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People, Places, Checkmates - Teaching Social Studies with Chess

by Kah / Jun 22, 2013 - 8:22 PM / Social Sciences
Implement the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) curriculum standards in your classroom with People, Places, Checkmates: Teaching Social Studies with Chess. In this unique volume, 15 lesson plans teach culture, history, geography, and citizenship through the history of chess and
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Advancing Social Studies Education through Self-Study Methodology

by Kah / Jun 22, 2013 - 8:18 PM / Social Sciences
Advancing Social Studies Education through Self-Study Methodology provides a collection of works that highlights ways in which self-study of teaching and teacher education practices can advance conversations and knowledge in social studies education. Some of the pieces chosen for this book
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The Bald Bandit (A to Z Mysteries) (book + audio)

by Kah / May 15, 2013 - 8:09 PM / English For Kids

Audio added on June 22, 2013 (K)

B is for Bandit... The Green Lawn Savings Bank has been robbed! When a private detective comes to Dink's door looking for the kid who videotaped the crime, Dink and his friends volunteer to find him.
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Als Zand Door Mijn Vingers

by Kah / Jun 22, 2013 - 6:55 PM / Educational | Les-, leer- en woordenboeken
Wanneer Emma van het Merwe haar zuster Floor bezoekt omdat die jarig is, treft zij een leeg huis aan. Floor, die alleen woont sinds haar man jaren geleden in gezelschap van zijn maîtresse bij een vliegtuigongeluk om het leven is gekomen, is gezien de stapel kranten op de deurmat al geruime
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Building Literacy in Social Studies - Strategies for Improving Comprehension and Critical Thinking

by Kah / Jun 22, 2013 - 6:37 PM / Social Sciences
Preparing students to be active, informed, literate citizens is one of the primary functions of public schools. But how can students become engaged citizens if they can t read, let alone understand, their social studies texts? What can educators--and social studies teachers in particular--do
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A Dictionary of Cantonese Slang

by Kah / Jun 22, 2013 - 6:02 PM / Educational materials
Providing a description and analysis of Hong Kong vernacular Cantonese speech styles, notably the language of the Triad-dominated criminal underworld, of teenagers and of Hong Kong movies and comics, this reference text is arranged alphabetically in both Cantonese and English.

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The Dictionary of Word Origins

by honhungoc / Nov 09, 2011 - 3:42 AM / Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

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The Hutchinson Dictionary of Word Origins

Authoritative etymologies of hundreds of English words, including recently coined terms.

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