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The Ultimate Tree House Project: Project Kids Adventure #1
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
The Ultimate Tree House Project introduces basic Project Management concepts to children through an entertaining, funny story and simple lessons taught to one of the children by her father who is (of course) a Project Manager. She applies what she has learned and suddenly the girls are leaping ahead of the boys who had “just started building" - without a plan. Illustrated by Mathew Frauenstein
The Scariest Haunted House Project - Ever!: Project Kids Adventures #2
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
A surprise announcement brings the Project Kids back together in a two-school competition to build the best Halloween display. Armed with Vampires, Goblins, Zombies, Ghosts and the lessons they learned on their previous adventure, it seems like there is no way they can lose! Join the Project Kids as they embark on their bravest adventure yet – to build the Scariest Haunted House – Ever.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writers get published.
Answers May Vary: Essays on Teaching English as a Second Language
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,100. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Twenty-five essays on teaching English as a second language by renowned ELT materials writer and teacher trainer Dorothy Zemach. The wide variety of topics include classroom management, testing and assessment, teaching reading strategies, coping with cheating and plagiarism, teaching visual learners, culture shock, the value of a non-native teacher, and recognizing and overcoming teacher burnout.
The Tractor Trailer Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Driver education
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This is the second edition of The Tractor Trailer Book, a manual filled with tips and suggestions for the new driver on how to maneuver tractor trailers. This book contains everything from the first edition plus two new chapters: Backing Basics and Delivery Examples. This edition has 58 diagrams illustrating situations that a driver encounters on a typical work day.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 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.
Academic Reading Circles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Academic Reading Circles by Tyson Seburn is a teacher-resource book that explains and exemplifies an intensive reading approach aimed at improving learner engagement with and understanding of concepts in non-fiction texts, like those encountered in higher education courses. Through the book, teachers not only learn how to implement this approach, but see it exemplified on a sample text.
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.
Fifty Ways to Teach with Technology: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
From laptops to smartphones, IC recorders to video cameras, desktop software to cloud-based services, the technological devices available to educators influence the way we teach. Whether you wish to use students’ own mobile devices, conduct an effective and engaging lesson in a CALL lab, or simply expand your list of language learning websites, this book has a wide selection of ideas for you.
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad is a tutorial for programmers new to NinjaTrader's NinjaScript programming environment. It provides the new NinjaScript programmer with an understanding of the underlying structure, data, key classes, and efficient techniques for writing NinjaScript indicators. The Launch Pad can shave days off the difficult learning curve.
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,940. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Hickey's Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter, by Nicole L. Rivera explores Harry’s story as a guide to life’s deepest truths. Discover wisdom about friendship, courage, loyalty, and love.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
How to Pass Delta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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 provides you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.
Past Life Regression: A Manual for Hypnotherapists to Conduct Effective Past Life Regression Sessions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
This book introduces many ways and techniques in details from the beginning to the end of how to conduct an effective Past Life Regression session, with a lot of client cases as examples. It is suitable mostly for hypnosis professionals and interested general public, as it is full of scripts and reveals details step-by-step methods.
The Kids' Guide to Business
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,130. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
This book provides a kid-friendly approach to introduce, prepare, and launch kids into business. Kids take steps to develop a business and are easily engaged in business as they explore business basics and advanced business principles using the lemonade stand business case. Many business principles are taught from this simple business model of a roadside kiosk.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Psychology Textbook 10th Edition: By David G. Myers -- Summary, Review & Study Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Trying to dominate the material before class? Or just cramming for a mid-term? Either way, here's your unofficial companion to David G. Myers' textbook Psychology, 10th Edition. Each chapter-by-chapter summary contains a Chapter Overview, Section-by-Section summary paragraphs, Terms & Definitions, Key Take-Aways, and Review Questions & Answers. Download it and start studying right now!
Journaling to Become a Better Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
You’ve heard it said, “Good writers keep journals.” But are you exploiting everything your journal has to offer? Relieved of the burden of creating a story, you can focus on simply telling it well. Learn how to sketch from life models through seven techniques you can practice in your journal and apply directly to fiction.
Academic and Business Writing, Workbook 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Principles of Written English, the third of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first and second courses to benefit from this third one.
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public education, Shop Class, what we once called Vocational Education, has mostly been eliminated, but wonder why kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Technical/Vocational Ed and teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds expansion of the Achievement Gap.