This book aims to provide parents and teachers a good resource to start when considering homeschooling. It outlines the benefits and downsides of homeschooling and it can be helpful for anyone who wants to learn the whole process of homeschooling from early childhood years through tertiary level. In addition to sample homeschooling curriculum, this book laid out essential learning processes and teaching methods that parents and teachers need to practice and observe when homeschooling.
Humans are natural learners. Many of the authors in this collection of essays begin from a learner-centered, democratic perspective.
Divided into three sections, the first part of the book deals with what constitutes a learner-centered approach to education. The second section addresses how some have implemented this approach. In the last section, learners who have lived learner-centred learning share narratives about their experiences.
Welcome to the digital version of the party game "What’s Missing?"
It’s a great game for improving memory and observation skills, and it’s lots of fun too!
Here’s how to play!
Set your device to display only one page at a time.
Open a page and concentrate on remembering the pictures on that page.
When you think you’re ready, go to the next page.
On this page, one or more objects will be missing from the picture.
Try to remember the object that’s missing.
Horse Lovers Quiz Book contains a lot of knowledge and information with regards to 30 different breeds of horses. To test the reader’s knowledge there is a quiz question for each particular breed to see if the reader has enough knowledge to enable them to identify each breed correctly.
There is a vast range of breeds contained within the quiz originating from different parts of the worlds. They are all different in their own ways whether it be the characteristics of the horse, its temperament, their use or history.
Horse Lovers Quiz Book contains a lot of knowledge and information with regards to many different breeds of horses. To test the reader's knowledge there is a quiz question for each particular breed to see if the reader has enough knowledge to enable them to identify each breed correctly.
There is a vast range of breeds contained within the quiz originating from different parts of the world. They are all different in their own ways whether it be the characteristics of the horse, its temperament, their use or history.
(The Three Little Pigs, The Three Bears, The Wolf and the Seven Kids)
We are happy to introduce you to the new collection of «Favorite Fairy Tales», which consists of «The Three Little Pigs», «The Three Bears», «The Wolf and the Seven Kids». The tales are told by Joseph Jacobs, Robert Southey, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm and illustrated by Viktoriya Dunayeva.
The Trojan War is just a game for the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece, but it’s no laughing matter for Joe and Jemima Lancelot when they find themselves transported back to ancient Troy amidst all the horrors of the deadly conflict.
Still on the trail of their missing parents who are lost somewhere in the mists of time, the twins, together with their friend Charlie and their remarkable talking cat Max, try to prevent the destruction of the famous city.
Can the children persuade the Trojans to reject the Greeks’ gift of the Wooden Horse or will it prove impossible to change the course of history
Skwidge is a young squirrel who was born without a tail. Unhappy with being laughed at because he can't jump or do things the other squirrels do, he decides to run away from home and find himself a tail. Along the way he meets other woodland creatures with different tails - like Justlee Proud, the peacock and Bea Iggeers, the rabbit - who try to help him.
Just when things seem hopeless, Skwidge comes to the rescue of a baby beaver and realizes that being without a tail doesn't make him less of a squirrel.
Age Level: 8 - 12 | Grade Level: 3 - 7
Hal Junior lives aboard a futuristic space station. His mum is chief scientist, his dad cleans air filters and his best mate is Stephen 'Stinky' Binn. As for Hal ... he's a bit of a trouble magnet. He means well, but his wild schemes and crazy plans never turn out as expected!
The Secret Signal will appeal to kids with a sense of humour and a taste for adventure.
Simon Haynes is the Australian author of the Hal Junior and Hal Spacejock series. Hal Junior uses British spelling.
Age Level: 3 - 7
Kids story about the hedgehog and the fox.
Every year, magic counselor Mr. Kent dreads the inventory of his enchanted objects. While he loves playing with the hula hoop that can turn back time and the jump rope that makes you invisible, the item in Cabinet 11 always escapes, and this time, it will be during school hours!
It will take the teamwork of the Troubled Tweens to help Mr. Kent get the magical mayhem returned to its cabinet in his colorful Wall of Wonders.
"The Uninvited Houseguest," the second in NPMA's "The Pest Detectives" eBook series, features the adventures of 9-year-old Nate as he and his family discover they have a mouse in the house! Luckily, Pest Detective Millie and her father, a pest professional, come to the rescue to solve this pest mystery and determine the secret behind their pest predicament. Written by popular lifestyle blogger Jo-Lynne Shane and illustrated by Colleen Madden, "The Uninvited Houseguest" is brought to you by the National Pest Management Association, a non-profit organization committed to the protection of public health, food and property.
Age Level: 3 - 8 | Grade Level: K - 2
A heroic tale of a wizard and knight who must save the princess who has been kidnapped by a dragon.
Louis Witherspoon has little idea just how important he is. After all, at Hinsdale Academy he is known by his classmates as little more than the scrawny kid who was only accepted to the prestigious school because he is the grandson of the janitor…that is, if he’s noticed at all.
But everything changes when Louis’ grandfather suddenly disappears, and he is left with a mysterious map that once belonged to a father Louis has never known. Along with his only two friends, Owen and Sophie, Louis is thrust into another world that he might have found right under his nose, if he had known where to look for it.
It is a story of friendship, hardship and of fantastic adventure. But most of all, it’s the story of three very different classmates who rise to meet the awesome challenges that life has thrown in their way…together. Age Level: 8 - 12 | Grade Level: 3 - 6
Kids love shopping for shoes! Come along on this shoe shopping trip and see all kinds of shoes for each member of the family. Bright, colorful illustrations and simple text will engage beginning readers.
By bestselling children's author Cindy Bracken (a former Kindergarten teacher and elementary librarian).