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Just Conversations
By Cas Erchamion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
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100+ Easy English dialogues for teachers and students. As the title implies, this book is just about conversations. There are a loads of idioms, phrasal verbs and colloquial expressions for a wide variety of situations and topics.
Why Bullies Bully and What Can Be Done About It
By Jennifer Hancock
Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
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This book is provided free as a way to educate people on why bullies bully and what can be done about bullying to get it to stop.
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.
Faulty Assumptions: Why Blaming Teachers Won't Fix Public Schools
By Jason Davis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
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Faulty Assumptions is a poignant, accessible, and fresh look at the world of public school education guaranteed to challenge the current dialogue about where America should be looking for answers to the nation’s education woes.
Gun Safety Guide
By Vitaly Pedchenko
Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Armed Forces
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Each year we hear about accidents with firearms. They happen because many gun owners don't know simple gun safety rules. This ebook describes how to store, transport, carry and use firearms safely. Its main purpose is to educate new and existing gun owners and to make gun community a little safer. This ebook is free to make it available for all firearms owners.
Haunted House
By Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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Haunted House is a Social Story designed to help parents explain autism to siblings. It uses the metaphor of living in a haunted house to give the reader insight into what it is like to have autism and why they have difficulties living in our world. As it is a basic explanation of autism, it can be used for all family members and the wider social network surrounding the individual with ASD too.
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.
Room On The Broom - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets.
By Peter Fogarty
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: British English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
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Room On The Broom is a fabulous book, full of colour, excitement and action. I have written 16 thinking hat guided reading worksheets which can be used with it. I have 3 about facts, 3 about positive issues in the book, 3 worksheets focus on negative issues, 3 are about the feelings of characters, 3 are how to be more creative and 1 is a mindmap, so children can bring all they now know together.
How to Actually Remember Vocabulary: 51 Strategies for Language Learners
By Erin O'Reilly
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
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Overwhelmed with words? Achieve your goal of mastering vocabulary in your second language with these simple strategies. Learn how to optimize study time and maximize your ability to recall vocabulary.
Vedic Mathematics Made Easy
By Dhaval Bathia
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
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This International Bestselling book on Vedic Mathematics which will help you do calculations and solve complicated math questions in a matter of a few seconds. Extremely helpful for students giving GMAT, GRE, CAT, SAT, CET and other entrance exams. Over 150,000 copies sold in 14 languages worldwide
My Friend James Has Autism!
By Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
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This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
New Age Looping: Skipped Stitch Patterns
By Donna Kallner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
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an introduction to skipped and grouped stitch patterns in New Age Looping
Mary & Friends - Crazy About English - Nursery Green (ages 2-3)
By M.Jo Silva
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
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Mary & Friends - Crazy About English - Making children happy (while they learn) all over the world! Mary & Friends – Crazy About English is a 4 levelled, highly flexible and fun course to help children, 2 to 6 year olds, learn basic skills in English, actively and successfully, at school or at home.
On the Quest - Santorini
By Magdalena Matulewicz
Series: Travel & Learn with Kids'n'Go - Guide to Crosscurricular Home Schooling. Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Kids'n'Go Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
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Go beyond the azure rooftops of Santorini and discover the mysteries and legends the island still hides. Dare yourself swim in its gigantic crater to see the underwater grass fields. Meet the volcano curious inhabitant and solve the puzzle of the sunken city of Atlantis. Get ready for the Quest!
A Year in the Cave
By Rob Guyette
Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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Spend a year in the classroom of public high school teacher Rob Guyette, who created an all-boys English program in De Pere, Wisconsin, that has turned reading from a dreaded task into many boys' favorite subject. Guyette, who attended an all-boys high school 25 years ago, takes readers through the ups and downs of a year as a teacher and shares how he gets boys to read more often -- and like it!
1001 Great Inspirational Quotes
By Peter V.G. Kristiansen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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A great collection of some of the best inspirational quotes of people who have had a major impact on our history. A reference book anybody drafting a presentation or a speech should keep handy.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
By Maggie Sokolik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
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This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.1x, Principles of Written English, the first of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. This workbook offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials for the online course.
Unforgettable Grammar
By Dr Lloyd Yam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,010. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
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Interactive learning is brought to the eReader for the first time (try demo). No more incomplete grammar just to get you through tests, but a comprehensive grammar course to gain a complete overview. The technique of 'Unforgettable Grammar' is employed to make what you need to know unforgettable: there is only one rule in writing, learning two tense rules is sufficient to handle tenses....
Colored Pencils: The Complementary Method Step by Step
By Carrie L. Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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Equine artist Carrie L. Lewis describes step-by-step the process she uses to create colored pencil drawings using the complementary under drawing method.
Teaching English: 10 Proven Ways to Make Shy Students Talk Now
By Greg Strandberg
Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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What do you do when none of your English students will talk? How do you convince shy students to say more than 2 words? Why on earth did you decide to become an ESL teacher? I’ve asked myself those questions before, many times in fact during the 5 years I was an ESL teacher in China. It sucked. This book will tell you what to do about it, with no BS, no false promises, and ideas that work.