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Sixty Words or Phrases Commonly Misused by ESL/EFL Students Preparing for Universities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is for classroom or individual study for students who need to clean up their grammar at the word level in preparation for university-level academic writing. It presents 60 words or phrases that are problematic for advanced non-native students of English, exposing the errors, explaining them, and providing examples of correct usage and opportunities to practice writing.
The Tractor Trailer Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: 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.
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: 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.
Top IELTS Speaking Tips
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Top IELTS Speaking Tips book features essential tips and useful language for each part of the IELTS speaking test to help you increase your band score. It also contains lists of general and specific mistakes to avoid. All the tips were written by our team of IELTS tutors, materials writers and examiners and are based on over 10 years of helping students do well in the IELTS test.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
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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
(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.
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(3.00 from 2 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.
English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.2x, Principles of Written English, the second 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 course to benefit from this second one.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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
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.
How to Pass Delta
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. 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 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.
Torrey Pines Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
What is the most extraordinary summer a child could ever imagine? Would it include going on a midnight grunion run, discovering the mystery of a pool carved into a 48 million year-old rock, standing inches from a mountain lion, assisting with the rescue of a Pygmy Pilot whale, learning how to surf and more? This children’s book is an awe-inspiring, adventure-filled summer of a lifetime!
The MIM eBook: Find your Master in Management with the MSID Methodology
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 24,460. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
MBA, Masters in Management, Finance, Marketing and many more – business schools are now offering more degrees than ever before, but what’s the best program and school for you? Apply the MSID methodology to make the best choice and follow four steps: MOTIVATION, SPECIFICATION, INVESTIGATION, and DECISION. The author is also the founder of the platform "Master in Management Compass" .
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.
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is a grammar dragon? What happens to unicorns when you misuse FANBOYS? This irreverent guide for using our most common punctuation mark will explain.
How To Write Film And Video Activities
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Series: Training Course For ELT Writers. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: British English. Published: March 21, 2015 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
We are living in a video age – and so are our students. In this ebook Kieran Donaghy and Anna Whitcher help the materials writer choose appropriate video for the ELT classroom, and discuss criteria for selection such as syllabus fit, language level, length, relevance and task potential. Once a great video has been chosen, they’ll show you how to write a variety of activities to exploit it.
SOAR: Teaching Yoga to Those in Recovery
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Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Success Over Addiction and Relapse; a comprehensive guide for yoga teachers who wish to teach in recovery and treatment centers and to present addiction recovery infused classes in studios. This book gives outlines and methods for teaching, educates the reader about some concerns in addressing trauma, and provides tools to enhace relapse prevention.
Better Grades, Less Effort
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
This book is for any working professional engaged in on-the-job training programs. It will also help workers master their field and become more competent — more likely to be successful. The book will have special value for students, especially those in high school or college. It will also help elementary school children, though the tips should be read and explained by the parents.
Fifty Ways to Practice Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: 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 reading skills. By applying these methods, you will read faster and better, and remember information longer. You do not need to be living in an English-speaking country or be currently taking an English class to use this book. Good for beginners through advanced levels.
Syllapuzzles: Literature (English)
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
The book is split up into four different sections: poets and their poetry; short story writers and their short stories; novelists and their novels; and dramatists and their dramas. For each writer and their work within each section, there is a separate puzzle. While the first half of Syllapuzzles: Literature (English) consists of the puzzles, the second half consists of their solutions.