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Fifty Ways to Teach Young Learners: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
A resource book for teachers of English as a second or foreign language. This book presents ideas and techniques appropriate for young learners, divided into sections for Vocabulary; TPR, Songs, and Chants; Flashcards; Grammar; Combination Activities; and Holidays. Several of the activities are illustrated with photographs from the instructor’s own classroom.
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Striker Jones doesn't need a magnifying glass to solve the crime, and neither will your students! Written for children ages 7-10, Striker teaches basic economics, including supply and demand, trade-offs, prices, and risk. Each story comes with a lesson plan for you to use to draw out the economic lessons with your class, including vocabulary, fun activities, and assignments!
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.
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Snail And The Whale
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
The Snail And The Whale is a very popular children's picture book. There are very few teaching resources for it. This book contain 16 Thinking Hat worksheets for it. 3 Worksheets on Facts (White Hat), 3 worksheets on feelings and emotions (Red Hat), 3 worksheets on positives (Yellow Hat), 3 worksheets on problems (Black Hat), 3 Worksheets on being creative (Green Hat) and a mind map (Blue Hat).
Stage Start Two! 20 more plays for children
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Series: Drama Start, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
Children love acting out plays whether it is reading aloud in a classroom or performing in front of a large audience. Stage Start Two is a collection of 20 plays for children. It provides children with the opportunity to have lots of fun and enjoyment as well as helping them to develop reading, comprehension and communication skills.
Postcards from Mr. Pish: East Coast Edition (Volume 3)
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Series: Mr. Pish Educational. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Mr. Pish, the lovable Jack Russell Terrier, leads readers on an expedition down the East Coast of the United States in Postcards from Mr. Pish Volume 3. With each new discovery, the traveling terrier sends a postcard with full-color photographs and engaging text geared to promote outdoor learning and literacy. Best viewed on a large, color e-reader screen.
The Scariest Haunted House Project - Ever!: Project Kids Adventures #2
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Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions
A surprise announcement brings the Project Kids back together in a two-school competition to build the best Halloween display. Armed with Vampires, Goblins, Zombies, Ghosts and the lessons they learned on their previous adventure, it seems like there is no way they can lose! Join the Project Kids as they embark on their bravest adventure yet – to build the Scariest Haunted House – Ever.
The Ultimate Tree House Project: Project Kids Adventure #1
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Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions
The Ultimate Tree House Project introduces basic Project Management concepts to children through an entertaining, funny story and simple lessons taught to one of the children by her father who is (of course) a Project Manager. She applies what she has learned and suddenly the girls are leaping ahead of the boys who had “just started building" - without a plan. Illustrated by Mathew Frauenstein
Postcards from Mr. Pish: South and West Edition (Volume 4)
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Series: Mr. Pish Educational. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
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The adventurous Jack Russell Terrier, Mr. Pish, is back - this time to guide readers through portions of the southern and western USA in Postcards from Mr. Pish Volume 4. Each postcard Mr. Pish sends is filled with engaging text and full-color photographs designed to inspire both young and old to read, explore, and learn. Best viewed on a large, color e-reader screen.
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" activity guide by Beverly Cleary is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. This book is written by the legendary Judy Bloom. It is broken up into a 16 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, projects, and reading comprehension questions.
The Writing Prompts Workbook, Grades 11-12: Story Starters for Journals, Assignments and More
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Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This creative writing workbook (which includes a downloadable PDF version) is perfect for teachers and parents to help their eleventh and twelfth grade students learn to love writing. This workbook includes prompts on a variety of subjects.
Torrey Pines Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
What is the most extraordinary summer a child could ever imagine? Would it include going on a midnight grunion run, discovering the mystery of a pool carved into a 48 million year-old rock, standing inches from a mountain lion, assisting with the rescue of a Pygmy Pilot whale, learning how to surf and more? This children’s book is an awe-inspiring, adventure-filled summer of a lifetime!
TooToo Goes On a Field Trip
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / Vocabulary & Spelling
TooToo Goes on a Field Trip is a book for young readers. There is a picture for just about every letter in the alphabet. TooToo Fish will take you on an adventure with her down the river. Cute drawing of TooToo Fish and animal pictures will appeal to children of all ages.
Pre-K Puppets: Illustrated
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This well illustrated puppet ebook is an excellent how-to tool and learning resource for parents and educators. With guidance, puppet use can aid the 3- to 5-year old child grow socially and emotionally, develop oral-language skills and personality traits, and learn to connect with community. The different puppets provide a springboard for creative ideas for child, parent, and educator.
The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This homeschool literature unit study does NOT include the original book, The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston. This is a companion study guide, which includes 15 lessons, unit projects, vocabulary/spelling lists, reading quizzes, schedules, and essay questions. The Creature Department is full of scientific wizardry, and is a great homeschool literature unit for tech-savvy students.
Helping with Homework: A Guide for Teachers and Parents
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Series: Teacher Tips. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Homework...does that word make you cringe? Homework is probably the most talked about idea in education today. Is it an unnecessary waste of energy for student and parents, or a useful tool for teachers?
Poppy By Avi Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This “Poppy” activity guide is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 17 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. Students will love this great book written by Avi, and it would be an excellent resource for a home school reading this book!
Fourth Grade Rats Reading Group Activity Guide
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Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General
This great activity guide written for the book, "Fourth Grade Rats" by Jerry Spinelli 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, reading comprehension, and projects. It is a great book to use with a lower level or struggling 4th grade readers.
English Grammar– Do, Does, Did: Patterns and Examples
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Series: English Daily Use, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This book covers the following topics: use of ‘do’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | use of ‘does’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | use of ‘did’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | ‘Do’ and ‘Does’ are used in present tense while ‘Did’ is used in past tense.
Teach Your Child to Read Using Simple and Inexpensive Techniques!
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Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Finally, answers to the reading questions that anyone who works with young children either in a classroom or at home setting will need to know!