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Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet
By Susan Staunton
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.
Crunchy Word Problems and Other Brain Challenges
By Cindy Koepp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
As the state and federal testing gets increasingly harder, students are required to solve tougher math problems. This book contains over 400 word problems and questions for mathematical concepts. All the problems and questions have been used in 4th and 5th grade math classes. The problems vary in complexity and include information for modifying them upward or downward to meet a variety of needs.
The Basics
By Laura K Marshall
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.
Be Your Child's Maths Tutor Book 2 - Algebra
By Angie Fish
Series: Be Your Child's Tutor Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 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.
Create Your Own Successful Homeschooling Program: A Practical Money-Saving Method for Designing Lessons, Worksheets, Projects, Assessment, and Even Your Own Homeschooling Curriculum!
By Bobbi Roque Hornik
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!
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.
One Chunk at a Time
By Mary Oelschlager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
If your child struggles with reading at their grade level, this handbook can help you to help them improve fast. It was written by a former classroom teacher, reading tutor and homeschool mother who doesn't have time for complicated, high maintenance reading programs. One Chunk at a Time is as simple as it gets...and it works!
The Indian in the Cupboard Reading Group Guide
By Jason Elliott
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “The Indian in the Cupboard" by Lynn Reid Banks activity guide 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 14 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.
Bridge to Terabithia Reading Group Activity Guide
By Jason Elliott
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.
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!
WaTonka Camp Cowboys, A Study Guide
By Joe Novara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This Study Guide complements the novel, Wa-Tonka, Camp Cowboys by providing tools for boy and girl readers to extract themes, values and writing skills from this and other stories they read. This is the first book in the series followed by: Saving For Trace; Riding The Waves; Zan; Can Do, Zan; A Horse in My Kitchen; and finally, Mountain Rules.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
By Nicolette Groeneveld
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
Tips for Teachers: Teaching About Time
By Irene Taylor
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.
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!
Easy Phonics 3 Worksheets (Simple word building 1)
By Ian Mitch
Series: Clever Cat Phonics, Book 18. Price: Free! 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
Write Hard: Prompts, Prods, and Pep-Talks for Writers
By Aaron Polson
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.
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.
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).
The ABC’s of Homeschooling
By Laura Ann Huber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
If you’ve ever wished for an instruction booklet on educating your children at home, The ABC’s of Home Schooling, was designed for you. Each letter of the alphabet is assigned an important principle necessary for teaching your children in the comforts of your home. This book will give you the courage and the confidence you need to start home schooling your child today. 
Çocuk ve şiddet
By Erman Demir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: Turkish. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
20 Kasım 1959'da Birleşmiş Milletler Genel Kurulu'nda "Çocuk Hakları Bildirgesi kabul edilmiştir. On ilkeden oluşan bu bildirge aşağıdaki gibidir...