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21st century reading - creative thinking and reading with TEDTALKS, 1 by Longshaw, Robin, author. 21st century reading - creative thinking and reading with TEDTALKS, 1

Jul 17, 2017
21st century reading - creative thinking and reading with TEDTALKS. 2 by Blass, Laurie, author. 21st century reading - creative thinking and reading with TEDTALKS. 2

Jul 17, 2017
21st century reading. 3, Student book - creative thinking and reading with TEDTALKS, student book by Blass, Laurie, 1952- author. 21st century reading. 3, Student book - creative thinking and reading with TEDTALKS, student book

21st Century Reading was created through a partnership between TED, a nonprofit dedicated to spreading ideas through short, powerful talks and National Geographic Learning. 21st Century Reading provides the ideal forum for learners of English to make connections with topics ranging from science to business to global issues. Using TED Talks as the springboard to share ideas, this new four-level reading series shows learners how to understand and respond to ideas and content in English.

Jul 17, 2017
21st century reading. 4 - creative thinking and reading with TED Talks by Blass, Laurie, 1952- author. 21st century reading. 4 - creative thinking and reading with TED Talks

21st Century Reading was created through a partnership between TED, a nonprofit dedicated to spreading ideas through short, powerful talks and National Geographic Learning. 21st Century Reading provides the ideal forum for learners of English to make connections with topics ranging from science to business to global issues. Using TED Talks as the springboard to share ideas, this new four-level reading series shows learners how to understand and respond to ideas and content in English.

Jul 17, 2017
A dubious legacy by Kerr, Rosalie. A dubious legacy

In 1944 Henry Tillotson brings his new wife, Mararet, home to his farmhouse in the English countryside. Margaret is a strange, unpleasant woman, determined, it seems, to make Henry's life miserable. 'Poor Henry!' say his friends, as they visit at weekends and holidays. 'What an awful life he has!' But Henry is not at all the sad and disappointed man we might expect him to be. He manages to enjoy life, and indeed, has quite a lot of fun, one way and another... Mary Wesley's story takes a sharp bu

Jul 17, 2017
Accuplacer study guide 2017-2018 - Accuplacer test prep book and practice test review questions for the Accuplacer exam. by Accuplacer study guide 2017-2018 - Accuplacer test prep book and practice test review questions for the Accuplacer exam.

Accepted, Inc.’s Accuplacer Study Guide 2017-2018: Accuplacer Test Prep Book and Practice Test Review Questions for the Accuplacer Exam offers: A detailed overview of what you need to know for Accuplacer, so that you know exactly what to expect on the ACCUPLACER exam. Accepted Inc.’s Accuplacer study guide also covers all of the subjects over which you will be tested. Includes two full Accuplacer practice testsfor you to practice and improve. Test tips and strategies to help you score higher on

Jul 17, 2017
American life by Shipton, Vicky, author. American life

In a series of simplified educational editions for learners of English as a foreign language, this one gives information about modern American life in some of its many facets.

Jul 17, 2017
Apollo 13 by Furnas, Brent, author, adapter. Apollo 13

When their main oxygen tank explodes on the way to the moon, the crew of Apollo 13 use their tiny lunar module as a lifeboat and hope to return to earth.

Jul 17, 2017
Barron's Accuplacer math by Holzer, Tyler S., author. Barron's Accuplacer math

An introduction to the test formats for each of the three ACCUPLACER Math tests: Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, and College-Level Mathematics, with over 1,350 practice questions, including quick drills and comprehensive practice questions that mirror the actual exams, plus hundreds of examples that show readers exactly how to answer questions from each content area. Includes three practice tests that each contain sections for Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, and College-Level Mathematics. Each s

Jul 17, 2017
Basic conversation strategies - learning the art of interactive listening and conversing by Kehe, David. Basic conversation strategies - learning the art of interactive listening and conversing

Jul 17, 2017
Basic dictations by Sadow, Catherine. Basic dictations

Jul 17, 2017
Cracking the TOEFL® iBT by Cracking the TOEFL® iBT

Provides comprehensive reviews of core exam concepts, test-taking strategies, practice drills, listening exercises, and a full-length simulated TOEFL iBT exam with full answer explanations.

Jul 17, 2017
Daily skill builders - general science grades 5-8 by Silvano, Wendi, 1962- Daily skill builders - general science grades 5-8

"Daily skill builders: general science is designed to build skills day by day on what students have previously learned. Each page features two reproducible activities"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 17, 2017
Dead man's island by Escott, John. Dead man's island

Mr Ross lives on an island where no visitors come. He stops people from taking photographs of him. He is young and rich, but he looks sad. And there is one room in his house which is always locked. Carol Sanders and her mother come to the island to work for Mr Ross. Carol soon decides that there is something very strange about Mr Ross. Where did he get his money from? How can a young man buy an island? So she watches, and she listens - and one night she learns what is behind the locked door. --P

Jul 17, 2017
Dice activities for division - quotients, factors, remainders by Saltus, Mary, author. Dice activities for division - quotients, factors, remainders

Focuses on developing mental acuity and fluidity with the concepts of divisor, divident, quotient and remainder.

Jul 17, 2017
Dice activities for mathematical thinking - fluency, understanding, engagement by Saltus, Mary. author. Dice activities for mathematical thinking - fluency, understanding, engagement

Designed to develop fluency with the mathematical concepts of square numbers, square roots, prime numbers, factorials, summation and integers.

Jul 17, 2017
Dice activities for multiplication - facts, fluency, fun by Delani, Chet, author. Dice activities for multiplication - facts, fluency, fun

Designed to develop fluency with multiplication facts 2-12, reinforce number patterns, recognize the commutative property of multiplication, develop game strategy, investigate the probability concept of chance and develop team skills.

Jul 17, 2017
Eat, pray, love - one woman's search for everything by Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- Eat, pray, love - one woman's search for everything

"'Elizabeth Gilbert, a successful writer, had everything -- a husband, friends, a big house in New York. But one day she realized she did not want any of it. Her marriage broke down, and she went through a long, painful divorce. A new relationship brought more heartbreak, deep depression followed, and in desperation, she started to pray. She decided to spend a year without any new relationships, and to travel to Italy, India, and Indonesia, searching for meaning in her life. This memoir is the t

Jul 17, 2017
Extreme sports by Dean, Michael, 1949-, author. Extreme sports

"Up in the air! Down on the ground! Under the water! extreme sports are new, exiting, and dangerous! Learn about extreme sports from aerial ballet to zorbing. Read about the crazy people who love extreme sports. Are extreme sports for you?"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 17, 2017
For the love of language - poetry for every learner by Cecil, Nancy Lee. For the love of language - poetry for every learner

All children are natural poets?even those who are academically at-risk. In For the Love of Language, the author illustrates how literacy scaffolds can release the poet within every child. Explore colour, nonsense, and shape poems; modelled poetry, free verse, alliteration, limericks; haiku, argument, alphabet poems; and many more. Each poetry activity provides a description, an easy-to-follow pattern, lead-in activities, and student-written samples. Winner of Learning Magazine Teachers’ Choice A

Jul 17, 2017
For the love of poetry - literacy scaffolds, extension ideas, and more by Cecil, Nancy Lee. For the love of poetry - literacy scaffolds, extension ideas, and more

Poetry writing, says Nancy Lee Cecil, helps students build self-esteem and express themselves in their own way. In For the Love of Language, the author showed how literacy scaffolds can release the poet in every child. Now, in For the Love of Poetry, the author features 35 new literacy scaffolds. Each provides a description, an easy-to-follow pattern, lead-in activities, and two example poems written by students. Each scaffold also includes cross-curricular extension activities?including math, l

Jul 17, 2017
Go, lovely Rose and other stories by Bates, H. E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905-1974. Go, lovely Rose and other stories

Classics, modern fiction, non-fiction and more. Written for secondary and adult students the Oxford Bookworms Library has seven reading levels from A1-C1 of the CEFR. A warm summer night. The moon shines down on the quiet houses and gardens. Everyone is asleep. Everyone except the man in pyjamas and slippers, standing on the wet grass at the end of his garden, watching and waiting...In these three short stories, H. E. Bates presents ordinary people like you and me. But as we get to know them bet

Jul 17, 2017
Goldfish by Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959. Goldfish

Provided by amazon.com.

Jul 17, 2017
Great dictations - a listening/speaking text for high beginner and low intermediate ESL students by Sadow, Catherine. Great dictations - a listening/speaking text for high beginner and low intermediate ESL students

Jul 17, 2017
Inventions that changed the world by Maule, David, author Inventions that changed the world

Jul 17, 2017
Jim Smiley and his jumping frog and other stories by Taylor, Nancy, 1947-, adapter Jim Smiley and his jumping frog and other stories

Jul 17, 2017
Managing the mean math blues by Ooten, Cheryl. Managing the mean math blues

Jul 17, 2017
Marley and me by Collins, Anne, 1952- author, adaptor Marley and me

"A young husband and wife buy a puppy and call him Marley. Marley gets bigger and bigger, and he is not an easy dog. He eats everything. He breaks things. He doesn't listen. But he loves John and Jenny and they love him. Is this really the story of the world's worse dog?"--From back of book.

Jul 17, 2017
New York by Shipton, Vicky, author. New York

Jul 17, 2017
Painless earth science by Denecke, Edward J. Painless earth science

Presents a guide to the fundamentals of Earth science, including the studies of geology, earthquakes, volcanoes, and climate, and provides quizzes with full explanations of each answer.

Jul 17, 2017
Painless reading comprehension by Jones, Darolyn. Painless reading comprehension

"This book--for junior and senior high school students--asks students meaningful questions about their reading preferences and difficulties and helps them discover what type of reader they are and how to improve overall comprehension. Guided by the author, who is an experienced teacher, students will gain important and useful techniques and exercises to learn how to read with ease, and to comprehend what they are reading. Most important, they discover how to transform a once-arduous task into a

Jul 17, 2017
Pattern explorer - Level 1 by Beigie, Darin, author. Pattern explorer - Level 1

"Mathematics and science can be thought of as a search for patterns and structure. Discovery and insight comes when patterns are recognized and structure is understood. From a developmental perspective, the ability to recognize a pattern signals the transition from concrete to abstract thinking. So having children explore pattern problems helps sensitize them to the discover process that provides a foundaton for authentic learning and abstraction..." - Introduction, p. iv

Jul 17, 2017
Pattern explorer - Level 2 by Beigie, Darin, author. Pattern explorer - Level 2

"Mathematics and science can be thought of as a search for patterns and structure. Discovery and insight comes when patterns are recognized and structure is understood. From a developmental perspective, the ability to recognize a pattern signals the transition from concrete to abstract thinking. So having children explore pattern problems helps sensitize them to the discover process that provides a foundaton for authentic learning and abstraction..." - Introduction, p. iv

Jul 17, 2017
Persuasion by Austen, Jane. author. Persuasion

At nineteen Anne Elliot refuses an offer of marriage from Frederick Wentworth, persuaded to do so by Lady Russell, a friend of her dead mother. Wentworth is a sailor, with no money and an uncertain future, says Lady Russell - just a nobody, certainly not worthy of a baronet's daughter. Eight years later Wentworth returns, a rich and successful captain, looking for a wife. Anne is still unmarried, but Captain Wentworth clearly prefers the company of the two.

Jul 17, 2017
Pirates of the Caribbean - the curse of the black pearl by Trimble, Irene, author. Pirates of the Caribbean - the curse of the black pearl

"Set in the Caribbean Sea in the 17th Century, Jack Sparrow, a gentlemanly rogue of a pirate, teams up with the daughter of a governor to stop the evil plan of a ship of dangerous pirates"--Publisher's description.

Jul 17, 2017
Read this! 1, Teacher's manual by Mackey, Daphne. Read this! 1, Teacher's manual

Jul 17, 2017
Read this! 2 - fascinating stories from the content areas by Mackey, Daphne. Read this! 2 - fascinating stories from the content areas

Jul 17, 2017
Read this! intro - fascinating stories from the content areas by Mackey, Daphne. Read this! intro - fascinating stories from the content areas

"Read This! is a four-book reading series designed for adult and young adult ESL students at the high beginning to intermediate levels. Read This! Intro contains fifteen fascinating stories relating to the fields of Education, Sociology, Science, Marketing, and TV and Film Studies. For example, students read about schools in which students, not teachers make the rules; apartments that are designed to be difficult to live in; and reality TV shows in which the audience likes the meanest judges the

Jul 17, 2017
Read this!. 3 - fascinating stories from the content areas by Savage, Alice, 1962- Read this!. 3 - fascinating stories from the content areas

Jul 17, 2017
Rip Van Winkle and the legend of sleepy hollow by Murphy, Margaret, author, adaptor Rip Van Winkle and the legend of sleepy hollow

Jul 17, 2017
Seedfolks by Fleischman, Paul, author. Seedfolks

One by one, a number of people of varying ages and backgrounds transform a trash-filled inner-city lot into a productive and beautiful garden, and in doing so, the gardeners are themselves transformed

Jul 17, 2017
Seedfolks' companion - Student's work - text for the novel by Flager, Joyce, author. Seedfolks' companion - Student's work - text for the novel

Seedfolks' Companion / Student's Work-Text for the Novel: Teach a novel for ESL? Of course. SEEDFOLKS has infatuated readers of all ages since 1997, and has been chosen as a Citywide Read in communities across the country. The author is Paul Fleishman, a Newberry Award winner - one of many other awards. From the very first page, students won't fail to be drawn into this compelling tale - this work of art. The book is very short. The story is timeless. In thirteen chapters, thirteen apartment hou

Jul 17, 2017
Stranger than fiction - urban myths by Key, Patty, author adapter Stranger than fiction - urban myths

"A man fell from a very tall building. Why didn't he die? Why did a dead woman have a frozen chicken under her hat? What fell out of an old man's ear, and why did everybody laugh? And how did a cow fly? Find the answers in these strange stories"--Publisher's description.

Jul 17, 2017
Student success handbook - strategies for studying, note-taking, reading, and test-taking by DesMarais, Ron. Student success handbook - strategies for studying, note-taking, reading, and test-taking

Jul 17, 2017
The basics of critical thinking by Baker, Michael, author. The basics of critical thinking

"The Basics of Critical Thinking is designed to teach cirtical thinking skills and concepts to upper elementary through middle school students. Many workbooks claim to teach or develop critical thinking skills, but most of these products never define critical thinking or try to teach the meaning to students. This book defines and teaches critical thinking in a way students can understand and apply..." -- p. iii

Jul 17, 2017
The big bag mistake by Escott, John, author. The big bag mistake

Jul 17, 2017
The Children of the New Forest by Marryat, Captain. The Children of the New Forest

Provided by amazon.com.

Jul 17, 2017
The death of Karen Silkwood by Hannam, Joyce. The death of Karen Silkwood

This award-winning collection of adapted classic literature and original stories develops reading skills for low-beginning through advanced students. Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students' reading confidence. Introductions at the beginning of each story, illustrations throughout, and glossaries help build comprehension. Before, during, and after reading activities included in the back of each book strengthen student comprehension. --Publisher

Jul 17, 2017
The discovery of the Americas by Maestro, Betsy. The discovery of the Americas

Discusses both hypothetical and historical voyages of discovery to America by the Phoenicians, Saint Brendan of Ireland, the Vikings, and such later European navigators as Columbus, Cabot, and Magellan.

Jul 17, 2017
The everything American government book - from the Constitution to present-day elections, all you need to understand our democratic system by Ragone, Nick. The everything American government book - from the Constitution to present-day elections, all you need to understand our democratic system

If the confusion following the last presidential election is any indication, the average citizen knows precious little about the democratic system and the laws that affect their daily lives. This book unravels the complexities of our democracy and provides readers with the knowledge necessary to make the right decisions and take an active role in the management of their country. From the roots of American government and the challenges that have helped shape it over the years to its current struc

Jul 17, 2017
The fireboy by Rabley, Stephen, author. The fireboy

"Hapu lives in Ancient Egypt. Hapu's father is ill, but they haven't got any money for a doctor. Hapu makes a beautiful necklace for Queen Cleopatra and takes it to her. But a guard says, 'To home'. How can Hapu meet the Queen and get a doctor for his father?"--Page 4 of cover.

Jul 17, 2017
The girl with green eyes by Escott, John. The girl with green eyes

Classics, modern fiction, non-fiction and more. Written for secondary and adult students the Oxford Bookworms Library has seven reading levels from A1-C1 of the CEFR. Greg is a porter at the Shepton Hotel in New York. When a girl with beautiful green eyes asks him for help, Greg can't say no. The girl's name is Cassie, and she says she is an artist. She tells Greg that her stepfather has her sketchbooks, and now she wants them back. Cassie says her stepfather is staying at Greg's hotel...so what

Jul 17, 2017
The handy math answer book by Barnes-Svarney, Patricia L. The handy math answer book

"The Handy Math Answer Book" is your complete introduction to the world of numbers, from their long history (and hints of the future) to how we use math in our everyday lives.

Jul 17, 2017
The house of the seven gables by Mendenhall, Michael, author adapter The house of the seven gables

The House of the Seven Gables is the home of an important family: the Pyncheons. They have the house and a lot of land, but no money and many problems. Is there a curse on the family? This is the story about money, murder, and love.

Jul 17, 2017
The kiss - love stories from North America by Bassett, Jennifer, author. The kiss - love stories from North America

Jul 17, 2017
The mark of Zorro by Collins, Anne, 1952- The mark of Zorro

Jul 17, 2017
The new Americans - Colonial times, 1620-1689 by Maestro, Betsy. The new Americans - Colonial times, 1620-1689

Traces the competition among the American Indians, French, English, Spanish, and Dutch for land, furs, timber, and other resources of North America.

Jul 17, 2017
The phantom of the opera by Degnan-Veness, Coleen, adapter. The phantom of the opera

Jul 17, 2017
The phantom tollbooth by Juster, Norton, 1929- author. The phantom tollbooth

For Milo, everything’s a bore. When a tollbooth mysteriously appears in his room, he drives through only because he’s got nothing better to do. But on the other side, things seem different. Milo visits the Island of Conclusions (you get there by jumping), learns about time from a ticking watchdog named Tock, and even embarks on a quest to rescue Rhyme and Reason! Somewhere along the way, Milo realizes something astonishing. Life is far from dull. In fact, it’s exciting beyond his wildest dreams.

Jul 17, 2017
The picture of Dorian Gray by McGovern, Kieran, author, adapter. The picture of Dorian Gray

Jul 17, 2017
The wizard of Oz by Walker, Elizabeth. The wizard of Oz

Jul 17, 2017
World folktales by Burke, Kathy. World folktales

Jul 17, 2017
You just wait - a poetry Friday power book by Vardell, Sylvia M., author. You just wait - a poetry Friday power book

"The way the Outside Poems are joined together here with twenty-four new poems by Janet Wong, they form a story featuring Paz, an Asian-Latina soccer player with dreams of stardom in college, the Olympics, and ultimately the World Cup; Lucesita, her feisty movie-loving cousin; and Joe, an older brother with dreams of the NBA. Sylvia Vardell's inventive PowerPlay activities make it easy for writers to get inspired, while her Power2You writing prompts extend learning. Vardell also created extensiv

Jul 17, 2017