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Perfect Poems – 4 Books of Poems for Many Reasons

POEMS FOR IDIOMS – CLEVER POEMS TO EXPLAIN IDIOMS All published by Perfect Poems POB 896 Washington, UT 84780 www.perfectpoems.com Ph: 435-628-3504 Email: mail@perfectpoems.com By Janet Esposito Ask anyone learning the English language, and you will hear that idioms are one of the most difficult things to grasp. Even if you understand all of the […]

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Create a Math Environment – Should Be in Every Classroom

Soft cover, 192 pages Price: $16.95 plus shipping. ISBN# 978-1-929221-02-8 Library of Congress Catalog Card #: 2016910954 Author, Vivian Owens Revised edition: October, 2016 Available on Amazon or http://www.escharpublications.com ======= By Emerson Sandow Ms. Vivian Owens understands the world of teaching children and parents helping classroom teachers as outside-of-school guides and co-teachers. She knows that […]

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Dabble – Fast-Paced Word Board Game

www.inillc.com 7112 Cypress Hill Drive Gaithersburg, Maryland 20879 E-mail: jvohra@inillc.com Review by Jennifer Nairne Like many other families, Thursday night is Game Night at our house. It is a familiar scene to most – Mom, Dad, Grandma, Grandpa, and the kids join around the kitchen table for a friendly board game. We are a vision […]

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Readorium – Ingenious & Affordable Web-based Reading Comprehension & Science Literacy Program

https://www.readorium.com/homeschool/ 201-836-8403 by Michael Leppert Readorium is a revolutionary, web-based reading comprehension and science program (for students in grades 3-8) that allows any student at any reading level to develop his/her skills and knowledge, while enjoying it at the same time. Recent brain research has demonstrated that in developing or improving a skill, new synapses […]

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World Peace Game & Teacher, John Hunter

http://worldpeacegame.org/ by Emerson Sandow There is a documentary film called World Peace and Other Fourth Grade Achievements that is a must-see for any parent or teacher who wants insight into the fascinating capabilities of a fourth-grade class by watching one in in Charlottesville, Virginia, in action. This is accomplished by playing a live action game […]

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BioCorp Preserved Specimens for Dissection & Anatomical Models

www.biologyproducts.com By Albert McQueen BiologyProducts.com, the website of BioCorp, is a one-stop shop for all biology- and anatomy-lab supplies. If you plan on having your student perform a dissection, or if you just need an anatomical model or display, you can find what you need here. BiologyProducts.com offers a wide range of preserved specimens, from […]

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Channies’ Handwriting Workbooks Are Awesome!

www.channies.com 877-231-3723 “This is the first tool that I have utilized that has had significant and consistent impact on my students’ handwriting. Not only have students developed the skills necessary to form their letters appropriately, but when they are ready to transition to regular paper they carry those skills over to their daily writing.” — […]

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King Alfred’s English — Literacy in Britain & the New World for Students, Grades 7 – 12

http://www.theshorterword.com/ Author’s E-mail: laurie@theshorterword.com King Alfred’s English by Laurie White, is the perfect book for middle and high school students to illuminate the history and relevance of English in England and ultimately, the United States. King Alfred, Alfred the Great, lived from 849 to 899 A.D. and successfully defended his country against the Viking invaders. […]

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Wordly Wise 3000 Vocabulary & Reading Comprehension

Age Range: 4-18 Cost Range: Starts at $11.50 Subject: Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension Website: www.wordlywise3000.com Ph: 800-225-5750 By Matt Barnabei Wordly Wise 3000 is a dynamic and interactive vocabulary program. The words chosen for Wordly Wise 3000 were selected to expand critical grade level vocabulary and improve reading comprehension. There are a total of 12 books […]

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Easy Grammar Systems – Grammar texts for grades 2-12

www.easygrammar.com P.O. Box 25970 Scottsdale, AZ 85255 Email: jenny@easygrammar.com Phone: 800-641-6015 Reviewed by Jennifer Nairne Easy Grammar Systems has developed a series of texts for students that finally make the English language approachable for everyone. Struggling students, English Language Learners, accelerated students — all children can benefit from using this innovative approach to grammar instruction. […]

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