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Teaching Stamina and Silent Reading in the Digital-Global Age
Price: Free! Words: 66,040. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Most students can read, but they don’t have rigorous independent reading habits. What many students lack is stamina—the ability to persevere in reading texts on their own.
Adult Literacy Help Reading and Writing
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Picture book designed to help teach adult complete beginners to both read and write. The book introduces no more than eight new words on every page and the PDF version is designed to be printed out so the student can then copy and learn to write the words as well as read them.
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.
Creating Characters
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Creating Characters Is the first 2 chapters of the complete course called Fiction Writer's Workbook .This book deals with most issues faced by aspiring writers when starting out and for building characters out of the air. It includes notes on, and exercises in the introduction to writing, setting up to write, how to create dynamic characters.
Rhyme-O-Grams Word Game
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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This game challenges you to solve a word problem where a short poem uses four words made from the same letters. A further challenge is for you to create a Rhyme-O-Gram to challenge the creator of this game. Both parts of the problem are not easy to solve.
The Independent Author's Handbook - Second Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: 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.
Really Stupid Writing Mistakes: How to Avoid Them
Price: $2.99 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.
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
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.
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.
A Very Brief Guide To English Grammar And Punctuation
Price: $1.49 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.
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
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.
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.
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 T.S. 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.
Instant Speed Reading - How to Read Faster Instantly!
Series: INSTANT Series. Price: $4.97 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."
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!
Paper Hearts, Volume 1: Some Writing Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Practical advice meets real experience as NY Times bestselling author Beth Revis speaks on writing. A combination of philosophy and hands-on activities, this book is perfect for the aspiring author. Save the Cat meets Bird by Bird in the first of three volumes on writing, publishing, and marketing.
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. They are records of those common occurrences which generally pass unnoticed in a busy day. Dedicated to all those who enjoy being outside; taking time to watch, listen and enjoy the adventures on the other side of the door.
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.