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The 7 Effective Communication Skills - How to be a Better Communicator Now
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Want to be a better communicator and improve your communication skills? Want to stop being unheard but instead better articulate your thoughts and messages across clearly to others to get the outcome you want? Discover the 7 essential skills and how to improve them step-by-step to be a much more effective communicator right now!
Really Stupid Writing Mistakes: How to Avoid Them
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 and represented by Sherrill Wark. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
An irreverent & humorous look at the mistakes we all make when we’re writing. And how we can avoid them.
Reading is Fun At Home Activities for Beginning Readers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The goal of this book is to help your kindergartener discover their love for reading. These activities will help your child realize their potential while enjoying the learning process. This book is set up in a weekly format with twelve weeks of activities. Each week builds on the last. Many of these activities can be done anywhere, the car, park, or on a walk. Learning is fun and so is reading.
Editors' Bible
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
As the Editors’ Bible cover implies, this book is intended as a handbook for editors and authors throughout the English-speaking world. If in doubt, use it as a reliable guide. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
Teachnology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Teachnology is a ground breaking book guiding educators in the development and to think critically and how to develop standards-based lessons, activities, and projects with use of the higher order thinking skills to fully develop your students thinking skills and potential. Important strategies and tips for effective student learning are also included in this must-have book.
Tolerance is NOT a Virtue.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why our modern idea of 'Tolerance' is a destructive vice, rather than a helpful virtue. In the first of a series called 'Bloody Nonsense', the author explains how to free our thinking and behaviour from the grudging acceptance of things we disagree with, and helps us towards the freedom to stand up against things that are wrong.
Dyslexia - Not for Dummies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
dyslexia exists in up-to 20% of the population, yet is diagnosed in only a fraction of that amount. some of the world's greatest minds from einstein to winston churchill were dyslexic, and although not everyone will reach greatness, the author of this book, who is dyslexic himself, tries to give a concise overview of the types of dyslexia, treatment and assessment that can be used.
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Inside Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts, you’ll discover ways to… * Implement an aggressive independent reading program * Demystify the writing process for students and new teachers * Challenge your students with Vertical Peer Editing * Reflect on student growth with a Summative Portfolio
Write Better Now
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
If writing is hard work, here’s the help you’ve been looking for. It’s not your third-grade English teacher. It’s not your local grammar Nazi. This little book is on your side.
Diary of a Ranga - Welcome to My World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Diary of a Ranga - Welcome to My World is a short novel used for you to enjoy and learn about phonics. It is based on a true story. This doesn’t mean everything that happens in the story is true but I am sure you will work out what is and isn’t. I wrote this story to help my own children, young adults and adults with phonics and reading. I hope it helps you and yours. Regards Scott
Lingomania
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Lingomania is the 21st century incarnation of one of history’s finest traditions – making stuff up. In this case we’re referring to making up words using the insights provided to us in the original manuals of Lingomania. It is the art of using root words to create new words and using them to impress, insult or entertain yourself and others.
How to Read a Poem: Based on the Billy Collins Poem "Introduction to Poetry"
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by TS Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Literacy
How to Read a Poem uses images like the mouse, the hive, the switch (from the Billy Collins poem "Introduction to Poetry")—to guide readers into new ways of understanding poems. Excellent teaching tool. Anthology included.
One Chunk at a Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
If your child struggles with reading at their grade level, this handbook can help you to help them improve fast. It was written by a former classroom teacher, reading tutor and homeschool mother who doesn't have time for complicated, high maintenance reading programs. One Chunk at a Time is as simple as it gets...and it works!
Advantage Study Skllls: Arguing Skills (Study Aid 9)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This booklet looks at how studets can write good paragraphs with well structured sentences
Amazing Writing Prompts for Kids
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Never stare at a blank page again! This treasure chest for young writers is packed with more than 200 fun, imaginative ideas. Choose from serious topics, silly topics, fiction “story starters,” and more.Use the prompts for daily journaling or as jump-starts for longer pieces. With something for everyone, Amazing Writing Prompts is an ideal resource for beginners and experienced writers alike.
A Very Brief Guide To English Grammar And Punctuation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why do I need to put a comma here? Why don't I use an apostrophe after that s? What was that rule about prepositions? What is a preposition? This pamphlet outlines the more common concerns associated with English grammar and punctuation and provides a straight forward answer that can be used immediately. Simple to read and simple to use. Simple.
Walking The Blue Skies
Price: $2.93 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
An anthology of poems written for readers of all ages. Subjects are taken from the world around us. Inspired by events, weather, pets and wild life, large and small. They are records of daily occurrences which generally pass unnoticed in a busy day. The titles are written to help those teaching young people and who may wish to use poems in their lessons.
Instant Speed Reading - How to Read Faster Instantly!
Series: INSTANT Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / reading & phonics
Do you wish you can read faster? Reading fast is a must these days with so much information out there! Discover how you can read faster for different types of reading, from pleasure reading for enjoyment to fast-paced environment reading when it matters most to absorb information as quickly as possible for work, including graphs and charts. All these and more within "Instant Speed Reading."
Bexar BiblioTech: The Evolution of the Country's First All-digital Public Library
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Information technology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Nelson Wolff takes readers on the journey from his involvement building a 240,000-square-foot central library in 1995 to creating BiblioTech, the first all-digital public library in the country in 2013.
Achieving Effective Style
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
English, like math, is governed by rules that you most likely know, but not consciously. When you consciously understand these rules you will vastly improve your writing. AES will teach you these rules. From this handful of consistent and tidy rules, a multitude of sentence forms emerges. Mastering the logic of English through AES can give you the confidence to embrace these possibilities.