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"Ace" Any Test

By: Fry, Ronald W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Franklin Lakes, NJ, Career Press:

Our Product Number: 602104


Unread book. No spine crease. Index. Oversize. 128 pages. The perfect antidote to test stress, "Ace" Any Test walks test-takers through successful test preparation, including reading for maximum retention, researching the teacher's test-giving history, and "psyching up" for test day. View more info

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Science For Fun Experiments

By: Gibson, Gary

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Brookfield, CT, Copper Beech:

Our Product Number: 602498


0.65 x 10.38 x 8.5 Inches. 224 pages. This book of Science for Fun Experiments introduces young children to science in an exciting and informed way. Hands-on experiments provide an entertaining and informative step-by-step guide to basic scientific principles. Simple texts provide a step-by-step guide to each experiment, a brief explanation of why it works, and ideas for further activities. Each experimenet is accompanied by colorful illustrations and appealing ph... View more info

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A Cry for Character: How a Group of Students Cleaned Up Their Rowdy School and Spawned a Wildfire Antidote to the Renegade Columbine Effect

By: Matera, Dary

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Paramus, NJ, Prentice Hall Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 400026


Protected in a removable archival cover. White boards with pale gray spine imprinted with title and author in metallic red. Inscribed, dated, and SIGNED by AUTHOR on free front endpage. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . . 256 pages. Signed by Author. The state of our country's education system is one of the most complex and incendiary issues being discussed today. From government to private industry, from presidential campaign politics to television and radio, ... View more info

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Beyond Book Reports Grades 2-6: 50 Totally Terrific Literature Response Activities That Develop Great Readers and Writers

By: O'Brien-Palmer, Michelle; Driver, Denny

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Jefferson City, MO, Scholastic:

Our Product Number: 605621


Fresh and clean. No spine crease.. 160 pages. 50 Totally Terrific Literature Response Activities That Develop Great Readers and Writers Motivate students' critical thinking and understanding with creative activities such as making a paper genre pizza, creating a character report card and making 3-D story maps. Includes student samples and step-by-step directions. View more info

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School and Society in Victorian Britain: Joseph Payne and the New World of Education

By: Richard Aldrich, Richard

Price: $44.95

Publisher: New York, Garland Pub.:

Our Product Number: 607840


317 pages View more info

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Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why America's Children Feel Good about Themselves but Can't Read, Write, or Add

By: Sykes, Charles J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, St Martins Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 600365


Inscribed, dated and SIGNED by AUTHOR on half title. Index. Stated First Edition: September 1995 with full number line. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 341 pages. Signed by Author. In this book, Sykes argues that the school wars of the 1990s will be the defining cultural and political debate of our time. While many parents bask in the glow of complacency about their own children's education. Dumbing Down Our Kids documents the collapse of standards in our s... View more info