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Step By Step Stories - A New Approach to Writing
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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A totally new way to Teach & Learn story craft & creative writing. Exercises honed in the classroom by a well-published, professional author. For Teachers - Home Schoolers - Young Solo Writers. No pre-class prep. Open the book & read. Sample download will give you the intro, plus Exercise 1 to trial. Students love this approach. It makes them feel like real writers.
Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This free download describes a composition assignment that I have used successfully during my years of teaching at Ohio University.
The Better Writing Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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The Better Writing Guide offers myriad tips to improve your writing, and delves deeply into things that will enhance your skills, such as character point of view, tenses and writing style. If you have purchased the EDITORS’ BIBLE, please do not purchase this book.
Last Reader Standing: The Story of a Man Who Learned to Read at 54
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Last Reader Standing is the story of Archie’s amazing—and often painful—journey of becoming literate at middle age, struggling with the new found knowledge of his dyslexia.
Simple Writing Strategies Presents: Write Any Book For Profit In 30 Days or Less
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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So you want to learn how to write a book but you don't know where to start, or even what to write about, you just know you want to write one. Well my dear fellow writer, I have you covered. In this book you'll learn essential skills that will enable you to write a book faster than you ever thought possible, even if you've never written a lick of content in your life.
Authors - Quick and Easy Tips to Writing Credible Characters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
You may have a compelling story and an engaging style but if your characters do not resonate with your reader or viewer your project will not come alive. Courses, workshops, and studying what has been written by professional writers is all good, but sometimes all you need to get yourself in the flow is a new perspective. This booklet can be a valuable aid in helping bring your characters to life.
How to Really Be a Better Writer: A Meta-Method of Learning and Playing with Words, Figures of Speech, Rhetoric, and Tropes
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013 by Lennox Mumpsfield. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
I hope to provide what you might not be getting out of a traditional English or Humanities curriculum. We are in search of a meta-method of learning and playing with words, figures of speech, rhetoric, and tropes. We'll talk about flashcards, spaced repetition, and other processes that you can use to supplement such practices. Learn how to cultivate your literacy and vocabulary using many sources.
The Cask of Amontillado Common Core Standards Reading Lesson Plan
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A comprehensive lesson plan aligned with the Common Core Standards for Reading: Literature for grades 9-12 (10 classroom hours). CCS: RL: 9-10.1 – 10.10 CCS: RL: 11-12.1 – 12.10 Follows the Madeline Hunter format.
Story by Story PLUS: HIGH BEGINNER
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Build reading ability fast, by up to two grade levels! Intensive reading program for HIGH BEGINNER ESL students & students learning to read. A great resource for both adults & children. 25 units & 150 activities. FEATURES: Pictures, Pre-reading, Comprehension/discussion questions, Graphic organizers, Vocabulary, Grammar, & Writing. Answer Key. 201 pages.
Teach Your Child to Read Using Simple and Inexpensive Techniques!
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Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Finally, answers to the reading questions that anyone who works with young children either in a classroom or at home setting will need to know!
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
The Independent Author's Handbook
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
The Monster Book of Prompts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The Monster Book of Prompts is designed to flip through and select any prompt at random. Writing prompts are a great way to get your juices flowing. They can help you get started in the morning or help you out of a jam. There also helpful if you need a good start for your next story. A prompt a day keeps the writers block at bay. With over 400 prompts you’ll never be prompt less.
The Miracle of Oral Communication
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
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The Miracle of Oral Communication is an easy to read book on public speaking in the digital age. Jim Hulse explains the formula for excellent speech making. He outlines the basic concepts on controlling speaker's anxiety, visual aids, stage presence and gaining audience acceptance. Nearly anyone can be a good public speaker if they follow the formula the author explains in this ebook.
Fablehaven Literature Unit
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
This is great for home school co-ops or for traditional teachers that would like to incorporate non-traditional reading into their class rooms. This literature unit is amazing for summer reading as well.
Give Your Child the Gift of Reading!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This eBook is filled with 40 years of acquired knowledge about how to teach a very critical skill, reading! Reading is the most important of all academic skills because, you see, all learning flows from reading! The making or breaking of a child's academic potential and successful achievement throughout a child’s school career is dependent upon whether he or she learns to read . . . . . . . well!
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today:
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today is a clear, concise description of reading and the learning process. Written in easy to understand terms, it enables anyone to teach reading to anyone.
Roads to Writing 1. Making Your Characters Speak
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: Australian English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Roads To Writing is the first book in a proposed series on creative writing. This one deals with handling dialogue, which for some is a tricky business. But it needn’t be. The rules are quite simple and with these wise words and examples to guide your fingers, you’ll soon know all about inverted commas, the ‘he said - she said’ bit and how to make better use of dialogue in your writing.
Advantage Study Skllls: Proof reading (Study Aid 11)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The purpose of this booklet is to enable students to proof read and edit their work
Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Get your creativity in gear with Mighty Magnificent Book of Prompts. You’ll find prompts, story starters, and first lines to get your creativity flowing. But beware you never know where a prompt may take you. So let loose and have fun. I’m sure you’ll come up with a Mighty Magnificent story.