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Teaching Writing to Children Part Two: Expository and Persuasive Writing
Series: Teaching Writing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The genres of expository writing and persuasion are covered in this book. Each lesson has a description of the writing genre, how to practice in class, teaching ideas, and ways to display student work. Lessons on bookmaking and publishing are included. Great for writing teachers and homeschoolers.
Funforms, A New Math Learning System
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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Funforms is a new math symbol system. Unlike Roman Numerals, it is iconic and ideographic. It makes the continuity between whole numbers and fractions easily understood. It is a binary tally mark place order system. It is a math second language, giving the learner the opportunity to review what s/he learned before s/he had fully developed critical thinking skills. Try it, you'll like it!
Writing Enrichment - The Basics of Good Creative Writing
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: Australian English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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NOT another book about coming up with ideas for stories, but how to actually WRITE them! These exercises are crafted around the specific process whereby students learn to write. (See introduction.) Low stress for teachers & students alike. No pre-class prep. Open the booklet & read. Also suit homeschoolers. A radically new approach, originally developed for students with learning difficulties.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
The IRS and Your Homeschool Organization
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
When does a homeschool organization have to deal with the IRS? The pros and cons of tax exempt 501c3 status for homeschool organizations. Is it needed? Is it worth it? Also covered are non profit incorporation, the application process, and how to maintain tax exempt status.
Taking the Mystery Out of Learning Styles
Series: Learning Styles Made Simple, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles
Learn how your children learn and how to teach them effectively so they can learn efficiently. This book is an in-depth look at the everyday behaviors and personality traits that reveal learning styles, and it shows how to expand your students' learning abilities for success now and throughout their lives.
Write Hard: Prompts, Prods, and Pep-Talks for Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Nobody said writing fiction was going to be easy. Take chances, make the courageous, daring choice. Write hard. No one wants to read another version of what's come before. No one wants the same thing, warmed over, and served cold. This is a time to be bold and foolish with your writing; you just might like the outcome.
The Ultimate Guide for Using Technology in Homeschool
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Educational software
The Ultimate Guide for Using Technology in Homeschool is filled with all the information you need to take your homeschool to the next level by using technology. Do you struggle to connect with your kids through technology? Do you have a student that gets bored with their studies? This book will help you understand and use technology better.
The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
This homeschool literature unit study does NOT include the original book, The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston. This is a companion study guide, which includes 15 lessons, unit projects, vocabulary/spelling lists, reading quizzes, schedules, and essay questions. The Creature Department is full of scientific wizardry, and is a great homeschool literature unit for tech-savvy students.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
How To Homeschool Your Children
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This guide examines several different areas of homeschooling, including: - Making the decision to homeschool - Scheduling - Choosing Your Curriculum - Legal Issues - Socialization The guide includes step-by-step instructions and pinpointed lists of both what to do and what not to do.
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.
Create Your Own Successful Homeschooling Program: A Practical Money-Saving Method for Designing Lessons, Worksheets, Projects, Assessment, and Even Your Own Homeschooling Curriculum!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Education
This is a do-it-yourself book for homeschooling parents who want to save money, customize their child's education, and create an optimal learning environment. By designing your own lessons, worksheets, projects, and assessment you will tailor your program to your child's needs. This book explains what homeschooling is, why you want to do it, and how to set up your own program. Get started today!
Diagnostic Tools to Help the Homeschooling Parent
Series: Learning Styles Made Simple, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles
Diagnostic Tools to Help the Homeschooling Parent contains four fun and simple quizzes that are amazingly accurate and surprisingly reliable. Find insight, direction and answers to the questions that homeschooling parents ask every June & January: Am I using the homeschooling method that is the best fit for my family? Am I teaching my kids in the way they learn best? Am I doing enough?
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.