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From Root to Fruit: The Common KURA TM (Know, Understand, Relate, and Apply) A Democratic Approach to STEM Education
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 1 review)
A new approach to teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) to students of all ages and backgrounds using the new KURA (Know, Understand, Relate, and Apply).This manual is written with students, parents, and educators in mind with examples.
Fifty Ways to Teach Them Grammar: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Many textbooks do a fine job of presenting grammar to students. However, some students or classes need more practice after they’ve finished the exercises in their textbook. This guide provides imaginative and enjoyable games, drills, and activities to practice different grammatical structures such as verb tenses, articles, phrasal verbs, relative clauses, modals, word forms, syntax, and more.
How to Pass Delta
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This book is packed with practical tips and advice on how to get the most out of the Delta. Each unit has a discovery activity and comprehensive tips for each part of the three Delta modules. Written by someone with extensive experience of working with the Delta, as both a tutor and examiner, it provide you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Vanishing Point: How to disappear in America without a trace
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
Disappearing in America among overwhelming surveillance and law enforcement technology is difficult, whether fleeing a violent domestic situation, fleeing from law enforcement, or just wishing to drop out and rebuild one's life under a new identity, disappearing is difficult. This book offers hints, suggestions, and opinions on how to vanish from society in America and how to rebuild a new life.
Smart Study: How to Study Less and Get More
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(4.00 from 1 review)
From receiving 5% on her first test at law school, Jane Genovese finally walked away with an award for reaching the top 2% in her university. How did she do it? In this comic (40 pages), Jane shares her personal experience of grappling with studies through school and university to achieve great results. Her strategies and advice will help you to improve your memory, concentration and grad
The NHapi Beginner's Guide
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
The NHapi Beginner’s Guide is meant for developers who are taking their first steps in the implementation of HL7 communication with .Net application using NHapi. Since both HL7 and NHapi have a steep learning curve, this guide will help you take the first plunge. Even if you are more experienced working with NHapi this guide is also a reference guide to fall back upon.
Fifty Ways to Teach Them Speaking: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Teaching English as a second or foreign language is full of challenges: How do you hold students' interest? How do you ensure that they get enough practice to really learn? This guide gives you a variety of drills, games, techniques, methods, and ideas to help your students master English. For beginning to advanced levels; many tips require little to no preparation or special materials.
Chinese Education in Singapore: An Untold Story of Conflict and Change
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This unauthorized account is a colorful story of secret societies and their wars, of Sinitic languages and dialects, and of suppressions by a colonial government in a free port. Its pages are not crammed with historical facts and dates, but filled with the experiences of Chinese migrants over 200 years. It is an impression of their achievements and a witness to their weakness of character.
Search Engine Testing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
Search Engines that were initially introduced to serve as a reference for information retrieval eventually invaded human lives. As of today, the end-to-end process is either not known or happens to be incorrectly interpreted by many. The current book is an attempt to bridge the gap.
State of Mind in the Classroom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
State of Mind in the Classroom asserts three simple, fundamental principles that govern healthy learning, and the “caring and connectedness” from adults that are essential to childrens’ success in school, and life.
For Teachers With Love
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,110. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
For Teachers with Love: Helping Educators become Significant is a collection of educational wisdom that reflects the rich career of one of Israel's most beloved educators. For thirty years, between 1978 and 2008, Dr. Ora Zohar taught in the School of Education at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, where she founded and directed the National Center for Staff Development and the Principals' Center.
Bank Fundamentals: An Introduction to the World of Finance and Banking
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This booklet is an introduction to banking for people that work in the finance industry but don't have a financial back ground. Finance is not Rocket Science: after reading this short booklet you will understand the core activities of banks and income sources. Further you will get why the 2008 financial crisis was possible and understand why Central banks and politicians (should) act.
Experimental Practice in ELT: Walk on the wild side
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is a unique resource for English-language teachers who want to experiment in the classroom and for Cambridge Delta module 2 candidates completing their Experimental Practice assignment. It covers 5 key areas of experimental practice: Dogme, lexical chunking, corpora, translation 2.0 and CLIL. It also includes downloadable PDFs of sample lesson plans for each area.
Grammar Without Tears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Learn while you laugh, laugh while you learn, with this short guide to the most egregious errors commonly made in English.
2015 California Real Estate Exam Prep Questions and Answers - Study Guide to Passing the Salesperson Real Estate License Exam Effortlessly [LIMITED EDITION]
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Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012 by Fun Science Group. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests
Are you looking to pass the California Real Estate Salesperson Exam effortlessly on your 1st try? If you are, then this book is for you. This Real Estate Study Guide contains over 750 real estate exam questions and answers with full explanations. It includes a real estate MATH ONLY portion, a real estate VOCABULARY ONLY exam as well as the simulated California STATE exam questions and answers.
The Clinician’s Guide To Response Elaboration Training for Aphasia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
This Recipe SLP guide provides a step-by-step how-to for implementing Response Elaboration Training and Modified RET for individuals with aphasia. This evidence-based guide explains the theory behind RET, describes tips, modifications, and variations for implementation, briefly summarizes published findings on patient outcomes, and provides active links to online resources.
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Common Core. NCLB. Differentiation. A through G. Race To The Top. Despite all this, why does the Achievement Gap persist? Why do kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills? From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we've disposed of technical/vocational education in an attempt to get all kids university ready, capable of being successful at the university or not.
Enlighten Me! The Great Gatsby
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Whether you need a refresher, clarification, or a summary of The Great Gatsby, this guide is for you. It tells the story that the novel tells, but in one-quarter of the words and in contemporary language. Interspersed within this telling are in-line commentary and notes that provide historical context and cultural context, highlight important quotes, and identify motifs and examples of themes.
Lessons in Sustainable Happiness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
As educators strive to transform education towards 21st century learning, we are hearing calls for incorporating innovation, creativity, digital literacy, character education, entrepreneurship, and much more. What if we embraced a vision of wellbeing for all, sustainably? What if we sought happiness and well-being for all, while respecting the natural environment that sustains us?