Books tagged: learning disabilities

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Legacy of the Blue Heron: Living with Learning Disabilities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2010 by Oxton House Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A moving personal account of coping with learning disabilities by a severe dyslexic who became an engineer, businessman, boat-builder, and president of the Learning Disabilities Association of America. This entertaining storyteller's experiences lead to wise, common-sense advice for solving many problems faced by students, parents, and educators. (The Introduction explains the book's title.)
Quinton's Reading Rainbow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Quinton returns in this second short story, and finds that he's having difficulty in school. With the help of his loving Grandfather Briscoe, and the patience of his school teacher, Quinton finds new ways to learn as he discovers he has dyslexia. Read as Quinton's mind, body, and soul take flight in this adorable short story.
Dynamic Learning Styles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
This book is designed to help anyone from the age of 8 to 80 years old to find out the best way in which they can learn more quickly and effectively and remember what they learn. No long-winded descriptions and unnecessary reading - this book gets straight to the point and teaches the methods quickly and easily from page one. Ideal for teachers, parents, children and adults of all ages.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Daveland is a darkly humorous memoir written like a novel about a man who leaves everything to write and travel. He thought he would chase a little Spanish and tango, only to find that something was chasing him. Welcome to Daveland.
An Accidental Advocate: A mother's journey with her exceptional son
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A health care consultant turned education advocate, Kathryn Burke is the parent of a son with learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. An Accidental Advocate chronicles her journey to identify her son's challenges and obtain supports necessary to address his needs. Also described are the steep learning curve and emotions that accompany being her son's advocate.
Homeschooling Boys - Gaining Maximum Success from Minimum Cooperation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
What do you do when life gives you boys to raise? In Tina Razzell’s case the answer is homeschool them. In her fifteen years as a homeschool mom she’s discovered that life with boys is neither easy, nor predictable but can always be made to work with creativity and patience. She shares in this book her trials and successes homeschooling her four children, three of them male.
How I Learned
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
Help! My Grandchild Has ADHD
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Attention deficit disorder (ADD-ADHD), Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
What should you know about your grandchild’s ADHD? What do the parents of these children wish they could tell you about their needs and the stress in their lives? Loaded with practical honest advice and ideas, this is written with the grandparents in mind. This is the book that parents will want to buy for the grandparents, and grandparents will want to buy for themselves.
The Rhythm of the Game
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
How far should you go to win a little league baseball game? This time it was Blake that was sucked into the vortex; Blake Curtis, the only player with Down syndrome to ever play in the FABL, was coming to the plate next, brought by design as the weak hitter with two outs and a runner on third. Blake Curtis might possibly be the last batter for his team in the championship game.