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Classroom Success Through Creativity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Lee Gabor, M.Ed., is a national award winning teacher. She details techniques she used in her classroom to ensure 5th and 6th grade students would be successful. She progressed from being called Ms. Ga-boring by a student to adding lots of characters to teach subjects as well as providing technological advances, songs, dances, and hands-on activities.
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,920. 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!
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
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 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.
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!
Crunchy Word Problems and Other Brain Challenges
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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.
Stage Start! 20 Plays for Children.
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Series: Drama Start, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Stage Start is a collection of 20 plays suitable for primary school children.
English, Topic-Based Tests, Pre-Intermediate Level, Fluency Practice
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Series: English, Fluency Practice, Intermediate Level, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this collection of tests for pre-intermediate level students is a new step in learning English. The main principle on which the tests are based is the combination of grammatical and lexical control with the development of one’s speaking skills. These tests are designed to expose students to English as spoken by native speakers in a wide range of situations.
Does Your Child's Teacher Measure Up?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation
Does Your Child's Teacher Measure Up? is a tool for parents to understand more about our public school system. It includes tools and explanations to help parents evaluate the quality of the education provided by their child's teacher.
A Parent's Playbook for Learning
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Summer 2014 Academics’ Choice Smart Book Award for Mind-Building Excellence Spring 2013 Pinnacle Award Winner - Best Parenting & Family Book. A detailed, practical guide to help parents understand how different personality types learn best. Parents will learn specific, research-backed, actionable strategies that allow their kids to excel and develop confidence in their abilities.
Why Science Fair Sucks and How You Can Save It: A Survival Manual for Science Teachers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
Frustrated K-12 science teachers look no further. "Why Science Fair Sucks" provides a simple plan for turning Science Fair from fiasco to triumph. The book lays out a full Science Fair unit plan broken down into a series of lesson outlines. It includes teaching ideas, directions, rubrics, links and more to bring Science Fair to life for you and your students. Science Fair doesn't have to suck!