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ABC - English Alphabet Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
"ABC - English Alphabet Book" makes learning the letters of the alphabet fun and easy. Fun and educational learning.
Creative Writing for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Creative Writing for Kids helps children relax and have fun with creative writing. Over 90 exercises, suitable for children aged 7-14.
ABC - The English Alphabet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / English as a Second Language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
"ABC - The English Alphabet" teaches children to know and make the 26 letters of the alphabet. Learning the names and shapes of the letters of the alphabet is the first step to reading. This is one of the most important, most basic things a child needs to know to learn to read. "ABC - The English Alphabet" makes learning the letters of the alphabet fun and easy. Fun and educational learning.
Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet is a hands on, engaging book for teachers and parents who work with children on their phonemic awareness skills. By bridging a child’s natural world with the “mysterious code” of written language, educators can enhance each child’s learning experience. Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet gives children the first key to solving this mysterious code.
Ringer’s Secret School of Writing – Learn To Write Creatively, Semester 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The most important part of this school is the playground. When we write, everything is possible – other worlds, heroic action, true love. Semester 2 continues with writing sessions that will call forth your imagination and provide a structure for writing novels and short stories. 8 new lessons (+ 1 bonus lesson) include Beginnings, Originality, Rhythm, Atmosphere, Point of View, Process, and more.
The Monster Book of Prompts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Monster Book of Prompts is designed to flip through and select any prompt at random. Writing prompts are a great way to get your juices flowing. They can help you get started in the morning or help you out of a jam. There also helpful if you need a good start for your next story. A prompt a day keeps the writers block at bay. With over 400 prompts you’ll never be prompt less.
Rise Up & Commit: Story structure points 5 & 6
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Essay » Literature
Discusses the 5th & 6th points of novel structure: the second rising action (otherwise known as the middle) and the end of second act escalation.
Foiled Plans: Story structure points 3 & 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Essay » Literature
Discusses the 3rd and 4th points of novel structure: the first rising action, and the end of first act plot twist.
Give Your Child the Gift of Reading!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This eBook is filled with 40 years of acquired knowledge about how to teach a very critical skill, reading! Reading is the most important of all academic skills because, you see, all learning flows from reading! The making or breaking of a child's academic potential and successful achievement throughout a child’s school career is dependent upon whether he or she learns to read . . . . . . . well!
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!
Meet the Colors: An Easy Reader Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Aaron Polson. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Meet the Colors introduces children to the three primary colors (red, blue, yellow) and the three secondary colors (green, orange, blue) with bright pictures and simple words. At the end of the book, there is a simple “name that color” game to challenge beginning readers/learners.
The Pocketbook of Prompts: 52 Ideas for a Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by The Fine Line. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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Ideas for stories are everywhere. They’re in archaeological digs, scientific hoaxes, fairy tales, peculiar laws, the lonely hearts, identity theft, and football matches. They’re hidden in snapshots of other lives, and in images glimpsed only for a moment. They’re in your own emotions: lust, envy, rage, love, a desire for life everlasting. They're in anything that sparks your imagination.
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
Show & Tell : the proper uses of summary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Writers are always told to “show, don’t tell,” but every published author uses “telling” sometimes. This short essay discusses how to use telling (summary) effectively.
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
5-Letter Words
Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 2 · Word Puzzles, Book 2 · Puzzles, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Here are 320 fun ways to test your vocabulary knowledge and to discover new words. You are given a word like HYPNOTIC or a series of words like I OWE YOU, and you make as many 5-letter words as you can from that word or series of words using only those letters. Sound simple? Sometimes it is, sometimes it isn't. Great fun and a great way to learn new words.
4-Letter Words
Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 1 · Word Puzzles, Book 1 · Puzzles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
“How many 4-letter words can you make from a given word or series of words?” is the object of these puzzles. I give you a word like TABLET, or words, IPHONE APP, and you make as many 4-letter words as you can from the given letters then compare them with my Solutions. These 320 puzzles are a fun way to exercise your brain and test your vocabulary. Includes link to onelook online dictionary.