 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book.
CLAM: Cognitive Learning Activities and Manual
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Teachers, Home Schoolers and Parents: Keep Your Kids Happy as a Clam while Learning! CLAM (Cognitive Learning Activities & Manual) is for grades 2-7, with more advanced level activities taking it into grade 8. Perfect for home schooling and enrichment programs. Filled with craft activity resources to make learning fun.
Benny Study Questions Teacher Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Ten year-old Benny travels west with a knife-throwing, card-playing bank robber, a savage black stallion, and the promise that God will never leave him. Can he trust that promise? Explore this Historical adventure. Understand the time period better. Full story text, comprehension, thought questions essay and research suggestions plus vocabulary by chapter and answer keys.
Learning on the Road: Educational Travel Tips, Curriculum, and Destinations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Stuck in the rut of classroom or kitchen-table based learning? Take to the road for a fresh dose of educational adventure with this guide to travel learning. Stress less and enjoy more with travel tips on how to spend less, eat better, sleep well, and learn tons. Contains curriculum ideas, unit study suggestions, personal narratives, and details on more than 75 U.S. educational destinations.
The Classical Speller, Grade I, Student Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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, from our Colonial forefathers up until about the 1970’s. 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.
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.
It's Time for Good Manners!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
Part story book, part practice book, all parts fun! Children learn good manners -- and how to tell time -- with this colorful activity book. They'll spend the day with Torie, Tad, Tessa and Tyler and see how it's time for good manners all day long. And then they'll get the chance to practice telling time -- all while enjoying the cute clock designs, and without realizing they're learning.
Earth Day Every Day - Lesson Plans
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Earth Day Every Day Lesson Plans (K-12) is full of activities for your students to learn about recycling, reusing and composting. Every activity uses recycled materials. We all can make a difference and these activities help your students see how.
The Basics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Basics will take you on a refresher course of the writing basics. This book is geared to the new writer. You will find this guide helpful in your journey to a writer’s life.
Paused in Polynesia Part 6: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The final chapter in an incredible family journey... with plans dashed due to catastrophic natural disasters, the Anderson family detoured to the South Pacific island of Fiji and then familiar resorts in the islands of Hawaii, before returning home after five months away. Share our last few weeks of adventure, as well as our personal reflections once we returned to our "normal" Canadian lives.