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Legendary Learning: The Famous Homeschoolers' Guide to Self-Directed Excellence
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,300. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Join the ranks of Legendary Learners - big thinkers, creators, leaders and achievers who earned success on their own terms. Read about famous homeschoolers such as: Andrew Carnegie, Thomas Edison, Agatha Christie, Robert Frost, Louis Armstrong and others. Find out what these legends had in common. Their fascinating stories will inspire you to think about homeschooling in a whole new way.
Left-Handed But Not Left Behind, A Positive Approach for the Left-Handed Student
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
A thorough and comprehensive self-help book for teaching the left-handed student. With the most up-to-date research & info. on left-handedness that puts southpaw rumors and myths to rest, valuable information on how to nurture & teach the left-hander in a right-handed world with a writing method just for lefties. Plus some fun interviews with Celebrity Lefties on how they coped with being a lefty.
How Many Animals Do You See?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Encourage your child to learn in this fun and exciting book that focuses on number skills and animals.
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.
It's Time for Good Manners!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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.
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.
Twenty Strategies to Boost Reading Comprehension
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Twenty Strategies to Boost Reading Comprehension will guide you through a quick check of your child's reading comprehension skills, then gives you twenty simple yet powerful tools to help your young reader improve comprehension.
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.
How to Turn Your Struggling Reader into a Super Reader This Summer
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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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.
So You Want to be an Author?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
English usage and grammar textbooks, at least those volumes when in paper print, are so big, so heavy…so complete. Students toting books and laptops in backpacks need relief, just as home authors can use more space on their reference bookshelves. So You Want To Be an Author? takes up little space and weight but most importantly provides immediate answers.
CICADAS
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Informative information on Ciadas. Can be used for home schooling. Educational.
TaraElla's Liberal Curriculum 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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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.
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.
How To Become a Tutor - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Becoming a Tutor
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
- How to tutor students the right way. - How to find your clients. - How to make tutoring lessons effective and fun for students. - How to praise your students the right way. - How to start and build your tutoring business. - How to raise your tutoring fee. - Make an impact in a student's life. - Help students achieve better grades and re-ignite their passions for education and life.
101 Reasons Why I'm an Unschooler
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
A manifesto for living and learning in freedom.
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。
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
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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!
Important Constitutional Documents
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Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons · 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
There are many, many documents that came before the U.S. Constitution, and contributed to it directly or indirectly. I have gathered together the ones that I found very useful in my studies of the Constitution. These work well for a “compare and contrast” study between any of the various documents and each other, and between these and the Constitution itself.
Organized Ramblings: Home Education From A to Z
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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.
Bodyguards – How to protect others – Part 4.1 Bodyguard’s Defensive Weapons and Equipment
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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This book is written in a manner to teach basic skills in choosing, care for and using bodyguarding defensive weapons which includes personal firearms and protective vests. 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, and the equipment they need to do it.