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How-To Home Soil Tests: 10 DIY Tests For Texture, pH, Drainage, Earthworms & More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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Offers simple at-home tests for soil texture, pH, drainage, and earthworm counts. Also how to read soil colors and how to read your plants. Includes charts, tables, glossary, further resources, how to make your own pH paper, and why all soil lab test results are not the same. A good resource for gardeners, homesteaders, and homeschoolers.
Two Old Women by Velma Wallis: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This literature unit study does not include the book Two Old Women by Velma Wallis. Due to copyright laws, you must purchase Two Old Women separately or borrow it from your library to use in conjunction with this literature unit study. Two Old Women is a retelling of an Alaskan legend about two old women abandoned by their tribe in the heart of a brutal winter. This unit study is for grades 5-10.
Benny Study Questions Student Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Ten year-old Benny travels west with a knife-throwing, card-playing bank robber, a savage black stallion, and the promise that God will never leave him. Can he trust that promise? Explore this Historical adventure. Understand the time period better. Full story text, comprehension, thought questions essay and research suggestions plus vocabulary by chapter.
Ramona Quimby Age 8 Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This Ramona Quimby - Age 8 activity guide goes along with a great book of the same name, written by Beverly Cleary. It 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, and reading comprehension.
Celebrating Thanksgiving
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
Celebrating Thanksgiving in the classroom.(K-12) Pilgrims, turkeys, dinner with family are but a few favorite that will be covered in these lesson plans of Thanksgiving. You’ll be thankful and having fun while learning math, science, crafts, art, writing, research skills, listening skills and reading. Get your classroom of Pilgrims ready for some Thanksgiving fun.
Teaching Composition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This teaching textbook teaches one to write from the beginning to the end, and contains everything you need for a lesson planner to teach your students how to write anything. This book contains everything you need to teach a composition course successfully. From grammar review to commonly misused words, to how to write different styles of essays.
The Classical Speller, Grade II, Student Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
A 100-year-old, tried-and-true spelling method. Get back to the classics - Education the way it was for every great man of every generation, from our Colonial forefathers up until about the 1970’s. Return to a time when people cared about their spelling and everything else they produced. Students following this method will build real self-esteem and pride in a job well done.
Mathematics Principles on your Mobile
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 38 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 38. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,040. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This eBook has been optimized for use on mobile devices with a small screen. Now published as a portable, learning, reference and subject revision guide, students, teachers and hobbyists can have their own low-cost portable version as an eBook on a mobile phone + PC, Tablet and Smartphone Apps.
What If...?: A Book of Questions for Thinking, Writing, and Wondering
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
In this book you will find many “what if” questions to use for critical thinking, writing topics, or to just wonder what it would be like if only it were true. This book is written by a college professor who has had to think of many ideas for her students to write. From social psychology to politics to history to fun, this is a great teaching textbook.
Teaching Literature
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Are you looking for a book that will give you some better understanding of literature and how to teach it? With this teaching textbook and lesson planner you will leave your students with a better understanding and appreciation of literature through many of the works and stories covered.
Simply Put: A Study in Economics Student Book
Series: Economics Simply Put. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
This book was written to be an alternative to high school economic textbooks (particularly for homeschoolers). Warning, it is clearly written by a fiscal conservative! This student book includes 36 lessons, and an optional mid-term exam and final. (The answers and two optional classroom activities are available in the printed Teachers' Key, and just the answers are in the ebook version).
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This homeschool literature unit study does NOT include the original book, Number the Stars by Lois Lowry. This book is a companion study guide, which includes 9 lessons, unit projects, vocabulary/spelling lists, reading quizzes, schedules, and essay questions. Number the Stars won the 1990 Newbery Award and is an ideal book for a homeschool unit study because of its historical context.
My Sight Words: Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Concepts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
A collection of 45 Sight Words to make practicing fun, convenient and readily available. This collection of words has also been grouped alphabetically, so that other learning opportunities are available.
Parents: Help Your Child Succeed! Book 4 - At Key Stage 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation
Understand what your child should learn throughout Key Stage 2 - and make it happen!
Teaching Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Do you need a guide for teaching philosophy? This book gives you some basic discussion questions, essay questions, assignments, and even includes grading rubrics! Includes are notes on Thomas Hobbes, Renee Descartes, and John Locke. This book gives you enough material to teach an introductory philosophy class. Whether you teach in an institution, or home school, you will find this book to be
Amazing Writing Prompts: Homeschool Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Finally, a collection of writing prompts just for homeschoolers! This treasure chest for young writers is packed with more than 200 fun, imaginative ideas. Prompts are inclusive and suitable for students from a variety of backgrounds. Use them for daily journaling or to jump-start longer pieces. Authored by a veteran homeschool mom, Amazing Writing Prompts is ideal for writers of all skill levels.
I Love to Read Lesson Plans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
I Love to Read lesson plans is reading fun for all grade levels. (K-12) This activity packed book has something for every grade level, short stories, recipes, activities, games and more. Encourage your reluctant readers and propel your other students to the next level. Your students will love these activities all most as much as they love to read.
The Unexpected Homeschooler: Anxiety and the Gifted Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
What do you get when you put a High IQ kid into a public school? After placing our little boy in the hands of the Los Angeles public school system, we realized that No Child Left Behind was quickly leaving our bright child completely on his own.
The Red Well-Read Reader - Book Five
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The Red Well-Read Reader - Book Five is the fifth mini book of a ten-book series. Each of the first nine books has roughly 40 stories teaching children to comprehend the written word. Book Ten, containing phonics illustrations, serves as the primer for the series.
I Love to Write - Workbook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
I Love to Write workbook (K-12) is chock full of writing instruction and tons of exercises and activities. Each exercise builds upon the prior section of work. Depending on the age and ability of your students this can be an independent study book or a lesson plan to work through with the entire class. Have all your students shouting (in their indoor voices) I Love to Write!