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Frankenstein (Illustrated) for kids - Adapted for kids aged 9-11 Grades 4-7, Key Stages 2 and 3 by Lazlo Ferran
Series: Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Victor Frankenstein dabbles with forces he cannot understand when he creates a monster at University in Geneva and brings it to life. Mary Shelley’s classic monster story has delighted readers and film fans for many years. This version of the story has been specially adapted for kids from nine to twelve years old. The language and vocabulary are simple.
Pocket Guide for Writers and Editors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handy Pocket Guide helps writers and editors create a professional manuscript that achieves the writer's desired outcome.
Inventions (Big Ideas: Low Intermediate)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2018 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Have you ever looked at something and wondered, “Where did that come from?” The 15 articles in "Inventions" tell you the history of inventions, from simple things, like pencils, to complicated one, like the GPS on your cellphone. Some inventors were famous, but others were ordinary people with surprising stories. For low intermediate (B1) readers.
How you can start writing your book successfully
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
How you can start writing your book successfully
The Nature of One-Syllable English Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
English One-Syllable words fall into over 250-word families. A word family is a group of words having the same basic structure. An example of a word-family is ail family. This family includes the words, ail, bail, brail, fail, flail, frail, grail, hail, jail, mail, nail, pail, quail, rail, etc. The author made a study in connection with the Splinters Online Word game that will soon go live.
Insider Editing Tips for Self-Publishers
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The most brilliant of thoughts will make little impact on your audience if your audience can't follow your logic due to weak and sloppy sentence structure. If you can't afford to hire an editor for your self-published writings, then read this short-read book to find out the whys and wherefores of self-editing.
Single-stroke English (summary edition)
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Single-stroke English or Single stroke English is the English alfabet simplified to single strokes. This may be shortened, for convenience of speech, to "Single English" given the abbreviation: SE. Single-stroke English (SE) is based on a rational system of one speech sound, one letter. This greatly simplifies English spelling. And the SE alfabet is kept short for ease of learning.
Talking Out Loud - How to Write Sparkling Dialogue
Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
An entertaining guide to help writers polish their dialogue and turn good into great. Mo Fanning entertains as well as educates. Your essential companion on the road to publication.
The Insecure Writer's Support Group Writing for Profit
Price: Free! Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
From writing to publishing to marketing, the Insecure Writer's Support Group members provide tips on making money as a writer. This guide represents the spirit of the IWSG - to encourage and support writers everywhere!
Variety Pack: Readers' Choice (Big Ideas Intermediate)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The ten stories and articles in this graded reader are written in simple, accessible English. They explore a range of topics from science & technology to fashion & music to travel & adventure.
Variety Pack: Readers' Choice (Big Ideas Low Intermediate)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The twelve stories and articles in this low intermediate graded reader are written in simple English and explore a range of topics from surprising success stories to extreme weather to other worlds...and more.
The Trials of Writing & Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
A collection of blog-posts covering many aspects of writing a novel. Charting my progress - from inspiration to completion, rejection to publication.
Futureproofing Your Writing - How to avoid anachronisms in fiction to keep your prose timeless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
How to avoid anachronisms in fiction to keep your prose timeless.
How To Write A Short Story in 7 Days
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Designed in house by the Needle In The Hay editorial team, How To Write A Short Story in 7 Days is an introductory toolkit for novice writers looking to take their first foray into the format. It's also useful for intermediate writers who want to hone their craft or professionals looking to expand their skill set.
Fifty Ways to Teach Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book for ESL/EFL teachers has 50 activities, games, techniques, and exercises to help you teach reading skills in an enjoyable way - for both you and your students! The book is divided into five sections: a) Pre-reading Activities b) Reading Activities c) Post-reading Activities d) Intensive Reading Activities e) Extensive Reading Activities
Slave Wages in America - Turbulence of Life in the World
You set the price! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Early in life we are introduced to school as a means to learn, acquire knowledge, get informed, and get educated. Illiteracy becomes more of a curse and an outdated way of life. Hence, the procedure of learning begins and incorporates a large portion where the activity of humanity is founded.
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.
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.
Resumen, reseña, artículo, informe, comentario y ensayo
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles
Cuando nos enfrentamos al problema de elaborar un texto académico nos enfrentamos a una decisión: ¿qué tipo de texto debo elaborar según mis propósitos comunicativos? Una vez se ha elegido el texto, nos surge otra pregunta, ¿cómo debo elaborar ese escrito a fin de que quede bien hecho?
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.