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Hi-lo nonfiction passeges for struggling readers, level 4-5 by

Hi-lo nonfiction passeges for struggling readers, level 4-5

Jul 31, 2014
It's alive - math like you've never known it before- and like you may never know it again by Kleiman, Asa.

It's alive - math like you've never known it before- and like you may never know it again

A collection of problems based on known, but offbeat, scientific facts designed to teach children to translate statements and questions into mathematical equations. Includes step-by-step solutions in the back of the book.

Jul 31, 2014
It's alive-- and kicking - math like you've never known it before- and like you may never know it again by Kleiman, Asa.

It's alive-- and kicking - math like you've never known it before- and like you may never know it again

Jul 28, 2014
Many Points Make A Point - Data And Graphs - Teacher Book by Schmitt, Mary Jane, author.

Many Points Make A Point - Data And Graphs - Teacher Book

Jul 31, 2014
Mastering grammar by Muschla, Gary Robert.

Mastering grammar

Helpful instruction and plenty of practice for students grades 6-8 to expand their grammar and vocabulary skills.

Jul 31, 2014
Mastering vocabulary by Muschla, Gary Robert.

Mastering vocabulary

This title provides helpful instruction and plenty of practice for your child to master the basics of vocabulary. Having a strong grasp of vocabulary is essential for your child to read and write with confidence. "Practice Makes Perfect: Mastering Vocabulary" gives your child bite-sized explanations of the subject, with engaging exercises that keep her or him motivated and excited to learn. They can practice the vocabulary they find challenging, polish skills they've mastered, and stretch themse

Jul 31, 2014
Math for humans - teaching math through 8 intelligences by Wahl, Mark (H. Mark)

Math for humans - teaching math through 8 intelligences

Jul 31, 2014
Math projects by Stulgis-Blalock, Joyce A.

Math projects

"Math projects correlates to NCTM standards and specific math concepts, helping teachers to coordinate exciting group and individual projects for their students"--Back cover.

Jul 31, 2014
Math stories for problem solving success - ready-to-use activities based on real-life situations, grades 6-12 by Overholt, James L.

Math stories for problem solving success - ready-to-use activities based on real-life situations, grades 6-12

This second edition offers updated true-to-life situations designed to motivate teenagers to use math skills for solving everyday problems. It features short stories followed by sets of problems related to the stories that are correlated to the standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.--[book cover].

Jul 31, 2014
Mathability - math in the real world by Cain, Michael.

Mathability - math in the real world

A program to build youngster's math problem-solving abilities and also to show them practical applications for the things they learn in their math classes.

Jul 31, 2014
Mathematics - a basic introduction by Graham, Alan, 1947- author.

Mathematics - a basic introduction

The book covers all the basic areas of mathematics including calculating, fractions, decimals, percentages, measuring, graphs and formulae. Each chapter includes not only an explanation of the knowledge and skills you need, but also worked examples and test questions.

Jul 31, 2014
More stories to solve - fifteen folktales from around the world by Shannon, George.

More stories to solve - fifteen folktales from around the world

Fifteen brief folktales in which there is a mystery or problem that the reader is invited to solve before the resolution is presented.

Jul 31, 2014
Occumatics (reproducibles in binder) by

Occumatics (reproducibles in binder)

Jul 31, 2014
On-the-job math mysteries - real-life math from exciting careers by Tyler, Marya Washington.

On-the-job math mysteries - real-life math from exciting careers

"The math problems are tied to NCTM standards, and students will use skills such as selecting an operation, determining place value, using fractions and decimals, working with geometry, applying measurement skills, estimating, and recording and analyzing data to solve them."--Pg.4 of cover.

Jul 31, 2014
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 31, 2014
Painless speaking by Mary Elizabeth (Mary Elizabeth Podhaizer)

Painless speaking

Discusses oral communication from the mechanics of speaking, through effects of culture, to conversational speech, reading alone or aloud, memorized or extemporaneous speaking, and more.

Jul 31, 2014
Practice makes perfect grammar, grades 4 to 8 by

Practice makes perfect grammar, grades 4 to 8

Jul 31, 2014
Reading comprehension activity books, reading level 2.0 to 5.0 by

Reading comprehension activity books, reading level 2.0 to 5.0

Jul 31, 2014
Real-world math by Rhodes, Genene.

Real-world math

Gives the teacher workbook materials to help students relate their math skills to the problems they will encounter in adult life, such as personal budgeting, major purchases, figuring discounts, balancing a checkbook, etc.

Jul 31, 2014
Science question of the day - 180 standards-based questions that engage students in quick review of key content--and get them ready for the tests by Finton, Nancy.

Science question of the day - 180 standards-based questions that engage students in quick review of key content--and get them ready for the tests

A few minutes a day is all it takes to get students ready for the science tests! Use this collection of short, thought-provoking questions to introduce or review key topics, such as animal adaptation, ecosystems, weather, the solar system, matter, and energy. Students also get practice in critical thinking, reading charts and graphs, using models, and more. Great for starting the day or engaging fast finishers.

Jul 31, 2014