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Your Memoir: Getting Started, Keeping Going
By Denis Ledoux
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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Your Memoir: Get Started is full of proven ideas and approaches to successfully move you from wanting to write to producing the finished family stories or memoirs you know will be a treasured legacy for your children and grandchildren.
Let's Play Math: How Homeschooling Families Can Learn Math Together, and Enjoy It!
By Denise Gaskins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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If you are like many homeschooling parents, math is not your favorite subject. Would you like to break out of the textbook mold and explore math through “living” books and activities? Whether you hope to replace your math program or just to supplement it, Denise Gaskins will show you how to turn math into a learning adventure for the whole family.
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
Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio
By Don Keith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General
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Amateur or "ham" radio is enjoying a resurgence, welcoming thousands to the excitement of the hobby. This hundred-year-old pastime continues to keep up with the times but also leads the way in technical innovations. Ham operator and bestselling author Don Keith (call sign N4KC) mixes easy-to-understand advice with fictional stories to show what the hobby is all about in the 21st century.
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.
Writing Enrichment - The Basics of Good Creative Writing
By Kate Walker
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: Australian English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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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.
Apptivities for Business English
By Pete Sharma
Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
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This ground-breaking eBook looks at apps for business English students. It presents apps chosen by the authors in the following categories: language skills; language (grammar / vocabulary / pronunciation) and finally, business. Each app is described briefly; then, exciting ideas for using the app in the language classroom are given, plus ideas for students to use the app autonomously.
Step By Step Stories - A New Approach to Writing
By Kate Walker
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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A totally new way to Teach & Learn story craft & creative writing. Exercises honed in the classroom by a well-published, professional author. For Teachers - Home Schoolers - Young Solo Writers. No pre-class prep. Open the book & read. Sample download will give you the intro, plus Exercise 1 to trial. Students love this approach. It makes them feel like real writers.
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!
Active World Explorers - The Ultimate Family Adventure Book One
By Witold Matulewicz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013 by Kids'n'Go Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Non-formal education
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Who lives on the volcano on Santorini and serves Greek coffee to tourists? What does pizza have to do with Aloe Vera? Where in Europe can you find an entrance to a magic forest with fighting knights and secret burrows? And where can you smell the biggest stinky poop in the world? This book will help you figure out how to turn your family trip into a great developmental adventure wherever you go!
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.
Word Wizard : GRE Vocabulary With Memory Tricks
By Prasad Raju V V N R Pathapati
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,440. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
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Welcome to the Dr Raju’s world of Memory tricks that introduce proven techniques into vocabulary learning experience.In this book approximately 2000 words with Vocabulary Memory tricks are designed for anyone wishing to build a stronger vocabulary. However, they are particularly recommended for students studying for Scholastic Aptitude test (SAT), and Graduate Record Examination (GRE), and TOEFL.
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.
Reasoning and Debate: A Handbook and a Textbook
By Jensen DG. Mañebog
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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Ultimately, this book humbly aims to empower readers to be critical so as to purify information, detect misinformation, prejudice, propaganda, spin, or deception, and thereby minimize the risk of advocating untruthful beliefs. Providing training in correct reasoning and debate, this work could save you from making bad decisions like devoting your time and resources to a false religion/ideology.
The Edible Alphabet
By Sandra Frank, Ed.D, RDN, LD
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
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A unique way to teach the alphabet while introducing new foods. The graphic designs are made from foods representing each letter. Nutrition information is available for the highlighted foods. A visual design of MyPlate is included.
Most Treasured Birthday Quotes
By Ingrid Renner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
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Have you ever wanted to convey unique and heartfelt birthday wishes to someone special in your life, but have had trouble finding perfect thing to say? Your search may be over. This book contains101 of the top reader rated quotes, with beautiful illustrations on each page, that will help you immensely and will be your guide in wishing your loved ones a happy birthday in your own special way.