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Editor's Notebook
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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
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Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: Australian English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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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.
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Gruffalo
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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
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Price: Free! Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
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.
Four Seasons of Creative Writing: 1,000 Prompts to Stop Writer's Block
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Price: Free! Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
13 Short Essays on Writing from a Neophyte Author’s Perspective
How to Teach the Autobiographical Essay Composition Project in 9 Classes
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Price: Free! Words: 80,810. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: 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.
The Magic Train - Thinking Hat Guided Reading Worksheets
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
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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.
How to Teach a Problem-Solving Letter Composition Project in 6 Classes
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Price: Free! Words: 43,910. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: 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
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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.
Story by Story PLUS: BEGINNER
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You set the price! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.
HOW TO WRITE GENRE FICTION plus Creative Fiction and Script Writing extras, and Non-fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is a great free 70 page resource for all your creative writing! HOW TO WRITE GENRE FICTION has many popular genres examined PLUS extracts from our Fiction and Script writing books, and some non-fiction guides too. Most how to write guides have exercises. Get it now! From Top Writing Courses website.To inspire and help you, from Top Writing Courses website. Get it now!
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!
Dyslexia Solved
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Price: Free! Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Dyslexia Solved is a step-by-step guide for parents and teachers of struggling readers, many of whom have been previously diagnosed as dyslexic or learning disabled. The Reading Vision System described in this book was designed by George Manilla, M.D., an inquisitive dyslexic who discovered a simple solution to visually compensate for his disorder. Follow these steps and Dyslexia Solved!
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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
Basics of Reading
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You set the price! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Basics of Reading is written as a guide for parents who are seeking answers to why their child is having problems learning to read. Most of us do not remember how we learned to read; so the task of helping our children becomes insurmountable when our child is "falling behind".
#Näthatsdebatten Del 4 av 4 i serien Twitterstorm
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Series: Twitterstorm, Book 4. You set the price! Words: 800. Language: Swedish. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Del 4 i serien Twitterstorm består av en tvärvetenskaplig forskningsrapport och studiesammanställning. Där man kommer att studera vilka slutsatser som man kan drar av det här rådata materialet som finns och som förekommer i samtliga dessa tre e-böckerna om #MänNätHat, #NätHat och #NätKärlek. Den tvärvetenskapliga forskningsstudie rapportsammanställningen kommer att publiceras här när den bli klar.