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Editor's Notebook
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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This is a guide to help writers edit their own works. It is often very difficult to find many of your own errors. This guide will provide a systematic approach that if followed diligently will get most of them, prepare for e-publishing and improve style as well. Editors are expensive for self publishers to use so I developed this guide to help me do my own editing. Version 062412
Teen Writing Groups: Twenty Prompts To Get You Started
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This collection of writing prompts includes a variety of ways to get teens' creative juices flowing. It's a great resource for librarians and teachers!
Lesson Plan - Letters of a Convict Girl - Grades 4-6
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: Australian English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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A Week-long Lesson Plan in Story & Language Assessment using the text 'Letters of a Convict Girl - Age 11' by Kate Walker. ~ Questions on content, language use and text interpretation. ~ Letter Writing Model and Task. ~ Suitable for classroom and home schooling.
How to Teach the Autobiographical Essay Composition Project in 9 Classes
Price: Free! Words: 80,810. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This document gives one way of teaching the autobiographical essay to students, although it should also be useful to people who are not students, but who want to write this kind of essay.
HOW TO WRITE GENRE FICTION plus Creative Fiction and Script Writing extras, and Non-fiction
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A useful and entertaining free 30 chapter resource for your creative writing, non-fiction too! HOW TO WRITE GENRE FICTION has popular genres - Crime, Romance, Horror... and How to get Ideas, plus extracts from our Fiction and Script writing books, and some non-fiction guides too. Most of the guides have exercises. Get it now! From Story Software, makers of Story Turbo, the top creative writing app
Story by Story PLUS: BEGINNER
You set the price! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Learn English quickly & easily with this book! Intensive reading program for ESL students and HIGH BEGINNING readers. 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.
Four Seasons of Creative Writing: 1,000 Prompts to Stop Writer's Block
Price: Free! Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Writing prompts are questions and hypothetical situations that are able to cure writer's block instantly. This book gives you exactly one thousand idea-generating prompts that focus on the coldest, warmest, toughest and funniest days of the four seasons.
First Words
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
13 Short Essays on Writing from a Neophyte Author’s Perspective
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Gruffalo
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
The Gruffalo is one of the best selling children's books Amazon sells.My 16 Thinking Hat worksheets include 3 White Thinking Hat sheets (About Facts), 3 Red Thinking Hat Worksheets (About feelings), 3 Yellow Thinking Hat worksheets (positives), 3 Black Thinking Worksheets (Negatives), 3 Green Thinking Hat Worksheets (Creativity) and a Blue Thinking Hat Mind map to help put their learning together.
I have a different story
Price: Free! Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Literate ordinary people are not easily bambazzled. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
The Magic Train - Thinking Hat Guided Reading Worksheets
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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Teachers are frequently told that they should be using the Thinking Hats to teach reading. This is great - except whereever they look, there are no simple, ready made worksheets for them to use. This discourages them from trying a great new way of teaching. This teaching method focuses on 6 different areas of thinking in every book, which of course helps them learn more than simply reading it.
12 Tips for Writing
Series: Write Easily and Productively, Book 1 · All Earnest Long's Non-Fiction, Book 1 · Home Computer Stress, Book 2 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 12 · You Can Learn To Help Yourself, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Any aspiring novelist or short story writer could do with some more tips on writing. The book is written by an author who has been published for more than 15 years. And more recently has been published online. He shares his experience of writing for anyone who wants to write. This is a ‘how to’ book for aspiring fiction writers that answers many questions he or she may have.
How to Teach a Problem-Solving Letter Composition Project in 6 Classes
Price: Free! Words: 43,910. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This document describes a composition project that I have successfully used during my years of teaching at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. The composition project is to write a Problem-Solving Letter that gives the reader information that the reader can use. This is practical writing, as opposed to academic research papers that teachers grade and return to their students.
Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay
Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, 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.
Your Child Can't Read Because His Teacher Cannot Teach Phonics Reading Skills
Price: Free! Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Today, there is a national reading crisis in America. It is imperative that schools, educators and parents return to phonics and phonemic awareness methods of reading instruction. When 40% of our students in public schools are either completely illiterate or functionally illiterate, it is time to address the root cause of this problem. The whole language reading or look and say is not working.
Teach Your Child to Read Using Simple and Inexpensive Techniques!
Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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!
You Too Can Self-Publish!
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
With so many upgrades in today's society, there was a need to give much needed information concerning Self-Publishing for the up and coming authors. I hope and pray this book will enlighten your heart as well as your intellect with the tools you will need to launch out and take a giant step to have the grace to complete your project without the high price of a bigger publishing house. D.S.C.
You Can Teach Your Child To Read Better Today:
Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
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.
What's Wrong With The Way I Speak Forty Problems in Grammar For You To Solve
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book illustrates the reasons why people should speak using good grammar. It also challenges readers to find the problems in 40 sentences that contain grammatical errors. At the back of the book readers are show how the errors can be corrected.
Just Conversations
You set the price! Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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100+ Easy English dialogues for teachers and students. As the title implies, this book is just about conversations. There are a loads of idioms, phrasal verbs and colloquial expressions for a wide variety of situations and topics.