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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 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.
Homeschooling Curriculum Idea
By Danielle Hughes
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.
Funforms, A New Math Learning System
By Joel Steinberg
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!
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.
Lapbooking Made Easy
By Catherine Jaime
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
Let's Play Math: How Homeschooling Families Can Learn Math Together, and Enjoy It!
By Denise Gaskins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Writing Enrichment - The Basics of Good Creative Writing
By Kate Walker
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.
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).
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.
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.
26 Ways To Present Stories To An Audience
By Story Time Stories That Rhyme
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(1.00 from 1 review)
26 Ways To Present Stories To An Audience is an article that list possibilities and ideas for story presentation.