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Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Health Promotion Pathways: Applied Activities for the Collegiate Classroom
Price: $27.00 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Health Promotion Pathways is an activity guide for college students enrolled in health promotion classes. The activities range in duration, including problem-solving activities, case studies, and events. They are written to inspire open-ended responses and class discussion. This activity guide best supports content in community health, health education, and program planning.
2015 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(5.00 from 18 reviews)
This 2015 Texas football preview is a season companion, reference guide, and resource for the entire football season. Our goal is to present a rational, entertaining assessment of Longhorn Football, Texas opponents, and the Big 12 Conference, while imparting a more comprehensive and deeper understanding of the game, so that you can enjoy game day, and our Longhorns, all the more. Hook 'em
Messaging: beyond a lexical approach in ELT
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This is a methodology book for language teachers that aims to stimulate reflection and new thinking. It argues that languages can be taught and learned more directly and efficiently by (i) designing learning materials around the approach that structures the traditional holiday phrasebook, and (ii) allowing some forms of translation to play a role in the learning process.
Negotiating for Success: Essential Strategies and Skills
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Van Rye Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating, Nonfiction » Law » Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation
This practical guide to personal and business negotiations goes beyond the bargaining phase to cover the entire process from your decision to negotiate through an evaluation of your negotiation performance. The book includes tools such as a negotiation planner, “decision trees” for calculating negotiation alternatives, psychological tools, and a tool for assessing your negotiation style.
A Scandalous Husband
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A dedicated horse trainer fights to keep her horse ranch and the animals she loves. Her husband may be a bit of a rebel, but he’s always been an honorable man and she suspects there are hidden details behind his conviction. However it’s very hard to look past a dead prostitute…and divorce papers forwarded from prison.
On Being Vegan: Reflections on a Compassionate Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Essay » Sociology
Although the word “vegan” has gained traction in the public consciousness in recent years, misunderstandings and misconceptions still prevail about what “vegan” means. “On Being Vegan" sets out to dispel these myths and demystify what it means to simply live according to the values of compassion, kindness, and wellness we already possess.
Digital Media Skills
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Video production
Learn to use your computer more effectively! Take a peek into digital imaging. Try your voice at audio recording and editing. And get that video off your camera, imported to an editor and compressed. Make something great with your computer.
How to Bring Technology Into Your Classroom: The quick and easy guide for teachers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
With expert advice from educators and technology integration specialists, How to Integrate Technology in Your Classroom, is a quick 20-page guide for all the teachers who have minimal training or budget for tech-based PD.
Economics for Smart Citizenship
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 73,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This book helps people understand the economics that affect them in their daily lives: learning, working, earning, future planning, running a business, penetrating the macroeconomic fog of the media and politicians, and being good citizens. It describes the decision-making process as people try to better themselves and how to set up a society for maximum betterment of its citizens.
Route to Financial Success: Build Wealth, Keep It and Live a Life Free of Money Worries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,670. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This is a book for everyone who wants to become financially independent: teens, new graduates, pre-retirees, retirees—even professionals and celebrities. Faiz Versey brings together his knowledge of financial planning, real-life wealth strategies of the rich, and the steps that made him a self-made “half-millionaire” to reveal recipes for financial success that work.
Teach
Price: $59.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
Teach is the teaching guide for Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science. It's a comprehensive eBook with abundant ancillary materials, science-supported teaching strategies, science standards met with SS, selection of teaching schedules, and extensive references and resources. For science teachers only.
Introduction to HTML & CSS
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » HTML
This book covers the basics of HTML and inline CSS based on the latest standards proposed by W3C. Basic topics are covered to make it possible to build a simple web page. This book is used in Introduction to HTML and CSS topics in courses taught at City College of San Francisco where the author teaches.
Paradigms of Counseling and Psychotherapy
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / general, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
This book presents the "big picture" related to the practice of counseling and psychotherapy. Four counseling paradigms are defined: the organic-medical, psychological, systemic-relational, and social constructivism paradigms. Readers will be challenged to view mental health treatment from a high theoretical level, providing an advanced foundation for psychotherapy research and practice.
Naturally Flawless: A holistic approach to clear skin
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Holistic Skin-care, and how to get rid of acne.
Core Ideas in Neuroscience
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Everybody needs to know something about their brain. But who wants to wade through a tedious textbook that tells you far more than you want to know? This book is organized as modules explaining the basic principles of 75 core ideas. You don’t have to wade through it. You can dance through it, easily getting up to speed on just the few ideas you may need to know about at the moment.
Communication Dynamics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,600. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This book is based on the assumption that all components of communication skills are interrelated. The eight chapters in the book cover the following topics and skills: Communication Process, Listening with Empathy, Perception, Self-concept and Communication, Communication as a Transaction, Communication and Collaboration, Conversation Strategies, and Speaking in Public with Confidence.
The God Factor - For Success and Contentment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a book containing inspirational stories, which boost your zest for life and improves your ability to fight in negative situations. Along with the stories this book contains examples from life which make a person more competent and understanding with life.The book is an illustration that what are the things which play important role in human life and how one can achieve contentment.
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History... Summarized
Series: Boiled Down, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
This is a summary of The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History..Summarized by J.J. Holt
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.