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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.
Tell Tales: A Book on how to 'Tell Tales'
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Writing skills
'Tell Tales' is an innovative new book on how to tell original stories to children. It is full of ideas and suggestions for parents, grandparents, teachers, play-workers and other storytellers to help them begin to make up their own stories, or to help them develop existing skills further. It includes, as examples, a range of stories and games for children up to nine years of age.
Inganzo Nyarwanda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Inganzo Nyarwanda ni igitabo cy’imivugo y’abahanzi nyarwanda. Imivugo y’umwimerere ibereye ijisho n’amatwi kandi itwigisha byinshi mu buzima busanzwe bwa buri munsi.
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.
Novel To Success : How to Write a Good Novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 and represented by Vindimear D Heart. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Novel To Success : How to Write a Good Novel I want to thank you and congratulate you for downloading this book, “Novel to Success” This book contains proven steps, strategies and tips for beginners on how to write a novel in a way that the readers will love it as much as you do.
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.
The Complete Guide to English Spelling Rules
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO ENGLISH SPELLING RULES is the most complete and detailed guide to English spelling rules ever written. Most people consider English spelling to be an intimidating tangle but John Fulford easily and carefully leads the reader through the linguistic maze and proves that there is a great deal of logic to English spelling. A 'Must Have' book for teachers, students, and writers.
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.
Journaling to Become a Better Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
How do you capture that spark of life that lifts your story off the page and resonates with readers in their very soul? You delve into your own soul and learn how to wrap words around your unique human experience, that’s how.
Everything on a Waffle Literature Unit
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
I have broken up Everything on a Waffle into 5 separate study sessions. This way if you teach from the Everything on a Waffle Literature Guide once per week you will be able to teach the entire book in 5 weeks. This is great for home school co-ops or for traditional teachers that would like to incorporate non-traditional reading into their class rooms.
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."
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!
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Rethink Reading Strategies
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Is your child struggling with reading? You know they are smart and have the ability to achieve, but are not progressing. Rethink Reading Strategies has identified revolutionary ways to reconsider how reading is taught to children with learning disabilities or children who are still struggling in reading and comprehension.
Your Child Can't Read Because His Teacher Cannot Teach Phonics Reading Skills
Price: $3.99 USD. 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.
Roads to Writing 1. Making Your Characters Speak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: Australian English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing
Roads To Writing is the first book in a proposed series on creative writing. This one deals with handling dialogue, which for some is a tricky business. But it needn’t be. The rules are quite simple and with these wise words and examples to guide your fingers, you’ll soon know all about inverted commas, the ‘he said - she said’ bit and how to make better use of dialogue in your writing.