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Making Key Stage 3 Count: How to Improve Pupil Progress in Years 7, 8 and 9
Price: $18.99 USD. Words: 64,920. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016 by Autus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Making Key Stage 3 Count will help you to: ensure your curriculum offer is broad and balanced and that teaching is of a high quality; improve the transition from Key Stage 2 to 3; ensure assessment and tracking is robust and focuses on the needs of disadvantaged pupils in order to close achievement gaps; and ensure homework helps pupils to make good progress.
Reading and the Brain: a Primer on the Evolution of Language
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Drawing upon 35 years experience Noel Eastwood examines the history of Britain's settlement as the foundations of English language; the history of writing and how the English language progressed from Runes to Latin script and the neurological processes involved when we read and speak. Ideal for parents and educators on the origins of English and the brain's role in language.
Resilience: Stories of Adult Learning
You set the price! Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016 by RaPAL (Research and Practice in Adult Literacies). Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
This is a collection of learner stories, in their own words and with some helpful contributions by tutors along the way. It is testimony to the resilience of human lives, the critical role of lifelong learning, and how adult literacies weave through our journeys, visibly and invisibly.
Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door: Essays on the Misunderstandings of Public Education
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Every day, your neighbors, politicians, and business owners complain about the failure of schools and call for change without ever setting foot in them. Criticism abounds regarding what schools are doing (and how they’re doing it wrong). In Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door, Larry White examines how repeated, misguided attempts at reform undermine schools’ efforts to prepare students for the future.
Dreaming About The Many What To Do's While In Brooklyn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Daddy Daughter Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
When Kids Nap, Their Imagination Begins! Several kids fall asleep and dream about the many different things they could do while in Brooklyn. Their creative minds wander off on a journey to explore all the beautiful, educational, athletic and fun activities to do all over Brooklyn, NY. Are they ready for the many cool discoveries and new experiences they learn on their wonderful adventure?
Los coloridos cuentos sin color
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: Spanish. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dragones, caballeros y princesas, son algunos de los personajes que podrás encontrar en este libro lleno de relatos que te harán reflexionar y sentir las experiencias que vive cada uno en sus historias. No te pierdas ninguna de ellas, y compártelas con quienes más quieras. Están recomendados para personas de todas las edades, pero sobre todo, para aquellos que disfrutan darle color a su vida.
Reading and Writing in Freshman English
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Freshman composition instructors will not find a more affordable basic textbook for their cash-strapped students. This book focuses on total literacy, with emphasis given to reading comprehension of increasingly challenging texts.
Adult Literacy Help Reading and Writing
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Picture book designed to help teach adult complete beginners to both read and write. The book introduces no more than eight new words on every page and the PDF version is designed to be printed out so the student can then copy and learn to write the words as well as read them.
My Brother's Keeper
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book is intended to empower our boys, our men, and the women who love them. It explores the fundamental principles to rebuild, reconcile, and restore the lives of boys and men, who are faced with the repercussions of race. My Brother's Keeper, unveils the quest to discover one's identity, in a world of inequities.
Tearing Us Apart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Gay, goth, and Vietnamese, Julian never expected high school to be anything but a place to escape as quickly as possible. He certainly never expected to find romance with Slam Duncan, the star of the basketball team. But Duncan’s love comes with a price. Is it one Julian is willing to pay?