For ages: 5-7, 8-10
Date Added: 2009-08-12 Exercising thinking skills!
“What would you do if…?”
Posed with numerous real-life dilemmas, students are encouraged to use forethought and complete sentences to reach and express their own decisions.
Four quandary situations are presented in each of the 25 lessons in this learning unit. Three involve what may be considered “real life” problems. The fourth... [click here for more]
For ages: 5-7
Date Added: 2009-08-12 Promote a child’s thinking skills with the 22 dictionary and writing activities in this book.
Each exercise spotlights an associated group of words – from “layers of the earth” to “spiny skinned invertebrate animals” to “spheres in nature.”
The “Webbing” technique used throughout the book involves writing each featured word in one of... [click here for more]
Date Added: 2006-11-30 After introducing the ABC's using the Alphabet Teaching Cards and Display Alphabet, make reviewing and using the letters easy by using Alphamats for review. The front of the Alphamat contains all the letters in alphabetical order which makes a handy reference for children just learning letters and sounds. The back of the Alphamat shows upper and lowercase letters and provides lined spaces for the... [click here for more]
For ages: High School
Date Added: 2006-08-17
Written some 40 years after Moby Dick, Melville's Billy Budd is a moving tale of good versus evil. Set aboard a British navy ship at the end of the eighteenth century, a young, innocent sailor's charm amd good nature put the men around him at ease. Ship-life agreed with Billy. He made friends quickly and was well liked, which infuriated John Claggart, the ship's cold-blooded superior officer.... [click here for more]