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The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
By Rachel Tolman Terry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,280. 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.
The Scariest Haunted House Project - Ever!: Project Kids Adventures #2
By Gary M Nelson
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 2. Price: $5.99 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.
Stage Start and Stage Start 2! 40 plays for children
By Julie Meighan
Series: Drama Start, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,610. 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 and Stage Start Two is a collection of 40 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.
English, Topic-Based Tests, Pre-Intermediate Level, Fluency Practice
By Alexander Pavlenko
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,360. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.
The Ultimate Tree House Project: Project Kids Adventure #1
By Gary M Nelson
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 1. Price: $5.99 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
A Parent's Playbook for Learning
By Jen Lilienstein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
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 amassed from nearly 100 reference texts that will help them create learning environments that allow their kids to excel and develop confidence in their abilities.
Stage Start! 20 Plays for Children.
By Julie Meighan
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.
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.
Classroom Success Through Creativity
By Lee Gabor
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
By Maggie M. Larche
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
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!