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Making and Using Machinima in the Language Classroom
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Creating and using machinima in the language classroom is a guide to encourage teachers and learners to create videos in virtual worlds (machinima) for enhancing language lessons. Although the book is not specifically about learning or teaching in virtual worlds it does help and gives instructions for the reader to access and be able to use Second Life for the purpose of machinima making.
Speaking Activities That Don't Suck
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One of the most painful aspects of any TEFL job is getting the students to speak. Far too many teachers exhaust themselves trying to entertain and motivate surly or shy students - but yet again English Teacher X is here to help. Here is a book full of clear, succint, and EFFECTIVE ways to give your students NO CHOICE but to produce HUGE AMOUNTS of English in a variety of classroom situations.
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A few well-chosen words can fire the imagination and evoke images, but badly written manuscripts will damage your reputation as an author and chase away readers. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
English Common Core Mobile Activities
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Use these 150+ mobile activities to help your students achieve the ELA CCSS in Language, Speaking and Listening, Reading and Writing. These easy-to-implement activities, organized by Anchor Statements, actively engage your students. More than half the activities are non-fiction. For grades 6-12 but activities can easily be adapted down or up. Most apps are free and for both Android and iPad.
IELTS Essay Booster - One-Stop Destination for The Writing Module!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
Striker Jones doesn't need a magnifying glass to solve the crime, and neither will your students! Written for children ages 7-10, Striker teaches basic economics, including supply and demand, trade-offs, prices, and risk. Each story comes with a lesson plan for you to use to draw out the economic lessons with your class, including vocabulary, fun activities, and assignments!
How to Humanize Your Online Class with VoiceThread
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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.
Word Wizard : GRE Vocabulary With Memory Tricks
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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.
Autism Spectrum Disorder 100 Pages of ASD Life Skills Exercises
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
The life skills exercises are a means of addressing the needs of ASD affected children by making practical information related to the adaptive functioning accessible to caregivers and professionals. Exercises are fun and creative and all children should enjoy participating in the applied learning.
Religion: History and Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
War, Power, Greed, Jihad, Inquisition, Crusades and Extremists, all words we associate with religion. Shamans, priests, prophets and magicians, servants of the gods, mediums of power, or frauds? 22 religions, examined, exposed and deciphered. Religion: History and Mystery explores the ancient and modern religions which have dominated the world for 6000 years.
English 101 Series: 101 Model Answers for IELTS Writing Task 2 - set 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,220. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
Many candidates like to use model answers when they are preparing for the IELTS speaking and writing modules. This book provides 101 model answers for Writing Task 2, including essays on many of the most recent questions asked during 2013 and the beginning of 2014. The 101 essays have been divided into 12 topic areas.
A Quick Reference to Business Analysis
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information management
“A quick reference to Business Analysis” is a guide for the aspiring business analysts which will help them in learning the concepts and techniques. The book understands the plight of the business analysts who are not domain experts and assists in learning and growing in the discipline of business analysis. A guide for amateurs and the mode of revision for professionals;
100 Things Awesome Teachers Do
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
New to teaching and want some good ideas? Been in teaching a while and looking for some fresh things to try? 100 Things Awesome Teachers Do is like a breaktime chat between teachers who share things they have found work for them. Bursting with ideas about things awesome teachers use, this book should give newbies and seasoned pros something new to try out!
Roadmap to your Master in Business Degree 2014
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,910. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
Any business school will tell you that its MBA, Master in Management, or Master in Finance is the best. But the real question is: What's the best school for you? This book provides a framework that allows graduates and professionals to analyze schools and programs such that they find the optimal program: The ideal Master that maximizes the career benefits at reasonable costs.
Ielts Writing Task 2 – 99 Essays Band 8 – Academic and General
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,080. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
Are you still using rote memorization to recall ideas and vocabulary? Are you still leaving things until the last minute? Are you still finding IELTS Writing worrisome? This part is written by a current IELTS examiners. Having been an examiner for several years and having taught IELTS courses, they are familiar with the main problems students face when preparing to take the writing module.
Hypothesis Testing Made Simple
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,680. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Statistics
(5.00 from 1 review)
This tutorial is intended to help readers do four things: (1) Decide if their data gathering activity can yield numerical data that will permit a meaningful hypothesis test. (2) If it will, decide any of the tests described would be useful. (3) If so, apply that test, and (4) Adequately explain the results.
Drama Start Two: Drama activities and plays for children (ages 9 -12)
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Series: Drama Start, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Drama Start 2 is a collection of drama activities and plays suitable for children between the ages of nine and twelve. This book is also suitable for anyone working with children in a setting where drama is used, such as community groups, out-of-school care facilities, therapeutic group work and so on.
The Decalogue for Parents and Children - How to Successfully Raise Our Children
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Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
The difference between a positive action and a negative one, between a good deed and a bad deed lies in our intention: a deed done out of a negative intention becomes bad (even if it has no negative consequences) and a deed coming from a good intention becomes good, even if the outcome is not always a good one.
The Art of Urban Survival - A family safety and self defense manual
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment
This is an encyclopedia of crime prevention and disaster preparedness knowledge that covers a wide spectrum from; what to do if your child has been abducted, to how to decontaminate after being exposed to nuclear fallout. From; how to tell if someone is lying, to the three basic tactics used by predators.
How to Teach Online Without Selling Your Soul: Build Your Own e-Learning Business, Create Unique Content And Work From Anywhere
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
How To Teach Online Without Selling Your Soul is an unflinching look at the educational landscape of both present, past and future.