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Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
By Jeremiah Kleckner
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
Four Seasons of Creative Writing: 1,000 Prompts to Stop Writer's Block
By Bryan Cohen
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.
Lesson Plan - Letters of a Convict Girl - Grades 4-6
By Kate Walker
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.
I have a different story
By John Skoyles
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.
Write: Inspirations for Writers, Part 2
By Sheila Hollinghead
Price: Free! Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Writers are notorious for being at once narcissistic and self-abasing. Christian writers are no different. They doubt and question. Can Christian writing even be defined? Is it possible to make a difference in the world? What does it mean to be professional? And why, if a Christian is truly called to write, is it often a struggle to polish their writing to shine God's light?
16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for The Gruffalo
By Peter Fogarty
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.
The Magic Train - Thinking Hat Guided Reading Worksheets
By Peter Fogarty
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.
Story by Story PLUS: BEGINNER
By Faiza Raintree
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.
Rise: Inspirations for Writers, Part 1
By Sheila Hollinghead
Price: Free! Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
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Writers are notorious for being at once narcissistic and self-abasing. Christian writers are no different. They doubt and question. Sheila Hollinghead encourages Christian writers to seek God's will, study the craft, and learn the basics. And she further calls them to examine, find unique voices, and soar on wings like eagles...to Rise, Write, Shine.
Teen Writing Groups: Twenty Prompts To Get You Started
By Tammy Blackwell
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!
The Screenwriters Way: Capture and Magnify Your Story Idea
By Brian Craft
Series: The Screenwriter's Way. Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
Capture and Magnify Your Story Idea arms you with the tools to capture lightning in a bottle! 6 clear and concise steps that contain and focus your 'flash of inspiration' story idea to magnify and transform it into a rock solid foundation ready to build your entire screenplay. A journey of a thousand miles, begins with the first step, but you have to start in the right direction!
Basics of Reading
By Linda McNine
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".
First Words
By Arshad Ahsanuddin
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
Editor's Notebook
By Kalifer Deil
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