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On the Board: 200 Fast, Fun & Easy Warmer, Filler and Fast-Finisher Activities by Walton Burns
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016 by Alphabet Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters(5.00 from 3 reviews)
On the Board contains over 200 proverbs, brain teasers, riddles, puzzles, and jokes, all collected, classroom-tested, and curated over my 16 years of teaching ESL & EFL. Pick one, put it up on the board, and get students thinking and working as soon as class begins.These activities are the easiest, no-prep, fun ways to kick off your class. They also work as fillers, closers, or for fast-finishers.
Designing and Developing an Online Course: A Guide for Educators by Dr. Patricia Delich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Written by an educator for educators, this ebook covers the practical questions that often arise when designing and developing an online course. Topics were collected and assembled from questions asked over my years of working closely with educators. It is designed to help educators create an online course that is usable, accessible, and engaging so students get the most out of an online course.
The Magic of a Master Teacher by Joseph P. Badame
Price: Free! Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the tale of the career of one master teacher whose excellence and dedication caused each of her students to perform to the best of his or her abilities and become stellar members of our society. How sad it would be to let the significance of her life be lost to future generations. The recounting of her story is an attempt to not allow that to happen.
School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come by Kristin Fontichiaro
Price: Free! Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Essay » Technology(5.00 from 1 review)
A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
Lapbooking Made Easy by Catherine McGrew Jaime
Series: Helps from a Homeschool Mom of 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling(5.00 from 1 review)
A lapbook is a portable project filled with pictures and other neat information about a topic. It's a great hands-on way for students to start learning about a topic, or to wrap up a study. But many teachers/parents are intimidated by where to begin with these great resources. Our goal is to take the unknown out of lapbooking and show you how easy it is to incorporate lapbooks.
DUH! The American Educational Disaster by Norman W. Wilson, PhD
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011 by Melange Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
Are our children receiving the education necessary to become innovative and productive adults? No. DUH! The American Educational Disaster pinpoints current educational issues and proposes solutions. This collection of essays by Norman W. Wilson PhD is an insightful new look at an old problem.
What If by Jeff Gray
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
Jeff Gray's 6th book is written to challenge, confront and encourage all public school stakeholders. What If asks tough questions that need to be answered.
My Friend James Has Autism! by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
Competitive Speaking: A Guide for Preparing and Winning High School and College Speaking Event Competitions by Sam Lester
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
Thousands of students in middle school, high school, and college compete in speaking events every year through their student organizations. This guide will show students, parents, and advisers a way to successfully plan and win in these events! The events covered are public speaking, job interview, impromptu or extemporaneous speaking, team or individual presentations, and many others.
My Smashwords Template and chilli recipe by Mark Christie
Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
Just a simple template using an adaption of recommended styles. Content is basically one chilli recipe with picture.
The Three Keys of Effective Communication with Teens by Justin Young
You set the price! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Parents & educators: Ever wonder why you can't seem to get through to teenagers? In this mini-ebook, motivational youth speaker & Teen Life coach, Justin Young, reveals the Three Keys of Effective Communication that will help you build relationships of trust to empower you to help teens. There's no magic pill; but there is a magic process, and it starts with Communication!
Improve Your Handwriting by Alex Mathew
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The written word is as important as the spoken word for communication. However, many people are ashamed of the way they write. They try to hide their handwriting. Spare a few minutes and change the way you write in the days, months and years ahead. You may be young or old, but irrespective of your age this ebook is sure to bring a smile on your face the next time you write.
Creating eBooks for Education by Monica Sevilla
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(3.00 from 1 review)
Creating eBooks for education is a guide that shows any educator how to create and integrate eBooks into the curriculum in minutes. This guide assists with process of creating eBooks, gives you ideas and examples of lessons and projects that you the educator and your students can create on computer.
The Public Schools Aren’t Broken – Destroying Children & America is What They Were Designed to Do by Greg Perry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016 by MakeRight Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary(1.00 from 1 review)
"This is the funniest book about public school teachers I've ever read!"> Public schools, private schools, or home education... What's a family to do? Wowser, a good place to look first would be right here! Set your seats in their upright position and enjoy the ride through academia's nooks and crannies, revealing secrets and surprised all the way!