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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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 2017
The Children of the New Forest by Marryat, Captain. The Children of the New Forest

Provided by amazon.com.

Jul 26, 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 26, 2017
Basic dictations by Sadow, Catherine. Basic dictations

Jul 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 2017

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