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How to Humanize Your Online Class with VoiceThread
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
An essential guide for educators seeking a more human connection in their online classes. Written by an educator, the book features examples & video excerpts that demonstrate how to turn an online class into a student-centered learning community with asynchronous audio and video conversations & feedback. Covers accessibility, tips for effective design, and strategies for leaving student feedback.
Third Reality Revealed: Vision, Persistence, and Inventing a New Latino Identity
Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Ernesto Nieto has been the chief architect and driving force behind the National Hispanic Institute, the internationally recognized producer of next-generation Latino leaders. In this must-read for those invested in Latino community leadership, Nieto outlines the personal transformation necessary in crafting and pursuing visions for the future.
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 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.
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.
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.
Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda
Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Although Ernesto Nieto founded the National Hispanic Institute (NHI) in 1979, its story begins during the first part of the twentieth century through the lives of his grandmother and his parents. Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda tells the story of one's man's - and one organization's - triumphs, defeats, and dreams in pursuit of an emerging future for Latinos.
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.
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
What do your novel-in-progress and your journal have in common? Maybe more than you think. Your life, after all, is a story. The tools you need to take your craft to the next level may be hiding right under your nose.
From English Teacher to Learner Coach
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
Help your students get motivated, get organised and get practising! From English Teacher to Learner Coach is for EFL teachers who want successful students, not just successful lessons. More than ever, English learners have opportunities to become competent English users, but they need support to make the most of them. In other words, they need a coach. Give your teaching the coaching twist!
Teach
Price: $59.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
Teach is the teaching guide for Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science. It's a comprehensive eBook with abundant ancillary materials, science-supported teaching strategies, science standards met with SS, selection of teaching schedules, and extensive references and resources. For science teachers only.
How To Write Exam Preparation Materials
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 9. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 21,900. Language: British English. Published: October 4, 2014 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
How are exam preparation materials different from general English language teaching materials? How can a writer construct exam-type tasks that test students’ abilities in the four main skills, as well as grammar and vocabulary? These are two of the questions Roy Norris answers in this module, sharing his wealth of experience gained over more than a decade of ELT writing.
Preschools by the Bay
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 103,430. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Preschool & kindergarten, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » School directories
This book is designed to get parents started on their search for the right preschool for their child. This process is a personal one and each family will approach it in their own unique way. It is the author’s wish that everyone will find some good pointers throughout the book. There is a lot of general information given about the search and specific information about preschool programs.
Theory in Information Behaviour Research
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
A collection of chapters on key theories employed in research into information behaviour, i.e., how people interact with information. The chapters are written by known researchers who have employed the theories in their work.
SOAR: Teaching Yoga to Those in Recovery
Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga
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.
Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with Lightning Speed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Your mind moves at lightning speed. Your writing should, too. FAST is a simple, step-by-step system for writing at the speed of thought. This beloved bestseller outlines the four phases of the writing process: FOCUS your ideas into a writing plan, APPLY the plan by blasting out a draft, STRENGTHEN your work to make it exactly what you want to say, and TWEAK the words to ensure a fast read.
Better Grades, Less Effort
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: 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.
IELTS Essay Booster - One-Stop Destination for The Writing Module!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
IELTS Essay Booster is a Complete IELTS Writing Preparation Book (for both Academic & General Training Modules). It features: - Useful IELTS writing tips - 150 IELTS essays + 50 essay outlines - Vocabulary / Phrases - Common lines to use in IELTS essays and letters - Graph writing tips, strategy and vocabulary - Letter tips and samples - Misspelled words - Confusables - English enhancement tools
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.
Drama Start, drama activities, plays and monologues for young children (ages 3 to 8).
Series: Drama Start, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
‘Drama Start’ is a collection of drama activities, including games, role playing ideas, action poems, plays and monologues, suitable for children between the ages of 3 and 8. It can be used in Early Years’ settings or in primary schools.