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101 Reasons Why I'm an Unschooler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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A manifesto for living and learning in freedom.
Learning on the Road: Educational Travel Tips, Curriculum, and Destinations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Stuck in the rut of classroom or kitchen-table based learning? Take to the road for a fresh dose of educational adventure with this guide to travel learning. Stress less and enjoy more with travel tips on how to spend less, eat better, sleep well, and learn tons. Contains curriculum ideas, unit study suggestions, personal narratives, and details on more than 75 U.S. educational destinations.
Build Writing Muscle: 20 Activities to Get Kids Writing
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Build Writing Muscle with some great activities and exercises to help kids develop writing fluency, learn about sentence structure, improve paragraph skills and learn about larger works and research. The activities are perfect for any young writer from grade two on up and are appropriate for adult learners as well. The book includes information about the development of writing skill, too.
Benny Study Questions Teacher Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ten year-old Benny travels west with a knife-throwing, card-playing bank robber, a savage black stallion, and the promise that God will never leave him. Can he trust that promise? Explore this Historical adventure. Understand the time period better. Full story text, comprehension, thought questions essay and research suggestions plus vocabulary by chapter and answer keys.
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.
Important Constitutional Documents
Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons ยท 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
There are many, many documents that came before the U.S. Constitution, and contributed to it directly or indirectly. I have gathered together the ones that I found very useful in my studies of the Constitution. These work well for a “compare and contrast” study between any of the various documents and each other, and between these and the Constitution itself.
Writing Prompts for The Giver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This booklet contains 50 thought-provoking writing prompts that will deepen readers' understanding of Lois Lowry's classic novel, The Giver. Use the prompts for daily journaling, longer assignments, test questions, or discussion starters. With something for every writer, Writing Prompts for The Giver is an ideal resource for homeschoolers and classroom teachers.
The Classical Speller, Grade I, Student Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
A 100-year-old, tried-and-true spelling method. Get back to the classics - Education the way it was for every great man of every generation, from our Colonial forefathers up until about the 1970’s. Return to a time when people cared about their spelling and everything else they produced. Students following this method will build real self-esteem and pride in a job well done.
Lapbooking Made Easy
Series: Helps from a Homeschool Mom of 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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A lapbook is a portable project filled with pictures and other neat information about a topic. It's a great hands-on way for students to start learning about a topic, or to wrap up a study. But many teachers/parents are intimidated by where to begin with these great resources. Our goal is to take the unknown out of lapbooking and show you how easy it is to incorporate lapbooks.
It's Time for Good Manners!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 550. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
Part story book, part practice book, all parts fun! Children learn good manners -- and how to tell time -- with this colorful activity book. They'll spend the day with Torie, Tad, Tessa and Tyler and see how it's time for good manners all day long. And then they'll get the chance to practice telling time -- all while enjoying the cute clock designs, and without realizing they're learning.
A Little Princess Novel Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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A Unit Study to use while reading the Novel. The Novel is NOT included.
Earth Day Every Day - Lesson Plans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Earth Day Every Day Lesson Plans (K-12) is full of activities for your students to learn about recycling, reusing and composting. Every activity uses recycled materials. We all can make a difference and these activities help your students see how.
Spell Storytell
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Spell Storytell is an article that presents a curriculum for different spelling lists based on storytelling.
Extraverted Intuitive's Playbook for Learning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology
As parents, we know that every mom and dad strives to help their kids develop an appetite for learning that will last a lifetime. But, if we want our kids to "think different", we need to first acknowledge that they "learn different"...then help them learn to play to those learning strengths.
The Basics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The Basics will take you on a refresher course of the writing basics. This book is geared to the new writer. You will find this guide helpful in your journey to a writer’s life.
Twenty Strategies to Boost Reading Comprehension
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Twenty Strategies to Boost Reading Comprehension will guide you through a quick check of your child's reading comprehension skills, then gives you twenty simple yet powerful tools to help your young reader improve comprehension.
Bridge to Terabithia Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This “Bridge to Terabithia” activity guide by Katherine Patterson is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 15 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler to follow along with the book.
Pumpkins, Spiders and Bats, Oh My!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Pumpkins, Spiders, and Bat’s Oh My! in the classroom.(K-12) These favorites of Halloween will scare up some fun while learning math, crafts, art, writing, research skills, listening skills and reading. Also find tips on how to keep those little ghosts and goblins safe on Halloween Night.
Paused in Polynesia Part 6: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The final chapter in an incredible family journey... with plans dashed due to catastrophic natural disasters, the Anderson family detoured to the South Pacific island of Fiji and then familiar resorts in the islands of Hawaii, before returning home after five months away. Share our last few weeks of adventure, as well as our personal reflections once we returned to our "normal" Canadian lives.
Crunchy Word Problems and Other Brain Challenges
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
As the state and federal testing gets increasingly harder, students are required to solve tougher math problems. This book contains over 400 word problems and questions for mathematical concepts. All the problems and questions have been used in 4th and 5th grade math classes. The problems vary in complexity and include information for modifying them upward or downward to meet a variety of needs.