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Legendary Learning: The Famous Homeschoolers' Guide to Self-Directed Excellence
By Jamie McMillin
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
By Annie Thomassen
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?
By Kieran Squires
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
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
By HowExpert Press
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!
By Leslie A. Susskind
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.
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.
Twenty Strategies to Boost Reading Comprehension
By Sandy Fleming
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
By Sandy Fleming
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
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.
So You Want to be an Author?
By Jim Woods
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
By Sheryl
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
Informative information on Ciadas. Can be used for home schooling. Educational.
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.
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
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Security Planning
By Michael J. Franklin
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This book combines Parts 2.1, 2.2 and 2.3. The topics go into great detail and address the areas of professional bodyguarding conduct, etiquette, manners, verbal and written communication skills, the advanced planning requirements, the different kinds of threats bodyguards are exposed to.
How To Tutor - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Tutoring
By HowExpert Press
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,230. 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
By PS Pirro
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
By Solutionexp Corporation Limited Hangzhou
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。
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Part 4.2 - Basic Tactics
By Michael J. Franklin
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book goes into great detail what professional bodyguards need to know about the every day defensive tactics that they will need to protect others.
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!