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Charlotte's Web Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “Charlotte's Web” activity guide by E.B. White 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.
Creative Senior Moments
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Price: Free! Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Old women don't always think of their lost loves, sometimes they think about politics. texting or the latest fad. Here are a number of things that I did not know when I was young. Topics range from bad people,business and friendship to human rights, narcissism and sex.
Shiloh Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “Shiloh” activity guide by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor 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.
Anita’s Revolution
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 73,490. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cuba, 1961. Everything is in flux since the revolutionary government under Fidel Castro took control. People are either strongly for the Revolution or strongly, even violently, against it. Cuban teen, Anita Fonseca, volunteers to live in the rural countryside to teach adults how to read and write.
Remember When & La Voieuse
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Series: Kids Write Club - Gerald McShane, Book 46. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012 by 99 Series LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Remember When & La Voieuse are two works of children's fiction by the two Grade 6B teachers at Gerald McShane who led by example to their respective students as they participated in the the Kids Write Club literacy program adopted and approved by the English Montreal Schoolboard. They are the creators of " Il etait deux fois".
Island of the Blue Dolphins Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “Island of the Blue Dolphins" 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 is a good resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book. This is not the actual book.
Creative Writing for Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Creative Writing for Kids helps children relax and have fun with creative writing. Over 90 exercises, suitable for children aged 7-14.
The Hobbit Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “The Hobbit” activity guide by J.R.R. Tolkien is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It does not include the actual book. 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!
The Search for African Orality
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Africa is commonly seen as the 'oral' continent, a contrast to 'literate Europe'. The anthropologist Ruth Finnegan, building on long experience of Africa's oral arts from both documentary and first-hand field sources, queries this notion and reveals Africa as the site of both oral and literate practices, and astoundingly rich in each. Remarkably readable as well as illuminating .
A Very Brief Guide To English Grammar And Punctuation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why do I need to put a comma here? Why don't I use an apostrophe after that s? What was that rule about prepositions? What is a preposition? This pamphlet outlines the more common concerns associated with English grammar and punctuation and provides a straight forward answer that can be used immediately. Simple to read and simple to use. Simple.