Young Adult Education & Reference Books

The Women Who Made Me a Feminist

A collection of essays on incredible historical, contemporary and fictional women who inspired author Matt Killeen to become a feminist and create his own feminist hero in debut novel Orphan Monster Spy. From WWII secret agent Violette Szabo to Katniss Everdeen, star of The Hunger Games, Crimean War nurse Mary Secole, physicist Lise Meitner, musician Alanis Morissette and more, their stories are eye-opening and empowering. Powerful, fascinating and thought-provoking, these essays are released to celebrate International Women’s Day and the publication of Orphan Monster Spy – a debut WWII spy thriller featuring a brand-new female hero who readers are calling ‘unforgettable’, ‘kick-ass’, ‘awesome’, ‘empowering’, ‘daring’, ‘compelling’ and ‘unyielding’.

Using Brainpower in the Classroom: Five Steps to Accelerate Learning

This book offers a realistic, practical and accessible model to allow teachers to incorporate the best of recent brain-based research into their teaching. The five steps involve: making learning multi-sensoryensuring activities match the dominant intelligence of the learnermatching types of learning to the gender of pupilsusing the lesson structure to fit the natural attention span of the brainmanaging the classroom environment to make it brain-friendly and active in supporting learning. Illustrated throughout with classroom examples from a wide range of subject areas, the book is highly practical in its focus and the ideas it contains can easily be adapted to work with all age ranges and types of school.

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (with 4 Book Trailers): New Illustrated Edition with Original Drawings by W.W. Denslow, & with 4 Book Trailers by Wirton Arvott

This ebook contains two parts.- The first part includes four illustrated short stories (book trailers) inspired by the original masterpiece of L. Frank Baum, and based on the original illustrations of W.W. Denslow (these four illustrated short stories are also available in video format).- The second part is the original novel of L. Frank Baum. The text is the complete and unabridged April 1900 edition by L. Frank Baum. Some other original illustrations by W. W. Denslow are used to introduce each chapter. All illustrations have been restored, reworked, and enhanced for this ebook edition.** Rotate your device in landscape mode for a better visualisation of images. §The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a children's novel written by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by W. W. Denslow. The novel was originally published by the George M. Hill Company in Chicago in 1900, and it has since been reprinted countless times, most often under the name The Wizard of Oz, which is the name of both the 1902 play and the well-known 1939 film adaptation. The story chronicles the adventures of a young girl named Dorothy Gale in the Land of Oz, after being swept away from her Kansas farm home in a tornado.The novel is one of the best-known stories in American popular culture and has been widely translated. Its initial success, and the success of the popular 1902 Broadway musical which Baum adapted from his original story, led to Baum's writing and having published thirteen more Oz books.The text of the novel is complete and unabridged. §Learn or improve your Italian by reading the bilingual edition of this ebook. You'll find one of the most faithful translation of this masterpiece. An easy to read paragraph by paragraph English-Italian parallel text version:http://smarturl.it/wizardOz(short url for your local country Amazon search)Other bilingual parallel text ebooks by th same editor: http://smarturl.it/Dual-Language?(short url for your local country Amazon search)§the wonderful wizard of oz by l. frank baumthe wonderful wizard of oz book the wonderful wizard of oz baum the wonderful wizard of oz frank baum the wonderful wizard of oz collection

Words without Walls: Teaching Guide

A Teaching and Study Guide for Words without Walls: Writers on Addiction, Violence, and Incarceration

Awesome Types of Blog Post: Blog Post and Categories

Tutorial on blogging. Blog post types and blog categories.